FINE ARTS AND CRAFT BINDING.
Title 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 The Psalter or Psalms of David Pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches and the Form and Manner of Maing, Ordaining and Consecrating of Bishops Priests, and Deacons.
Publisher N.d. (c.1900)
Seller ID 75315
Oxford University Press, Oxford. N.d. (c.1900) but very beautifully hand-bound in 1922. Arts and Crafts style binding, full brown leather calf, fully decorated in gilt, displaying leaves and vines. All edges gilt. Raised bands to spine. Very attractive inner dentelles,with name of owner (in gilt) to bottom edge of front pastedown and initials of binder and date of binding (again in gilt) to bottom edge of rear pastedown. Offsetting to facing pages. Bookplate and owner signature to front free endpapers. Text in red and black. Sight rubbing to outer edges and a little browning to contents o/w a really lovely copy. This volume would make a beautiful gift or wedding present.
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