[LINCOLN, Abraham]. WILSON, Rufus Rockwell.

Lincoln in Caricature.   [n.p.]: Printed for Private Distribution, 1903.

Folio. [18] pp. Prospectus laid-in. Original printed wrappers, 32 loose caricatures housed in publisher's quarter-cloth portfolio with paper cover label and cloth ties, portfolio soiled and chipped and lacking some ties; prospectus soiled and chipped. Text unopened. Caricatures all in nice shape. $600.00

First edition of this scarce set. Wilson (1865-1949) was a prominent journalist and author. His interest and research made him a recognized Lincoln scholar. These caricatures were reprinted a number of times later in the twentieth century. Monaghan, 1429.

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