Voice of Warning and Instruction to All People; or, an Introduction to the faith and Doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ, of Latter-day Saints

Pratt, Parley Parker

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Place Published: Edinburgh
Publisher: Printed by H. Armour
Date Published: 1847
Edition: Sixth edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 8096

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136pp. Sextodecimo [16 cm] Original brown cloth with decorative blind stamping to boards and bacsktrip. Very good. Corners bumped and rubbed with some minor chipping. Light overall rubbing to boards. Faint moisture damage to head of endsheets and pastedowns (does not effect text). Short contemporary ink notation on front free endsheet.

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Pratt's Voice of Warning was not the first LDS publication to lay out the tenets and theology of the fledgling Mormon Faith, but it was the first to specifically lay out the differences of Mormonism and other Christian Faiths. One of the most important and early volumes of Mormon doctrine.The preface of the second edition is signed Thomas Brown who acquired the rights to print 'Voice' earlier in the year. Essentially a faithful reprint of the 1841 edition, the Edinburgh edition includes "Preface to the Second European, or Edinburgh Edition" Crawley 326. Flake/Draper 6632.



By This Author: Pratt, Parley Parker
By This Publisher: Printed by H. Armour