Title: Heures nouvelles dediees aux dames de S. Cyr. : Contenant les offices de l'Eglise, à l'usage de Rome & de Paris. Et plusieurs instructions & prieres pour la confession & communion tirées de l'Ecriture Sainte. En latin & en françois, 1720
Author: Catholic Church
Publisher: Chez François Cuissart, ruë neuve Nôtre-Dame, au Bon Pasteur, Paris
Condition: Very Good
An 18th century book of hours dedicated to the women of Saint-Cyr, for the use of Rome and Paris. This volume has several instructions and prayers for confession and communion from the Holy Scriptures.
There is one illustrated front piece, as well as another full page engraving.
There are preliminary 4 leaves which have extensive handwriting, ending with the short hymn Gloria Patri, or Glory Be.
Worldcat records no copies of this edition.
One finely volume in octavo, 16+540+4 pagesOn note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with the dentelle binding holding well asides from two tiny wormholes and wear at the edges. There is minor foxing and staining throughout the volume.