The Doctrine and Covenants, of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Containing the Revelations Given to Joseph Smith, Jun., The Prophet, for the Building Up of the Kingdom of God in the Last Days
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: George Q. Cannon & Sons Company
Date Published: 1891
Edition: First Pulpit Edition
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 47246
503pp. Quarto [25.5 cm] Full black grained leather with gilt stamped titles and ornamental stamping on the spine and covers (previous owner's name stamped in gilt on the front cover.) Floral endsheets. All edges gilt. The extremities are rubbed, the underlying boards are exposed at the top and bottom fore edge corners of the covers, and there is a 1 1/2" split in the front board at the head of the joint. The rear endsheet is torn along the hinge, the hinges are going, and the text block is cracked at the title page.
The "pulpit" edition of the Doctrine and Covenants, the only large-sized edition of the Doctrine & Covenants issued in the 19th century. Flake/Draper 2878.