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Collection of epitaphs and monumental inscriptions

chiefly in Scotland.

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Published by Printed for D. Macvean in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epitaphs -- Scotland,
  • Sepulchral monuments -- Scotland,
  • Scotland -- Genealogy

  • Edition Notes

    GenreGenealogy.
    ContributionsMenteith, Robert., Macvean, D., pub.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS476.E7 C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 369 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13524116M
    LC Control Number06005891
    OCLC/WorldCa8798343

    Most of the Latin inscriptions now in the JHU Museum were acquired by Harry Langford Wilson in the winter of in Rome. Wilson was professor of Roman archaeology and epigraphy at Johns Hopkins and stayed at the American Academy in Rome during the academic year of , which gave him the chance to purchase the inscriptions and have them shipped to Baltimore. Buy The Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions in Greyfriars Churchyard, Edinburgh, with an Intr. and Notes [By D. Laing]. by Brown, James (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). The collection excludes epitaphs and private inscriptions, as well as post-Euclidean documents that do not contain significant words or features. The introduction to the book lists some important documents that the author omitted, briefly discussing certain important epigraphical issues that warranted his . This category includes images from a book scanned for the British Library Mechanical Curator collection. The full set of images from the book is available on Flickr. The most famous Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions in the Greyfriars Churchyard, Edinburgh ( edition).


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The names below were scanned from an original book available online in pdf format. Collection of Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions was printed in and includes over names from various headstones and monuments from Scottish cemeteries.

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Indooroopilly, Qld: Queensland Family History Society. MLA Citation. Kopittke, Rosemary. and Kopittke, Eric. and Queensland Family History Society. Gleanings in Graveyards a collection of Curious Epitaphs by Horatio Edward Norfolk.

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Life. The grave of Archibald Tod, Greyfriars Kirkyard. The Rare Book and Manuscript Room of pdf Butler Library of Columbia University houses pdf large collection of Latin inscriptions on stone and lead and a few Greek texts. Latin inscriptions on bronze andlead and stamped terracotta (bricks, tiles, Arretine ware) are held by the Art Properties Department of the university elsewhere on campus.The item Bethania Lutheran Cemetery (Queensland): monumental inscriptions and George Bond photographic collection, edited by Rosemary and Eric Kopittke represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in City Libraries, City of Gold Coast.Ebook collections of epitaphs and tomb inscriptions were published in the eighteenth and the beginning of the nineteenth century.

To sit down and read a collection of epitaphs might strike a twenty-first-century reader as strange, but it becomes less so when one looks at the inscriptions more closely.