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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

Condition: Fair


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

Condition: New


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. It is now the ambition of nearly every son and daughter of the Saints to become well educated. Parents, also, are more deeply ... 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

Condition: New


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 generation of Saints who knew the Prophet Joseph Smith. This book contains the histories of three of these special ladies. The fi... 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

Condition: Good+


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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John Edge Booth - 1847-1920

By: Adams, Elsie Delia

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: Springville, UT U. S. A, Art City Publishing: 1962

Seller ID: 25754

Condition: Very Good


Turquise colored hard cover is a bit rubbed and edge worn. Interior is overall still very tight and clean. Black and white photographs throughout. Ex-library with all the usual marks. ; When John was 13 years old, he herded sheep in Draper, Salt Lake County. As a volunteer in the 1866 Blackhawk War, Booth served on the Sevier River. His education included classes at Draper Academy in 1868 and the University of Deseret, now the University of Utah. He taught school in Alpine, West Jordan, and at Mill Creek Ward School, and Bountiful High School.2 Like other young men of that e... 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

Condition: New


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 California goldrush on the Saints; the various aspects of political turmoil throughout the territory; the Utah War; and the s... 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

Condition: Very Good


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 influence of the California goldrush on the Saints; the various aspects of political turmoil throughout the territory; the Utah War;... 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

Condition: New


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. ; 9.25 x 0.5 x 6.25 Inches; 286 pages; 157345205X 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

Condition: Very Good


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 effect of the Seer on those who had linked their cause to his--to the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. ; 5.25" x 8"; 23... 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

Condition: Very Good in Good+ Dust Jacket


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 indicate that he could not have hoodwinked them all. That Brigham Young's dying words were Joseph Smith's name indicates the eternal... 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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


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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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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good+ with no Dust Jacket


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 House of Aaron. Glendenning died in 1969. ; 5.75" x 8.5"; 216 pages 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


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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Compassionate Soldier Remarkable True Stories of Mercy, Heroism, and Honor from the Battlefield

By: Borrowman, Jerry

Price: $19.95  $17.96

Publisher: Shadow Mountain: 2017

Seller ID: 58354

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


Brand new hardcover book! ; Compassionate Soldier illuminates some of the most fascinating and yet largely unknown stories of men and women whose humanity led them to perform courageous acts of mercy and compassion amid the chaos and carnage of war. Arranged by war from the American Revolution to the Iraq War and global in perspective, it features extraordinary stories of grace under fire from valiant soldiers and noncombatants who rose above the inhumanity of lethal conflict and chose compassion, even knowing their actions could put their lives and liberty at risk.Included in... View more info

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Joseph Smith Among the Prophets; sixteenth annual Joseph Smith Memorial Sermon, delivered in Logan, Utah on December 7, 1958.

By: Brown, Hugh B. & J. Karl Wood

Price: $12.00  $10.80

Publisher: Self Published: 1958

Seller ID: 58092

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library with all the usual marks. Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Great conpilation of stories of the Prophet's life and death. ; 6" x 9"; 15 pages; 1258004186 View more info

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The Life of William Budge

By: Budge, Jesse R.S.

Price: $15.95  $14.36

Publisher: Archive Publishers: 2015

Seller ID: 57492

Condition: New


Brand new hardcover book! ; William Budge was a member of the Council of Fifty as well as the Idaho Legislature and was a mission president and stake president in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. ; 4.5" x 6.75"; 9780990934639 View more info

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Supersonic Saints - Thrilling Stories from Lds Pilots

By: Bytheway, John

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Deseret Book: 2005

Seller ID: 46630

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


Cover has some light edge and corner wear. ; Riveting and faith-promoting, Supersonic Saints is a collection of more than 15 true stories of LDS pilots who felt the hand of the Lord in their lives when they needed it most. Many of these pilots are still active in the United States Armed Forces. All of them are alive and active members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. ; 6.25" x 9.25"; 177 pages; 9781590387474 View more info

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SCRAPS OF BIOGRAPHY

By: Cannon, A. H.

Price: $56.93  $51.24

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Juvenile Instructors Office: 1883

Seller ID: 29244

Condition: Very Good


Light blue hard cover with silver lettering. Cover is rubbed and soiled. Previous owner name inside front cover. Gift Inscription to previous owner inside front cover. ; Designed for the instruction and encouragment of Young Latter-day Saints ; Faith-Promoting Series Series; Vol. 10; 5" x 7"; 104 pages View more info