The Sign of the Cross
Dedicated to the Holy Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ. In Cruce Salus. -=:†:=- I was baptised on the feast of St John Joseph of the Cross in the Church of the Holy Cross, with my patroness being St...
The Picture Library
The Marsden Archive is a specialist picture library featuring Simon Marsden's unique black and white infrared photographs of the fantastic and the supernatural. Including images of haunted houses, gothic graveyards, romantic ruins and eerie ghosts.
Honoré de Balzac's Grave, Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France.
Honoré de Balzac (May 20, 1799 – August 18, 1850), born Honoré Balzac, was a nineteenth-century French novelist and playwright. His work, much of which is a sequence (or Roman-fleuve) of almost 100 novels and plays collectively entitled La Comédie humaine, is a broad, often satirical panorama of French society, particularly the petite bourgeoisie, in the years after the fall of Napoléon Bonaparte in 1815—namely the period of the Restoration (1815–1830) and the July Monarchy (1830–1848).
Serge Gainsbourg's grave at Cimetière du Montparnasse (Montparnasse Cemetery), Paris - France
Cimetière du Montparnasse (Montparnasse Cemetery) 3 Boulevard Edgar Quinet 75014 Paris Tel.: 01 44 10 86 50 Created from three farms in 1824, the cemetery at Montparnasse was originally known as Le Cimetière du Sud. Cemeteries had been banned from Paris since the closure, owing to health concerns, of the Cimetière des Innocents in 1786. Several new cemeteries outside the precincts of the capital replaced all the internal Parisian ones in the early 19th century: Montmartre Cemetery in the…