Lincolniana Bibliotheca

1996

A bibliography of books, pamphlets, and periodicals
dealing with Abraham Lincoln published in 1996.

1996-1 thru 1996-99
J1996-1 thru J1996-11

Compiled by Daniel E. Pearson

Abraham Lincoln Association (1996-1)
(Photo of Lincoln in background) Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association Volume 17 · Number 1 · Winter 1996 (cover title) [Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois]
Book, paper, 9" x 6", (4) 87 (5) pp., illus. Single issue price: $14.00.

Abraham Lincoln Association (1996-2)
(Photo of Lincoln in background) Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association Volume 17 · Number 2 · Summer 1996 (cover title) [Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois]
Book, paper, 9" x 6", (4) 87 (5) pp., illus. Single issue price: $14.00.

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop (1996-3)
Americana Lincolniana The Civil War Presidents Books Autographs Photographs (photo of Lincoln calling card) 316 (Logo) Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. 357 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60610 312 /944-3085 FAX 312 /944-5549 Catalog 134 (cover title) [1996]
Book, paper, 8-1 2" x 5-1 2", (81) pp., illus. $3.00.

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop (1996-4)
Americana Lincolniana The Civil War Presidents Books Autographs Photographs Ephemera (photo of Lincoln fan) 95A (Logo) Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. 357 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60610 312/ 944-3085 FAX 312 /944-5549 Catalog 135 (cover title) [1996]
Book, paper, 8-1 2" x 5-1 2", (50) pp., illus. $3.00.

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop (1996-5)
Americana Lincolniana The Civil War The Mexican War Presidents Books Autographs Photographs Ephemera (photo of playing cards) 290 (Logo) Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. 357 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60610 312/ 944-3085 FAX 312 /944-5549 Catalog 136 (cover title) [1996]
Book, paper, 8-1 2" x 5-1 2", (62) pp., illus. $3.00.

Alford, Terry, editor (1996-6)
John Wilkes Booth (rule) A Sister's Memoir by Asia Booth Clarke Edited and With an Introduction by Terry Alford University Press of Mississippi Jackson [1996]
Book, cloth, 8-3/4" x 5-3/4", xvii p., 151 pp., illus. A reprint of M3611, The Unlocked Book A Memoir of John Wilkes Booth by His Sister... (New York: G.P. Putnam Sons, 1938).

Anderson, Shane M. (1996-7)*
The Complete Lincoln Cent Encyclopedia. Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1996. 144 pp., illus. $14.95.

Association of Lincoln Presenters (1996-86)*
Lincarnations. The Newsletter of the Association of Lincoln Presenters. Spring 1996 thru Fall 1996.
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1/2". Published in Spring and Fall.

Baker, Lafayette C. (1996-94)
History of the United States Secret Service. Bowie, MD: Heritage Press, 1996. 2 volumes. ISBN 1556136609. $27.00

Bartlett, Blair Everett (1996-89)*
The Descendants of Doctor Hans and Sarah (nee Roeloffson) Kierstead and How They Are Connected with President Abraham Lincoln and Anneker Jans (Former Owner of the Trinity Church Estates in New York City, 1612-1996). Saint John, New Brunswick: B. E. Bartlett, 1996.

Barnes, Thomas G. (1998-99)
Lincoln The Lawyer (rule) Frederick Trevor hill (rule) Notes From the Editor (cover title) [Delran, NJ: Legal Classics Library, 1996]
Pamphlet, paper, 7-1/4" x 4-1/4", 26 pp. Pamphlet to accompany the reprint of Frederick Trevor hill's Lincoln the Lawyer (see 1996-29).

Bates, David Homer. (1996-8)*
Lincoln in the Telegraph Office: Recollections of the United States Military Telegraph Corps During the Civil War. Earlyville, VA: Old Books Publisher, 1996. viii p., 432 pp., illus.

Birkner, Michael J. (1996-9)
James Buchanan and the Political Crisis of the 1850s Edited by Michael J. Birkner (publisher's imprint) Selinsgrove: Susquehanna University Press London: Associated University Presses [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-1/2" x 6-3/8", 215 pp., illus. Essay by William E. Gienapp, "'No Bed of Roses': James Buchanan, Abraham Lincoln, and Presidential Leadership in the Civil War Era," pp. 93-122; James Buchanan, the Election of 1860, and the Demise of Jacksonian Politics," by Peter Knupfer, pp. 146-170.

