A SELF-MADE MAN 1809 - 1849: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN covers The Great Emancipator's rise in politics, including his famous debates with Stephen Douglas as well as the machinations behind securing the Republican nomination for president. The author's prodigious research and political expertise gives the reader a unique glimpse at the early years. This is the third volume of an anticipated set of four.
THIS COPY (shown below) was hand signed by Sidney Blumenthal on the title page at his office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing and comes with a certificate authenticating the signature. Published in September, 2019 by Simon & Schuster.
SIDNEY BLUMENTHAL (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) is a former reporter for The Washington Post and editor and writer for The New Yorker. He is considered one of America's foremost political analysts and has written four books. Thank you Sidney Blumenthal for signing our books.