Dr Brian Parsons

Dr Brian Parsons researches and writes about London cemeteries, the development of cremation in the UK and the history of funeral service.

Parsons, B. (2005) Committed to the Cleansing Flame: The Development of Cremation in Nineteenth-Century England, Reading: Spire Books.

Parsons, B. (2018) The Evolution of the British Funeral Industry in the Twentieth Century: From Undertaker to Funeral Director, Bingley: Emerald.

Parsons, B. & Meller, H. (2023, 6th edn)London Cemeteries. An Illustrated Guide and Gazetteer, Cheltenham: The History Press.


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