The book has no illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from the publisher's website ( You can also preview excerpts of the book there. Purchasers are also entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Original Publisher: London: Thomas Baker; Publication date: 1898; Subjects: Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint; Icons — Cult; Iconoclasm; Idols and images — Worship