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A new model for the rebuilding masonry on a stronger basis than the former [T107208]

DMI number:
26
Publication Date:
1730
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T107208
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW113903548
Shelfmark:
BL 161.l.40
Full Title:
A | [i]NEW MODEL[/i] | For the REBUILDING | MASONRY | ON A | Stronger BASIS than the former; | WITH A | SOUND CONSTITUTION, and a curi- | ous CATECHISM drawn from Rules both | intelligible and insturctive; | In THREE DEGREES: | Teaching the | Whole World to be MASONS, without the Im- | putation of being either Fools or Knaves. | To which is added, | [i]Several diverting[/i] SONGS | BY | CELEBRATED MASONS | Of the [i]OLD ORDER[/i], | AND | Some new ones propos'd as Subjects for a certain Ora- | tor, with the Downfall of the Old Structure, a melan- | choly Poem addressed to MELPOMENE. | [rule] | By PETER FARMER Esq; | [rule] | [i]Dedicated to[/i] Mr. [i]Orator[/i] HENLEY. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for J. WILFORD, at the [i]Three Flower-de-Luces[/i] behind | the [i]Chapter house[/i] near St. [i]Paul[/i]'s. 1730. (Price 6 [i]d.[i/]).
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Price:
6 d.
Pagination:
[2], iii-vi, 7-32
Bibliographic details:
MS annotation on title page: Read Ian y 1776 . . . diverting [perhaps to read 'Read, I. an[no] y[e] 1776'?] FORMAT: Octavo in fours.
Comments:
MISCELLANY GENRE: collection of poems on masonry.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Dedication to 'the Reverend Mr. Henley' pp. iii-vi; prose p. 7-8.
Related People
Publisher:
J Wilford
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Printed for J. WILFORD at the Three Flower-de-Luces behind the Chapterhouse near St. Paul's. 1730.
Dedicatee:
John Henley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Ironic dedication
Author:
Peter Farmer
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
Are you a brother mason
Page No:
pp.8-11
Poem Title:
Enter'd Prentice's Degree
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Are you of the fellow craft
Page No:
pp.11-13
Poem Title:
Second degree, or Fellow-craft's part
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My friend if you a master be
Page No:
pp.13-16
Poem Title:
Master's Degree.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come let us prepare
Page No:
pp.16-17
Poem Title:
Enter'd 'Prentice's Song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Thus mighty eastern kings and some
Page No:
pp.17-18
Poem Title:
The Master's Song
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As I at Wheeler's lodge one night
Page No:
p.18
Poem Title:
A new Song.
Attribution:
Composed by Mr. Moses Harris, late Member of the One Tun Lodge in Noble-Street
Attributed To:
Moses Harris
First Line:
Now the hungry lions roar
Page No:
pp.19-21
Poem Title:
The Fairies, Composed by Mr. Leveridge; to which is added the Free Mason's Chorus.
Attribution:
Composed by Mr. Leveridge
Attributed To:
Richard Leveridge
First Line:
Whilst masons guarded stand
Page No:
p.21
Poem Title:
The Masons Chorus
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
I'm companion for lords and dukes are my friends
Page No:
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The following Song was made by a Country Attorney, on his being admitted a Mason.
Attribution:
By a Country Attorney
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let malicious people censure
Page No:
p.22
Poem Title:
A Song made by a Mason, occasion'd by a Report, that they were guilty of Sodomitical Practices.
Attribution:
by a Mason
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
We have no idle prating
Page No:
pp.23-25
Poem Title:
The following Song was sung by a Son of Bacchus, a a Bacchanalian Banquet of Free Masons, and pass'd the Approbation of the late D. of W.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Lesbia once the happy she
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
An Amourous Mason being offended with his Brother, for speaking so slightly of Love, swore, he that did not love a Love-Song was a Woman-hater; and modestly beg'd leave to sing two Love-Songs of his own making, and they were these.
Attribution:
An Amourous Mason
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
As Colin to his sheep did hie
Page No:
pp.27-28
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. 'Amourous Mason']
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What though they call us masons fools
Page No:
pp.28-29
Poem Title:
A merry Mason's Catch.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
A doctor there is and whose name I could tell
Page No:
pp.29-31
Poem Title:
These Love-Songs pleas'd of the Society, who being a good Sports-man in the Field of Venus, voted that four Love-Songs should be sung every Meeting; and accordingly he sung the following, in Imitation of the Yorkshire Tale.
Attribution:
[a Mason]
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Melpomine who guides the tongues
Page No:
pp.31-32
Poem Title:
A Melancholy Poem address'd to Melpomene, on the Downfall of Masonry.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed