Anderson"s Constitutions of 1723

  • 121 Pages
  • 1.23 MB
  • 9489 Downloads
  • English
by
The Masonic service association of the United States , Washington, D.C
Statementwith introduction by Bro. Lionel Vibert ...
SeriesOn cover: Little masonic library. [no. 1]
ContributionsVibert, Lionel, ed., Freemasons.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHS371 .L5 no. 1
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination2 p. l., 121 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6674946M
LC Control Number25004596
OCLC/WorldCa4032154

Anderson’s Constitutions were based on the Old Masonic Manuscripts (also called “Gothic Constitutions”) and on the General Regulations which had been compiled first by George Payne in The full title of the edition was The Constitutions of the Free-Masons, Containing the History, Charges, Regulations, &c.

of that most Ancient. Anderson’s Constitutions of General Regulations, Compiled first by M. EORGE. AYNE, Anno.when he was. Grand-Master, and approv'd by the Grand Lodge on St.

Anderson's Constitutions of Paperback – Septem by Masonic Service Association (Author) out of 5 stars 31 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $/5(31). Anderson's Constitutions of by James Anderson, Lionel Vibert(Intro.) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Les Constitutions dites d’Anderson ont été publiées, à Londres, en pour la première édition.

Celui qui a attaché son nom à ce texte est un pasteur presbytérien, James Anderson, écossais d’origine. Il est, en effet, né à côté d’Aberdeen, en Écosse, d’une famille de douze enfants. Here is a very interesting and hard to find copy of “Anderson’s Constitutions of ” with introduction by Bro.

Lionel Vibert, copyright This book is in good condition, some cover and spine wear, tight binding and hinges, pages are fairly clean, Barstow Mason Lodge library card Seller Rating: % positive.

Anderson’s Book of Constitutions Brother Rev. James Anderson,D.D. published I. Concerning GOD and RELIGION. A Mason is oblig’d by his Tenure, to obey the moral law; and if he rightly understands the Art, he will never be a stupid Atheist nor an irreligious Libertine.

But though in ancient Times Masons were charg’d in every Country to. Addeddate Identifier Andersons_Constitutions_Of__-_L_Vibert Identifier-ark ark://t2f78zq4r Ocr ABBYY FineReader Pages.

“The Rev. James Anderson, D. D., is well known to all Masons as the compiler of the celebrated Book of Constitutions. On the 29th of September,he was commissioned by the Grand Lodge to collect and compile the history, charges, and regulations of the Fraternity from the then existing ancient Constitutions of the Lodges.

Comment: Anderson and the committee of fourteen were writing about the period revolving around King Athelstan, who, according to the Constitutions of Free-Masons, used records that were compiled from other languages, notably Greek, Latin and French, to form a better or new Constitution.

Today we value the Doctor's labours less highly, but the Constitutions of is nevertheless one of the most important records of the Craft." Index to Anderson’s Constitutions of Until a full transcription of the edition is completed, researchers are directed to the text of the edition, transcribed by Paul Royster, University.

Andersons Constitutions of Anderson's Constitutions of By Bro.

Details Anderson"s Constitutions of 1723 EPUB

LIONEL VIBERT, Past Master Quator Coronati Lodge No. England THE BUILDER AUGUST Bro. Lionel Vibert, of Marline, Lansdowne, Bath, England, is author of Freemasonry Before the Existence of Grand Lodges and The Story of the Craft and is editor of Miscellanea Latomorum.

andersons Constitutions of Written By L Vibert in Download this book ( MB). To us American Masons to whom Masonic jurisprudence is an almost necessary preoccupation, any new light on that formative and critical period, and especially on Dr. Anderson whose "Constitutions" is the groundwork of our laws, is not only interesting but useful.

