The Regius Poem or Halliwell Manuscript

The Regius Poem or Halliwell Manuscript

The Regius Poem or Halliwell ManuscriptThe Regius Poem or Halliwell Manuscript is by far one of the most important documents in the history of Freemasonry. It outlines the earliest of the Old Charges, which are the basis of the rules of Freemasonry today. These charges and rules are thought to have been laid out by King Athelstan, who was the first king to rule all of England. Anybody who is interested in Masonic history, English history, or simply the way the Old Charges were written in Middle English should get this book and start reading!