The Book of Common Prayer, and administration of the sacraments, and other rites and ceremonies of the Church … together with the Psalter, or Psalms of David.

London: printed by Charles Bill, and the executrix of Thomas Newcomb, 1700. 12mo, unpaginated; bound with: The Holy Bible, containing The Old and New Testaments… Oxford: printed by the University Printers, 1695, with sectional title for the N.T. (with 17th century family inscriptions on verso); bound with: The Whole Book of Psalms, collected into English Metre, by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and others… London: printed for the Company of Stationers, 1700. Contemporary and probably original full brown goatskin, with acorn, flower, and leaf ornaments enclosing a central panel with the initials "I.H." central on both covers (surely John Hawkins whose name is prominent in the inscription on the verso of the N.T. title-p.); gilt spine in 6 compartments with tulips and other ornaments; the covers rubbed, and the front hinge is cracked revealing structure; Bible lacks leaf A12, and with small corner of O9 torn away (affecting the better part of 9 lines of text); other short marginal tears and creases throughout. Wing B3702, B2366 and B2623B respectively (the last with only the BM copy located). Bible is Darlow & Moule 840. Item #25537

Price: $1,000.00

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