The History of Salt Lake City and Its Founders; Incorporated a Brief History of the Pioneers of Utah
Place Published: Salt Lake City
Publisher: Edward W. Tullidge
Date Published: 1883
Description: 3 engraved plates. 336p. 4to, modern green cloth. Salt Lake City: Edward W. Tullidge, (1883-1884). First Edition. Scarce.
Comments: Published by authority of the City Council and under supervision of its Committee on Revision. Tullidge was a Mormon convert from England. He emigrated to the Utah Territory in 1861 where he became a newspaper editor. Tullidge was the author of several books and many articles on Mormonism. Pages 321-336 are lightly soiled in margins. Page 336 is chipped in margins and crudely repaired with tape, pages 329-336 each have a small tear to the right margin. One plate is lightly soiled. All 3 plates have publisher's ink on the blank sides which have lightly soiled the margins of the text page preceding each plate. Howes T-409.Edition: First
Book ID: 254782