Springfield, IL: [Privately Printed], 1872. 8vo. [ii], 205 pp. FIRST EDITION. Frontispiece portrait of Lincoln and 11 text illustrations. Complete with the fold-out map. Blue cloth with blind-ruled boards, very lightly rubbed. Generally a fresh and bright copy inscribed in the year of publication to Newton Bateman, a well known Illinois educator. Item #12463
First edition. This work describes the life, and then the public mourning, of the assassinated President. The author details the funeral, funeral train, and the monument built for Lincoln in Springfield.