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PSALMS
[Bible. O.T. Psalms. English. Sternhold and Hopkins. 1631]
The whole booke of Psalmes, collected into English meeter by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins, and others, conferred with the Hebrew, with apt notes to sing them withall. Set forth and allowed to be sung in all churches, of all the people together, before and after morning and euening prayer, and also before and after sermons: & moreouer in priuate houses for their godly solace and comfort, laying apart all vngodly songs and ballades: which tend onely to the nourishing of vice, and corrupting of youth.
London: printed for the Companie of Stationers, 1631.
[10], 91, [3] p. : music ; 17.2 cm. (8º)

Text in two columns. Signatures: A-F? G?. ESTC s123009.

Copy Notes Bound (2) following a manuscript of sermons in ink. Manuscript annotations in same hand on rear pastedown.

Binding C17th calf, gilt-tooled boards with double-ruled borders, corner fans and centre-piece made up of smaller tools, gilt double-ruled spine, paper spine-labels, ink-lettered title 'Religi-/on / Maners / & Psalms' and shelfmark '11'. Tie-holes.

Reference Number 4695


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