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: 32372
630pp. Octavo [24 cm] Turquoise cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Good. The covers are cocked, and the spine is a bit rolled. The covers are also a bit concave. In a very good dust jacket, with chipping and shelf wear to the edges. Mildly rubbed. There is a small loss from the bottom edge of the rear panel, that measures 3/4 of an inch wide by 1/2 inch deep. There are also several small closed tears in the edges. The longest closed tear is 1/2 of an inch long.
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