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Ahiman rezon: or a help to a brother [T153159]

DMI number:
1532
Publication Date:
1760
ESTC number:
T153159
EEBO/ECCO link:
N/A
Shelfmark:
BL 1607/2945
Full Title:
AHIMAN REZON: | OR, A | HELP TO A BROTHER; | SHEWING | The EXCELLENCY of SECRECY, and | the first Cause of the Institution of FREE- | MASONRY; the PRINCIPLES of the CRAFT, | and the Benefits arising from a strict Observance | thereof; the Sort of Men that ought to be initi- | ated into the Mystery, and the Kind of Masons | that are fit to govern Lodges, with their proper | Behaviour in and out of the Lodge. | The ancient Manner of CONSTITUTING new | LODGES, with All the CHARGES, [i]&c[/i]. | LIKEWISE | The PRAYERS used in [i]Jewish[/i] and [i]Christian[/i] Lodges, | ALSO, The OLD and NEW REGULATIONS, | the Manner of Chusing and Installing [i]Grand- | Master[/i] and [i]Officers[/i], &c. | To which is added, | A large Collection of MASONS SONGS, | entertaining PROLOGUES and EPILOGUES, | AND | [i]SOLOMON[/i]'s TEMPLE: | AN ORATORIO. | [rule] | By Brother LAURENCE DERMOTT, Sec. | [double rule] | DUBLIN: | Printed by DILLON CHAMBERLAIN, in Smock Alley, | For the EDITOR. | M DCC LX.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Collection including prose, Collection of poems about subject/person, and Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Duodecimo
Pagination:
[4], [iii]-xii, [2], [1]-151, [1]
Bibliographic details:
FORMAT: Duodecimo in sixes. HALF TITLES: p.[63] A CHOICE | COLLECTION | OF | MASONS SONGS, | With several ingenious | PROLOGUES and EPILOGUES, | To which is added, | [i]SOLOMON[/i]'s TEMPLE, AN ORATORIO; | As it was performed at the | PHILHARMONIC-ROOM, in [i]Fishamble-Street, | DUBLIN[i], | For the Benefit of the Sick and Distresed | FREE - MASONS.
Other matter:
PREAFTORY: Dedication to William Earl of Blessington (2pp.); The Editot to the read (pp.[iii]-xii). END MATTER: Subscription list (pp.151-[152])
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Publication Date:
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T167292
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Publication Date:
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T184515
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1 of 1
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Title:
Ahiman Rezon: or, a help to a brother [T84744]
Publication Date:
1795
ESTC No:
T84744
Volume:
1 of 1
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Ahiman Rezon: or, a help to a brother [T85408]
Publication Date:
1782
ESTC No:
T85408
Volume:
1 of 1
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Printer:
Dillon Chamberlaine
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Printed by Dillon Chamberlaine, in Smock Alley
Editor:
Laurence Dermott
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dedicatee:
William Stewart
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
The man resolved and steady to his trust
Page No:
p.7
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
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A frightful desert still the world had been
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pp.8-10
Poem Title:
The Excellency of Masonry Described.
Attribution:
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First Line:
Thus mighty eastern kings and some
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p.[65]
Poem Title:
I. The Master's Song.
Attribution:
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First Line:
From henceforth ever sing
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p.66
Poem Title:
II. The Warden's Song.
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First Line:
Hail masonry thou craft divine
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pp.66-67
Poem Title:
III. The Fellow-Craft's Song.
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First Line:
Come let us prepare
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pp.68-69
Poem Title:
IV. The Enter'd Prentice's Song.
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On on my dear brethren pursue your great lecture
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pp.69-70
Poem Title:
V. The Deputy Grand Master's Song.
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First Line:
Let masonry be now my theme
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pp.70-71
Poem Title:
The Grand Warden's Song.
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First Line:
Grant me kind heaven what I request
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pp.71-72
Poem Title:
The Treasurer's Song. Tune, Near some cool Shade.
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First Line:
Ye brethren of the ancient craft
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pp.72-73
Poem Title:
VIII. The Secretary's Song.
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First Line:
On you who masonry despise
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pp.73-74
Poem Title:
IX. Song. To the foregoing Tune.
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By mason's art the aspiring domes
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pp.74-75
Poem Title:
X. Song.
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As I at Wheeler's lodge one night
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p.75
Poem Title:
XI. Song.
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Some folks have with curious impertinence strove
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pp.75-76
Poem Title:
XII. Song.
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You people who laugh at masons draw near
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pp.77-78
Poem Title:
XIII. Song. Tune, Oh Polly you might have toy'd and kiss'd.
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We have no idle prating
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pp.78-79
Poem Title:
XIV. Song.
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A mason's daughter fair and young
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pp.79-80
Poem Title:
XV. Song. Tune, Young Damon once the happy Swain.
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A health to our sisters let us drink
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p.80
Poem Title:
XVI. Song.
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Hail secret art by heaven designed
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pp.81-82
Poem Title:
XVIII. Song.
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Sing to the honour of those
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pp.80-81
Poem Title:
XVII. Song. Tune, The merry ton'd Horn.
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Come are you prepared
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pp.82-83
Poem Title:
XIX. Song. Tune, The Enter'd-'Prentice.
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The curious vulgar could never devise
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pp.83-84
Poem Title:
XX. Song. Tune, On, on my dear Brethren.
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We brethren free masons let's mark the great name
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pp.84-85
Poem Title:
