The House of the Lord The Church
Talmage, James; C. R. Savage , C. R. Savage(illus.)
Place Published: Salt Lake City
Publisher: Deseret News
Date Published: 1912
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 45742
336pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Light greenish-gray cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and a light blue ink stamped design of the temple on the front board. Top edge gilt. Decorative floral endpapers. Good. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed. There are sporadic cracks in the text block, and the pages have occasional underlining in pen. Several pages at the beginning have small stains in the bottom margins.
Original edition of 1912 which includes the plate 'Holy of Holies." With 46 full page photographs of the Mormon Temple by the C.R. Savage photographic firm. Plate 27, the Holy of Holies was removed from later printings of this title. The book marks the first time the interior of the LDS Temple had ever been photographed for public view. Text includes commentary on other Mormon Temples in Utah.