FINE RARE BOOKS, ATLASES AND MANUSCRIPTS

692

Masonry. 2 works.

EUR 400,00
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Masonry. 2 works.
 
ANONIMO. Guida del fratello libero muratore nei lavori di maestro o 3° grado del rito scozzese antico ed accettato per uso dei membri della R.M. Loggia la Sebezia dell’ordine di Napoli. 
Napoli, Stabilimento tipografico dei fratelli de Angelis, Vico Pellegrini n°.4 p.p., 1862

8vo; mm. 178x116; pp. 55. Publisher paperback rose binding. Good specimen.

The volume briefly mentions the fundamental foundations of the ancient wisdom professed by the first brothers of this philanthropic society. It contains the rules for the admission of Neophytes and their obligations, and then describes the layout and decoration of the Lodge, the opening of the works, the catechism and the closure of the third symbolic degree. Finally, all 33 degrees that make up the society of free Masons of the ancient and accepted Scottish rite are set out, namely the 18 symbolic degrees, the 12 philosophical and 3 administrative.

Bound with: LEONE XIII. Contro la massoneria. Lettera al Popolo Italiano.
Lecce, Tipografia ecclesiastica senza luogo ne data di stampa

8vo; mm. 178x116, pp. 15. Publisher paperback paper binding. Good specimen.

Rare specimen not registered by Lattanzi which instead shows the edition printed in Bergamo. This small volume, printed in Lecce, is a very rare letter from Pope Leo XIII condemning masonry. Lattanzi 819t Bergamo.
tue 1 December 2020
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