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 cloth at the spine ends is a little frayed, and the underlying boards are just beginning to peek through at the corners. There are numerous small light stains on the edges of the text block. The endsheets are split along the hinges, and the text block is coming away from the spine. There are very occasional small stains and marks in pencil on the yellowed pages. As is. Item #32221
Traces the LDS church and the community of Nauvoo through the arrival of the Mormons to their forced expulsion. Flake/Draper 7367.