Item #38392 A Compendium of the Doctrines of the Gospel. Franklin D. Richards.
A Compendium of the Doctrines of the Gospel
A Compendium of the Doctrines of the Gospel
A Compendium of the Doctrines of the Gospel
A Compendium of the Doctrines of the Gospel

A Compendium of the Doctrines of the Gospel

Salt Lake City: Deseret News Press, 1857. First edition. Leather. 243 pp. Full black leather - diamond blindstamping with single rule gilt border on both covers; title on spine and 4 double gilt lines surrounding four raised bands and a single gilt line at head and foot of spine; a.e.g.; gilt on inner dentilles of both covers; plain yellow endhseets.
Small tears to leather along outer hinges at the head and foot of the spine as well as minor losses to leather along the spine; several small scuff and rubbing marks on the covers and corners;
Note on first blank endsheet: "Briant Stringham Jr. Salt Lake City, Utah Territory bot [sic] in Salt Lake City Oct. 1873." Also four and half pages of handwritten notes and references inserted before the rear yellow endsheets (appartently created as a missionary). Stringham served a mission in the Hawaiian Islands from 1873 to 1876. On front endsheet, "Marion Bennion bought from Deseret Book Store 1934 - Price $3.00." Fun indication that Deseret Book was selling used and presumably out of print books in the 1930s. Condition: Very good. Item #38392

Price: $500.00

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