New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. Third printing. Hardcover. 476pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] in black cloth with gilt-stamped spine, no jacket. Light rubbing to boards, very slight tarnishing to spine gilt at top; interior is unmarked. B&W photos, fold-out map. Very good. Item #48222
The famed biographer's first book, it remains the only definitive biography yet written on Joseph Smith.