3 December 2010
BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER, English. 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. Oxford: the Clarendon Press, 1781.
8o (214 x 130 mm). Contemporary red straight-grain morocco gilt, gilt edges concealing a FORE-EDGE PAINTING OF FOUNTAINS ABBEY (hinges lightly rubbed, corners bumped). Provenance: Rachel Ayres (gift inscription from Mrs. Ann Hodson dated 21 October 1802); Estelle Doheny (bookplate; her sale Christie's, 17 October 1988, lot 1300).
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