Intimate Disciple: A Portrait of Willard Richards Apostle to Joseph Smith- Cousin of Brigham Young
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: University of Utah Press
Date Published: 1957
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 26255
630pp. Octavo [24 cm] Turquoise cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Near fine. The edges of the spine and covers are lightly rubbed. There is a small scuff mark on the bottom edge of the text block. The pages are very mildly browned. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with rubbing and creasing. Age-toned. There are numerous small closed tears in the edges. The longest closed tear measures 1 inch long. There are multiple small losses from the edges as well. The largest loss is at the head of the spine, and measures 1 inch wide by 1 inch deep.
With bibliography and a 16-page illustrated section at center. "The blood of martyrs does not cry from the ground to men for vengeance... vengeance rests with the Lord." - Willard Richards to George Miller, July 1844