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Epitaphs: quaint, curious, and elegant.

With remarks on the obsequies of various nations.

by Henry James Loaring

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Published by W. Tegg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epitaphs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCompiled and collated by Henry James Loaring ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6291 .L6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi p., 1 ., 262 p. incl. front.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14006687M
    LC Control Number37036308

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Into the Silent Land: Epitaphs Quaint, Curious, Historic. Copied Chiefly From TombstonesAuthor: E. [Emily Miles Taylor]. Synopsis This is an illustrated collection of epitaphs divided into sections, such as death, resurrection, the professions and trades, eulogies and epitaphs quaint and curious.

The book contains a wide range of photographs depicting the stones on which the epitaphs are carved or written. Many Reviews: 1. As levity in the face of death is consistently regarded as incompatible with both religious (eschatological) and First published as A Book of Epitaphs, Amusing, Curious, and Quaint, Being Light Readings on Grave Subjects.

New York The same conflicted purpose is to be found in Fryar, J. R.: Some Curious Epitaphs. Get this from a library. Churchyard literature; or, Light reading on grave subjects: being a collection of amusing, quaint, and curious epitaphs.

[Charles Northend]. The very curious epitaph on St Bernard, probably written by a monk of Clairvaux, has the peculiarity of being a dialogue in Latin verse.

It was in the reign of Elizabeth that epitaphs in English began to assume a distinct literary character and value, entitling them to. In collections of epitaphs and books devoted to literary curiosities, a quaint epitaph said to have been written by Franklin frequently finds a place.

He was not, however, the original composer of the epitaph, but imitated it for himself. Jacob Tonson, a famous bookseller, died inand a Latin epitaph was written on him by an Eton scholar.Full text of "Epitaphia: a collection of British epitaphs, grave and gay, historical and curious, annotated with biographical notes, anecdotes, etc., with an introduction upon modes of burial and a general survey of interments in the British Iles from medieval times, together with an account of peculiar interments, church folk-lore, and a short chapter on American epitaphs".This is an illustrated collection of epitaphs divided into sections, such as death, resurrection, the professions and trades, eulogies and epitaphs quaint and curious.

Numerous photographs depict the stones on which the epitaphs are carved or written.