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MEMORIES OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN AND OTHER LYRICS OF THE WAR
Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1906. #3 of 7 copies on pure vellum, Signed by Thomas Mosher on the colophon. Title printed in red and black; unlike the larger editions, this does not have the frontispiece portrait of Whitman, nor the facsimile signature of Horace Traubel who wrote the Foreward. With the four poems which became "Memories of President Lincoln: when printed together in the 1881 edition of "Leaves of Grass", with seven additional poems relating to the Civil War variously reprinted. Bound in half-morocco. Nash notes the edition of "50 numbered copies on Japan vellum" [Nash, 287], but makes no mention of this significantly smaller edition on pure vellum (Nash, 287).
      [Bookseller: Black Swan Books, Inc.]
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