The Folio Society has released a press release announcing it’s newest edition of A New Birth of Freedom: Selected Writings of Abraham Lincoln, commemorating the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination.
The Folio Society – “The Folio Society publishes a new selection of Abraham Lincoln’s writings to mark the 150th anniversary of his assassination in April 1865. Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Award finalist Professor Fred Kaplan has gathered together Lincoln’s most celebrated thoughts and words along with many less well-known examples of his oratorical and literary genius. Kaplan also introduces the volume and provides a thoughtful commentary for each chapter.”
- Introduced by Fred Kaplan
- Quarter-bound in metallic buckram with printed Modigliani paper sides.
- Set in Dante.
- 552 pages.
- Frontispiece and 33 pages of colour and black & white plates.
- 10˝ x 6¾˝.
- UK £49.95 US $89.95 Can/Aus $99.95
Available now directly from The Folio Society. Members’ launch price: £44.95 (10% discount) available until 10 May 2015.
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