Abraham Lincoln the Prairie Years

by Sandburg, Carl

Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years (Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1926) by Carl Sandburg is a two-volume biography covered Lincoln’s life up to his move from Springfield to Washington to become the President of the United States. Sandburg had planned to stop writing about Lincoln after the publication of The Prairie Years, but he became engaged in Lincoln’s life and for the next thirteen years he researched and wrote about the President’s last four years. In 1939, Sandburg published the second part of the biography, the four-volume Pulitzer-Prize winning Abraham Lincoln: The War Years.

First Edition Identification and Notes

The first edition of Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years by Carl Sandburg was published by Harcourt, Brace & Co., in 1926. First editions have no additional printings listed.

Other Collectible or Notable Editions

Sandburg later published an abridged one-volume edition of Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years (Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1954). The complete publication led Sandburg to become an authority on Lincoln.

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1926
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1926. SANDBURG, Carl. Abraham Lincoln The Prairie Years. With 105 Illustrations from photographs, and many cartoons, sketches, maps, and letters. 2 vols. Original linen-backed paper boards, paper labels on spines & with a set of fresh extra labels. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., (1926). First editions. Limited to 260 copies on Rag paper signed by the author.… Read more
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN, THE PRAIRIE YEARS

by Sandburg, Carl

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Abraham Lincoln the Prairie Years

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Abraham Lincoln the Prairie Years

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Abraham Lincoln The Prairie Years (1809-1861)

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN The Prairie Years

by Sandburg, Carl,

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abraham lincoln the prairie years

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Abraham Lincoln The Prairie Years -Volume II

by Carl Sandburg

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Abraham Lincoln, the prairie years (Volume 2)

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Abraham Lincoln The Prairie Years

by Carl Sandburg

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1929
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