The Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon, upon Plates taken from the Plates of Nephi
Place Published: Independence, MO
Publisher: Central States Mission, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Publishers
Date Published: 1907
Edition: Third Chicago Edition
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 45872
623pp. Sextodecimo [17 cm] Full black leather with three blind stamped linear borders on the front and rear board. Ornamental device gilt stamped on the front board and blind stamped on the rear board. Gilt stamped borders and title on backstrip. Rose gilt edges. Black endsheets. Good. Rubbed at the extremities. There is a 3/4" crack in the front joint ant the foot of the spine. The front free endsheet is nearly completely detached, and there is a thin, 2" crack in the rear endsheet along the hinge. The text block is cracked at the beginning and end. There are lengthy notations in pen on the front flyleaf, and there is a contemporary gift inscription, dated 1907, on the recto of the printer's page. The pages have very sporadic, brief marks and underlining. Flake/Draper 661.
Division into Chapters and Verses, with References, by Orson Pratt, Sen.