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the famous BOCP John Marbeck!
1581 RARE English Bible Dictionary by the famous BOCP John Marbeck!
An extremely rare 16th century Bible dictionary created by John Marbecke four years before his death containing 1194 pages of definitions of words and names in the Bible with side references.John Marbecke is best known as the man responsible for The Book of Common Prayer being put to music. When the first Book of Common Prayer was published, in 1549, a need was felt for service music similar to that which had been used for the old Latin rites. So Archbishop Cranmer engaged one John Merbecke to provide such a collection of service music "containing so much of the Order of Common Prayer as is to be sung in Churches"Am extremely rare edition with only one known copy known according to World Cat. According to Foxe's Book of Martyrs Marbeck is listed as tortured and dead in his 1576 edition which of course this edition proves is false. This edition is of significant Anglican Liturgy interest as this is the same Marbecke who wrote musical settings for the original Anglican BOCP. Am extremely rare edition. According to Foxe's Book of Martyrs Marbeck is listed as tortured and dead in his 1576 edition which of course this edition proves is false. This edition is of significant Anglican Liturgy interest as this is the same Marbecke who wrote musical settings for the original Anglican Book of Common Prayer. Quarto 7 ½ x 5 ½ Black Letter This example has been professionally rebound by Starr Bookworks. It provides for museum grade elaborate and extensive tooling in brown calf with matching brown marbled endpapers. The spine reads in gilt:"A Book Of Notes And Common Places""John Marbeck" … [Click Below for Full Description]
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