Boritt, Gabor S., editor (1996-10)
Of the People, By the People, For the People And Other Quotations by Abraham Lincoln Gabor S. Boritt and Jakob B. Boritt Deborah R. Huso Peter C. Vermilyea (publisher's device) Columbia University Press New York [1996]
Book, cloth, 6-5/8" x 5-1/2", xxiv p., 162 pp. $19.95.

Boritt, Gabor S., editor (1996-11)
Why the Civil War Came Edited by Gabor S. Boritt Essays by David W. Blight Gabor S. Boritt William W. Freehling William E. Gienapp Glenna Matthews Charles Royster Mark Wahlgren Summers New York Oxford Oxford University Press · 1996
Book, cloth, 8-1 2" x 5-7 8", xvii p., 2253 (1) pp., illus. Price $25.00. Chapter 1 is "'And the War Came'? Abraham Lincoln and the Question of Individual Responsibility" by Gabor Boritt; Chapter 4 is "The Crisis of American Democracy: The Political System and the Coming of the Civil War" by William E. Gienapp. $25.00.

Boslooper, Thomas David (1996-12)*
Robert H. Browne, M.D. (1835-1909), of Bloomington and Mahomet, Illinois; Kirksville, Missouri, and Wichita, Kansas: A Biographer of Abraham Lincoln. Tampa, FL: Thomas Boslooper, 1996.

Browne, Ray B., editor. (1996-13)
Lincoln-Lore: Lincoln in the Popular Mind 2nd Edition edited by Ray B. Browne with a foreword by Russel B. Nye Bowling Green State University Press Bowling Green, OH 43403 [1996]
Book, cloth, 9" x 6", (5) p., 344 pp., illus. $49.95.

1996-13a. Same as above but soft bound. $19.95.

Burlingame, Michael, editor. (1996-14)
An Oral History of Abraham Lincoln (rule) John G. Nicolay's Interviews And Essays Edited by Michael Burlingame Southern Illinois University Press (rule) Carbondale and Edwardsville [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-1/4" x 6-1/4", xix p., 167 (1) pp. A transcription of interviews conducted by Nicolay during preparation for writing the biography of Lincoln produced with John Hay. The book also contains two articles written for, and rejected, by Century magazine. $29.95.

Charnwood, Godfrey Rathbone Benson, Lord (1996-15)
Abraham Lincoln Lord Charnwood Introduction by Peter W. Schramm Madison Books Lanham · New York · London [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-1/4" 6-1/4", vi (1) p., 347 pp. $24.95.

Chicago Historical Society (1996-16)
Chicago History The Magazine of the Chicago Historical Society Spring 1996 Volume XXV, Number 1
Pamphlet, paper, 10-1 4" x 7-1 2", 72 pp., Illus. Price $5.00. Special Lincoln number with articles by Merrill Peterson and Russell Lewis.

Christian, George L. (1996-90)*
The Life and Character of Abraham Lincoln: Monster or Messiah? Birmingham, AL: Society for Biblical and Southern Studies, 1996.

Davis, Rodney O. (1996-17)
"Success . . . Which Gave Him So Much Satisfaction": Lincoln in the Black Hawk War Historical Bulletin Number 52 Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin Racine, Wisconsin 1996
Pamphlet, paper, 9" x 6", 30 pp., illus. Limited to 250 copies.

Donald, David Herbert (1996-18)
Lincoln (three stars) David Herbert Donald The Library (publisher's imprint) of the Presidents Bound in Genuine Leather The Easton Press Norwalk, Connecticutt [1996]
Book, leather, 9-1/2" x 6-1/2", 714 pp., illus. $48.00.

Donald, David Herbert (1996-18)
Lincoln (rule) David Herbert Donald Simon & Schuster New York London Toronto Sydney Tokyo Singapore [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-1/2" x 6-1/2", 714 pp., illus. $35.00.

Donald, David, editor (1996-19)
Why the North Won the Civil War (rule) Essays by Henry Steele Commager Richard N. Current T. Harry Williams Norman A. Graebner David Herbert Donald David M. Potter Edited by David Herbert Donald A Touchstone Book Published by Simon & Schuster [1996]
Book, paper, 8-3/8" x 5-1/2"127 pp. $9.00. Examines views on the "economic, military, diplomatic, social, and political reasons behind the Confederacy's defeat." The essay by Henry Steele Commager was never before published.

Dr. Samuel Mudd Newsletter (1996-85)
Dr. Samuel Mudd Newsletter (Illustration) George McNamara 3428 Hess Street Philadelphia, PA Volume 7, No. 1, January/February 1996 through Volume 7, No. 2, November 1996
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2. Various pagination. Published in January/February, and November.

