[ Masonic; With signed inscription by author. ] Rapport concernant l'Irregularité de la Gr.·. L.·. d'Egypte [ Grand Lodge] par Joseph Sakakinie Bey | Maçon Ecossais.

Joseph Sakakini Bey [ Yusuf Sakakini Bey ], 'Maçon Ecossais' [ The Grand Lodge of Egypt; Freemasonry ]
Publication details: 
Juin 1910.
SKU: 19887

30pp., 8vo. Stapled pamphlet. On aged and worn paper. Inscribed at the head of the cover: 'To the dear Bro.·. Rev.·. | with Compliments | J Sakakini | .·.' Text in French. The 'Rapport' is on pp.3-15, with pp.17-29 carrying 'Annexes | Sommaire', consisting of six sections, the last titled 'Concordat de 25 mai 1879 avec le Gr .·. Hiérophante Zola.' Four copies on OCLC WorldCat, but now scarce. Dorothe Sommer's 'Freemasonry in the Ottoman Empire' contains a reference to 'Yusuf Sakakini Bey, from the Belgian Supreme Council of Freemasonry, who was raised to the 33rd degree and empowered to constitute the Grand Orient of Turkey, […] Sakakini […] was also Honorary Grand Master ad Vitam and a member of the Ottoman Supreme Council'.?>