The Book of Common Prayer

TitleThe Book of Common Prayer
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1731
AuthorsChurch of England,
LibraryCambridge University Library
BindingBound in black goatskin tooled in gold with stamp 5 in gold on the covers
Other Provenance InformationArmorial bookplate of William Sedgwick, B.D. Queens College Cambridge; Signature on the titlepage: “William Mathew”
Arms Quarterly 1. England impaling Scotland 2. France 3. Ireland 4. Tierced in pairle reversed Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick) Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg) A horse courant (Saxony) Crest On an imperial crown a lion passant gardant ducally crowned Supporters A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained Helmet of a sovereign Order The Garter Motto DIEU • ET • MON • DROIT • Badges The rose and the thistle
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<p>Cf George III stamp #9</p>