Dr. Samuel A. Mudd Society, Inc. (1996-84)
(Illustration) The Dr. Samuel A. Mudd Society, Inc. P.O. Box 1043 La Plata, Maryland 20646 Volume 17 - No. 1, March 1996 to Vol. 17 - No. 4, December 1996 Newsletter Editor-Louise Mudd Arehart
Newsletter, paper, photocopied, 11" x 8-1/2", 4 pp. Published in March, June, September and December.

Eiselein, Gregory (1996-88)*
Literature and Humanitarian Reform in the Civil War. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1996. ISBN 0253330424. $29.95. Chapter 5, titled "Whitman and the Humanitarian Possibilities of Lilacs, spans pages 115-133.

Fehrenbacher, Don E. and Virginia Fehrenbacher (1996-20)
Recollected Words Of Abraham Lincoln Compiled and Edited by Don E. Fehrenbacher and Virginia Fehrenbacher (device) Stanford University Press, Stanford, California 1996
Book, cloth, 9-1/2" x 6-1/2", liv p., 592 (1) pp. $60.00. Compilation of words spoken or attributed to Abraham Lincoln.

Fields, Wayne (1996-21)*
Union of Words: A History of Presidential Eloquence. New York: Free Press, 1996. 9-1/2" x 6-3/8". $25.00.

Fischer, Heinz-Dietrich, editor, with Erika K. Fischer (1996-22)*
General Nonfiction Awards, 1962-1993: From the Election of John F. Kennedy to a Retrospect of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Volume number 9 of The Pulitzer Prize Archive. Munchen, New Providence: K.G. Sauer, 1996. lii p., 362 pp., illus. $100.00.

Friends of the Lilly Library, comp. (1996-23)*
Abraham Lincoln: Lilly Library, January 12-March 30, 1996. Bloomington, IN: Friends of the Lilly Library, 1996.

Gould, William B. (1996-24)*
Lincoln, Labor, and the Black Military: The Legacy Provided. Washington, D.C.: Officer's Club, 1996.

Groth, Alexander J. (1996-25)*
Lincoln: Authoritarian Savior. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1996. v p., 232 pp. $29.50.

Haggerty, Brian (1996-26)*
Teaching Guide for Russell Freedman's Lincoln: A Photobiography. Menlo Park, CA: Addison-Wesley, 1996.

Hand, Chuck (1996-27)
Lincoln Catalog #6 (silhouette) [Chuck Hand, Paris, IL, 1996]
Pamphlet, paper, 8-1 2" x 5-1 2", 39 pp.

Hartman-Cox Architects (1996-28)*
Analysis of the Copper-Alloy Ceiling Beams and Translucent Marble Ceiling Panels for the Lincoln Memorial. Washington, D.C.: Hartman-Cox Architects; John G. Waite Associates, Architects, 1996. viii, 551 pp., illus.

Hill, Frederick Trevor (1996-29)
This Special edition of Lincoln The Lawyer by Frederick Trevor Hill (device) Has Been Privately Printed for the Members of The Legal Classics Library [New York, 1996]
Book, leather, 8-1/4" x 5-3/4", (3) xviii p., 332 (1) pp., illus. Book available by subscription only from Legal Classics Library. Accompanied by a 26 page pamphlet by Thomas G. Barnes (see 1996-99).

Holubesko, Alan (1996-30)*
Taking the High Road: An Exploration and Workable Perspective of Character Building. Norwich, CT: A & L Publishers, 1996. xii p., 158 pp. $17.95. A look at personal character using Abraham Lincoln as an example.

Humes, James C. (1996-31)
James C. Humes The Wit & Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln A Treasury of More Than 650 Quotations and Anecdotes With a Foreword by Lamar Alexander HarperCollins Publishers [1996]
Book, cloth, 6-1 2" x 5-1 2", xviii (1) p., 250 pp. Price $20.00.

Journal Of The Lincoln Assassination (1996-32)
Journal of the Lincoln Assassination Vol. X, Number 1 April, 1996 to Vol. X, Number 3 December, 1996 © Copyright 1996 by Frederick Hatch [Autograph Press, San Antonio, Texas]
Newsletter, paper, photocopied, 11" x 8-1 2", illus. 3 issues. Number 1, 20 pp., number 2, 21-40 pp., number 3, 41--60 pp.

Kerner, Fred, editor (1996-33)
A Treasury of Lincoln Quotations Compiled and Edited by Fred Kerner (publisher's device) Americana House, Inc. A Division of Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. Chicago, Illinois [1996]
Book, paper, 8-1/2" x 5-3/8", xix(3) p., 320 pp. Reprint of the 1965 book with new introduction written by Harold Holzer. $20.00.

Kysor, Kenneth (1996-91)*
The Saga of a Deed to Bounty Land: From President Abraham Lincoln to Jeremy Wooster. Little Valley< NY: K. Kysor, 1996.

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers (1996-34)
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers (rule) (photograph of Lincoln and Hamlin banner) In Association With Abraham Lincoln Book Shop (rule) A Highly Important Sale of Lincolniana and The U.S. Civil War (cover title) [Chicago, 1996]
Book, paper, 10-5/8" x 8-1/4", (108) pp., illus. $18.00.

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers (1996-35)
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers (rule) (photograph of Lincoln bust) Books and Manuscripts from the Inventory of Ralph Geoffrey Newman (cover title) [Chicago, 1996]
Book, paper, 10-5/8" x 8-1/4", (128) pp., illus. $18.00. Lists 1,002 lots, with about 1/2 being Lincolniana.

Lilly Library (1996-93)
Abraham Lincoln Honest Old Abe (picture of Lincoln) Lilly Library January 12 - March 30, 1996 [Bloomington, IN]
Pamphlet, paper, 5-1/2" x 8-1/2", (12) pp., illus. Published to accompany an exhibition of Lincoln material from the Lilly Library collection, curated by Cecil K. Byrd.

Lincoln College (1996-36)

(Illustration) Lincoln Newsletter A Publication Of The Lincoln College Museum Volume XIV, Number 1, Spring 1996 to Volume XIV, Number 4, Winter 1996 [Lincoln IL, Lincoln College]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", illus. 4 Issues, all 8 pp. each. Fall 1996 and Winter 1996 issues misidentified "Volume XIV, Number 3" and "Volume XIV, Number 4" respectively. One year (4 issues) subscription $10.00.

Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin (1996-37)
(Illustration) The Lincoln Ledger A Publication of the Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin Volume 3, Number 4 February, 1995 [1996]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", illus. 16 pp. Issued July, 1996. This newsletter in a benefit of membership in the LFW.

Lincoln Group of Florida (1996-38)
Lincoln Group of Florida Newsletter. January 1996 to September 1996.
Newsletter, paper, photocopied, 11" x 8-1 2", illus. Newsletter is a benefit of membership in the group.

Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia (1996-39)
The Lincolnian. Volume IX Number 3 January-February 1996 to Volume X Number 2 November-December 1996.
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 8 pp., illus. 6 issues. Newsletter is a benefit of membership in the group.

Lincoln Legal Papers, The (1996-40)
(Illustration) Lincoln Legal Briefs Quarterly Newsletter of The Lincoln Legal Papers A Documentary History of the Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln, 1836-1861 January-March, 1996 Number 37 to October-December, 1996 Number 40 [Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Springfield, IL]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 2 pp. 4 Issues. January-March (Number 37), April-June (Number 38), July-September (Number 39), October-December (Number 40), and 1996 Annual Report. The newsletter is sent free to all contributors.

Lincoln Memorial Shrine (1996-41)
(Silhouette of Lincoln) Lincoln Memorial Association Newsletter Spring 1996 Volume 25 Number 1 to Winter 1996 Volume 25 Number 4 A Publication of the Lincoln Shrine Redlands, California
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 8 pp. Number 1,8 pp.; Number 2 & 3, 12 pp.; Number 4, 8 pp.

Lincoln Memorial University (1996-42)
Lincoln Letters * A publication Of The Abraham Lincoln Museum * Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate, TN 35552
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 4 pp. Issues dated Winter 1996 and Fall 1996. This newsletter is sent free to all donors to the Museum.

Lincoln Memorial University (1996-43)
Lincoln Herald (Device) Spring 1996 Vol. 98, No. 1 [Harrogate, Tennessee]
Pamphlet, paper, 10-1 8" x 7-1 8", 40 pp., illus. Single issue, Price $5.00

Lincoln Memorial University (1996-44)
Same as above, except this is Vol. 98, No. 2, Summer, 1996. 41-76 pp.

Lincoln Memorial University (1996-45)
Same as above, except this is Vol. 98, No. 3, Fall, 1996. 77- pp.

Lincoln Memorial University (1996-46)
Same as above, except this is Vol. 98, No. 4, Winter, 1996. 141-184 pp.

