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Nicholls's Paraphrase on the Common Prayer and the Psalter or Psalms of David by  Rev. John Purnell Oldisworth - First Thus - 1808 - from Temple Rare Books and

Nicholls's Paraphrase on the Common Prayer and the Psalter or Psalms of David

by Oldisworth, Rev. John Purnell

Condition: Very Good

Swansea: T. Jenkins, 1808. Two volumes in one - Volume One - viii, [8], 223pp, [1] and Volume Two - [386]. Slightly later full straight grain morocco, smooth back divided into six panels by gilt rules, title in gilt to second panel, remaining panels with central cross with dots to corners, covers with an intersecting frame with flower head corner pieces and gilt rolls to sides, gilt roll to edges and inner edges, a.e.g., with small amount of gauffering, yellow endpapers. Rubbed to extremities, covers very slightly faded, small amounts of loss to leather to lower cover. Internally quite bright and clean, previous owners name to front pastedown, with book label to reverse of ffep. From the library of Lord Eldon. Uncommon provincially printed work, with only three copies on COPAC. Griffiths 1808:13. First Thus. Full Morocco. Very Good. 8vo.
  • Bookseller: Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000830
  • Title: Nicholls's Paraphrase on the Common Prayer and the Psalter or Psalms of David
  • Author: Oldisworth, Rev. John Purnell
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: T. Jenkins
  • Place: Swansea
  • Date published: 1808
  • Keywords: Noisbn, Provincial Printing, Swansea, Binding, Eldon
  • Size: 8vo


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