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    [D. C. Johnston, illu]. [Allyn Avery]. A Ritual and Illustrations of Free-Masonry. Devon: S. Thorne, 1835. First edition.

    More Information: [D. C. Johnston, illustrator]. [Allyn Avery]. A Ritual and Illustrations of Free-Masonry, and the Orange and Odd Fellows' Societies, Accompanied by Numerous Engravings.  And a Key to the Phi Beta Kappa, Also an Account of the Kidnapping and Murder of William Morgan, Who Divulged the Ridiculous and Profane Usages of the Free-Masons. Abridged from American Authors. By a Traveller in the United States. Devon: Published and Sold by S. Thorne, 1835. First edition. Twelvemo. 260 pages. With twenty-three pages of wonderful wood engravings after D. C. Johnston. Period full cloth over thin boards with paper spine label. Spine rebacked with original cloth laid on. Covers and extremities worn. Some abrading and bumping to edges. Endpapers have spotting and foxing with slight staining. Interior generally clean with minor foxing and light toning. Generally, a very good copy of this scarce item.

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    April, 2013
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