Offering for sale a rare antique prayer book, in French and Latin. From the title page: Nouveau Paroissien Romain Tres Complet contenant en Francais et en Latin Les Offices De Tous Les Dimanches et de Toutes Les Fetes de L'Annee" approuve Par Msr. Guillaume-Tene Meignan, archeveque de Tours, published by
Alfred Mame et Fils, Tours, 1888. This is bound in lovely sturdy rich brown leather with a slight maroon cast, ribbed spine with title, marker ribbons, gold gilt page edges, over one thousand pages, in good very used condition, the expected wear and tear on the pages from being used in prayer many years, mild scuffing on the leather, some small tears upper spine, see photos, but binding is very secure. Pages have age darkening but very mild, text very readable, in French and Latin, no English. Lovely art in the front but none in the text of course. No prior owner names inside, nor any writing or markings. The book is 5.75" tall, 4" wide and 2" thick.
Nouveau Paroissien Romain Tres Complet Antique French & Latin Priest's Prayer Book Leather 1888