Imágenes de páginas
PDF
EPUB

THE

CHURCHYARD LYRIST.

CONSISTING OF
FIVE HUNDRED ORIGINAL INSCRIPTIONS

To commemorate the Dead,
With a suitable Selection of appropriate Texts of Scripture.

BY G. MOGRIDGE.

[graphic][subsumed][subsumed][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][ocr errors][subsumed]

“ For dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return."-Gen. iii. 19.

LONDON:
PRINTED FOR HOULSTON AND SON,

65, Paternoster-Row;
AND AT WELLINGTON, SALOP.

1832.

[blocks in formation]

PREFACE.

The object of the present Volume is to offer to the Public a greater variety of original epitaphs than has hitherto appeared, the want of such variety having generally led to the repetition of common-place and inapplicable inscrip

tions.

The sacred Scriptures will ever be the most suitable source of inscriptions for the grave, but the affections of human beings continually call for a more definite

« AnteriorContinuar »