BCP Standard Edition Prayer Book Burgundy bonded leather 602
The Book of Common Prayer of 1662 is not just the old and well-loved prayer book of the Church of England. It is one of the classic texts of the English language, and many of its phrases and ideas have become common usage. This Standard Edition prayer book (previously called the Pitt Bourgeois Edition) provides the complete 1662 services, and is bound in flexible Cabra Bonded leather with gilt edges and blocking. CUP only uses Cabra Bonded leather, which is 80% real leather fibre. It will make an ideal purchase for personal use or as a gift.
- Leather | 696 pages
- 86 x 136 x 23mm | 253g
- 01 Jan 1995
- CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
- Cambridge, United Kingdom
Why does the Prayer Book matter?... Because, as its very survival over the centuries has shown, its language and liturgy are sensitive to the profound human need for continuity and permanence, and have shown themselves not of an age, but for all time.Prince Charles, Church Times