Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon, upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: Juvenile Instructor Office
Date Published: 1888
Edition: First Pulpit Edition
Book Id: 23695
623pp. Quarto [25.5 cm] Original brown cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and blind stamped decorative patterns on the spine and covers. Good only. The edges of the cloth covers are frayed. The underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges. The gilt stamped title on the spine has faded. The front hinge is broken, however the chords are still holding. The first two pages and pages 1-4 are detached, but present. The rear endsheet and flyleaf are absent. There are notations in pencil and pen on the endsheets and flyleaves.
The so-called "pulpit" edition of the Book of Mormon, the only large-sized edition of the Book of Mormon issued in the 19th century. Flake/Draper 625.