Joseph Smith Begins His Work (2 volumes)
Publisher: Wilford C. Wood
Date Published: 1958-1962
Book Id: 23434
Octavo [23.5 cm] Light brown hardcovers with brown and black ink stamped titles. Very good condition. The edges of the spines and covers are gently rubbed and bumped. There is a former owner's ink stamp on the top edge of the text block of volume 1. There are multiple very light stains on the edges of the text blocks. The spine and covers of volume 2 have numerous small stains. The edges of the text block of volume 2 are darkened. The pages are clean.
"Perhaps best known for his purchase of several Church history sites and artifacts, Wilford C. Wood owned such items as the original uncut sheets of the 1830 edition of the Book of Mormon; the John Taylor home and original temple site in Nauvoo, Illinois; the jail in Liberty, Missouri; and the Newel K. Whitney Store in Kirtland, Ohio." - Wilford C. Wood Museum