A beautiful and rare Slovakian prayer book, bound to reflect Mary's purported apparition in Paris, complete with three examples of the Miraculous Medal hanging from the front board (within is also a cloth that has been touched to the chair in which the apparition appeared). The inner border of the front board of the binding is also rich with bone fragments, including a cross in bone. The binding is black velvet with overlays of tin, celluloid, bone and a brass border. There is a central medallion of Mary on the front board. The prayer book is attributed to the Slovakian Roman Catholic Priest Andrej Radlinsky, an active and well-regarded participant in 19th century Slovakian development.
Physical Attributes -
Measures 16.5 x 11 x 3 cm. Hardcover, with closure clasp. All edges gilt (AEG). Pages - 431.
See pictures. Small chip at bottom right of spine. Some wear to brass. Some toning to pages. No writing. A few folded corners (small).
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