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Autobiograhpy of Elder Joseph Luff, one of the Twelve Apostles of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

By LUFF, Joseph.

Lamoni, Iowa:: Herald Publishing Chouse,, 1894.. First edition.. publisher's gilt-lettered cloth. . Old pencil ownership signature; cloth rubbed and worn, but tight and sound.. 8vo,. Illustrated fromphotographs..


"Round the World." Letters from Japan, China, India, and Egypt.

By FOGG, William Perry.

Cleveland, Ohio:: Privately Printed,, 1872.. First edition.. publisher's half leather gilt-decorated cloth. . A few old pencilled corrections to the text; slight musty odor; light scuffing to the binding.. 8vo,. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait and ten original unmounted albumen photographs. Some copies were issued with thirty images; some as here; and some with non-photographic illustrations.. Inscribed with the kind regards of the Author, Sept. 4 / 72. Preface: "This volume is not published in its present form for public sale, but designed as a souvenir to personal friends." It appeared the same year as Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days (which recounts the fictional voyage of the similarly named Phileas Fogg). The text is as printed in the Cleveland Leader, in a single column, with datelines. Fogg travelled by train to Salt Lake City where he interviewed Brigham Young, predicting the demise of Mormonism within ten years.


The Life of Brigham Young.

By ANDERSON, Edward H.

Salt Lake City:: Bureau of Information,, 1915.. Later edition.. publisher's printed and illustrated wrappers.. Near fine.. 8vo,.


"Mormon" Doctrine Plain and Simple; or, Leaves from the Tree of Life.

By PENROSE, Charles W.

Salt Lake City:: Missions of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,, 1917.. Third edition.. original printed wrappers.. Fine.. 12mo,.


Mormonism [Its Origin and History (cover title)]. The Relation of the Church to Christian Sects. Origin and History of Mormonism. Doctrines of the Church. Church Organization. Present Status.


Salt Lake City:: Published by The Church; Deseret News Print,, [1903].. First edition.. original printed wrappers.. Very slight tanning to edges of wrappers; otherwise a fine copy.. 8vo,. Flake 7340.


The Pittsburgh Conference on "Mormonism" and Report of Proceedings in the United States Senate in Defense of the Latter-day Saints.

By TALMAGE, Dr. James E.

Salt Lake City, Utah:: Bureau of Information,, [1919].. First edition.. original printed wrappers.. Fine.. 12mo,. Flake 8681.


Life and Philosophy of W. H. Chamberlin.


Salt Lake City:: The Deseret News Press,, 1925.. First edition.. publisher's cloth.. Rear hing split (reparable); slight spotting to two leaves only; otherwise tight and sound.. 8vo,. Signed and inscribed on the front free endpaper "with sincere regards" of R. V. Chamberlin.


The City of the Saints and Across the Rocky Mountains to California.

By BURTON, Richard F.

London:: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts,, 1862.. Second edition.. contemporary half calf and marbled sides.. Two bookplates on pastedown; spine quite chipped at head and foot; covers neatly reattached using the Japanese tissue method. . 8vo,. Folding map, folding plan of Salt Lake City, and 7 plates. Flake 1028.


In the Days of Brigham Young.


New York:: Broadway Publishing Co.,, [1914].. First edition.. publisher's pictorial cloth.. An attractive copy with the very slightest of rubbing at the corners and one tiny spot. The author's printed name on the title page is "Arthur Thomas;" "Hannet" is added in ms.. Small 8vo,.


The Letters of an Apostate Mormon to his Son.

By FREECE, Hans P.

[New York]:: Hans P. Freece,, 1908.. publisher's cloth.. Light use; tight and sound.. 8vo,. Flake 3443; "seventh edition."


Guide to Mormon Diaries & Autobiographies.

By BITTON, Davis.

Provo:: Brigham Young University Press,, [1977].. First edition.. original gilt cloth.. Front hinge just starting to split (structure still sound0: minor sunning to spine.. Folio,.


Zealots of Zion.

By BIRNEY, Hoffman.

Philadelphia:: The Penn Publishing Company,, [1931].. First edition.. publisher's cloth in dust jacket.. Slightly cocked; else a near fine copy in a bright, price-clipped jacket with some light soiling to the back panel and a tiny chip at the top edge.. 8vo,.


The Utah Western Railway Company. Stock certificate signed by John W. Young, President.

By YOUNG, John W.

Salt Lake City:: The Utah Western Railway Company,, March 11, 1876.. Two tape shadows (tape absent) to splits at folds, which are neatly and unobtrusively repaired with tissue on verso; very nice.. Engraved stock certificate with pictorial vignette, signed by the son of Brigham Young and Mary Ann Angell, who served as First Presidency of the LDS Church as well as counselor to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.


The Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and Proposed Constitutional Amendment Prohibiting Polygamy.


Independence, Mo,:: By Order of the Conference,, April 11, 1903.. Paper uniformly tanned; tiny chips at corners.. 7-1/2 x 4-1/16". Repudiating "the practice of living with more than one woman as wives at the same time."


View of the Hebrews; or the Tribes of Israel in America.

By SMITH, Ethan.

Poultney, Vt.:: Smith & Shute,, 1825.. Second edition, revised and enlarged.. full contemporary sheep.. Light foxing throughout; several passages contrasting this account with The Book of Mormon are marked, with a few old annotations. Binding scuffed, but sound.. 8vo,.


Quest for Refuge: The Mormon Flight from American Pluralism.

By HILL, Marvin S.

Salt Lake City:: Signature Books,, 1989.. original cloth in dust jacket.. Pencil underlining to about a dozen pages; otherwise fine in a fine jacket.. 8vo,.


A Gathering of Saints: A True Story of Money, Murder and Deceit.

By LINDSEY, Robert.

New York:: Simon and Schuster,, [1988].. First edition.. original cloth-backed boards in dust jacket.. A couple of small spots on title page; otherwise fine in a fine jacket.. 8vo,.


A Joseph Smith Chronology.

By CONKLING, J. Christopher.

Salt Lake City:: Deseret Book Company,, 1979.. First edition.. original cloth in dust jacket.. Price sticker shadow to front free endpaper; otherwise near fine in a jacket with traces of edge wear. . 8vo,.


The Prophet of the Nineteenth Century; or, the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Mormons, or Latter-Day Saints: To Which is Appended, an Analysis of the Book of Mormon.

By CASWALL, Henry.

London:: J. G. F. and J. Rivington,, 1843.. First edition.. original cloth, neatly rebacked with the original spine laid down.. Some rubbing to the edges of the boards; a nice copy.. 8vo,. Howes C-235. Flake 1237.


The Lion of the Lord: A Biography of Brigham Young.

By HIRSHSON, Stanley P.

New York:: Alfred A. Knopf,, 1969.. First edition.. publisher's cloth in dust jacket.. Near fine in jacket with touches of edge wear. . 8vo,.


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