Book – A Guide to the Grave Symbols in Nunhead Cemetery

A GUIDE TO THE GRAVE SYMBOLS IN NUNHEAD NOTABLES – by Jeffrey M. Hart and Ron Woollacott.

This publication is intended to help the visitor to the Cemetery of All Saints, Nunhead (to give it its formal title) to understand and appreciate much of the symbolism associated with the Victorian concept of the ‘celebration of death’ and that of subsequent generations. They are found on many of its 44,000 monuments commemorating around 288,000 people buried here.

A5 softback, 32 pages with illustrations.

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