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A candid disquisition of the principles and practices of the most ancient and honourable society of free and accepted masons [T136738] [ecco]

DMI number:
1085
Publication Date:
1769
Volume Number:
1 of 1
ESTC number:
T136738
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW117418094
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Bod
Full Title:
A | CANDID DISQUISITION | OF THE | PRINCIPLES and PRACTICES | OF THE MOST | Ancient and Honourable SOCIETY of | Free and Accepted Masons; | TOGETHER WITH | Some STRICTURES on the ORIGIN, | NATURE, and DESIGN of that | INSTITUTION. | DEDICATED, BY PERMISSION, | [i]To the most Noble and most Worshipful[/i] | HENRY DUKE [i]of[/i] BEAUFORT, [i]&c. &c.[/i] | GRAND MASTER. | [rule] | By WELLINS CALCOTT, [i]P. M.[/i] | [rule] | [epigraph] | [double rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for the AUTHOR, | By Brotehr JAMES DIXWELL, in [i]St. Martins Lane.[/i] | A. L. 5769. A. D. 1769.
Epigraph:
-- -- [i]Ab ipso | Ducit opes animumque ferro.[/i] | HOR. OD.
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Subscription Miscellany
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
Query: we need a genre 'masonic miscellany' Contents: prose pp. [1]-219, 244.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: Dedication to Henry Somerset signed Wellins Calcott [2pp]; Subscription list pp. [i]-xxxii; Errata p. xxxii.
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