Official booklet entitled "Annual Message of the President of the United States to the Two Houses of Congress at the Commencement of the Third Session of the Forty-Fifth Congress," delivered on December 2, 1878, published by the Government Printing Office, 5.75 x 9, 21 pages, signed on the front cover in ink, "With Compliments of R. B. Hayes." Autographic condition: fine. Book condition: VG/None, two vertical folds, light toning to the cover edges, partial splitting at hinge, and a "Library of Lawrence E. Miller" blindstamp to a rear page. Accompanied by a custom-made presentation folder with gilt spine titling. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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