Salt Lake City, UT: George Q. Cannon & Sons Company, Printers, 1891. First edition. Leather bound. 304pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] Maroon leather with gilt stamped titles and blind stamped decorative patterns on the spine and covers. Decorative endsheets. Very good. The spine and the edges of the covers are faded and rubbed. There are a couple of 1 inch long scratches in the leather of the front cover. There are two large chips in the leather at the ends of the spine, and there is a 1 inch crack at the foot of the spine along the front joint. The largest chip in the leather measures 1 cm by 1 cm. The top edge of the text block has numerous very tiny light stains. There is a contemporary owner's name on the front pastedown. The text block is cracked at the Preface page. The pages are mildly browned. Item #26558
Flake 6020. Mormon poetry.