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CONTAINING A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE MODES OF

INTERMENT PRACTISED BY THE ANCIENTS ;

DESCRIPTIONS OF

PERE LA CHAISE, THE EASTERN CEMETERIES,

AND THOSE OF AMERICA;

THE

ENGLISH METROPOLITAN AND PROVINCIAL CEMETERIES,

AND MORE PARTICULARLY OF THE

ABNEY PARK CEMETERY,

AT STOKE NEWINGTON,

WITH A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF ITS PLANTS AND ARBORETUM.

By GEORGE COLLISON, SOLICITOR.

“ It is the heaviest stone that melancholy can throw at a man, to tell him he is at the end of his nature; or that there is no further state to come, unto which this seems progressional, and otherwise made in vain."

SIR THOMAS Brown.

LONDON:

LONGMAN, ORME, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMANS.

1840.

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TO

THE RIGHT HONORABLE SIR CHAPMAN MARSHALL,

LORD MAYOR OF THE CITY OF LONDON,

AND TO

JOHN WHEELTON, ESQ.

CO-SHERIFF OF THE CITY OF LONDON AND OF THE COUNTY

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