STONE, Andrew L.
A Discourse Occasioned by the Death of Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States of America, who was assassinated in Washington, Friday, April 14th, 1865. Preached in the Park Street Church, Boston, on the next Lord's Day
Boston: 1865. 21pp.
Original printed wrappers. Untrimmed and unopened.
An intense sermon delivered two days after the assassination of President Lincoln.
Andrew Leete Stone was chaplain for the 45th Regiment of the Massachusetts Volunteers and pastor of the Park Street Church in Boston from 1849 until 1866. Rare, one of only 300 copies printed. The last copy to appear in Americana Exchange was in 1963.
Fish 906; Midland Notes 21:207; Monaghan 753; Rice 2181.