[Dijon]: n.p., [1881-1883]. First Edition. Hardcover. Tall 4to. Decorative stamped leather boards, handwritten paper label affixed to front. Leather chipped at corners and edges, with moderate loss. Blank journal with text handwritten in pen. [i-xv] + 1-229pp. Heavy soil to preliminary leaves; mild soil and toning throughout. Very good minus. Very good -. Item #23028
1881 Freemason record book of Dijon's Loge de la Concorde, covering the period from March 15, 1881 to March 13, 1883. In French. Contains name and address lists of what may be visitors as well as local lodge members; a number are from American cities. The bulk of the text consists of detailed minutes of the lodge meetings. Written in a variety of cursive secretarial hands, generally neat and thoroughly legible. Includes records of correspondence sent and received, receipts for fees due and paid, vote tallies, etc.