Provo, UT: J. Grant Stevenson, 1970. First edition. Hardcover. 278pp. Octavo [24 cm] Red and black vein-patterned cloth over boards with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. The boards are slightly concave, and the extremities are lightly rubbed. The lower third of the backstrip is pulling away from the spine. This tear is also also accompanied with a small open tear along the rear joint. There is a binder's ticket on the rear pastedown. Good +. Item #49412
From the Introduction- "Attempt has been made to record More than mere vital statistics, for indeed, our forefathers and grandmothers were skillful frontiersman, settlers, and builders, as they scattered throughout the length and breadth of our vast country. They were men and women of great foresight, independence, and lovers of freedom. We have dipped between the lines of history, as it were, to bring their adventures and accomplishments into our lives."