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Church of England

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 : and the form or manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of bishops, priests, and deacons.

Additional Title(s):

Book of common prayer.

London : Printed by Charles Bill, and the executrix of Thomas Newcomb, deceas'd, printers to the Queens Most Excellent Majesty, MDCCVI [1706]
Physical Description:
[372], 18, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations ; 45 cm (folio)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2015 34
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
With addition title engraved by David Loggan after Jan Baptist Jaspers.
"Articles" (p. 1-18).
"Psalms of David" (ff. 2C1v-2R1v).
Folio format in fours.
Woodcut factotum initials.
Press figures.
Signatures: [*]1a-b4A-Aaa4 (Aaa4 blank).
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary black leather, clasps removed; gilt-tooled, and stamped with the Royal Arms. Ruled in red throughout. Armorial bookplate bearing the Streatfield coat of arms. Armorial bookplate of Rupert Gunnis.
Subject Terms:
Church of England -- Prayers and devotions.
Rituals (liturgical books) -- England -- 1706.
Psalters -- England -- 1706.
Rituals (liturgical books) -- England -- 1706.
Psalters -- England -- 1706.
Engravings -- 1706.
Armorial bindings (Binding)
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Gaspers, Jan Baptist, -1691, illustrator.
Loggan, David, 1635-1700? engraver.
Bill, Charles, printer.
Executrix of Thomas Newcomb, printer.

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