Crossing the Bench Lately: First Five Book of Mormon Editions

I've fallen behind on showing our latest restoration and fun projects! 

Here are some fun before and after photos.

1841 Book of Mormon. Complete rebinding to match the deluxe edition from Liverpool.

1841 Book of Mormon. Complete rebinding to match the deluxe edition from Liverpool.

A deluxe clamshell enclosure for an 1841 Book of Mormon.

A deluxe clamshell enclosure for an 1841 Book of Mormon.

1842 Book of Mormon. Extensive work to repair amateur fixes done previously.

1842 Book of Mormon. Extensive work to repair amateur fixes done previously.

The first five editions of the Book of Mormon: 1830 Palmyra, 1837 Kirtland, 1840 Nauvoo, 1841 Liverpool, 1842 Nauvoo.

The first five editions of the Book of Mormon: 1830 Palmyra, 1837 Kirtland, 1840 Nauvoo, 1841 Liverpool, 1842 Nauvoo.

Jacobi Fabri Stapulensis, de Maria Magdalena, & Triduo Christi, disceptatio, Concio natoribus verbi divini adprime utilis, 1514. Vellum reback of the XIX Century rebinding.

Jacobi Fabri Stapulensis, de Maria Magdalena, & Triduo Christi, disceptatio, Concio natoribus verbi divini adprime utilis, 1514. Vellum reback of the XIX Century rebinding.