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, Pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches.Oxford: Printed by Thomas Baskett, Printer to the University, 1753 Stock Code: 139566
NotesAn attractive copy of Baskett's Book of Common Prayer in contemporary straight-grain morocco, particularly distinguished for its elegant panelling and gauffered edges.
Octavo (196 x 115 mm). Finely bound in contemporary black straight-grain morocco, spine gilt-tooled in compartments with gilt titles direct, sides delicately panelled in gilt, gilt roll to board edges and turn-ins, blue-grey coated endpapers, gilt gauffered edges.
Some light rubbing to extremities, small loss in places from gutter of title page (though sound and not affecting text), general mild toning to pages, good margins, excellent condition.
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