Salt Lake City: Juvenile Instructor Office, 1887. Original edition. Hardcover. 95pp. Sixteenmo [19 cm] Black cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the front cover, and blind stamped decorative borders on the covers. Advertisement at the rear. Good only. The spine and covers are slightly faded, rubbed and bumped. The covers are also very subtly stained. The underlying boards are exposed at the corners. There is a very small nick in the cloth along the bottom edge of the front cover. There is a bookseller's small label on the front pastedown. The first 30 pages are hanging on by a thread. The rear endsheet has two 2 and 1/2 inch long splits along the hinge. The pages are yellowed. Flake: 3950. Item #28089
Faith-Promoting Series was a series of narratives created by the Juvenile Instructor Office of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as a way to promote a home-produced alternative to popular novels.