The Devil in Robes or The Sins of Priests (1899)
Lurid Victorian era Anti-Clerical book focused primarily on the abuses of the Catholic Church worldwide.
Sturdy copy, cover slightly discolored with some fading but strong binding and crisp interior.
"The Devil in Robes.. OR . . . The Sin of Priests.
THE GORY HAND OP CATHOLICISM STAYED. THE PRAYERS OF PROTESTANTS HEARD, MILLIONS OF HUMAN SOULS HAVE THE YOKE OF BONDAGE LIFTED FROM THEIR BLEEDING NECKS.
Homes of Cuba, Puerto Rico and the Philippine Islands united, and the baleful influences of Romanism forever removed from wives and daughters.
How dare a priest pollute our homes?
How dare he set a snare and weave his meshes tightly round our wives and daughters fair?
TRUTHS THAT SHOCK THE CIVILIZED WORLD.
Every Page a Story of Ungodly Acts of the Priest-Craft and Upheld by their Superiors.
Compiled from facts told by eye-witnesses, which includes soldier and civilian, who have given their lives to liberate the unhappy natives of these Islands, and rebuke abhorent Catholicism."