The Book of Common Prayer

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Title

The Book of Common Prayer

Description

The Book of Common Prayer was the first prayer book to set out the words to be spoken in church services in English rather than in Latin. It was first published in 1549 under the reign of Edward VI. In 1626 the most up-to-date version of the Book of Common Prayer would be the 1604 edition, revised by James I.
"foure bookes with comon praire and psalmes"

Publisher

Robert Barker, London

Date

1604

Format

fol

Language

English

Identifier

STC (2nd ed.), 16327
Queen's University Shelfmark - Percy 678

Subject

Bibles and prayer books

Source

Queen's University Belfast Special Collections
(online catalogue record)

Contributor

Queen's University Belfast Special Collections

Type

book

Citation

“The Book of Common Prayer,” William Corbett's Bookshop, accessed September 22, 2018, https://corbettsbookshop.omeka.net/items/show/103.