Chicago: The Throne Publishing Company, 1890. First edition. 8vo, original brick-red cloth, gilt lettering, 429 pages. A little fraying at the corners and the extremities of the spine; spine a trifle darkened; a very good copy. Item #10168
What appears to be a round-about argument in favor of Christian Socialism via a return to first principles and the judicious application of contemporary thought. Gray, writing from Bloomington, Illinois, generally attacks the organized denominations and in passing makes an argument for women's equality. Slightly later bookseller's ink stamp at the foot of the title page, a few small pencil and ink notations in the front endpapers. OCLC notes seven locations.