A.(Amy) Bothwell-Gosse, a Mason of the eighteenth grade, and publisher of the magazine "the Speculative Mason", and founder of the Order of Ancient Free and Accepted Masonry, is also the author of THE CIVILIZATION OF THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS. A Scottish Templar (one of the orders that admit women), she died in 1954.
Her history is considered a seminal chronological text of the Templars and early Freemasonry.
Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers (1854-1918) translated "the Key" from manuscripts that were available in the British Museum collection. A ranking member of the Rosicrucians, MacGregor Mathers also published works on such matters of arcana as the Kabbalah and the Tarot.