Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political. Also Two Articles in Prose. Volume II
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: Printed at the Latter-Day Saints' Printing and Publishing Establishment
Date Published: 1877
Edition: First edition
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 45647
284pp. Duodecimo [18 cm] Dark brown leather with the title and decorative ornamentation in gilt and blind on the spine and covers. Brown floral endpapers. Frontis engraving of Eliza R. Snow. Good. The extremities are rubbed. The front cover is slightly concave, and is detached at the base. There are losses from the leather at the ends of the spine. The larger loss is at the head of the spine, and measures 1" wide by 3/4" deep. The lower half of the spine is a bit faded as well. The front endsheet is split along the hinge. There is a lengthy contemporary inscription on the front pastedown.
Odd volume. Flake 7844. A nice volume of poetry by the "Mormon Laureate." Articles in prose titled "My country- a lamentation" and "Good society."