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Grose, Francis 1731?-1791

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Works: 453 works in 1,620 publications in 4 languages and 13,748 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Reference works  Pictorial works  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Registers (Lists)  Handbooks and manuals  Designs and plans  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Attributed name, Publishing director, Illustrator
Classifications: PE3721, 427.09
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A classical dictionary of the vulgar tongue by Francis Grose( Book )
175 editions published between 1735 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,392 libraries worldwide
This book is a thorough guide to unsavory slang speech, popularly used by pirates
1811 dictionary of the vulgar tongue; a dictionary of buckish slang, university wit, and pickpocket eloquence by Francis Grose( Book )
58 editions published between 1811 and 2014 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Focuses on many words used in vulgar speech and is a fascinating look back at the history, development, and change in meaning of words, making it a worthwhile read for anyone interested in English."--Book description
Military antiquities respecting a history of the English Army, from the conquest to the present time by Francis Grose( Book )
67 editions published between 1786 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 413 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary, 1787 by Francis Grose( Book )
29 editions published between 1787 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 284 libraries worldwide
The antiquities of England and Wales by Francis Grose( Book )
56 editions published between 1772 and 2015 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary : with a collection of local proverbs, and popular superstitions by Francis Grose( Book )
37 editions published between 1787 and 2010 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
This volume is a provincial glossary containing a collection of local proverbs and popular superstitions
The antiquities of Ireland by Francis Grose( Book )
56 editions published between 1791 and 2005 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Essays on Gothic architecture by Thomas Warton( Book )
42 editions published between 1800 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 libraries worldwide
The antiquities of Scotland by Francis Grose( Book )
38 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Rules for drawing caricaturas: with an essay on comic painting by Francis Grose( Book )
81 editions published between 1788 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 199 libraries worldwide
A treatise on ancient armour and weapons by Francis Grose( Book )
47 editions published between 1785 and 2016 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
The olio : being a collection of essays, dialogues, letters, biographical sketches, anecdotes, pieces of poetry, parodies, bon mots, epigrams, epitaphs, &c., chiefly original by Francis Grose( Book )
15 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Advice to the officers of the British army, with the addition of some hints to the drummer and private soldier by Francis Grose( Book )
19 editions published between 1783 and 1970 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A guide to health, beauty, riches, and honour by Francis Grose( Book )
31 editions published between 1783 and 2005 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
A collection of advertisements from London newspapers, with a preface by Francis Grose. Chiefly concerned with quackery and other means of deceiving the public, especially in regards to advantageous matches
The olio : being a collection of essays, dialogues, letters ... epitaphs, &c. chiefly original. By the late Francis Grose by Francis Grose( Book )
34 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The account of Pythagoras's School in Cambridge; as in Mr. Grose's Antiquities of England and Wales, and other notices by Francis Grose( Book )
14 editions published between 1790 and 2005 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The dictionary of the vulgar tongue : a dictionary of buckish slang, university wit and pickpocket eloquence by Francis Grose( Book )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
English language variations
A provincial glossary, with a collection of local proverbs by Francis Grose( Book )
6 editions published between 1787 and 2015 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Captain Grose
Francis Grose
Francis Grose Brits lexicograaf (1731-1791)
Francis Grose English antiquary, draughtsman, and lexicographer
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Grose, Francis 1731?-1791
Grose, Francis ca1731-1791
Grose, François
Grose, Francois 1731-1791
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