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The Book of Common Prayer,

BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER  (1788)

£1800.00 

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

and administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of the Church of England: together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches; and the form or manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of Bishops, Priests, and Deacons.

4to (266 x 205mm). First few leaves very lightly foxed, a few minor spots in places. Contemporary red morocco, covers with an elaborate tooled border made up of various rolls including a large urn and flower design, in the centre of the upper board is a green and black morocco onlay which is tooled in gilt with "HENRY BLUNDELL ESQ^R^. / MAYOR, - 1791 / [added later in a smaller ont] 7 1793"; smooth spine tooled in gilt, gilt edges, green silk pastedowns

Cambridge: by John Archdeacon printer to the University; and sold by John, Francis, & Charles Rivington, Benjamin White, and Charles Dilly, in London; and J. & J. Merrill, in Cambridge,

Stock Code: 63609