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The book of Mormon

Author: Joseph Smith, Jr.; Z Brook; Church of Christ (Brooksites)
Publisher: New York : Jas. O. Wright & Co., [1858-1861?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the second issue of the James Wright edition. Wright printed the work not as a faith promoting exercise, but a profit promoting exercise. Wright was a businessman who saw a need in the marketplace for new Books of Mormon. After the 1842 Nauvoo edition there was not another LDS sanctioned edition printed in the United States until the Salt Lake 1871, and this is the only 19th century Book of Mormon not  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Smith, Jr.; Z Brook; Church of Christ (Brooksites)
OCLC Number: 228734842
Notes: Includes (p. [v]-x): Introduction, signed: written by Z. Brook, elder in the Church of Christ.
Description: xix, 380 p. ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Brooks Huntley Book of Mormon.
Responsibility: translated by Joseph Smith, Jr. ; reprinted from the third American edition, carefully revised by the translator.

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This is the second issue of the James Wright edition. Wright printed the work not as a faith promoting exercise, but a profit promoting exercise. Wright was a businessman who saw a need in the marketplace for new Books of Mormon. After the 1842 Nauvoo edition there was not another LDS sanctioned edition printed in the United States until the Salt Lake 1871, and this is the only 19th century Book of Mormon not printed by the LDS or RLDS churches. There were two issues of the Wright edition. The second (this one), also called the "Brooks Huntley," has an introduction by Zadoc Brook. -- cf. Flake. A Mormon bibliography, 1830-1930. 605, p. 48; Morgan. Bibliography, p. 175-176.

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