Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Did you know that the FIRST EDITION BOOK OF MORMON has BLUE-SPECKLED edges?   The clarity of the blue speckled edges is a distinguishing feature to look for when comparing first edition copies of the Book of Mormon [1830]. The two copies on the left are typical of most surviving first copies. The copy on the right, however, has superior color--and is one of the finest examples of this seldom recognized feature.