The Lincolns

A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary

by Candace Fleming

The Lincolns

Hardcover, 177 pages, Random House Childrens Books, List Price: $24.99 | purchase

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This scrapbook biography of Abraham Lincoln and his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, profiles two intellectuals — from very different backgrounds — who shared interests in literature and politics, as well as a great love for each other. Candace Fleming uses photographs, drawings, recipes, notes and letters to illustrate their remarkable union.

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