An address delivered before the Society of antiquaries of London ... at an exhibition of early printed books. To which is subjoined An address ... at an exhibition of illuminated manuscripts, Volume 175
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ADDRESS ancient appear appointed authority belong Bibliomania borders Brunet Calendar called Canonical Caxton century Church collection commencement considered consists contained contents copy daily derived described devotion division early edition employed England English engravings especially established executed exhibited extended figures Folio Four frequently Full borders Gothic letters HEURES History Holy HORĘ Hours Hymns Illuminated Illuminated Manuscripts illustrations impression initials Italy Jesus Christ John known Large Miniature Latin leaves Lond London Lord Manuscripts means morning natural night Nocturns noticed observed Octavo Offices ordinary original Oxford painted Paris period persons placed practice praise prayer present printed printer probably produced proper Psalms Psalter published Quarto recited referred regarded religious remarkable representing Saints says Small Quarto SOCIETY specimens subjects supposed taken Testaments types Typographical vellum volume whole written
Page 33 - In the evening, and morning, and at noon-day will I pray, and that instantly : and he shall hear my voice.
Page 32 - And in the morning, rising up a great while before day, he went out, and departed into a solitary place, aud there prayed.
Page 34 - And a certain man lame from his mother's womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of them that entered into the temple, who seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple asked an alms.
Page 24 - The first part of the true and honorable history, of the life of Sir John Old-castle, the good Lord Cobham.
Page 15 - But supper being ended, and musicke bookes (according to the custome) being brought to table, the mistresse of the house presented me with a part, earnestly requesting me to sing ; but when, after many excuses, I protested unfainedly that I could not, every one began to wonder. Yea, some whispered to others, demanding how I was brought up...
Page 35 - Ye that stand in the house of the Lord, in the courts of the house of our God.
Page 24 - Shakespeare.— MR. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE'S Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Originall Copies. London, Printed by ISAAC IAGGARD and ED. BLOUNT. 1623...
Page 36 - And furthermore, notwithstanding that the ancient Fathers have divided the Psalms into seven portions, whereof every one was called a Nocturn : now of late time a few of them have been daily said, and the rest utterly omitted.