XXI. Song. To the foregoing Tune.
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What though they call us masons fools
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pp.85-86
Poem Title:
XXII. Song. Tune, What though they call me Country Lass.
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First Line:
Glorious craft which fires the mind
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p.87
Poem Title:
XXIII. Song.
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First Line:
Let malicious people censure
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pp.87-88
Poem Title:
XXIV. Song.
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Come come my brethren dear
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pp.88-89
Poem Title:
XXV. Song.
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Come follow follow me
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pp.89-90
Poem Title:
XXVI. Song. Tune, The Fairy Elves.
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With plumb level and square to work let's prepare
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pp.90-92
Poem Title:
XXVII. Song.
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King Solomon that wise projector
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pp.92-93
Poem Title:
XXVIII. Song. Tune, Jerry Fitzgerald.
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Of all institutions to form well the mind
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pp.93-94
Poem Title:
XXIX. Song. Tune, By Jove I'll be free.
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To the science that virtue and art do maintain
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pp.94-96
Poem Title:
XXX. SONG. To the foregoing Tune.
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When earth's foundation first was laid
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pp.96-97
Poem Title:
XXXI. Song. Tune, Rule Britannia, &c.
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First Line:
Come boys let us more liquor get
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pp.97-98
Poem Title:
XXXII. Song.
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First Line:
Guardian genius of our art divine
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pp.98-99
Poem Title:
XXXIII. Song.
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First Line:
Genius of masonry descend
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pp.99-101
Poem Title:
XXXIV. An Ode on Masonry.
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Pray lend me your ears my dear brethren awhile
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pp.101-105
Poem Title:
XXXV. The Progress of Masonry.
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As masons once on Shinar's plain
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pp.105-106
Poem Title:
XXXVI. Song. Tune, Mutual Love.
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With harmony and flowing wine
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p.107
Poem Title:
XXXVII. Song. Tune, Greedy Midas.
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Ye ancient sons of Tyre
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pp.107-108
Poem Title:
XXXVIII. Song. Tune, Ye Mortals that love Drinking.
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From the depths let us raise
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pp.109-111
Poem Title:
XXXIX. Song. Tune of, the Enter'd 'Prentice.
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Tis masonry unites mankind
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pp.111-112
Poem Title:
XL. Song.
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Once I was blind and could not see
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pp.112-114
Poem Title:
XLI. Song.
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Attend loving brethren and to me give ear
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pp.114-115
Poem Title:
XLII. Song.
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Attend attend the strains
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pp.116-117
Poem Title:
XLIV. Song. Tune, Smile Britannia.
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See in the east the master placed
Page No:
p.116
Poem Title:
XLIII. Song.
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To masonry your voices raise
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pp.117-118
Poem Title:
XLIV. Song. Tune, Smile Britannia.
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Blessed be the day that gave to me
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pp.118-119
Poem Title:
XLVI. An Ode.
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How blessed are we from ignorance freed
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pp.119-121
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Come fill up a bumper and let it go round
Page No:
p.122
Poem Title:
XLVIII. Song.
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Urania sing the art divine
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pp.122-124
Poem Title:
XLIX. Song. Tune, Rule Britannia.
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Wake the lute and quivering strings
Page No:
p.125
Poem Title:
L. An Ode.
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Hail masonry divine
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pp.126-127
Poem Title:
LII. Song. Tune, God save the King.
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Hail sacred art by heaven designed
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p.126
Poem Title:
LI. Song.
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Let masons be merry each night when they meet
Page No:
pp.127-128
Poem Title:
LIII. Song.
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If unity be good in every degree
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pp.128-129
Poem Title:
LIV. Song.
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How happy a mason whose bosom still flows
Page No:
p.129
Poem Title:
LV. Song. Tune, The Miller of Mansfield.
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When masonry by heaven's design
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pp.129-130
Poem Title:
LVI. Song. Tune, Rule Britannia.
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Let worthy brethren all combine
Page No:
pp.130-131
Poem Title:
LVII. Song. Tune, Hail Masonry, &c.
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With cordial hearts let's drink a health
Page No:
pp.131-133
Poem Title:
LVIII. Song. Tune, The First of August.
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Whoever wants wisdom must with some delight
Page No:
p.133
Poem Title:
LIX. Song.
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Come come ye elves that be
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pp.134-135
Poem Title:
LX. Song.
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If to delight to humanize the mind
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p.136
Poem Title:
I. Prologue.
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As a wild rake that courts a virgin fair
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p.137
Poem Title:
II. Prologue.
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As some cracked chemist of projecting brain
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pp.137-139
Poem Title:
III. Prologue.
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While others sing of wars and martial feats
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pp.139-140
Poem Title:
Spoken by a Brother.
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You've seen me oft in gold and ermine dressed
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p.139
Poem Title:
IV. Prologue.
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With what malicious joy ere I knew better
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p.141
Poem Title:
I. Epilogue.
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Well here I'm come to let you know my thoughts
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p.142
Poem Title:
II. Epilogue.
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Where are these hydras let me vent my spleen
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pp.143-144
Poem Title:
III. Epilogue.
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Well heavens be praised the mighty secret's out
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pp.144-145
Poem Title:
IV. Epilogue.
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Convened we're met chief oracle of heaven
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pp.146-151
Poem Title:
Solomon's Temple: An Oratio.
Attribution:
The Words by Mr. James-Eyre Weeks. The Music Composed by Mr. Richard Broadway, Organist of St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin.
Attributed To:
James Eyre Weeks