Salt Lake City, UT: Deseret News, Publishers, 1900. First edition. Hardcover. 457pp. Octavo [20 cm] Green cloth with gilt stamped titles on the front board and backstrip, and decorative blind stamped borders on the covers. Fair. There are multiple small light stains on the spine, covers and edges of the text block. The edges of the spine and covers are rubbed and bumped. The front endsheet has several notations and a former owner's address label. The pages are mildly yellowed. The text block is cracked at the contents page, the underlying cords are visible, and the text block is starting to come away from the covers. Item #28612
Traces the LDS church and the community of Nauvoo through the arrival of the Mormons to their forced expulsion. Flake/Draper 7367.