[Cincinnati, Oh. Cohen & Co., 1892]. ,xiv,269pp. plus addendum of forty chromolithographic plates. Portrait. Oblong octavo. Original pebbled cloth, gilt. Worn at spine ends and corners. Front hinge cracked. Internally clean, save for a few pencil emendations. A very good copy. Item #WRCAM31753
An incredibly extensive compilation of rules and regulations for the Patriarchs Militant of the fraternal organization known as the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.). Included are military rosters, ceremonial procedures, and organizational by-laws. The forty handsome chromolithographic plates depict all manner of military insignia, dress, and uniform.