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Ode on the Death of Abraham Lincoln. S. G. W. BENJAMIN.

Ode on the Death of Abraham Lincoln

Boston: 1865. 12mo. 15pp.

Original printed wrappers.

A contemporary memorial poem published in the year of the Lincoln assassination by Samuel Green Wheeler Benjamin, a writer and journalist later appointed as the first American ambassador to Persia, where he served from 1883 to 1885. Rare, one of only 250 copies printed.

Fish 89; Monaghan 399; Sabin 4712.

Item #31940

Price: $200.00

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