Lincoln Legal Papers, The (1996-47)
(Illustration) Lincoln Legal Briefs Quarterly Newsletter of The Lincoln Legal Papers A Documentary History of the Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln, 1836-1861 January-March, 1996 Number 37 to October-December, 1996 Number 40 [Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Springfield, IL]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 2 pp. 4 Issues. January-March (Number 37) 4 pp., April-June (Number 38) 2 pp., July-September (Number 39) 4 pp., October-December (Number 40), and 1996 Annual Report.

Lincoln Museum, The (1996-48)
Lincoln Lore Winter 1996 Number 1843 (photo of Lincoln Emancipation inkwell) The Bulletin of The Lincoln Museum (cover title) [Fort Wayne, IN]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 16 pp., illus. A 13 page supplement to Frank J. Williams' article "Lincolniana in 1995," (photocopied, 11" x 8-1 2") published separately. Published quarterly by the Lincoln Museum.

Lincoln Museum, The (1996-49)
Lincoln Lore Spring 1996 (Print of Lincoln) Number 1844 The Bulletin of The Lincoln Museum (cover title) [Fort Wayne, IN]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 12 pp., illus.

Lincoln Museum, The (1996-50)
Lincoln Lore Summer 1996 (Photo of Lincoln and McClellan at Antietam) Number 1845 The Bulletin of The Lincoln Museum (cover title) {Fort Wayne, IN]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 12 pp., illus.

Lincoln Museum, The (1996-51)
Lincoln Lore Winter 1997 (prints of presidents Washington to F. Roosevelt) Number 1846 The Bulletin of The Lincoln Museum (cover title) [Fort Wayne, IN]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 12 pp., illus. A misprint identifies this Fall, 1996 issue as Winter 1997.

Long, David E.(1996-52)
"A Good Definition Of The Word Liberty": Abraham Lincoln and the Preservation of Democratic Government (rule) David E. Long Eastern Carolina University (rule) Lincoln Memorial Shrine Redlands, California February 12, 1996
Pamphlet, paper, 9-1/4' x 5-5/8", 15 pp. Lecture delivered at the Sixty-Fourth Annual Lincoln Dinner at the Lincoln Memorial Shrine.

Long, John (1996-96)
The Law of Illinois (illustration of Lincoln) Volume II Lincoln's Cases Before the Illinois Supreme Court, From His Return To the Practice of Law to His Return to Politics [Shiloh, IL: The Illinois Co, 1996]
Book, paper, 8-1/4" x 5-1/4", v p., 269 pp.

Louisiana Lincoln Group (1996-53)
(Caricature of Lincoln) Louisiana Lincolnator Volume 2, Number 2 Winter 1996 through Volume 3, Number 1, Fall 1996 [Louisiana Lincoln Group, Shreveport, LA]
Newsletter, photocopied, 11" x 8-1 2". Vol. 2, No. 2, x pp.; Vol. 2 No. 3, xx pp.; Vol. 2, No. 4 6 pp.; Vol. 3, No. 1, 8 pp.; illus. Price for 1 year subscription (4 issues) is $5.00.

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts (1996-54)
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts (Logo) Book Catalogue No. 5 Books, Pamphlets, Autographs & Ephemera Relating to Abraham Lincoln (portrait of Lincoln by Ostendorf)You Know, It's Hard Tellin' What Folks Won't Collect These Days... [Galena, IL, 1996]
Pamphlet, paper, 9" x 6", 143 pp. Contains a list of 1,100 items of Lincolniana.

Mazrim, Robert, project director (1996-55)*
Archaeological Investigations of Two "Forgotten" Households at Lincoln's New Salem Historic Site. Springfield, IL: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, 1996.

Mazrim, Robert, project director (1996-56)*
Further Archaeological Investigations at Lincoln's New Salem Historic Site: Evidence for the First Joshua Miller Residence and Blacksmith Shop. Springfield, IL: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, 1996.

McClure, Alexander K. (1996-57)
Abraham Lincoln And Men Of War-Times Some Personal Recollections Of War And Politics During The Lincoln Administration A.K. McClure Fourth Edition Introduction to the Bison Books Edition by James A. Rawley University Of Nebraska Press Lincoln And London [1996]
Book, paper, 7-7/8" x 5-1/4", 496 pp., illus. $19.95.

