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    The Book of Common Prayer [Bound with:] [Psalter]. The Whole Book of Psalms. 1745 and 1748. Octavo. Full red morocco by H. Bailey. Overall a good copy of this important work.

    More Information: 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. Oxford: Printed by Thomas Baskett, Printer to the University, 1745. Quarto in 2s. [54] pages. Woodcut device of King George II on G2r and G4v.[Bound with:] [PSALTER]. The Whole Book of Psalms, Collected into English Metre, by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and others; Conferred with the Hebrew. Set forth and Allowed to be Sung in all Churches, of all the People together, before and after Morning and Evening Prayer; and also before and after Sermons: And moreover in Private Houses, for t heir Godly Solace and Comfort, laying apart all ungodly Songs and Ballads, w hich tend only to the Nourishing of Vice, and Corrupting of Youth. London: Printed by A. Wilde, for the Company of Stationers, 1748. Quarto in 2s. [52] pp. Signature B misbound before A. Full red morocco by H. Bailey (small letterpress ticket affixed to foot of front pastedown), chain borders rolled in gilt and double-fillet borders rolled in blind, spine lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, gilt turn-ins, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Contemporary ownership inscription ("John Ballard") to title. Small marginal tear to fore-edge of F8. Dampstain to upper inner corner of D1 to G2. Leaves G1 and G2 trimmed close, affecting headline. Overall a good copy of this important work.

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