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Author: FRENCH HUGUENOT PRAYER BOOK - CHURCH OF ENGLAND .
Title: La Liturgie; Ou Formulaire Des Prieres Publiques, Selon l'usage de L'Eglise Anglicane. Nouvelle Edition. Revue Et Corrige'e.
Description: A Londres ( London ) : Chez Paul Vaillant dans le Strand, MDCCXLVIII.  . 0. A very good original full leather binding. 12mo. 14.3cm x 8.4cm x 2.5cm. pp.50/438. Brown speckled calf. Spine with four raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and gilt title: "Liturgie". The gilt is rubbed and the edges bumped. Late 19th century engraved armorial bookplate to verso of the front board: "Ex Libris The Earl Of Portsmouth." Signed; "F.W. iv." [Frances Wolsley] Title in red and black. Light toning througohut. Clear French text in double columns. A hand-sized prayer book in very good condition. Referenced by Griffiths French No. 25 (p.492). Paul Vaillant the Younger (1716-1802) “an opulent and respectable bookseller in the Strand”. Vaillant was the grandson of a Huguenot refugee who came to England in 1686.." - See A Dictionary of Printers and Printing By Charles Henry Timperley. *** "Newton Wallop, 6th Earl of Portsmouth JP, DL (19 January 1856 - 4 December 1917), styled Viscount Lymington until 1891, was a British Liberal politician. He served as Under-Secretary of State for War under Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman from 1905 to 1908." - See Wikipedia.
Keywords: 44174 Londres Vaillant Frances Wolseley French Church of England Prayer Book Huguenot Prayer Books
Price: GBP 64.00 = appr. US$ 91.39 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 42836
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