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Abraham Lincoln Book Shop

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Address: 357 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60654-7587
Phone Number: +1 312-944-3085
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Visited, browsed at a leisurely pace, asked a variety of questions, got helpful and friendly and interested responses. Wide assortment of Lincoln and civil war books... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 June 2015
Rich S
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Cumming, Georgia, USA
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Cumming, Georgia, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Visited, browsed at a leisurely pace, asked a variety of questions, got helpful and friendly and interested responses. Wide assortment of Lincoln and civil war books. What more can a Libcoln lover ask for!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014

On our travels, my wife and I love to visit book stores, especially independent shops like Haslam's in St. Petersburg, Florida, or Parker's in Sarasota, Florida, or Bookery Limited in Lexington, Virginia. We love searching for rare books. Most of all, however, we are Civil War buffs and there isn't a bookstore in the country that boasts a more complete... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

After you unpack or park your car, walk 9 blocks west on Chicago Street to "The Abe". You will see the greatest collection of books and friendliest people at any bookstore you have visited. Tom and Bjorn are Civil War experts and Daniel is PhD smart on Lincoln. I was looking for a book on a small lndiana regiment, which... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2012 via mobile

This is without a doubt my favorite bookstore! Anyone with any interest in mid-19th century America needs to visit this shop. Besides books on Lincoln and the Civil War, the shop also specializes in the American Presidency. Books range from the very expensive, out-of-print, 1st editions, to the very latest titles. In addition to books, there are also certified autographs... More 

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