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"Abe" Lincoln's yarns and stories

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Book (closed): 25.4 x 19.4 x 5.1 cm (10 x 7 5/8 x 2 in.)
Author: McClure, Alexander K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909. Title: "Abe" Lincoln’s yarns and stories : a complete collection of the funny and witty anecdotes that made Lincoln famous as America’s greatest story teller / with introd. and anecdotes by Alexander K. McClure Publisher: Chicago : The Educational Company, c1901 Description: A-B, xviii, 65-512 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group