McPherson, James M. (1996-58)
Drawn With the Sword James M. McPherson Reflections on the American Civil War New York Oxford Oxford University Press 1996
Book, cloth, 8-1/2" x 5-3/4", xiv p., 258 pp. $25.00. Section IV is titled, "The Enduring Lincoln," and contains three essays about the 16th president.

McPherson, James M. (1996-95)
Sunburst Communications (publisher's device) The Lighthouse Group Presents His Name Was Lincoln A Multimedia Biography by James M. McPherson Author of Battle Cry of Freedom o Recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for History Narrated by Michael Moriarity featuring Academy Award Nominee Chris Sarandon as the Voice of Lincoln Double CD-ROM Set! (cover title) [Pleasantville, NY]
Book, 11-1/2" x 10-1/4". A 3-ring binder containing the following elements: User's Guide, 11" x 8-1/2", 17 pp., rectos only, illus.; Resource Guide, 11" x 8-1/2", 100 pp., illus.; 2 CD-ROMs and 1 pp. license agreement. Intended as a teaching tool, this multi-media look at Lincoln's life is compatible with both Macintosh and Windows platforms. $99.95.

Miller, William Lee (1996-59)
Arguing About Slavery The Great Battle in the United States Congress (illustration of slave) William Lee Miller (publisher's device) New York Alfred A. Knopf 1996
Book, cloth, 9-1/2" x 6-1/2", x p., 577 (2) pp. Examines the Congressional battle over slavery, between the years 1835 to 1845, during which Lincoln served for a time as a Whig Congressman from Illinois.

New Salem Lincoln League (1996-97)
The Prairie Picayune Lincoln's New Salem Newsletter Volume 1 Number 6 January-February 1996 through Volume 2 Number 5 November-December 1996
Newsletter, 11" x 8-1/2", 8 pp. each. Newsletter intended for volunteers at Lincoln's New Salem State Park.

Niven, John (1996-60)
The Salmon P. Chase Papers Volume 3 Correspondence, 1858-March 1863 (device) John Niven, Editor James P. McClure, Senior Associate Editor Leigh Johnsen, Associate Editor The Kent State University Press Kent, Ohio, and London, England [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-1/2" x 6-3/8", xxxi p. 450 pp. $45.00.

Ostendorf, Lloyd (1996-61)
Abraham Lincoln The Boy · The Man By Lloyd Ostendorf illustrated by the author A Pictorial Biography (rule) El Nino · El Hombre Por Lloyd Ostendorf illustrado poe el autor Una Biografia Pictorica [Springfield, IL: Phillip H. Wagner, 1996]
Book, paper, 11" x 8-1/2", xiii p., 160 pp. illus. Bi-lingual edition.

1996-61a Same as above but a special limited hard bound edition, presented to America's Hispanic Congressional Medal of Honor winners. $35.00.

Prideaux, James. (1996-62)*
Laughter in the Shadows of the Trees and Other Plays. New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1996.

Rail Splitter, The (1996-63)
The Rail (Illustration of Lincoln splitting rails) Splitter (rule) Vol. 1 Number 4 A Journal For The Lincoln Collector March 1996 (rule) [New York, NY]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 20 pp., illus. Front page article is "Photographs That Lincoln Signed," by Lloyd Ostendorf.

Rail Splitter, The (1996-64)
The Rail (Illustration of Lincoln splitting rails) Splitter (rule) Vol. 2 Number 1 A Journal For The Lincoln Collector July 1996 (rule) [New York, NY]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 20 pp., illus. Front page article is "'My' Invitation to Lincoln's Last Birthday and A Subpoena for its Return," by Jonathan Mann.

Rail Splitter, The (1996-65)
The Rail (Illustration of Lincoln splitting rails) Splitter (rule) Vol. 2 Number 2 A Journal For The Lincoln Collector 1996 (rule) [New York, NY]
Newsletter, paper, 11" x 8-1 2", 20 pp., illus. Front page article is "The Rail Splitter Rides the Rails," by Donald Ackerman.

Rail Splitter, The (1996-66)
The Rail (illustration of Lincoln splitting rails) Splitter Presents and Auction of Significant Lincolniana in Celebration of Lincoln in New York (portrait of Lincoln)(ANS of Lincoln to Gen. Hooker) May 18, 1996, 4 pm at the Metropolitan Book center 123 W. 18th, 4th Floor, New York City (cover title)
Pamphlet, paper, 8-1 2" x 11", 29 pp., illus. Contains separate 3 pp. insert of lot 224a, a Lincoln letter to Horace Greeley. Price: $18.00.

