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Excerpt er Care 173 Mr. Everett's and Secretary Seward's Opinion of the Speech 174 The Reported Opinion of Mr. Everett 174 Had unconsciously risen to a Height above the Cultured Thought of the Period 176 Intrinsic Excellence of the Speech first discovered by European Journals 176 How the News of Mr. Lincoln's Death was received by Other Nations 176 Origin of Phrase "Government of the People, by the People, and for the People" 177 CHAPTER XII. HIS UNSWERVING FIDELITY TO PURPOSE. An Intrigue to appoint a Dictator 180 "Power, Plunder, and Extended Rule" 181 Feared Nothing except to commit an Involuntary Wrong 182 President of One Part of a Divided Country--Not a Bed of Roses 182 Mr. Lincoln asserts himself 184 Demands for General Grant's Removal 184 Distance from the White House to the Capitol 185 Stoical Firmness of Mr. Lincoln in standing by General Grant 185Biographie de l'auteur :
PG Wodehouse was born on the 15th October 1881 in Guildford, Surrey, England
He was educated at Dulwich College between 1894 & 1900, and in 1900 he entered the employ of the Hong Kong & Shanghai bank at £80 per year. He began writing articles for various newspapers & periodicals
In 1902 he resigned from the bank, and in the same year his 1st novel The Pothunters was published. 'Plum' then wrote many highly successful novels as well as musicals, and in 1929 he signed a contract to work as a screenwriter in Hollywood
After several years in Britain, he moved back to to the USA permanently.
In 1974 his last complete novel Aunts aren't Gentlemen was published, and in 1975 he was knighted by the Queen.
On the 14th Feb 1975 Plum died in hospital "after a good morning's work on his latest novel"
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