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Lincoln, the man.

Edgar Lee Masters

Lincoln, the man.

by Edgar Lee Masters

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE457 .M41 1931a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination517 p.
    Number of Pages517
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6168562M
    LC Control Number54048409
    OCLC/WorldCa4224221

    Abraham Lincoln was born on Febru , the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks Lincoln, in a one-room log cabin on Sinking Spring Farm near Hodgenville, Kentucky. He was a descendant of Samuel Lincoln, an Englishman who migrated from Hingham, Norfolk, to its namesake, Hingham, Massachusetts, in The family then migrated west, . Here is a great book, on a theme that too many people disdain to regard as great. That they are wrong about the theme, and wrong about Lincoln, is the burden of Blumenthal’s labor, and no one can come away from reading A Self-Made Man without understanding that, or without eagerly anticipating the ensuing volumes.”.

    Louis Untermeyer, ed. (–). Modern American Poetry. Edwin Markham. – 8. Lincoln, the Man of the People.   George Saunders’s surreal, experimental first novel, “Lincoln in the Bardo,” won the Man Booker Prize on Tuesday, marking the second year in a row that the prize has gone to an American author.

    : Little Lives of Great Men: Lincoln the Man of the People: the binding of the book is loose; the previous owner wrote an inscription on the inside of the book; several of the inner pages have been dogeared; there are soil marks on the inner pages; there is wear and rubbing on the corners and edges;. */ George Saunders (Bloomsbury Publishing) On 22 February , two days after his death, Willie Lincoln is laid to rest in a marble crypt in a Georgetown cemetery. That very night, shattered by grief, his father Abraham arrives at the cemetery, alone, under cover of darkness.


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Young Lincoln seldom was without a book and spent hours studying Shakespeare, Byron, and even Euclid's geometry. Despite having little formal education, he triumphed with determination. Lincoln ultimately developed a talent for expression rarely equaled by r virtue instilled in Lincoln by his parents was the belief that in America.

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