THE WHOLE BOOK OF PSALMS, Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, N. Brady, N. Tate.


collected into English metre, conferred with the Hebrew. Set forth and allowed to be sung in all churches, of all the people together, before and after morning and evening prayer, and also before and after sermon; and more-over in private houses, for their godly solace and comfort, laying apart all ungodly songs and ballads, which tend only to the nourishing of vice, and corrupting of youth. [bound with] A NEW VERSION OF THE PSALMS OF DAVID, fitted to the tunes used in churches. By N. Brady, D.D., Chaplain in Ordinary, and N. Tate, Esq.; Poet-Laureat to His Majesty. Pp. [128]+236+[4], tables; 8vo; contemporary red morocco, spine decorated with fleurons in gilt compartments, with gilt lettered black leather title label, the boards with decorative gilt outer borders, plus a central border of gilt fleurons around an inlaid rectangular panel of navy morocco, gilt edges (lightly dulled), the boards slightly soiled and rubbed, corners chipped and worn, the spine slightly faded and rubbed, extremities a trifle chipped and worn; a.e.g.; ribbon marker; marbled endpapers; bookplate on upper pastedown, the upper hinge cracked, inked ownership inscription (dated 1870) on verso of upper free endpaper, scattered foxing; printed by C. Ackers for the Company of Stationers, London, 1759; and by Richard Hett, for the Company of Stationers, London, 1780. Item #096771

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