Thomas More's prayer book; a facsimile reproduction of the annotated pages.

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These facsimile pages are taken from a Latin Book of Hours and a liturgical Latin Psalter which were in St. Thomas More's possession while he was a prisoner in the Tower of London and which he used for meditation during the period before his execution. In the margins of nineteen pages of the Book of Hours, More wrote his "Godly Meditation," lines resonant with his intense spirituality as he pondered his awaiting death yet reflecting the lot of any Christian as he endeavors to "walk the narrow way"; the margins of the ...

Thomas More's Prayer Book: A Facsimile Reproduction of the Annotated Pages 1969, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300001792