Salt Lake City, UT: Bookcraft, Inc., 1958. First edition. Hardcover. 776pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Original green and white cloth with an illustration of Joseph Smith on the front cover. There are two previous owners' names on the front pastedown. The text block is cracked at the title page, and the text block is just starting to pull away from the backstrip. Good. Item #56757
First editions of this title are sought after, due to the fact that later editions of this popular LDS doctrinal reference had some of McConkie's more controversial statements removed.