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The Book of Common Prayer [1742]

£120.00 Out Of Stock

Product description

The full title reads:

' The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England: Together with Psalter of Psalms of David, Pointed as they are to be Sung or Said in Churches'.

Printed in 1742 by John Baskett.
Leather bound with the name of the first owner, Jeremiah Blake, embossed in gilt on the front. Gilt decorative border along the edges of the boards. Marbled end papers. There are also 5 pages of hand-written notes at the rear of the book, detailing birth , deaths and marriages of Jeremiah's family.

The cover is in pretty poor worn condition with both the front and back boards detached, but still present. The text block is complete and still firmly held together, and is in pretty clean condition, with some light yellowing and foxing spots.

Item details

Added value:
Family history of the first owner
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
19.5cm x 13cm
Edition:
1742
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
John Baskett (printer)
Title:
The Book of Common Prayer

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The full title reads:

' The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England: Together with Psalter of Psalms of David, Pointed as they are to be Sung or Said in Churches'.

Printed in 1742 by John Baskett.
Leather bound with the name of the first owner, Jeremiah Blake, embossed in gilt on the front. Gilt decorative border along the edges of the boards. Marbled end papers. There are also 5 pages of hand-written notes at the rear of the book, detailing birth , deaths and marriages of Jeremiah's family.

The cover is in pretty poor worn condition with both the front and back boards detached, but still present. The text block is complete and still firmly held together, and is in pretty clean condition, with some light yellowing and foxing spots.

Added value:
Family history of the first owner
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
19.5cm x 13cm
Edition:
1742
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
John Baskett (printer)
Title:
The Book of Common Prayer

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