Speeches and Writings 1832-1858: Speeches, Letters, and Miscellaneous Writings : the Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Volume 1

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Library of America, 1989 - Illinois - 898 pages
15 Reviews
Spine title: Lincoln : speeches and writings, 1832-1858. On t.p.: Speeches, letters, and miscellaneous writings; the LincolnDouglas debates.
  

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Review: Speeches and Writings, 1832-1858 (Library of America #45)

User Review  - Keith - Goodreads

Lincoln Speeches and Writings 1832-1858 The writings and speeches in this book mostly focus on slavery issues the profound struggle of the American conscience in the 1850s (and continuing today ... Read full review

Review: Speeches and Writings, 1832-1858 (Library of America #45)

User Review  - Jeremy - Goodreads

Even after reading the letters and speeches here and from later in his life, Lincoln remains inscrutable and aggravating. When digging into his writing, I found it almost impossible to tell when to ... Read full review

Contents

Dcnotcs verbatim newspaper accounts of speeches reprinted here in full that
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Protest in the Illinois Legislature on Slavery
18
Second Reply to James Adams October 18 1837
27
To Mrs Orville H Browning April 1 1838
37
Speech on the SubTreasury at Springfield Illinois
46
Plan of Campaign in 1840 c January 1840
65
Springfield Illinois February 22 184 2
81
Speech to the Scott Club of Springfield Illinois
273
To Charles R Welles September 27 1852
297
Fragment on Slavery 1854?
303
Portion of Speech at Republican Banquet in Chicago
385
To ames W Grimes after August 14 1857
403
On the Republican Party c November 1857 4 11
419
To Stephen A Hurlbut June 1 18s8
423
To John L Scripps June 23 18s8
434

1b josbua F Speed February 2 184 2
90
The Rebeeea Letter August 27 184 2
96
Duel Instructions to Elias H Merryman
102
To Martin S Morris April 14 1843
108
Protest in the Illinois Lecture on Slavery
110
To Henry E Dummer November 18 184s
113
To Benjamin F James February 9 1846
129
To Joshua F Speed October 221846
143
Spot3 Resolutions in the U S House of Representatives
158
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171
Internal Improvements une 20 1848
187
I? William H Herndon une 22 1848
199
Speech in the U S House of Representatives on
205
I? William Schouler August 28 1848
221
To Walter Davis January 1849
225
To Charles R Welles February 20 1849
231
To Josiah B Herrick June 3 1849
237
To George W Rives December 1s 1849
243
To john D johnston january 12 I851
255
To Gustave P Koerner July 1s 18s8
459
To John Mathers July 20 18s8
479
To Henry E Dummer August s 18s8
485
First LincolnDouglas Debate Ottawa Illinois
495
Tb oseph O Cunningham August 22 1858
536
Portion of Speech at Edwardsville Illinois
580
Third LincolnDouglas Debate onesboro Illinois
586
To Ozias M Hatch March 24 1858 420
635
Tb Norman B udd September 23 1858
684
Sixth LincolnDouglas Debate Quincy Illinois
730
Seventh LincolnDouglas Debate Alton Illinois
774
Tb ames N Brown October 18 1858
822
Portion of Last Speech in Campaign of 1858
826
To Charles H Ray November 20 1858
832
To Mary S Owens May 7 1837
838
Note on the Texts
853
Index
877
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