Crossing the Bench Lately: Mormon Books

We enjoy staying busy restoring such special and rare books.  Here are some books that have crossed our workbench lately. 

1830 First Edition Book of Mormon, Before and After restoration.

1830 First Edition Book of Mormon, Before and After restoration.

A hand written manuscript of the history of Manchester England from the 1800s.

A hand written manuscript of the history of Manchester England from the 1800s.

A period rebinding of a small book called The History of the Priesthood from the 1800s.

A period rebinding of a small book called The History of the Priesthood from the 1800s.

Before and after label removal.

Before and after label removal.

Before and after paper mends.

Before and after paper mends.

Inking a plate to print a 1830 First Edition Book of Mormon Title Page Facsimile. 

Inking a plate to print a 1830 First Edition Book of Mormon Title Page Facsimile.