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THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER, 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. [bound with] THE WHOLE BOOK OF PSALMES, COLLECTED INTO ENGLISH METRE BY THOMAS STERNHOLD, JOHN HOPKINS, AND OTHERS, CONFERRED WITH THE HEBREW.
Book of Common Prayer - University of Oxford: Printed by John Baskett Psalms - London: Printed by William Pearson, for the Company of Stationers 1716 - Book of Common Prayer - University of Oxford: Printed by John Baskett, 1716. Psalms - London: Printed by William Pearson, for the Company of Stationers, 1716.   Not paginated: a-b8,c4,B - 2B8, 2C4 [40,392pp]; A-I8 [144pp]. Octavo. Bound in full contemporary black morocco, raised bands, heavily gilt compartments, covers enclosed within triple-rule and decorated inner and outer border of floral devices, a.e.g. Text Printed in black only, but ruled in red. Extra-illustrated with 54 plates (including the frontispieces (2)). An attractive octavo printing of the Prayer Book by Baskett, here the less common variant of that year printed in black only (but ruled in red). It has been extra illustrated with the suite of 54 engravings by Sturt after Veigne, including the portrait and engraved extra title, published by R.W. Whitledge and I. Hazard. Sturt's own fully engraved edition of the Book of Common Prayer appeared the same year.   Condition Report Externally Spine – good condition – five raised bands, no titles, creased. Joints – good condition – gently worn. Corners – good condition – worn and rubbed. Boards – very good condition – nicely decorated in gilt. Page edges – good condition – gilt. See above and photos. Internally Hinges – good condition – solid. Paste downs – good condition – marbled. End papers – good condition – marbled. Title – good condition. Pages – good condition. Binding – good condition. See photos  Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1716 Binding: Harback [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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