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Infatuation : a fiction founded on fact

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 509

Scope and Contents

Typewritten manuscript of an unpublished book entitled; "Infatuation: A Fiction Founded on Fact." This work is a novel based on the author's negative experiences with Mormonism.

Dates

  • 1858

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Infatuation : a fiction founded on fact. must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Theologian, author, and writer. He was a British convert to the Mormon Church and travelled to Utah in 1854. He became dissatisfied with that faith and left Utah in 1856. He later joined the Swedenborgian religion.

Extent

346 Leaves

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

General

Finding aid available in repository.

General

The dealer, from whom the manuscript was purchased, placed the alternate title, "Story of Brigham Young and the Mormons," on the spine of the box housing the document.
Title
Register of Infatuation : a fiction founded on fact
Author
Leslie Evens
Date
2011 October 31
Description rules
Appm
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States