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Item ID# A964.033.001
Title The book of common prayer and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the Church according to the use of The Church of England
Object Name Book, Prayer
Dates of Creation [before 1909]
Creator Musson Book Company Ltd.
Description Cover title "Common Prayer, The Hymn Book". Title page title "The book of common prayer and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the Church according to the use of The Church of England." It was published by The Musson Book Company Ltd., Toronto and printed by Oxford University Press.

This book has a dark brown or faded black leather cover with embossed gold cross in lower right corner and gold lettering on cover.

The inscription on the page facing the title page reads "Captain Wm. McG. Lambert, Southampton, Ont., Dec. 11, 1909," indicating it belonged to Captain William MacGregor Lambert, who was lighthouse keeper at Chantry Island, 1880-1907.
Collection Lambert family fonds
Physical Description 14.4 x 9 x 5 cm
Restrictions on Use Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Subjects Lighthouse keepers
Music
Religious books
People Lambert, William McGregor
Place Chantry Island
Southampton
Related Units of Description See Collection "Lambert family fonds."
Level of Description Item