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[The booke of common prayer, and administration of the sacraments. And other rites and ceremonies in the Church of England.]

  • Author

    Church of England,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    [Imprinted at London : by the deputies of Christopher Barker, Printer to the Queenes most excellent maiestie. Cum priuilegio Regiæ Maiestatis, Anno Dom. 1596 [i.e. 1597]]

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  • Class

    SR - OS - 98/

  • Language


  • Physical description

    [448] p. ; 2°.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: Title and imprint taken from STC 16322.7; date of publication from STC 16322. One column, black letter. Calendar printed in red and black. "The psalter or Psalmes of Dauid" has a separate titlepage dated 1597 and register. Signatures: a¹° b8 A-P8 Q6 ²A-K8. Series 2/25 -- STC. Book of Common Prayer only - bound with other Psalters; -a-b3, b6-8, A-B1, B3, B6; many leaves damaged, some repaired; MS. ink notes and music on Q6v UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 16322 Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink inscriptions: inside front board: "Sidney W. Cornish, 1841". in pencil on back of 'June' at front of vol.: "The lady Myth died the 9 of June 1635" on Q6v: "John Whittrow" + hearts with WR entwined; On front board in gilt: "John Eyre 1834"; purchased 25 March 1958 from F. Lapworth, Coventry UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary full calf with blind-tooled panels, gold-tooling added UK-SuSCL