Fetzer, Dale, and Bruce E. Mowday. Unlikely Allies: Fort Delaware's Prison Community in the Civil War. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2000.   Inscribed by Dale Fetzer to the Lincoln Club of Delaware.

Holzer, Harold, G S. Boritt, and Mark E. Neely. The Lincoln Image: Abraham Lincoln and the Popular Print. New York: Scribner Press, 1984.

Signed by Harold Holzer.

These two pages demonstrate an interesting “before and after” image of Lincoln.  Currier & Ives artists removed the second line of the original caption for the image on the left (“Republican Candidate For”) and added a thick, bushy beard to Mathew Brady’s original 1860 photograph of Lincoln.

Humes, James C. The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham LincolnNew York: Harper/Collins, 1996. Inscribed by the author.

Lattimer, John K. Kennedy and Lincoln: Medical and Ballistic Comparisons of Their Assassinations. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1980.

Inscribed by the author.

Lincoln, Abraham.  Lincoln on Democracy, edited by Mario M. Cuomo and Harold Holzer. New York, NY: Harper Collins, 1990.  Signed by Harold Holzer.

Long, David E. The Jewel of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln's Re-Election and the End of Slavery. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2008.  Inscribed by the author.

McPherson, James M., editor. "We Cannot Escape History": Lincoln and the Last Best Hope of Earth. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1995. Inscribed by James M. McPherson to Donald Rydgren

Miller, William L. Lincoln's Virtues: An Ethical BiographyNew York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002.   Inscribed by the author.

Redway, Maurine W. and Dorothy K. Bracken. Marks of Lincoln on Our Land. New York: Hastings House, 1957.

Robertson, James I. Stonewall Jackson: The Man, the Soldier, the Legend. New York: Macmillan Pub. USA, 1997.  Inscribed by the author to the Lincoln Collection.

Simon, John Y., Harold Holzer, and William D. Pederson. The Lincoln Forum: Abraham Lincoln, Gettysburg, and the Civil War.  Mason City, IA: Savas Pub. Co, 1999.

Simon, Paul. Lincoln's Preparation for Greatness: The Illinois Legislative Years. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1971.  Inscribed by Senator Paul Simon.

Steers, Edward. Lincoln a Pictorial History. Gettysburg: Thomas Publications, 1993. 

Swanson, James L, and Daniel R. Weinberg. Lincoln's Assassins: Their Trial and Execution : an Illustrated History. New York: William Morrow, 2006.

Taylor, Tom. Our American Cousin: The Play That Changed HistoryWashington, D.C: Beacham Publishing, 1990.

This modern edition of the Ford’s Theatre play Lincoln attended the night of his assassination includes a detailed historical introduction by Welford D. Taylor.

Trueblood, Elton. Abraham Lincoln; Theologian of American Anguish. New York: Harper & Row, 1973.

This book is from the library of Edna Hoopes, a former guide and hostess for the Lincoln Collection.   It is accompanied by a note from a Lincoln researcher to Donald Rydgren written on the front cover of a Lincoln pamphlet.

Vance, Mariah. Lincoln's Unknown Private Life: An Oral History by His Black Housekeeper Mariah Vance, 1850-1860, edited by Lloyd Ostendorf, and Walter G. Oleksy.   Mamaroneck, N.Y: Hastings House, 1995.