When Anderson was initiated we do not know either; but it may have been in the Aberdeen Lodge. There is a remarkable similarity between his entry in the Constitutions of his name as "Master of a Lodge and Author of this Book," and in entry in the Aberdeen Mark Book, of "James Anderson, Glazier and Mason and Writer of this Book." This was in.

The work was published by J. Senex and J. Hooke, on 28th February,that is to say according to the official or civil reckoning, but by the so-called New Style, the popular way of reckoning.

(It did not become the official style till the reform of the calender in ) The title page bears the date simply. Dr James Anderson. The constitutions of the free-masons: containing the history, charges, regulations, &c.

of that most ancient and right worshipful fraternity: for the use of the lodges by Anderson. The first and second edition were written by Rev. James Anderson in and Anderson's Constitutions were based on the Old Masonic Manuscripts (also called "Gothic Constitutions") and on the General Regulations which had been compiled first by George Payne in   This is a new edition of the the first Masonic book printed in America, which was originally produced in Philadelphia by Benjamin Franklin inand was a reprint of a work by James Anderson (who is identified as the author in an appendix) printed in London in This is the seminal work of American Masonry, edited and published by one of the founding fathers, and of great importance to Reviews: 1.

Anderson's Constitutions of (Hardcover) Average Rating: () stars out of 5 stars Write a review.

Description Anderson"s Constitutions of 1723 PDF

Masonic Service Association. Walmart # $ $ 76 $ $ 76 This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and. Buy Anderson's Constitutions of by Masonic Service Association online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $becoming the first Masonic book printed in America. A new edition of the Constitutions was published inby John Entick.

He reverted to the Charges as drawn up in into which, especially in the first Charge, Anderson had introduced various modifications in the edition.

This is an online electronic edition of the the first Masonic book printed in America, which was produced in Philadelphia by Benjamin Franklin inand was a reprint of a work by James Anderson (who is identified as the author in an appendix) printed in London in This is the seminal work of American Masonry, edited and published by one of the founding fathers, and of great.

Anderson was a Freemason, the Master of a Masonic lodge, and a Grand Warden of the Grand Lodge of London and Westminster. He was commissioned in September by the Grand Lodge to write a history of the Free-Masons, and it was published in as The Constitutions of the Free-Masons.

This is a Facsimile PDF. It has pages and was published in Description. From the Preface: In presenting an American edition of Anderson's Constitutions to the Masonic Fraternity, the Publisher feels confident that there are but few readers in the Order who have not dwelt with interest and delight on the pages of this most popular work popular at least with Masons, and esteemed by.

Book of Constitutions The first official issue of this book is Anderson’s and Désaguliers’s edition in There was in an informal issue of the old regulations, in a copy of a MS.

Constitution. TitleAnderson’s Constitutions of AuthorLionel VibertDateCountryUnited KingdomTypePamphletLength35DescriptionA brief explanation of the history and. Les Constitutions d'Anderson () / James Anderson ; Textes, annexes, commentaires L.-J. Pierol ()[HARDCOVER] by Anderson, James (-).

Auteur du texte and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Constitutions of the Free-Masons written by James Anderson and published "For the Use of the Lodges" in in London, and in by Benjamin Franklin in Philadelphia.

Download Anderson"s Constitutions of 1723 PDF

Contains a mythical-biblical-historical account of the order, as well as "charges" and general regulations for. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Anderson's Constitutions of at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

The Constitutions of the Free-Masons, “For the Use of the Lodges” in London and Westminster, was published in It was edited by the presbyterian clergyman, James Anderson, to the order of John Theophilus Desaguliers, and approved by a Grand Lodge committee under his control.The Constitutions of the Free-masons: Containing the History, Charges, Regulations, &c.

of that Most Ancient and Right Worshipful Fraternity. For the Use of the Lodges - Ebook written by James Anderson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Constitutions of the Free-masons.Anderson's Constitutions of Paperback – Sept.

10 by Masonic Service Association (Author) out of 5 stars 31 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ — Paperback "Please retry"Reviews: