(Miniature Scrapbook)

Miniature Portraits of Abraham Lincoln.

Philadelphia: 1890. Unpaginated. An handmade album of portraits of Abraham Lincoln, each one clipped from a different source and adhered to its own page. The result is a rather robust survey of the late President as he was perceived by the press and by photographers. Handwritten title page. In a later binding of full green pebbled leather over boards with raised spine bands, gilt titling, and marbled endpapers. Trace exterior rubs, else near fine. Two clipped portraits laid in to front cover. (Measures 3 by 3 in.; 78x78 mm). Item #31965

Price: $350.00