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Shakespeare : creator of freemasonry / by Alfred Dodd.

  • Author

    Dodd, Alfred,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    London : Rider, [1937].

  • Subject

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge Manners and customs.

    Freemasonry England History

Formatted contents note: Contents: The mystery of modern freemasonry -- The mystery of William Shakespeare -- Freemasonry in the folio -- The Hiram legend -- "Love's labour lost", the comedy in which is hidden the genesis of the craft -- "The tempest," Shakespeare's last masonic play. Uk-SuSCL. Contents: The masonic ritual letter code -- The diary of William Shakespeare: "Shakespeare's sonnets" -- The school of the rosicrosse, the secret Elizabethan literary society -- The literary characteristics of the ritual and the age which produced such characteristics -- Conclusion: "so worthy a fellow as was our Shakespeare?". Uk-SuSCL.