Prophet of the Nineteenth Century


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[000058] Caswall, Henry, 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, J.G.F. And J. Rivington, London, 1843, First Edition, Good. Original Cloth, 8vo. xx, 277pp, [3].

Original blindstamped cloth, title in gilt to spine.

Spine ends slightly chipped, corners bumped and worn, slightly discoloured, light damp staining to rear bottom corner. Internally some light browning, lacks ffep, frontispiece oxidised, previous owners name written several times to front pastedown.

Lithographic frontispiece ‘The prophet pronouncing the Greek psalter to be a dictionary of Egyptian hieroglyphics’.

Flake/Draper 01237, Hawes C235