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Description

Title:
A Mormon Chronicle: The Diaries of John D. Lee 1848-1876
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 014500

Author: Lee, John D.; Cleland, Robert Glass; Brooks, Juanita
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Publisher: Huntington Library
Place: San Marino, CA
Year: 1955
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
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Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Two volumes bound in brown cloth with gilt-stamped red spine labels, maps on end papers. “The second adopted son of Brigham Young, Lee participated as an important leader in the historic Mormon migration of 1848 to the valley of the Great Salt Lake; played a major role in the exploration and settlement of southern Utah; took an active part in the treacherous, cold-blooded Mountain Meadows Massacre of 1857; and nearly twenty years later died before a firing squad at the lonely scene of the great tragedy.” Corners and spine ends bumped and lightly worn, includes the torn pieces of one of the dust jackets, books are stamped several times with previous owner’s ink stamp, rear hinge on Vol. II loose. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 5 lbs 2 oz. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 014500.