English Embroidered Bookbindings, by Cyril Davenport

Table of Contents

General Introduction, by Alfred W. Pollard

Chapter i: Embroidered Books

1 — Embroidered Bag for Psalms. London, 1633.
2 — Embroidered Cover for New Testament. London, 1640.

Chapter ii: Books Bound in Canvas

3 — The Felbrigge Psalter. 13th-century MS.
4 — The Miroir or Glasse of the Synneful Soul. MS. by the Princess Elizabeth. 1544.
5 — Prayers of Queen Katherine Parr. MS. by the Princess Elizabeth. 1545.
6 — Christian Prayers. London, 1581.
7 — Psalms and Common Praier. London, 1606.
8 — Bible, etc. London, 1612.
9 — Sermons by Samuel Ward. London, 1626-7.
10 — New Testament, etc. London, 1625-35.
11 — The Daily Exercise of a Christian. London, 1623.
12 — Bible. London, 1626.
13 — Bible, etc. London, 1642.
14 — Bible. London, 1648.

Chapter iii: Books Bound in Velvet

15 — Tres ample description de toute la terre Saincte, etc. MS. 1540.
16 — Biblia. Tiguri, 1543.
17 — Il Petrarcha. Venetia, 1544.
18 — Queen Mary's Psalter. 14th-century MS.
19 — Christopherson, Historia Ecclesiastica. Lovanii, 1569.
20 — Christian Prayers. London, 1570.
21 — Parker, De antiquitate Ecclesiæ Britannicæ. London, 1572.
22 — The Epistles of St. Paul. London, 1578.(From a drawing).
23 — Christian Prayers, etc. London, 1584.
24 — Orationis Dominicæ Explicatio, etc. Genevæ, 1583.
25 — Bible. London, 1583.
26 — The Commonplaces of Peter Martyr. London, 1583.
27 — Biblia. Antverpiæ, 1590.
28 — Udall, Sermons. London, 1596. (From a drawing).
29 — Collection of Sixteenth-Century Tracts.
30 — Bacon, Opera. Londini, 1623.
31 — Bacon, Essays. 1625.
32 — Common Prayer. London, 1638.
33 — Bible. Cambridge, 1674.

Chapter iv: Books Bound in Satin

34 — Collection of Sixteenth-Century Tracts.
35 — New Testament in Greek. Leyden, 1570.
36 — Bible. London, 1619.
37 — Emblemes Chrestiens. MS 1624.
38 — New Testament. London, 1625.
39 — New Testament and Psalms. London, 1630.
40 — Henshaw, Horæ Successivæ. London, 1632.
41 — Psalms. London, 1633.
42 — Psalms. London, 1635.
43 — Psalms. London, 1633.
44 — Bible. London, 1638.
45 — Psalms. London, 1639.
46 — The Way to True Happiness. London, 1639.
47 — New Testament. London, 1640.
48 — Psalms. London, 1641.
49 — Psalms. London, 1643.
50 — Psalms. London, 1643.
51 — Psalms. London, 1646.
52 — Bible. London, 1646.

Index

Christopherson, Historia Ecclesiastica. Lovanii, 1569.
Christopherson, Historia Ecclesiastica. Lovanii, 1569.

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