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image of Social Problems of To-Day; Or, The Mormon Question in Its Economic Aspects.  A Study of Co-operation and Arbitration in Mormondom, From the Standpoint of a Wage-Worker by A Gentile [pseud.]

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Port Jervis, NY: D.D. Lum & Co, 1886. 91p., lacks wraps, pages evenly browned, ownership stamp of a Port Jervis dentist on front wrap. Defense of the Mormons by a non-Mormon and a plea for tolerance of polygamy. In the 1880s the federal goverment passed a number of laws against Mormon polygamy. Plural marriage had… Read more
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Joseph Smith: a Penguin Life

by [Smith, Joseph] Robert V. Remini

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Published
2002
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9780670030835
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New York: Lipper/Viking Press, 2002. Hardcover. xiii, 190p., preface, sources, select bibliography, very good first edition, first printing stated in pictorial boards and die-cut unclipped bright dj. Penguin Lives series, James Atlas, editor.
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New York: R.O. Ferrier & Co., Publishers, 1882. 47p., lacks wraps, first page chipped and almost completely separated, previous owner's name penned on first page, first few pages horizontally creased. Defense of the Mormons by a non-Mormon and a plea for tolerance of polygamy. *Flake 5043. "Dyer D. Lum was the leading anarchist-syndicalist of the 1880s. He was… Read more
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image of New Age, Neopagan,_New Religious Movements: Alternative Spirituality in Contemporary America

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Oakland: University of California Press, 2015. Paperback. x, 318p., wraps, 7x10 inches, very good condition. Includes chapters on Mormonism, The Nation of Islam, Scientology, The People's Temple, and more.
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image of Acculturation of Samoans in the Mormon Village of Laie, Territory of Hawaii (thesis)

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Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 1956. v, 107p., text reproduced from typed ms, no illustrations, utilitarian binding in flexible brown covers with black cloth backstrip and typed cover label. Item is sound and legible throughout. Samoans tended to immigrate for economic reasons. "The writer endeavored to attend as many social, economic, and religious functions as possible. Actifve participation on his… Read more
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The superior American religions

by [Sprading, Charles T. as] Hugo Hume

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Published
1928
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Los Angeles, CA: The Libertarian Publishing Company, 1928. 170p., cloth covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, boards lightly worn, offsetting to ffep else very good condition. Humorous take on Mormonism, New Thought, Christian Science, Spiritualism, Theosophy, and Koreshanity.
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image of Frontiers: a journal of women studies. Volume VII, Number 3, 1984, Special Issue: Women on the Western Frontier

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Boulder: Frontiers, 1983. Magazine. iv, 92p., 8.5x11 inches, oversize trade paperback journal, illustrations, very good in yellow pictorial wraps.
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Good-bye, I Love You

by Pearson, Carol Lynn

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Published
1986
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9780394550329
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New York: Random House, 1986. Hardcover. 227p., very good later printing in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. The story of the deeply religious Mormon whose husband died of AIDS after coming to terms with his homosexuality.
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image of Saving Alex: when I was fifteen I told my Mormon parents I was Gay, and that's when my nightmare began

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New York: HarperCollins, 2016. Hardcover. 248p., prologue, resources for familiesvery good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj.
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The Mormon Worker. Vol. 1 (Sept. 2007)

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Published
2007
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Woodland Hills, Utah, 2007. First issue of the anarchist, pacifist Mormon newspaper, inspired by the example of the Catholic Worker. 16p., horizontal fold, very good. William Vanwagenen introduces the concept of Mormon Anarchism in this issue.
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Consider This Home: a novel

by Bills, Greg

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Published
1994
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9780671798734
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. Hardcover. 318p., very good first edition and printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj. After six years self-imposed exile in Vegas a woman and her young son return to Utah and her Mormon family including a self-avowed gay man.
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Chicago: We the People, 1964. 11x17 inch broadside printed both sides, with an introductory section by Banson, the former Secretary of Agriculture under Eisenhower who went on to become the 13th president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Fold-creased, otherwise very good. The rear reprints a piece by Clarence Manion, "Not Right and Left - Right… Read more
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The Utah Batteries: a history

by Mabey, Charles L., Norman Ricketts association

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Published
1900
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Salt Lake City: Self-published by the author at The Daily Reporter, 1900. Hardcover. 130p., preface, introduction, rosters, illustrations, gift inscription of Col. Fred M. Ruse and others to Mrs. NormanR. Ricketts thanking her for her support preserving the Mormon history of California. First edition in red pictorial cloth boards. A very serious contact with water and general damp has… Read more
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A Road From El Dorado; The 1848 Trail Journal of Ephraim Green

by Green, Ephraim; Will Bagley, editor

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Published
1991
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9780962780448
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Salt Lake City: The Prairie Dog Press, 1991. Pamphlet. 58p., illustrated with a number of facsimiles and a folded map bound in the back (also in facsimile: a repro'd 1849 item with spot-color helps). Stapled 8.5x6 inch wraps, one of 700 softbound copies (not numbered as were the hardcover and especial issues). This item is inscribed and signed by… Read more
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A modern Moses at West Tintic

by Culmsee, Carlton

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Published
1967
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Logan, UT: Utah State University Press, 1967. Pamphlet. 40p., wraps, cleric edges slightly worn else very good condition. Utah State University monograph series, vol. 14, no. 1, April 1967. Study of failed Mormon seperatist prophet Moses S. Gudmundson.
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Santa Barbara Saints, A Sesquicentennial History of Mormons in Santa Barbara

by Williams, Frederick G., editor

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Published
1997
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Santa Barbara: S. Derrin Watson / Shumway Family History Services, 1997. [xiii], 408p., b&w period photography scattered throughout the text, alkaline bright-white paperstock hardbound in 10x7.5 inch dark blue boards gilt-titled. Clean and sound, a very good copy.
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image of Take Up Your Mission; Mormon Colonizing Along the Little Colorado River 1870-1900

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Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, 1973. xii, 309p., illustrated with period photography, facsimiles and endsheet maps, a hardbound item in cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. The dj is a little handled and has a tiny closed tear to back panel, else entirely sound and clean. A very good copy. ā.
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image of Remembering Brad: on the loss of a son to AIDS with journal entries by Brad Schow

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Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1995. Hardcover. xii, 160p., prologue, epilogue, photos, mild foxing on rear endpapers otherwise good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Remembrance of the death of a Mormon gay.
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Between Sinners and Saints

by Sexton, Marie

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Published
2011
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9781611249569
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Lexington KY: Amber Quill Press, LLC, 2011. Paperback. 268p., softbound in trade-size glossy wraps, a fine unblemished copy. Author acknowledges her "Surfing guru" and a "slightly sadistic massage therapist
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Outline for a study of the erotogenesis of religion

by Schroeder, Theodore

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Published
1912
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New York: [Theodore Schroeder], 1912. Pamphlet. [8p.], self-wraps, minor edge wear and a trace of browning, 6x9 inches. Opens with a mention of his research into Mormonism (he spent time in Salt Lake City and played a role in the campaign for Utah becoming a state and later became active opposing the church).
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