Item #7398 The Pearl of Great Price: Being a Choice Selection from the Revelations, Translations and Narrations of Joseph Smith. Joseph Smith.
The Pearl of Great Price: Being a Choice Selection from the Revelations, Translations and Narrations of Joseph Smith
The Pearl of Great Price: Being a Choice Selection from the Revelations, Translations and Narrations of Joseph Smith

The Pearl of Great Price: Being a Choice Selection from the Revelations, Translations and Narrations of Joseph Smith

Salt Lake City: Printed at the Latter-day Saints' Printing and Publishing Establishment. 1878. First American Edition (second edition overall). 71pp. Octavo [23 cm] Attractively rebound in full black leather with the title gilt stamped on the front board and again on the backstrip. Decorative blind stamped borders. Marbled endsheets and pastedowns. Internally nice with all three facsimiles and the fold-out plate in nice condition. Item #7398

First American edition of the Pearl of Great Price printed shortly after Brigham Young's death and 27 years after the first edition, that was printed in Liverpool. In addition to the material in the 1851 edition, revisions to the Book of Moses were made from Joseph Smith's revision of the Holy Scriptures. Also "The revelation of plural marriage" (Doctrine and Covenants 132) was added. Flake/Draper 6167. Auerbach 663. Howes S628.

Price: $1,500.00

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