Libro De Mormon: Relacion Escrita Por La Mano De Mormon, Sobre Planchas Tomadas De Las Planchas De Nefi. [Spanish Book of Mormon]
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: Impreso y publicado por la Compania de Deseret News
Date Published: 1886
Edition: First Spanish edition, 1/1000
Book Id: 44925
626pp. Duodecimo [17 cm] Black cloth. Covers faded with some minor bumping to the corners. Gentle wear to front pastedown from bookplate(?) removal with some corresponding offsetting on the facing front endsheet. Contemporary pencil inscription on the front free pastedown in pencil. Internally fine.
The entire Book of Mormon was originally translated from July 1874 to July 1875 by Meliton G. Trejo. Both Trejo and James Z. Stewart revised this original translation from Dec. 1883 to mid 1884. - Jacobs. Even though the printing of this Book of Mormon comes thirty plus years after the initial printing flurry for foreign language Book of Mormons, the first edition of the Book of Mormon in Spanish is scarce. Printed in edition of a thousand copies. Flake/Draper 737. Saban 83138. Jacobs 430B (binding A). Auerbach 1196