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Mar 25, 1830 – The Book of Mormon is published, 588 pages. 5,000 copies costing $3,000. Sale price $1.75. Joseph Smith is listed as Author and Proprietor (as customary). Printed by E. B. Grandin (Publisher of Wayne Sentinel) and funded by Martin Harris who mortgaged 240 acres to Grandin for 18 months (the note was due Feb 5, 1831 and later sold 151 acres of it to Thomas Lakey).