Honest Abe by Edith Kunhardt

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An extraordinary biography of the 16th President of the U.S. In unforgettable paintings and simple words, Malcah Zeldis, internationally known folk artist, and Edith Kunhardt, author of over 50 children's books, weave the major events of Lincoln's life into a story for young and old alike. Includes the complete text of the Gettysburg Address. Full color.

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Published January 6, 1993 by Greenwillow Books. 1 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Children's Books.

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From an ``internationally known folk artist,'' a series of carefully composed images representing the most significant and/or best-known points in Lincoln's life.

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Red Day, Green Day ) reports all the familiar episodes: Lincoln's childhood in a log cabin, his debates with Douglas, the assassination by ``a man who was furious at the President for freeing the slaves.'' But the paintings vivify the story, commanding attention with vibrant greens, blues, reds a...

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