The Bradford Prayer Book, 1710: Some Account of "The Book of Common Prayer," Printed A.D. 1710, by William Bradford, Under the Auspices of Trinity Church, New York, the First Edition of that Book Ever Printed on the American Continent
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Page 7 - The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments ' and other rites and ceremonies of the Church according to the use of the Church of England, together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches ; and the form or manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of bishops, priests, and deacons.
Page 7 - Church, | According to the Use of the | Church of England. | Together with the Psalter, | or | Psalms of David, | Pointed as they are to be Sung or Said in Churches. | Printed and Sold by William Bradford in New-York, 1710. Facing the title page are the royal arms of Great Britain, and following it, prefatory to the body of the book, are twenty-three pages, containing " Rules for the more devout behaviour in the time of divine service in the Church of England; with some explanations of the Common...
Page 7 - Chaplain of the Queen's Forces at the Fort and as such an Assistant Minister of the Church, — whose sermon on the death of Lady Cornbury printed by Bradford, I have the honor here to show you — became the security. The Prayer Book was published, but most persons, then, as now, having a taste for foreign 'articles...
Page 7 - Bradford £30 or £40 for six months, on security, without interest, for purchasing paper to print Comon Prayer Books.