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. [bound with] A Companion to the Altar: Shewing the Necessity of a Sacramental Preparation, in Order to our Worthy Receiving the Holy Communion... [and] The Whole Book of Psalms, Collected into English Metre, by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and Others. COMMON PRAYER.

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. [bound with] A Companion to the Altar: Shewing the Necessity of a Sacramental Preparation, in Order to our Worthy Receiving the Holy Communion... [and] The Whole Book of Psalms, Collected into English Metre, by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and Others...

[1 and 3] Cambridge: Printed by Joseph Bentham, Printer to the University, by whom they are to be sold, and by B. Dod in Ave-Mary Lane; [2] London: Printed by E. Parker for John Beechcroft, 1759, [N.d.], 1758. 12mo. (146); (ii), 68; (168); 94 pp. Contemporary aubergine full morocco, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered direct to one panel and decorated to the others, decorative gilt borders to the boards, blue-green endpapers, all edges gilt, two later gift inscriptions to the front flyleaf, the first dated 1814 and the other 1842. Frontispiece to the second work. Some mild rubbing to the extremities, a charming copy. Griffiths, p.174, listed as no. 4 of the Cambridge prayer books from that year. The second work has been bound in the middle of the first work. Item #41258

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