Rock of Ages: South Brisbane Cemetery Symbolism

'A surprising array of gravestone symbolism awaits the visitor to the history-laden South Brisbane Cemetery. Ships and anchors, palettes and lambs, angels and cherubs, Russian and Celtic crosses, and a variety of plants and flowers that held a range of meanings for Victorian-era people. Based on the databases of the 'Friends of South Brisbane Cemetery', Rock of Ages provides an attractive photographic record of these headstones.'

Tracey Olivieri & Christopher Dawson (2008) 
76 pages, fully illustrated 
Only $8.50 (BRGHS members: $5.50)

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