London: International Headquarters of the Salvation Army, . First Edition, first issue. 8vo, pp. 285, xxxi + adv. Bound in black cloth (little warped and some wear at the extremities of the spine, and edges). Folding chromolithographed frontis. A very good copy. First issue with the last line of the dedication in a smaller font. Printing and the Mind of Man 373. Item #27531
Booth founded the Salvation Army, the first world-wide anti-poverty organization. Here he analyzes the causes of poverty and vice and offers a solution for their amelioration.