Rawley, James A. (1996-67)
Abraham Lincoln and A Nation Worth Fighting For (rule) James A. Rawley University of Nebraska-Lincoln Harlan Davidson, Inc. Wheeling, Illinois 60090-6000
Book, paper, 7-1/2" x 4-3/4", xi (3) p., 240 pp., maps. $12.95.

Rehnquist, William H. (1996-98)*
Civil Liberty and the Civil War. Washington, D.C.: National Legal Center for the Public Interest, 1997. V p., 110 pp. ISBN 0937299227; 0937299545.

Rutland, Robert Allen (1996-68)
The Republicans From Lincoln to Bush Robert Allen Rutland University of Missouri Press Columbia and London [1996]
Book, paper, 8-1/2" x 5-1/2", xi p., 277 (1) pp. $19.95.

Sautter, R. Craig and Edward M. Burke (1996-69)
Inside the Wigwam Chicago Presidential Conventions 1860-1996 R. Craig Sautter and Edward M. Burke Foreword by Richard M. Daley (publisher's device) Wild Onion Books an imprint of Loyola Press Chicago [1996]
Book, paper, 11" x 8-1/2", xxii p., 310 (1) pp., illus. $19.95.

Schaltegger, Herbert (1996-70)
The Needless Civil War Herbert Schaltegger Vantage Press New York [1996]
Book, cloth, 8-1/4" x 5-1/2", x p., 241 pp. $19.95. While Lincoln figures largely into the author's thesis that the Civil War could have been prevented had the Northern leaders held the extremist abolitionist factor in check long enough to negotiate an end to slavery, chapter 13, "Abraham Lincoln," deals directly with the 16th president's role in the national crisis.

Schwartz, Thomas F. (1996-71)
Finding the Missing Link: A Promissory Note and the Lost Town of Pappsville by Thomas F. Schwartz Bulletin Number 51 Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin Racine, Wisconsin 1996
Pamphlet, paper, 9" x 6", 30 pp., illus. $5.00. Limited to 250 copies.

Slusser, H. Robert (1996-72)
Mr. Lincoln's Railroad Car An Alexandria Artifact H. Robert Slusser (device) Alexandria Archeology Publications Number 76 Alexabdria Archeology Office of Historic Alexandria City of Alexandria, Virginia Copyright 1996
Book, paper, 11-1/2" x 8-1/2", v p., 71 pp., illus. Plastic comb binding. $15.00.

Stenzel, Bryce O. (1996-73)*
Abraham Lincoln: Man of the People. Mankato: Friends of the Minnesota Valley Regional Library, 1996.

Steers, Edward, Jr. (1996-74)
The "Quotable" Lincoln A Selection from the Writings and Speeches of Abraham Lincoln compiled and edited by Edward Steers Jr. (publisher's device) Thomas Publications Gettysburg, PA 17325 [1996]
Pamphlet, paper, 8-1/2" x 5-1/2", vii p., 77 (3) pp., illus. $6.95.

Suits, Linda Norbut and George L. Painter, editors (1996-75)
Abraham Lincoln and a Nation at War Papers from the Ninth Annual Lincoln Colloquium Edited By Linda Norbut Suits George L. Painter With An Introduction By George L. Painter Papers By John Y. Simon Harold Holzer Roger A. Fischer Frank J. Williams James M. McPherson Delivered at the Ninth Annual Lincoln Colloquium Springfield, Illinois · October 22, 1994 Cosponsored by Lincoln Home National Historic Site Eastern National Park and Monument Association Sangamon County Historical Society Lincoln Group of Illinois Sangamon State University [1996]
Book, paper, 10" x 8-1 2", 105 pp., illus.

Surratt Society (1996-76)
Surratt Courier. A publication of the Surratt Society. Volume XXI, No. 1, January 1996 to Volume XXI, No. 12, December 1996.
Newsletter, paper, photocopied, 11" x 8-1/2", 6 pp. 12 issues.

Swank, Walbrook D. (1996-77)
Old Abe's Jokes Humorous Stories Told of and by Abraham Lincoln Civil War Heritage Volume IX Walbrook D. Swank, Colonel, U.S.A.F. (Ret) (publisher's device) Burd Street Press [Shippensburg, PA, 1996]
Book, paper, 9" x 6", xi, 100 pp.

Temple Wayne C. (1996-78)
Thomas and Abraham Lincoln As Farmers by Wayne C. Temple Historical Bulletin Number 51 Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin Racine, Wisconsin 1996
Pamphlet, paper, 9" x 6", 51 pp., illus. $5.00. Limited to 250 copies.

