Signed book: Bancroft’s History of the United States, Volume IV. Later printing. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1853. Hardcover, 6.25 x 9.5, 462 pages. Front pastedown bears a vertical ownership signature, “Millard Fillmore, Dec. 12, 1853.” On the title page Fillmore has penned the book’s location on his library shelf: “I - C.” Fillmore has made several marginal pencil notations throughout the book, writing "Peninsula," "in N.E. of Spain," "Venus," "Geo. Montagu," "now Franklin," "near Pittsburg," "Ticonderoga," and "the Great of Prussia," among other brief notes. Autographic condition: fine, with light edge toning and one small stain. Book condition: VG/None, with sunning to spine and light rubbing to boards.
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