Abraham Lincoln, a Centennial Poem; Written for the Philadelphia Brigade, February Twelfth, Nineteen Hundred and Nine

By: Boyle, Virginia Frazer

Price: $325.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+


Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 20 pages; 1909 for the author by S. C. Toof & Co. , printer. Oblong format volume bound in limp maroon suede leather with red silk lined endpages. All edges gilt. Bound with a wide silk ribbon. Tile lettering in gilt top cover with a light flaking to the gilt from the suede surface. Covers remain supple and clean. Poem is printed recto only on a parchment like paper. Two or tgree pages with a mild bit of soiling. Title page in red and black. Photograph image of the author is mounted to the recto of the terminal blank leaf. The poem is signed by the author below the final verse. Small prior ownership inkstamp of a Frazier in Philadelphia. A very uncommon commemorative Lincoln volume; only two are held institutionally as recorded by Worldcat. Frazer Boyle was a well regarded southern poet and novelist. VG+ example ; Signed by Author

Title: Abraham Lincoln, a Centennial Poem; Written for the Philadelphia Brigade, February Twelfth, Nineteen Hundred and Nine

Author Name: Boyle, Virginia Frazer

Categories: Poetry, Signed by Author, Decorative bindings,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Memphis, Tennessee, S. C. Toof & Co. (Printer): 1909

Binding: Flexible leather

Book Condition: Very Good+

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23279