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Illustrations of masonry [ecco] [ T70294]

DMI number:
1388
Publication Date:
1792
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T70294
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW120904452
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BL
Full Title:
ILLUSTRATIONS | OF | MASONRY. | BY | WILLIAM PRESTON, | PAST MASTER OF THE LODGE OF ANTIQUITY | ACTING BY IMMEMORIAL CONSTITUTION. | [epigraph] | THE EIGHTH EDITION: | WITH ADDITIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS. | LONDON: | PRINTED FOR G. AND T. WILKIE, | No. 57, PATERNOSTER-ROW. | MDCCXCII.
Epigraph:
The man, whose mind on virtue bent, | Pursues some greatly good intent | With undiverted aim; | Serene, beholds the angry croud, | Nor can their clamours fierce and loud, | His stubborn honour tame. BLACKLOCK.
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
Contents: prose pp. 1-361; 'A Collection of Odes, Anthems and Songs' pp. 363-408.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Dedication to Lord Petre signed William Preston [1p.]; Advertisement pp.[v]-vi; Preface pp. vii-viii; Introduction pp. ix-xii; Contents pp. xiii-xxiv.
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Dedicatee:
Robert Edward Petre
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Editor:
William Preston
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
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Publisher:
G. Wilkie
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Absolute (100%)
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T. Wilkie
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Content/Publication
First Line:
Of planetary motions and aspects
Page No:
p.159
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
First Line:
Hail to the craft at whose serene command
Page No:
p.363
Poem Title:
Ode I.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
What solemn sounds on holy Sinai rung
Page No:
pp.364-366
Poem Title:
Ode II.
Attribution:
Written by a Member of the Alfred Lodge, at Oxford, set to Music by Dr. Fisher, and performed at the Dedicatio of Free-Masons Hall.
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Order is heaven's first law through boundless space
Page No:
p.367
Poem Title:
Ode III. Performed at the Grand Chapter of Harodim.
Attribution:
Written by Brother Noorthouck. Set to Music by Brother Webbe.
Attributed To:
John Noorthouck
First Line:
When first the golden morn aloft
Page No:
pp.368-370
Poem Title:
Ode IV. Performed at Coach-Maker's Hall.
Attribution:
Written by Mr. Brown. Set to Music by Mr. Remy.
Attributed To:
Mr. Brown
First Line:
Wake the lute and quivering strings
Page No:
pp.370-371
Poem Title:
Ode V.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Almighty sire our heavenly king
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pp.371-372
Poem Title:
Ode VI.
Attribution:
By Brother Dunckerley.
Attributed To:
Mr. Dunckerley
First Line:
Hail universal lord
Page No:
p.372
Poem Title:
Ode VII.
Attribution:
By the Same [i.e. Dunckerley]
Attributed To:
Mr. Dunckerley
First Line:
Assist me ye fair tuneful nine
Page No:
pp.373-374
Poem Title:
Ode VIII. Set to Music by Dr. Arnold.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Urania hail to thee we sing
Page No:
p.374
Poem Title:
Ode IX.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Arise gentle muse and thy wisdom impart
Page No:
p.375
Poem Title:
Ode X.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Grant us kind heaven what we request
Page No:
pp.375-376
Poem Title:
Anthem I.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
By masons' art the aspiring dome
Page No:
p.376
Poem Title:
Anthem II.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let there be light the almighty spoke
Page No:
p.377
Poem Title:
Anthem III.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
To heaven's high architect all praise
Page No:
p.377
Poem Title:
Anthem IV.
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Arise and blow thy trumpet fame
Page No:
p.378
Poem Title:
Song I. [Tune, Attic Fire.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Unite unite your voices raise
Page No:
p.379
Poem Title:
Song II. [Tune, He comes, &c.]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
When earth's foundation first was laid
Page No:
pp.379-380
Poem Title:
Song III. [Tune, Rule Britannia.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ere god the universe began
Page No:
pp.380-381
Poem Title:
Song IV. [Tune, Rule Britannia.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While trifles lead the world astray
Page No:
pp.381-382
Poem Title:
Song V....Tune, Rule Britannia.
Attribution:
Written by Brother Noorthouck, and sung in the Provincial Grand Lodge at Margate in Kent, June 12, 1786, by Brother Robson.
Attributed To:
John Noorthouck
First Line:
Not the fictions of Greece or the dreams of old Rome
Page No:
pp.382-383
Poem Title:
Song VI. [Anacreontic.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye dull stupid mortals give over your conjectures
Page No:
p.384
Poem Title:
Song VII. [Tune, Rural Felicity]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
No sect in the world can with masons compare
Page No:
pp.385-386
Poem Title:
Song IX. [Tune, Hearts of Oak.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
While princes and heroes promiscuously fight
Page No:
p.385
Poem Title:
Song VIII. [Tune, When Phoebus the tops, &c.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Genius of masonry descend
Page No:
pp.386-387
Poem Title:
Song X. [Tune, Goddess of Ease.]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
On on my dear brethren pursue your great lecture
Page No:
pp.388-389
Poem Title:
Song XII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When my divine Althaea's charms
Page No:
p.388
Poem Title:
Song XI. [Tune, Arno's Vale.]
Attribution:
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Not attributed
First Line:
Hail masonry thou craft divine
Page No:
pp.389-390
Poem Title:
Song XIII.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let masonry from pole to pole
Page No:
p.391
Poem Title:
Song XIV. [Tune, In Infancy, &c.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When heaven designed that man should know
Page No:
pp.391-392
Poem Title:
Song XV.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye sons of fair science impatient to learn
Page No:
pp.392-393
Poem Title:
Song XVI. [Tune, Mulberry Tree.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail masonry divine
Page No:
p.394
Poem Title:
Song XVII. [Tune, God save the King,]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Let drunkards boast the power of wine
Page No:
pp.394-396
Poem Title:
Song XVIII.
Attribution:
By Brother Noorthouck.
Attributed To:
John Noorthouck
First Line:
Come let us prepare
Page No:
pp.396-397
Poem Title:
Song XIX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Ye thrice happy few
Page No:
pp.397-399
Poem Title:
Song XX.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When a lodge of free masons are clothed in their aprons
Page No:
pp.399-400
Poem Title:
Song XXI.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
In history we are told how the lodges of old
Page No:
pp.400-402
Poem Title:
Song XXII. [Tune, Belleisle March.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When masonry expiring lay by knaves and fools rejected
Page No:
pp.402-403
Poem Title:
Song XXIII. [On the Revival of Masonry in Cornwall.] [Tune, Vicar of Bray.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Come ye masons hither bring
Page No:
pp.404-405
Poem Title:
Song XXI. [Sung at a Provincial Grand Lodge for the County of Cornwall, held at Truro on the Festival of St. John the Baptist, 24th June 1779.] [Tune, Casino]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Hail masonry thou sacred art
Page No:
p.404
Poem Title:
Song XXIX. [Tune, In Infancy]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Whilst each poet sings of great princes and kings
Page No:
pp.406-407
Poem Title:
So ng XXVI. [Tune, From the East breaks the Morn.]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
When the sun from the east first salutes mortal eyes
Page No:
pp.407-408
Poem Title:
Song XXVII. [Tune, Balance a Straw]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed