Coffins, Kits and More

By Lee Ward- Our friend Lee, being a child within an undertaking family, and following the profession as an adult,  has explored the death of  notables of the Civil War era when the practice of embalming was first introduced. An excellent work, the book delves into the old funeral customs and research of the first men who introduced this method of preservation. The book is well researched, many photographs and an enlightening read.  Attractive soft cover 6 X 9,  pages with index and bibliography sections.