ODE ON THE DEATH OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

Boston. 1865. 15pp. 12mo. Original printed wrappers. Faint stain on front cover, else near fine. Item #WRCAM51218

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- 85. Rare, one of only 250 copies printed. FISH 89. MONAGHAN 399. SABIN 4712.

Price: $200.00