Valuable source of historical background information that has been quoted in articles and publications we read and study. First published in 1853, expanded in 1858, it has since appeared in many editions in Great Britain and the United States, uses archaeological finds to connect teachings of the Catholic Church to ancient Babylon. To name a few: Worship of Mary, the Trinity, the Cross, Purgatory, Prayers for the dead, Christmas, Easter, the Rosary, Idol worship. Hardback, size approx. 8½ x 5½ x 1 inches.