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Mary Todd Lincoln : a biography

Author: Jean H Baker; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of the privileged daughter of a proud family who married President Lincoln and never recovered from his death.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Mary Todd Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Mary Todd Lincoln
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean H Baker; Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0393024369 9780393024364
OCLC Number: 14413338
Description: xv, 429 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: First Family: Parkers and Todds --
A Second Family --
Mary Todd's Lexington --
Springfield Courtship --
Domestic Portrait: The Springfield Years --
The Politics of Marriage --
First Lady --
A Vanishing Circle --
Mrs. Widow Lincoln: The First Years --
Exile and Return --
Trial and Confinement --
Last Years.
Responsibility: Jean H. Baker.

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In this elegant biography, Jean Baker uses previously untapped sources to portray the troubled wife of Abraham Lincoln. Photographs.  Read more...
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