San Marino, CA: The Huntington Library, 1971. First edition. Hardcover. 328pp. Octavo [23 cm] in brown cloth. Spotting to jacket front cover, fading to jacket spine lettering, else very light wear to jacket; boards are crisp and unworn; interior clean and tight. Fine / very good. Item #55204
From the jacket: "Professor Larson tells the story of [the decades leading up to Utah's statehood] with clarity and conviction, making use of Mormon publications such as the Deseret News as well as a number of unpublished letters and diaries. The result is a vivid narrative, and a timely one."