Signed book: The Constitution and Administration of the United States of America. First edition. London: David Nutt, 1897. Hardcover bound in red cloth with gilt stamping, 5.5 x 8, 360 pages. Signed on the first free end page in bold ink, "Very truly yours, Benj. Harrison," with collector's notation below: "Given to me in London by the author—(1899)—and by me given to my niece, Ella Belle Taylor: Charles Roche, London, 18:III:1900." Autographic condition: fine. Book condition: VG/None, with cracked hinges, a "Roche" bookplate affixed to the front pastedown, wear at spine ends, and a "Library of Lawrence E. Miller" blindstamp to a rear page. From the collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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