The Autobiography of Parley Parker Pratt, One of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Embracing His Life, Ministry and Travels, with Extracts, in Prose and Verse, from His Miscellaneous Writings.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Published for the Editor and Proprietor by Russell Brothers
Date Published: 1874
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 36127
502pp; [x] Octavo [22 cm] Blue cloth. Rebound, with a small portion of the original spine overlaid, and the majority of the original panels on the boards. Gilt stamped title and black ink stamped designs on the front cover. Good. The extremities are rubbed and mildly stained. The spine is rolled, and the spine ends are gently bumped. The top edge of the text block is darkened. The front flyleaf has a previous owner's ink stamp and notation in pen, and there is an ink stamp on the rear flyleaf. The pages have sporadic small light stains.
Parley P. Pratt was one of the most consequential Latter-Day Saint missionaries, writers, poets, and thinkers to surface during the early years of the LDS Restoration. He played a large role in expounding the doctrines of the gospel, and his publications set a standard for future pamphleteers.