The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Printed for the Commission A.D. MDCCCCXXVIII.
The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Printed for the Commission A.D. MDCCCCXXVIII.
The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Printed for the Commission A.D. MDCCCCXXVIII.
The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Printed for the Commission A.D. MDCCCCXXVIII.
(Merrymount Press)

The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Printed for the Commission A.D. MDCCCCXXVIII.

Updike, Daniel Berkeley (illus.)

(Boston: Merrymount Press, 1930). Folio. xlii, 613pp. One of 500 copies. Besides the copies printed on paper, five examples were printed on vellum. The book was begun in 1928 (the year of Prayer Book revision) and was finished in the autumn of 1930. J. P. Morgan, Jr. underwrote the lavish expenditures required. Martin Hutner called it "one of the most famous and beautiful books ever printed in America." Bound in publisher's full red, blind-stamped morocco. A fine copy, housed in a cloth folding case with blind-tooled leather lettering pieces. The Doheny copy, with her leather booklabel on front paste-down. Item #26586

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