Author:[Gibbons, James Sloan (1810-1892)]; (Bryant, William Cullen); Emerson, Luther Orlando (1820-1915)

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WE ARE COMING FATHER ABRA'AM 300,000 MORE. Poetry by Wm. Cullen Bryant, Music by L.O. Emerson.

By: [Gibbons, James Sloan (1810-1892)]; (Bryant, William Cullen); Emerson, Luther Orlando (1820-1915).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Boston: Published by Oliver Ditson & Co. 277 Washington St., 1862.: 1862.

Seller ID: 36672

Condition: Fair


- Folio, 13-1/4 inches high by 10 inches high. Printed buff self-wraps titled in black on the front cover. The spine of the toned, darkened and foxed covers has been reinforced with early tan paper. 5 & [1] pages, including the covers. There are several tears to the edges of the pages and covers, with some foxing and offsetting internally. First edition with Bryant's authorship indicated. This sheet music was inspired by President Abraham Lincoln's call for volunteers to fight in the Civil War. Later printings of the poem increase the number of troops called for from 300,000 to 600,000. [Ref.... View more info