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The Collects of the Catholic Church - RELIGION] [BARNETT, Mrs Henry] - 1860. 
1860 - 4to., original full brown morocco by Riviere, panelled and lettered in gilt with gilt centre tools on spine, boards richly gilt, title-page + 76 hand-coloured gilt illuminated collects with colour decorated & pictorial initials, geometrical foliate & floral colour borders, executed by Mrs. Henry Barnett. A little rubbing to binding, otherwise a very good copy. A beautifully calligraphed and illuminated manuscript of 76 Collects for the Catholic litany. Mrs Henry Barnett, nee Emily Ann Stratton was the wife of Henry Barnett, MP, JP, DL (14 February 1815 â" 5 May 1896), an English banker, landowner, Conservative Party politician, and magistrate. They lived at Glympton Park, near Woodstock and had ten children, including the Reverend Herbert Walter Barnett who was Vicar of Bracknell 1886-1919. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
[Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd]
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