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Daniel the Captive - Saul, Chosen King

By: N/A

Price: $36.00  $32.40

Publisher: David C. Cook: N.D.

Seller ID: 46812


Cover is a little loose, and has edge and corner wear. It is also rubbed along the face of both front and back covers. Pages are mostly clean, but have slight smudges on some. No noticed markings on any pages. Overall fair condition. ; ; 5" x 7"; 62 pages View more info

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Scraps of Biography - Short Biographies of John Tanner, Daniel Tyler, and Newel Knight - Faith Promoting Series 10

By: N/A

Price: $9.95  $8.96

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 25838


Brand new softcover book! ; (Volume 10) Included in this book of the FAITH-PROMOTING SERIES are the short biographies of John Tanner, Daniel Tyler, and Newel Knight taken from their personal histories and journals. Like other books of this series, the true accounts are related to "increase the faith of the youth of the Church." From the Preface: "There is a gradually increasing interest among the young of this people for reading and study. I... View more info

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Heroines of "Mormondom" ; Noble Women's Lives Series Vol 2

By: N/A

Price: $8.95  $8.06

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 2011

Seller ID: 51522


Brand new softcover book! ; Because of the general satisfaction received among the Saints regarding the Faith-Promoting Series, the Church decided to publish biographies of some of the leading ladies of the Church. Heroines of "Mormondom" was the second and last publication of the Noble Women's Lives Series. The purpose of the Faith-Promoting Series and the Noble Women's Lives Series was to record the testimonies and faithful experience of the first gene... View more info

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FOUR FAITH PROMOTING CLASSICS - Strings of Pearls, Fragments of Experience, Gems for Young Folks & Early Scenes in Church History

By: N/A

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Bookcraft: 1968

Seller ID: 4873


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Tape residue inside front cover. ; ; 6.25" x 9.25" View more info

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Nancy's Biggest Day At Camp

By: N/A

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: The Personal Products Corporation: 1941

Seller ID: 29311


Booklet is in good condition, with some creasing and tearing at top right front corner. No noticed markings. Pages are tight and clean. ; The story of Nacy's experience of girls camp! ; 4.5" x 6"; 23 pages View more info

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An Eye of Faith: Essays in Honor of Richard O. Cowan

By: Alford, Kenneth L. & Richard E. Bennett

Price: $29.95  $26.96

Publisher: Deseret Book: 2015

Seller ID: 58465


Brand new hardcover book! ; An Eye of Faith contains nineteen new thought-provoking essays about ancient and modern temples, revelations to the Latter-day Saints, serving others and sharing the gospel, increasing scriptural understanding, and Church history. This book is written as a Festschrift—a volume of writings by different authors presented as a tribute to honor and celebrate the life and career of Richard O. Cowan. Dr. Cowan is a remarkable and beloved ... View more info

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The Life of Brigham Young - This is an Account Written Sixteen Years Following Brigham Young's Death in 1877

By: Anderson, Edward H.

Price: $12.95  $11.66

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 25832


Brand new softcover book! ; "This is an account written sixteen years following Brigham Young's death in 1877. In this volume, Brigham Young's activities during his early church years are discussed; his close relationship with Joseph Smith; and the rise of his leadership following the Carthage martyrdom. In addition to accounts and examples of President Young's personal qualities, several episodes in Utah history are reviewed including; the influence of the ... View more info

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The Life of Brigham Young - This is an Account Written Sixteen Years Following Brigham Young's Death in 1877

By: Anderson, Edward H.

Price: $12.95  $11.66

Publisher: Heber City, Utah, Archive Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 56774


Brand new softcover book! Never been read! ; "This is an account written sixteen years following Brigham Young's death in 1877. In this volume, Brigham Young's activities during his early church years are discussed; his close relationship with Joseph Smith; and the rise of his leadership following the Carthage martyrdom. In addition to accounts and examples of President Young's personal qualities, several episodes in Utah history are reviewed including; the influen... View more info

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JOSEPH SMITH'S KIRTLAND - Eyewitness Accounts

By: Anderson, Karl Ricks

Price: $14.00  $12.60

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1996

Seller ID: 29896


Brand New! ; The Prophet Joseph Smith lived in Kirtland, Ohio, longer than in any other place. There, many pivotal events of the Latter-day kingdom occured. Not just a retelling of historical events, this book is a fascinating collection of eyewitness accounts from more than a hundred people who lived in Kirtland at the time. Their thoughts and testimonies, which are recorded in letters and journals, recount experiences in living and working with Joseph Smith. ; 9.2... View more info

Joseph Smith - the Man and the Seer (Tributes to the Prophet Joseph from Friend, Foe, and Acquaintances)

By: Andrus, Hyrum L.

Price: $8.00  $7.20

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2005

Seller ID: 24105


Brand New Book, has image of the Prophet on the Cover. ; Dr. Andrus has deftly brought together material from friend to foe as well as from acquaintances of the Prophet. From each of these eyewitnesses comes a tribute to Joseph. The fact that all--friend, foe, acquaintance--responded to the Prophet's greatness in a similar manner would indicate that he could not have hoodwinked them all. That Brigham Young's dying words were Joseph Smith's name indicates the eternal ef... View more info

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Joseph Smith - the Man and the Seer The Man and the Seer

By: Andrus, Hyrum L.

