Title: Gebetbuch fur einen katholischen Christen. German Manuscript Book of Prayer, 1849
Author: Johann Lanninger?
A charming mid 19th century German manuscript entitled the Prayer Book for Catholic Christians, or Gebetbuch fur Katholische Christen, dated 1849.
The text is written in a flowing hand, using red and brown ink interchangeably, with 32 hand-drawn and colored illustrations and decorations of varying size, and 6 hand-drawn and colored borders. Page 38 is lacking.
One manuscript in 12mo, 172+(2) pages
This manuscript is in fair shape, with heavy rubbing and wear to the binding, and some peeling to the spine. There is minor foxing and staining throughout.