SUPERB FULL STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO WITH BINDER'S TICKET
COMMON PRAYER ~ The Book of Common Prayer…….Together with The Psalter, or Psalms of David.
London: John Reeves, Esq., 1812.
Full straight grain morocco, 8.5 inches tall. A very beautiful binding, excepting a faint scratch to the lower board, in absolutely pristine condition with wide gilt bands, dense and delicate gilt tooling to the panels and boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. With the ticket of Asperne. According to Ramsden's 'London Bookbinders 1780-1840' James Asperne of 32 Cornhill patronised the bindery of the great J. Lovejoy to create his bindings.