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    An Ernest Borgnine Huge Collection of Books About Abraham Lincoln, 1901-2011. Housed in four banker's boxes, approximately 45 different titles (though there are more actual books as some titles have multiple volumes or there are two copies of the same title), mostly hardcovers, some with original dust jackets, some first editions, others later editions, all have Borgnine's ownership stamp on the front free end pages, titles include (in alphabetical order): Abe Lincoln Laughing edited by P.M. Zall, Abe Lincoln's Yarns and Stories edited by Colonel Alexander K. McClure (printed in 1901), Abraham Lincoln by Thomas Keneally, Abraham Lincoln: A Biography by Benjamin P. Thomas (2 copies), Abraham Lincoln: His Own Story in His Own Words edited by Ralph Geoffrey Newman, Abraham Lincoln: His Speeches and Writings edited by Roy P. Basler, Abraham Lincoln: Mystic Chords of Memory edited by Larry Shapiro (2 copies), Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years by Carl Sandburg, Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years in Two Volumes (both included) by Carl Sandburg, Abraham Lincoln: The War Years in Four Volumes (all 4 included) by Carl Sandburg, The Army of the Potomac: Mr. Lincoln's Army by Bruce Catton, The Collected Poetry of Abraham Lincoln edited by Paul M. Angle, The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln in 9 Volumes (two complete sets so 18 books total) edited by Roy P. Basler, Concerning Mr. Lincoln edited by Harry E. Pratt, Copy of Lincoln's Final Emancipation Proclamation printed by The Library of Congress, Copy of Lincoln's Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation printed by The Library of Congress, The Day Lincoln Was Shot by Jim Bishop (2 copies), Facsimile of Lincoln's Autobiography printed by The Library of Congress, Great Quotes from Great Leaders compiled by Peggy Anderson, He Knew Lincoln by Ida M. Tarbell (printed in 1907), The Humorous Mr. Lincoln: A Profile in Wit, Courage and Compassion by Keith Jennison (2 copies), Illustrated Edition Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and The War Years by Carl Sandburg, In the Presence of Abraham Lincoln by Weldon Petz, The Intimate Lincoln by Joseph E. Suppiger (signed by the author), Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly (signed by the author), Letters and Addresses of Abraham Lincoln edited by Mary MacLean (printed in 1907), Life Magazine (February 1991 with Lincoln on the cover), The Life of Abraham Lincoln by J.G. Holland (printed in 1866), Lincoln As I Knew Him edited by Harold Holzer, Lincoln Herald (10 copies) by various editors, The Lincoln Reader edited by Paul M. Angle, Lincoln the Hoosier (author unknown), Lincoln: A Novel by Gore Vidal, Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman, Lincoln's Virtues: An Ethical Biography by William Lee Miller, The Literary Works of Abraham Lincoln by Carl Van Doren, Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Baker, Myths After Lincoln by Lloyd Lewis, The Perfect Tribute by Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews (printed in 1908), Phoenix of the Mountains: The Story of Lincoln Memorial University by Joseph E. Suppiger, Poetry and Prose by A. Lincoln edited by Paul M. Angle and Earl Schenck Miers, A True History of the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln and of the Conspiracy of 1965 by Louis J. Weichmann, Uncollected Letters of Abraham Lincoln edited by Gilbert A. Tracy (printed in 1917), and With Malice Toward None: The Life of Abraham Lincoln by Stephen B. Oates; Borgnine was a lifelong Lincoln admirer, scholar, and collector as this lot indicates!
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    Included with a Letter of Provenance signed by Nancee Borgnine and Cris Borgnine, Ernest's children.


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