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Title Mary Todd Lincoln : a biography / Jean H. Baker.
Author Baker, Jean H.
Publication New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2008.
Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 429 pages) : illustrations
Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-412) and index.
Contents Preface to the 2008 edition -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- First family : Parkers and Todds -- A second family -- Mary Todd's Lexington -- Springfield courtship -- Domestic portrait : the Springfield years -- The politics of marriage -- First Lady -- A vanishing circle -- Mrs. Widow Lincoln : the first years -- Exile and return -- Trial and confinement -- Last years.
Summary A biography Mary Todd Lincoln, discussing her childhood as an orphan in Kentucky, her marriage to Abraham Lincoln, their children and family life, the criticism she endured as first lady, and the rumors of mental instability that plagued her later years.
Note Print version record.
Subject Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Family.
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. (OCoLC)fst00030184
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882. (OCoLC)fst00017436
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Presidents' spouses. (OCoLC)fst01075830
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Electronic books.
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Baker, Jean H. Mary Todd Lincoln 9780393333039 (DLC) 2008028077 (OCoLC)227016448
ISBN 9780393075687 (electronic bk.)
0393075680 (electronic bk.)

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