London: Wade & Co., 11 Ludgate Arcade, 1880.. 1880.. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt with decorations in black on the spine & in gilt with a vignette in gilt & black within decorative frames in black on the front cover & with a decorative device in blind on the rear cover. The covers are rubbed & bumped with some staining to the front cover. The spine is stained & faded. xii & 403 pages. The front hinge is cracked & there is an owner's bookplate on the front pastedown, else the contents are very good.
A fictionalized attack on religious hypocrisy and the many uses and abuses of the Christian religion.
Scarce. First Edition.