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Epitaph

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  1. Dec 31,  · Song The Court of the Crimson King; Artist Steve Hackett; Album The Tokyo Tapes; Writers Ian McDonald, Robert Fripp, Peter Sinfield, Greg Lake, Michael Giles.
  2. Epitaph, an inscription in verse or prose upon a tomb; and, by extension, anything written as if to be inscribed on a tomb. Probably the earliest surviving are those of the ancient Egyptians, written on the sarcophagi and coffins.
  3. Epitaph (Volumes I & II) presents recordings of BBC sessions from the period immediately preceding the launch of the album and US live performances from November and December Included is a complete performance from the final run of gigs at the legendary Fillmore West in San Francisco/5(53).
  4. An epitaph is a short text honouring a deceased person, (often inscribed or engraved on their headstone, monument, memorial plaque, gravestone, tombstone or cemetery marker).    It usually includes the person’s name, dates of birth and death, along with a meaningful quote or Bible verse. How Do You Write an Epitaph?
  5. commemorative inscription on a tomb or mortuary monument about the person buried at that site. a brief poem or other writing in praise of a deceased person.
  6. Mar 21,  · "The epitaph flourished in the 17th century when writers struggled over the cultural function of the dead From the mid 18th to the early 19th century, the most important poetic epitaphs seek new ways of validating the importance of the dead." (Joshua Scodel, The English Poetic Epitaph. Cornell Univ. Press, ).
  7. Aug 01,  · countable noun An epitaph is a short piece of writing about someone who is dead, often carved on their grave. More Synonyms of epitaph COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary.

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