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Willard Richards Copy of Abraham Manuscript, Early 1842–A [Abraham 1:1–2:18]

Book of Abraham Manuscript, Nauvoo, IL, early 1842; handwriting of Willard Richards; fifteen pages; Book of Abraham Manuscripts, ca. 1837–1841, CHL.
Note: The transcript of the Book of Abraham manuscript presented here is used with permission of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. It was published earlier, with some differences in style, in Brian M. Hauglid, A Textual History of the Book of Abraham: Manuscripts and Editions (Provo, UT: Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship, Brigham Young University, 2010), 152–181.