The Life of Joseph Smith the Prophet
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: Juvenile Instructor Office
Date Published: 1888
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 47717
512pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] Rust colored cloth with decorative black stamping to front board and backstrip. Title gilt stamped on backstrip. Title stamped in black on front board within decorative gilt stamping. Floral endsheets and patsedowns. Very good. Light rubbing to extremities of boards, more so at corners. Cosmetic wear to front joint (front pastedown and front endsheet have started to split at joint). Internally clean.
Steel engraving portraits of Joseph and his brother Hyrum are present. Biography of the founder of Mormonism by LDS Church elder and publisher (George Q. Cannon and Sons would later be known as Deseret Book). Flake/Draper 1161