William Godwin's Diary

Essay on Sepulchres

Godwin, William Essay on Sepulchres [A Proposal for erecting some memorial of the illustrious dead in all ages on the spot where their remains have been interred ] (11  February  1809) W. Miller

Godwin's proposal of a subscription society which would mark the graves of the deserving dead with plain wooden crosses. Published in one Crown Octavo volume at 4s.