Salt Lake City, UT: Deseret Book Company, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. 286pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Red hardcover with gilt stamped titles. Good only. Ex-library. The edges of the boards are heavily rubbed. Library stamps and markings on the edges of the text block, the endsheets, and first several pages. The front free endsheet has a previous owner's bookplate. The dust jacket is in good condition, and is adhered to the covers. The spine is faded. The edges are creased and chipped. Item #20904
Francis M. Gibbons was secretary to the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and had great insights into the workings of the Church organization and the personalities of its leaders.