St. Louis, MO: Pease-Taylor Publishing Co. 1891. Later printing. Leather bound. 413pp. Octavo [23 cm] Attractively rebound in a full green calf. Decorative blind stamping to boards. Raised bands with gilt borders. Title, author and floral device gilt stamped on backstrip. New marbled endsheets and pastedowns. Color frontis. Internally fine. Item #4308
Expose by the notorious Mormon leader. John D. Lee was a participant in the Mountain Meadows Massacre and the only person tried for this atrocity. Lee was found guilty and put to death by firing squad at Mountain Meadows in 1877. Flake/Draper 4864. Howes L206.