The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of The Holy Communion 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 Church; But Without The Calendar, Etc.

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The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of The Holy Communion 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 Church; But Without The Calendar, Occasional Services, and Articles of Religion. 630 pages. The covers measure approximately 2 1/8" x 1 3/4". Black leather very worn, with a small split at the head of the spine. Sterling silver hallmarked plaque attached to front cover depicting five angels' heads surrounded by clouds (based on a work by Joshua Reynolds, Bondy, pg. 167). Plaque has been heavily polished by previous owner and is worn almost smooth. All edges red with worn gilt. The red has bled into the page margins toward the rear of the book. Front hinge cracked. Inscription to previous owner on front free endpaper dated 1904. No date of publication, but probably between 1894-1923 (Griffiths, p. 421). Corners of a few pages turned down. Small tears to edges of rear free endpaper and last two pages. Very clear, readable text.

Title: The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of The Holy Communion 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 Church; But Without The Calendar, Etc.

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Categories: Miniature Books,

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode:

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Fair

Size: 64mo - up to 3" tall

Seller ID: 000795

Keywords: Miniature Sterling Silver