THE RECENT OWNERS OF THE GOLDEN PSALTER.

(Merrythought Press).
  • London: The Merrythought Press, 1963.
  • small 8vo.
  • stiff paper wrappers, paper title label.
  • Unpaginated.
  • ISBN: none

Price: $30.00 save 20% $24.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 48167

Limited to 124 copies. Traces the ownership of the twelfth-century illuminated Psalter known as The Golden Psalter from its ownership by Richard Heber in the early 1830s. It was owned by several famous collectors, including William Morris, before it was given by Sir Sydney Cockerell to Mr. Cron in 1956. The color frontispiece shows, in original size, the beginning of Psalm 52.

THE RECENT OWNERS OF THE GOLDEN PSALTER. B. S. Cron.