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The origins of Freemasonry : Scotland's century, 1590-1710

Author: David Stevenson
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a classic account of the origins of freemasonry, a brotherhood of men bound together by secret initiatives.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Stevenson
ISBN: 0521353262 9780521353267
OCLC Number: 17546610
Description: xvii, 246 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: List of plates; Preface; List of abbreviations and conventions; 1. Introduction; 2. The medieval contribution; 3. William Schaw, master of works and general warden; 4. The Sinclairs of Roslin and the masters of works; 5. The Renaissance contribution; 6. Rituals of identification and initiation; 7. Sir Robert Moray: masonry, symbolism and ethics; 8. The early Scottish lodges; 9. Early Scottish and English freemasonry; Appendix; Bibliographical note; Index.
Responsibility: David Stevenson.
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' ... a work of creative scholarship flavoured by exceptional candour and gusto ... makes an important contribution to the movement among historians which is rescuing pre-Union Scotland from its Read more...

 
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