An amazing (VERY GOOD to EXCELLENT
condition) exquisitely illustrated 1712 octavo sized Prayer Book in
daily usable (restored) condition printed by John Baskett and the
assigns of Thomas Newcombe and Henry Hills in London. It contains
the complete Common Book of Prayer, the Psalter or Psalms of David
(1713), the metrical Psalms of David and bound together with the New
Version of the Psalms of David (1818). Illustrated throughout
with 53 numbered full page engravings (most with Bible verses) in
the prayer Book. Both the quality of the preservation as well as the
details of these engravings are excellent and remarkably detailed.
Professionally rebound with dark
leather covers and spine, with gold gilt pages and gold-letter
decorations.This small sized Prayer Book
and Psalter is in a VERY USABLE condition. Complete Book with
superb engravings. Complete Book of
Common Prayer and (multiple) Psalters. Some clipped
margins with occasional minor loss.
prelims, titles and woodcuts present. NO WRITINGS (some scribbles in
very little wear and scuffing, no staining apart from an dirt stain
at the back of the book (see pictures), the pages are
in overall wonderful condition considering age!
quite amazing astoundingly illustrated antique book.