Price: $8.00  $7.20

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1960

Seller ID: 27910


Brown hard cover and spine. Cover is slightly rubbed and edge worn. Gift Inscription inside front cover. Otherwise book is in good condition, pages are nice, tight, and clean. ; Dr. Andrus has deftly brought together material from friend to foe as well as from acquaintances of the Prophet. From each of these eyewitnesses comes a tribute to Joseph. The fact that all--friend, foe, acquaintance--responded to the Prophet's greatness in a similar manner would indicat... View more info

FROM QUAKER TO LATTER-DAY SAINT - Bishop Edwin D. Woolley

By: Arrington, Leonard

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1976

Seller ID: 14206


Stamp bearing previous owner's name on it on the title page and page before it. Pages clean and tight. ; Contents include: Nobody Built Better Than the Quakers, Journey to Ohio, Crisis in Nauvoo, Across the Plains, Buying Tour of the Eastern States, Bishop Wooley and the Thirteenth Ward, Troubles, plus much, much more! ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 592 pages View more info

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MARK E. PETERSEN A Biography

By: Barton, Peggy Petersen

Price: $8.50  $7.65

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1985

Seller ID: 18477


Light blue DJ is rubbed and edge worn in mylar cover. Previous owners name inside front cover. Else is overall still quite good. ; Several black and white photos throughout. ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 224 pages; 087747642x View more info

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Lost Legacy - THE MORMON OFFICE OF PRESIDING PATRIARCH

By: Bates, Irene M. & Smith, E. Gary

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1996

Seller ID: 58242


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; The hereditary office of Presiding Patriarch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, first occupied by the father of the Mormon prophet, Joseph Smith, had long seemed the focal point of a struggle for authority between those appointed and those born to leadership positions. In Lost Legacy, now in paperback, Irene Bates and E. Gary Smith argue that the office's 1979 demise was inevitable. Chronicling the his... View more info

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These Mortal Years - Biography

By: Bean, Monte L.

Price: $19.00  $17.10

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, Frayn Printing Company: 1977

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 48440


Red hardcover is in great condition, ex-library with some usual markings. No other noticed markings, some wear to back cover, otherwise clean. Overall great condition! ; Read about the great life of the man the Bean Meusem is named for at Brigham Young University. ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 467 pages View more info

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NOW MY SERVANT: A BRIEF BIOGRAPHY OF A FIRSTBORN SON OF AARON (MORMON)

By: Beeston, Blanche W

Price: $51.75  $46.58

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, The Caxton Printers, LTD.: 1957

Seller ID: 4705


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Previous owner name inside front cover. ; This biography details Dr. Maurice Lerrie Glendenning, a charismatic chiropractor who wandered the West before settling in Utah in 1929. Glendenning thought himself a direct descendant of the Old Testament priests Aaron and Levi. He spoke of out-of-body experiences, miracles and visits by angels who dictated his hand-written scripture. Maurice L. Glendenning, founder of the H... View more info

PRESIDENT EZRA TAFT BENSON REMEMBERS: THE JOYS OF CHRISTMAS

By: Benson, Ezra Taft

Price: $7.00  $6.30

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1988

Seller ID: 19727


Red soft cover with photo illustration on front. Very light edge wear. ; ; 5.5" x 8.5"; 13 pages View more info

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LION OF THE LORD - Essays on the Life & Service of Brigham Young

By: Black, Susan E. (editor) ; Porter, Larry C. (editor)

Price: $10.00  $9.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 1995

Seller ID: 27499


Minor wear to edges and corners. Previous owners name inside front cover. ; B&W photos. A great book on, the second President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brigham Young. ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 462 pages; 1573451126 View more info

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In Their Own Words; Autobiographical Stories from the Lives of the Prophets

By: Black, Susan Easton & Mary Jane Woodger

Price: $16.95  $15.26

Publisher: Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2016

Seller ID: 57950


Brand new softcover book! ; Imagine having within your grasp not only the teachings of prophets, but also their life stories in their own words, delivered from their unique perspectives. Now you can with this one-of-a-kind compilation, featuring the history of the prophets composed entirely of their first-hand accounts.In Their Own Words brings you inspirational, humorous, and heart-wrenching stories about the lives of prophets told in their own words. These i... View more info

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Women of Character: Profiles of 100 Prominent LDS Women

By: Black, Susan Easton & Woodger, Mary Jane

Price: $15.99  $14.39

Publisher: American Fork, UT, Covenant Communications, Inc.: 2015

Seller ID: 57469


Brand new softcover book! ; For generations latter-day prophets have extolled the noble role of womanhood. Leaders often tell of the wonderful contributions that the women in their lives have made both inside and outside the home. From rearing a faithful posterity to demanding and defending rights in the halls of Congress, Latter-day Saint women have been and continue to be a powerful influence for good in shaping the destiny of future generations.With this book we cel... View more info