Carved in Stone: The Artistry of Early New England Gravestones

Carved in Stone: The Artistry of Early New England Gravestones

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780819573018
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
Publication date: 11/01/2012
Pages: 138
Sales rank: 601,704
Product dimensions: 10.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

THOMAS E. GILSON, author of The New England Farm, lives in Pine Bush, New York. WILLIAM GILSON lives in England and his writings appear in numerous journals. The Gilson brothers were born and raised in Connecticut.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Essay – “Stone Faces,” by William Gilson
Photographs, by Thomas Gilson
List of Plates
Bibliography

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Bob Drinkwater

"Carved in Stone is a thoughtful and thought-provoking commentary on New England gravestone art of the pre-industrial era--a welcome addition to the New England gravestone studies literature."
Bob Drinkwater, past president of the Association for Gravestone Studies

From the Publisher

"Carved in Stone is a thoughtful and thought-provoking commentary on New England gravestone art of the pre-industrial era—a welcome addition to the New England gravestone studies literature."—Bob Drinkwater, past president of the Association for Gravestone Studies

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