A Mormon Bibliography, 1830-1930: Books, Pamphlets, Periodicals, and Broadsides Relating to the First Century
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: University of Utah Press
Date Published: 1978
Edition: First edition, special typesetter's copy
Binding: Leather bound
Condition: Very good
Book Id: 49081
825pp. Quarto [29 cm] Full brown leather with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover, and the publisher's embossed device and the typesetter's name stamped in gilt on the front cover. With a handful of light scratches in the leather, the longest scrapes measuring 3 inches. There are large areas of light staining on the text block, however the pages are clean.
A Mormon Bibliography, 1830-1930, was set in Intertype Baskerville with handset Baskerville Foundry display by Donald M. Henriksen. This massive bibliography of Mormon imprints, a work first begun by the noted historian Dale Morgan in the 1940s, contains over ten thousand entries on Mormonism's first century including pro and anti Mormon books, pamphlets, broadsides, periodicals and printed ephemera. The definitive bibliography on Mormonism. Scallawagiana 100.