The Mormon Puzzle; and How to Solve It
Place Published: Chicago; New York; London
Publisher: Funk & Wagnalls
Date Published: 1887
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 40012
195; pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Brown cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title and two gilt ruled borders on the spine, and four gilt ruled lines on the covers. Brown floral endsheets. Four pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Good. The extremities are rubbed and mildly bumped. There is a contemporary gift inscription on the front free endsheet, and there is sporadic underlining and marginalia throughout the pages. The text block is sturdy. Flake: 375.
From the preface- "Perhaps with the single exception of the labor problem, the Mormon problem is the most important question before the people of our country at the present time."