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Smith, George W.: When Lincoln came to Egypt, 1940
Collection Description & Creator Information
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Bifolium, 8vo; illustrative portrait of Lincoln on front cover; prospectus announcing "A new Lincoln book--with much new matter". Also gives author biography and a note on the book's production, "set in 12 point Kenntonian type, printed on Virgil White Wove antique paper...designed by Hal W. Trovillion...End papers, consisting of a pictorial map of Southern Illinois, tracing various places visited by Lincoln, drawn by William J. Goodacre, distinguished illustrator and map-maker of Santa Barbara." Order blank on bottom of back page. Brown text, previous folds.
Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.
Author: Smith, George W.
Herrin, Illinois: Trovillion Private Press
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Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.
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Open for research.
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Smith, George W.: When Lincoln came to Egypt; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
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- Firestone Library (ex): Box B-000878