A New Witness For God
Place Published: Salt Lake City
Publisher: George Q. Cannon & Sons Company
Date Published: 1895
Edition: First edition
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 47847
486pp. Octavo [20 cm] Black leather with 5 compartments stamped in gilt on the spine, gilt and blind stamped decorative borders on the covers, and a gilt title on the front cover. All edges gilt. Decorative floral endsheets. Two pages of advertisements for works by B. H. Roberts at rear. Former owner's name stamped in gilt on the front cover. With light rubbing to the extremities, and a loss from the leather at the head of the spine that measures 1/2" wide by 1/4" deep. There is a 1" split in the front endsheet along the hinge, and the front hinge is going. The text block is cracked at the beginning and end. Several pages have minor soiling.
Flake 7347. Volume 1. Another important work by the author of Comprehensive History of the Church (1930), and the editor of the seven-volume "documentary" History of the Church (1902&1932).