[Salt Lake City, UT]: Salt Lake Tribune Publishing Co. 1909. First edition. Hardcover. 535pp. Octavo [21 cm] Dark green cloth with blind stamped title on the front board and a gilt stamped title on backstrip. The extremities are rubbed, the backstrip is faded, and the cloth at the ends of the backstrip is frayed. There are a couple of small open tears in the cloth along the front joint. The hinges are a little weak. There are previous owners' markings on the endpapers. Illustrated with maps and photographs. Flake/Draper 3552. Good. Item #20106
Topics covered include Civil Government by the Prophet, Mountain Meadows Massacre, and the Prophets in politics. Ex-libris Burton W. Musser, Salt Lake attorney, and member of an important Utah family. He was married to Elise Fuhrer Musser, a high profile figure in Utah's political and social life from the 1930's until her death.