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Individual Book Details: A0035

Record Date
Collection Name
1830 Palmyra
Ownership Type
Special Collections
UC San Diego
San Diego, CA
1830 Book of Mormon, UC San Diego
Held at the University since 1970’s. Given to University by a San Diego family.
Inscriptions of Hiram Crosby (stamp) and book plate of Charles and Eugenia Geiger
Unique Features
Spine: Intact and connected to cover
Spine Lettering and Label: Intact, letters visible
Cover: Dark Marbling present. Impacted upper right corner.
Binding: Intact. pastedown starting to separate from front end paper at lower part of gutter, upper section still connected. One front endpaper
Title Page: Present and intact. Bending at the corners present. slight foxing on outer edge
Text: Full text block. first text page has small dark mark on the upper edge. slight foxing.
Notes: Preface page: “VI”
Bookplate on Front pastedown page listing “Ex Libris Charles and Eugenia Geiger”. Front end paper verso has stamp in dark ink: “HIRAM.CROSBY” at the middle of the page and “No. 103” in handwritten ink on upper edge. “Smith, Jos 1st Ed, Hower(SP) S623 1800-“ in pencil. Pencil Call number on back page