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Freemason Books...Basic Foundational Reading

Free, Downloadable Masonic Books

The following links will take you to Masonic websites where you can browse from a list of many different Freemason books which are in .PDF format.

If you are curious about the craft and want to learn more about Freemasonry, the links to other Masonic websites which offer them are below.

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There are literally thousands of Masonic books about Freemasonry's different facets. However, I feel that the books, below, will give you an excellent foundation to begin your Masonic reading journey.

If you are a brand new Entered Apprentice, I suggest all 3 (short) Introduction books by Carl H. Claudy.

If you would like an overview of the facts, fictions and history of Freemasonry, I would suggest The New Encyclopaedia of Freemasonry by Dr. Albert Mackey.

Introduction to Freemasonry-EA, FC, MM

Newly Made Mason by H.L. Haywood

Complete Idiots Guide to Freemasonry

Learning Masonic Ritual

Freemasons Dummies by Christopher Hodapp

101 Secrets of Freemasons

The Meaning of Masonry by Wilmhurst

Encyclopedia of Freemasonry by Mackey

The title of the book below, is The Craft and Its Symbols by Allen Roberts. It is excellent at explaining Masonic symbolism.

The Craft and Its Symbols by Allen Roberts

the Symbolism of Freemasonry-Albert G. Mackey

The book below, has a white cover which does not display very well.

Principles of Masonic Law-Albert Mackey

Look to the East Ritual Degreess Freemasonry

duncans ritual

masonic catchekism

Old Tiler Talks by Carl Claudy

lodge officers handbook

Solomons Builders

Some Deeper Aspects of Masonic Symbolism

The book below, A Bridge To Light is for those who wish to join the Scottish Rite.

A Bridge To Light

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Masonic Rings

Rare Masonic Books

If you are a newly Entered Apprentice, I would suggest you read about one of Freemasonry's most important symbols The Pythagorean Theorem, also known as the 47th Problem of Euclid

Lodge Etiquette

Freemason Symbols

Masonic Degree Verses