Title: Gebetbuch. German Manuscript Book of Prayer, 1779
A charming late 18th century German manuscript book of prayer, more commonly known as a Gebetbuch, written in 1779.
The text is written in a flowing, albeit disorienting hand, using black and red interchangeably, with red headers to each page and calligraphed sections headed in red.
There is a bookplate for one Werner Matthaus Schnell.
One finely bound manuscript in 32mo, 229 pages
This manuscript is in good shape, with heavy rubbing and wear to the binding, and peeling to the foot of the spine. There is some foxing throughout.