(Fore-edge Painting) Depicting the St. Augustine Parish Tower in Broxbourne, England. The Book of Common Prayer. [1787].

(Fore-edge Painting) The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. Together, with the Psalter of Psalms of David. Oxford: Clarendon, 1787. 8vo. (287)pp., (240)pp., set in large font, lessons, tables, calendars. Red brushed morocco, covers embossed in gilt, title on spine in gilt, gilt dentelles, A.e.g., marbled endpapers, distinguished bookplate of the reknowned bookseller W.A. Foyle of  Foyle’s Bookshop on Charing Cross Road in London. Featuring a beautifully designed Fore-edge Painting depicting the St. Augustine Parish Tower in Broxbourne, England. In the foreground is a group of people, some on horseback, trees and a bridge over the river Lea. No artist name present. Covers slightly rubbed, front and rear inside gutters tender, else bright, generally Good.