Antique original leather bound hardcover copy of Error's Chains: How Forged and Broken, copyrighted by Frank S. Dobbins. Embossed Leather bound cover, back and spine with gilded edges to the pages. The book contains 785 pages. Published by Standard Publishing House, 1883.
Error's Chains: How Forged and Broken - A Complete, Graphic, and Comparative History of the Many Strange Beliefs, Superstitious Practices, Domestic Peculiarities, Sacred Writings, Systems of Philosophy, Legends and Traditions, Customs and Habits of Mankind throughout The World, Ancient and Modern, represents the author, assisted by Hon. S. Wells Williams and Prof. Isaac Hall, dutifully explaining ancient religions, African religions, Native American beliefs, and the modern faiths of the East. With "profuse illustrations" and indexed for quick reference.
Condition is fair, some shelf wear, the edges and corners are slightly worn and the spine needs to be repaired (see photos). Dimensions: 6" x 9" x 2-1/4" thick.