"Bain" Masonic Reprints (The Secret History of the Free-Masons; Known as the "Briscoe" Copy of the Old Charges; The Preface to Long Livers: A Curious History &c.; Dr. Dassigny's "Enquiry" Reproduced in Exact Facsimile; Together with an Introductory Sketch on Royal Arch Masonry 1743-1893; The Orientation or Direction of Temples, by William Simpson; Builders' Rites and Ceremonies by G.W. Speth). George Washington Bain, William Simpson William James Hughan, G. W. Speth.

"Bain" Masonic Reprints (The Secret History of the Free-Masons; Known as the "Briscoe" Copy of the Old Charges; The Preface to Long Livers: A Curious History &c.; Dr. Dassigny's "Enquiry" Reproduced in Exact Facsimile; Together with an Introductory Sketch on Royal Arch Masonry 1743-1893; The Orientation or Direction of Temples, by William Simpson; Builders' Rites and Ceremonies by G.W. Speth)

London: Published for George Washington Bain by Lodge "Quatuor Coronati," No. 2076, London, 1891-1897. Facsimile edition. Hardcover. 384pp. Quarto [28.5 cm] Bound in blue cloth with tan calf gilt stamped label on the backstrip. Top edge gilt. Several of the original reprint wraps have been bound in at the rear. Very good. The extremities are gently rubbed and bumped, and the free endsheets are heavily darkened. Minor sporadic foxing. Ex-libris Masonry scholar Kent Walgren. Item #35765

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