Provo, UT: Brigham Young University Press, 1974. First edition. Hardcover. 386pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering and blind ruled borders on the spine and front cover. Fine / near fine. Item #47941
Volume One of the series, Studies in Mormon History. From the dust jacket- "Born on a farm near Twin Falls, Idaho, Leonard J. Arrington has long been acquainted with the challenge of cultivating the American West. His credentials as a historian and economist qualify him as an analyst, not only of the significance of the life of pioneer Charles Coulson Rich, but also of the frontier society in which Rich played such a prominent role."