Item #014966 Green Oasis in Brooklyn: The Evergreens Cemetery 1849-2008. JOHN ROUSMANIERE.

Green Oasis in Brooklyn: The Evergreens Cemetery 1849-2008

Brooklyn: The Evergreens Cemetery, 2008. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine / Very Good. Item #014966

A chatty and fun history of Brooklyn's other cemetery, the Evergreens Cemetery, a "rural cemetery" established in Brooklyn in 1849. With grounds designed by Andrew Jackson Downing and the gatehouse, chapel, and monuments by Alexander Jackson Davis. With the usual roll-call of buried socialites, politicians, scoundrels, and show business celebrities. First edition. 30 cm; 300 pp.; illustrated. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket.

Price: $70.00