In connection with our 25th anniversary sale, we are offering our Deal of the Day #4. This offer will be good today and tomorrow (Thurs & Fri, Nov 8 & 9) only.
A Mormon Bibliography. 1830-1930: Books, Pamphlets, Periodicals, and Broadsides Relating to the First Century of Mormonism (2nd rev. ed.) edited by Chad J. Flake and Larry Draper. Religious Studies Center, 2004. Oversize hardback–2 volumes. Reg. $149.95, Sale $59.95, DEAL OF THE DAY $44.99. This revised edition contains more than 14,400 entries that catalog all known books, pamphlets, periodicals (including completely or predominantly Mormon newspapers), pamphlets, and broadsides pertaining to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in its first 100 years. Entries list the vital information about each item: author, title, place published, publisher, date, pagination, size, and codes listing the institutions that hold original copies. Some entries have brief explanatory notes about their content. An indispensable research tool!
Route from Liverpool to Great Salt Lake Valley, Illustrated with Steel Engravings and Wood Cuts From Sketches by Frederick Piercy (facsimile reprint ed.) edited by James Linforth. Applewood Books, 1997. Oversize hardback in slipcase. Reg. $300, Sale $99.99, DEAL OF THE DAY $74.99. Route from Liverpool to the Great Salt Lake Valley contains Piercy’s detailed narrative of the journey as well as illustrations of an unusually high quality made from his own drawings sketched on the trail. In addition to these illustrations of prominent landmarks between Council Bluff and Salt Lake City, Piercy also made sketches of sites along the Mississippi River between New Orleans and Nauvoo including the Nauvoo Temple in ruin and Carthage jail. He also did five portrait sketches. After returning to England in 1854 the sketches were made into high quality steel engravings by Charles Fenn and James Linforth an assistant editor of the Millennial Star did a general editing, added footnotes, a summary of Joseph Smith’s history, and a summary of the history of Mormon emigration up to 1855. The book was originally issued in fifteen parts from July 1854 to September 1855 with each part in a green printed wrapper–this attractive facsimile edition collects all the issues in a nicely bound volume with a slipcase.
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