Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1962. Second printing. Hardcover. SIGNED. 316pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Red cloth with a gilt stamped black title panel on the backstrip. Index. Bibliography. Very good. The spine is rolled, and the edges of the spine and covers are gently rubbed. There are several minor stains on the edges of the text block. With a contemporary gift inscription in ink on the front free endsheet, darkening to the rear endsheet, and sporadic small, pale stains on the pages. In a good dust jacket, with rubbing, and a large cluster of light stains on the rear panel. The edges are creased and chipped and have multiple closed tears. The longer closed tears measure just over 1 inch long. Item #47026
Signed by the author on the title page. The classic treatment of a still-controversial part of Mormon and Western History.