March 5, 2017

British Freemasonry, 1717–1813 Volume 5 by Robert Peter

By Robert Peter

Freemasonry was once a massive cultural and social phenomenon and a key section of the Enlightenment. It was once to have a global impression around the globe. this first source assortment charts a key interval within the improvement of equipped Freemasonry culminating within the formation of a unmarried United Grand inn of England.


The secrecy that has surrounded Freemasonry has made it tough to entry details and records in regards to the association and its adherents some time past. This assortment is the results of wide archival examine and transcription and highlights the main major subject matters linked to Freemasonry.


The records are drawn from masonic collections, inner most data and libraries world wide. nearly all of those texts have by no means ahead of been republished. records contain rituals (some written in code), funeral providers, sermons, songs, certificate, an engraved record of resorts, letters, pamphlets, theatrical prologues and epilogues, and articles from newspapers and periodicals.


This assortment will permit researchers to spot many key masons for the 1st time. it is going to be of curiosity to scholars of Freemasonry, the Enlightenment and researchers in eighteenth-century studies.

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