The Gettysburg Address: And the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America
  • The Gettysburg Address: And the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America
  • The Gettysburg Address: And the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America
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The Gettysburg Address: And the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America

by Gabor Borritt
     
 

Originally published by Random House in a black-and-white edition in 1994, Sam Fink is returning to The Gettysburg Address to bring out this full-color edition, complete with original illustrations and hand-lettering. Taking the address phrase by phrase, Sam Fink has highlighted through his artwork the essence of Lincoln's words and spirit on that day in

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Overview

Originally published by Random House in a black-and-white edition in 1994, Sam Fink is returning to The Gettysburg Address to bring out this full-color edition, complete with original illustrations and hand-lettering. Taking the address phrase by phrase, Sam Fink has highlighted through his artwork the essence of Lincoln's words and spirit on that day in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania in 1863. Lincoln's address is also accompanied by additional quotes concerning rights and liberty, which are set on facing pages and illustrated with Sam Fink's incredible artistry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781599620381
Publisher:
Welcome Enterprises
Publication date:
09/04/2007
Pages:
88
Product dimensions:
10.60(w) x 15.40(h) x 0.59(d)

Meet the Author

Sam Fink is an original. A multi-talented artist of inimitable range, Sam first learned to hand-letter from his father. After marrying his lovely wife Adele, they raised two sons while he studied at the National Academy and the Art Students' League. For two decades Sam worked as an art director at Young & Rubicam, the world-renowned advertising agency. Later, he taught his craft at the Pratt Institute and made professional contributions to the Lands’ End catalog.

For the past twenty-plus years, Sam has both educated and entertained adults and children with his vibrantly illustrated texts of American history. He celebrated his 90th birthday in 2006 with the release of The Constitution of the United States of America (Welcome Books) to great acclaim. He has also published The Declaration of Independence: The Words that Made America (Scholastic), and Welcome Books will publish Sam’s exquisite The Book of Exodus in 2007.

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