Trindal, Elizabeth Steger (1996-79)
Mary Surratt An American Tragedy Elizabeth Steger Trindal (publisher's device) Pelican Publishing Company Gretna 1996
Book, cloth, 9-1/4" x 6-1/4", 304 pp., illus. $26.95.

Wesolowski, Wayne E. and Mary Cay Wesolowski, editors (1996-83)
The Lincoln Train Times, August 1996. [Benedictine University]
Newsletter, paper, photocopied, 11" x 8-1/2", 10 pp.

Wexler, John and Kevin Flynn (1996-80)*
The Authoritative Reference on Lincoln Cents. Rancocas, NJ: KCK Press, 1996. 384 pp., illus.

Wheeless, Carl (1996-87)
Landmarks of American Presidents (rule) A Traveler's Guide (rule) Carl Wheeless Foreword by James R. Garfield, II (publisher's device) Gale Research An ITP Information/Research Group Company (publisher's device) New York London Bonn Detroit Madrid Melbourne Mexico City Paris Singapore Tokyo Toronto Washington Albany NY Belmont CA Cincinnati OH [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-1/2" x 7-1/2", xii p., 809 pp., illus. While guides to presidential historic site abound, this effort deserves special mention because it is unusually detailed and comprehensive. Each presidents life if examined in detail, with special attention paid to the existing sites that one can visit. A second section cross-references these sites state-by-state. Very thorough and well done.

Whitman, Walt (1996-81)*
Leaves of Grass. Selected Memories of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Modern Library, 1996. $1.99.

Whitman, Walt (1996-92)*
Memories of President Lincoln. Modern Minis Series. New York: Modern Library, 1996.

Woodworth, Steven E, editor. (1996-82)
The American Civil War (rule) A Handbook of Literature and Research (rule) Steven E. Woodworth, Editor Robin Hingham, Advisory Editor Foreword by James M. McPherson (publisher's device) Greenwood Press Westport, Connecticut · London [1996]
Book, cloth, 9-3/8" x 6-1/4", xiv, 754 pp. $99.50. A most comprehensive and complete bibliography of literature and research aids available to the Civil War researcher. The section on Lincoln was written by Mark E. Neely, Jr.

Reprints:

Boritt, Gabor S., editor; Norman O. Forness, associate editor.
The Historian's Lincoln: Psuedohistory, Psychohistory, and History. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1996. xxviii p., 451 pp., illus. Paperback. $16.95

Donald, David Herbert
Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War. New York: Da Capo Press, 1996.

Taylor, John M.
William Henry Seward Lincoln's Right Hand . Washington, D.C., 1996. xi, 340 pp., illus. $21.95.

Juvenile Literature:

Derubertis, Deborah (J1996-1)
President's Day: Let's Meet George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. Illustrated by Thomas Sperling. Holidays and Heroes series. Kane Press, 1996. 32 pp., illus. $4.95.

Emert, Phyllis Raybin (J1996-2)
Top Lawyers and Their Famous Cases. Minneapolis: Oliver Press, 1996. 160 pp., illus. $24.75.

Fleming, Maria (J1996-3)
George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. New York: Scholastic Professional Books, 1996. 56 pp. $9.95.

Gormley, Beatrice (J1996-4)
Back to the Day Lincoln was Shot! New York: Scholastic, 1996. Paper bound. $3.99.

Harness, Cheryl (J1996-5)
Young Abe Lincoln: The Frontier Days, 1809-1837. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1996. $15.95.

Harness, Cheryl (J1996-6)
Abe Lincoln Goes to Washington, 1837-1865. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1996. $28.00.

Kent, Deborah (J1996-7)
The Lincoln Memorial. Cornerstones of Freedom series. Children's Press, 1996. $18.00.

Mosher, Kiki (J1996-8)
Learning About Honesty from the Life of Abraham Lincoln. New York: PowerKids Press, 1996. $13.95.

Steins, Richard (J1996-9)
Lincoln, Johnson, and Grant. Volume 5 of the Complete History of Our Presidents series. Rourke Publishing Group. 32 pp., illus. $4.95.

Usel, T.M. (J1996-10)
The Photobiography of Abraham Lincoln. Capstone Press, 1996.

Winnick, Karen (J1996-11)
Mr. Lincoln's Whiskers. Boyds Mills Press, 1996. $15.95.

J1996-11a. Same as above but paper bound, published in 1999. ISBN 1563978059. $7.95.

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