Oh, why should the spirit of mortal be proud? by Knox, William

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Published by Lee and Shepard, C. T. Dillingham in Boston, New York .

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ContributionsHumphrey, Lizbeth B.
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LC ClassificationsPR4859.K6 O4 1883
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Pagination16 l.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24195185M
LC Control Number27021863

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Abraham Lincoln's Favorite Poem In the s, Dr. Jason Duncan introduced Lincoln to the poem "Mortality" (sometimes called "Immortality" or "Oh, Why Should the Spirit of Mortal be Proud?"). At the time, the increasingly melancholy Lincoln lived in New Salem, Illinois, and had already lost several friends and relatives to death.

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Like a swift-flitting meteor, a fast-flying cloud, our existence in this mortal sphere is only “a small moment” in space and time.

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Donohue & Co. Original illustrated blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ missing corner tip. Text ends with President Lincoln's favourite poem, "Oh! Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud?" by William Knox. pp. Hard Cover. Good/Good Minus.

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