Sinclair, Upton THE PROFITS OF RELIGION: An Essay in Economic Interpretation
Pasadena, California: Published by the Author, (1926). Fifth edition: so stated in author's preface, titled ''Offertory.'' Hardcover. Fine, in deep mauve cloth with black lettering and rules to front, gilt lettering and rules to spine; in a near fine, lightly edgeworn, mildly soiled printed dust jacket.
The celebrated muckraker's excoriating critique of religion, especially as represented by powerful clerical institutions. "In this edition a few errors have been corrected, but otherwise the book has not been changed."--U.S., from his preface.