By: Neely, Mark E., Jr. and R. Gerald McMurtry
Chicago, Illinois, Southern Illinois University Press: 1986
Edition: Second Printing
Seller ID: 06177
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
This book examines newly discovered materials (as of 1986) to learn about how and why President Lincoln's wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, was committed to an insane asylum in 1875 by her son, Robert Todd Lincoln. 203 pages, with Notes and Index and an Appendix: Letters and Fragments by Mary Todd Lincoln, Discovered in the Insanity File. Illustrated with black and white photos. View More...