Famous Graves

Famous Graves

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The graves of the famous are of abiding interest both in the individuals who are buried and the location of their final resting places. This book details nearly 1000 graves of famous Britons at home and abroad. The text helps the reader to locate specific grages, and features a comprehensive and easy to use index, an introduction to the history of burial and cremation practices, and a glossary explaining obscure funeral terms.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 128 x 210 x 8mm | 299.37g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Shire Publications
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0747806195
  • 9780747806196
  • 2,208,048

About Lynn F. Pearson

Lynn F Pearson is a freelance architectural and ceramics historian and photographer specialising in unheralded structures and forms, particularly seaside buildings and post-1950 decorative arts.
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Table of contents

Introduction Glossary of terms A gazetteer of famous graves Some famous graves abroad
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