Transcript of Record. Supreme Court of the United States. October Term, 1888. No. 1423. The Late Corporation of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Et Al., Appellants, vs. The United States. Filed October 26, 1888. No. 1457. George Romney, Hen

[Polygamy]; C. C. Richards (Charles Comstock Richards)

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Price: $350.00

Place Published: Washington DC
Publisher: Judd & Detweiler, Printers; Gibson Bros., Printers and Bookbinders
Date Published: 1888-1889
Edition: Sammelband; Association copy
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 45519


122; 11; 120; 109; 73; 80; 23pp. Octavo [23 cm] Custom bound in 3/4 brown leather with burgundy pebbled cloth over boards, raised bands, and a gilt stamped title on the spine. Red speckled text block edges. Brown floral endpapers. Original wraps bound in. Very good. The extremities are mildly rubbed, and there is a thin 4" long mark on the front cover. There are large darkened strips along the edges of the endpapers, and there are darkened patches on a couple of the pages, from a newspaper clipping having been laid in. The text block is cracked about a third of the way in, however the book is still very sturdy. Ex-libris C. C. Richards, Secretary of Utah Territory, with his name in gilt at the foot of the spine. Charles Comstock Richards played a prominent role in obtaining Utah Statehood.


With the following contents: Record; Motion to Advance; Brief of Broadhead and Richards; Brief of McDonald and Butler; Brief of Solicitor-General Jenks for the Government; Colonel Broadhead's Argument; Senator McDonald's Argument.