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    James Milnor. Oration on Masonry, Delivered at St. John's Church, in the City of Philadelphia, at the Request of the Right Worshipful Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, on St. John's Day, Jun 24, 1811... To Which is Prefixed an Account of the Procession, and of the Ceremonies Attending the Consecration and Dedication of the New Masonic Hall. [Philadelphia: J. Maxwell, 1811]. 41pp. Disbound. Ex-library with hisotrical society stamp and withdrawal. Light wear. Small hole in title page. Light scattered foxing on sheets, heavier in some places. Good or better.

    More Information: Sabin's copy includes the imprint on the title page; this one doesn't. On the virtues of Masonry through the ages. Milnor closes, "To you, my young brethren, I offer but one admonition. Temper your masonic zeal with a becoming prudence and discretion." Sabin 49132. AI 23395 (7 copies).

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