He belongs to the ages
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He belongs to the ages the statues of Abraham Lincoln. by Donald Charles Durman

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Published by Edwards Bros. in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Monuments.,
  • Sculptors, American.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementForeword by Louis A. Warren.
LC ClassificationsE457.6 .D8
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 279 p.
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6091599M
LC Control Number51008371

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