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Grose, Francis 1731?-1791

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Works: 426 works in 1,417 publications in 3 languages and 13,226 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  History  Reference works  Pictorial works  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Registers (Lists)  Handbooks and manuals  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Illustrator, Attributed name, Publishing director
Classifications: PE3721, 427.09
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A classical dictionary of the vulgar tongue by Francis Grose( Book )
128 editions published between 1735 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,367 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 )
52 editions published between 1811 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 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 )
48 editions published between 1801 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary, 1787 by Francis Grose( Book )
29 editions published between 1787 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 280 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary : with a collection of local proverbs, and popular superstitions by Francis Grose( Book )
39 editions published between 1787 and 2010 in English and held by 252 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 )
49 editions published between 1791 and 2005 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Essays on Gothic architecture by Thomas Warton( Book )
39 editions published between 1800 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 libraries worldwide
The antiquities of Scotland by Francis Grose( Book )
35 editions published in 1797 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The antiquities of England and Wales by Francis Grose( Book )
21 editions published between 1782 and 1787 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Military antiquities respecting a history of the English Army, from the conquest to the present time by Francis Grose( Book )
25 editions published between 1786 and 1963 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Rules for drawing caricaturas : with an essay on comic painting by Francis Grose( Book )
39 editions published between 1788 and 1978 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A treatise on ancient armour and weapons by Francis Grose( Book )
40 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in English and held by 142 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 )
13 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
A guide to health, beauty, riches, and honour by Francis Grose( Book )
29 editions published between 1783 and 2005 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
A collection of advertisements
The olio being a collection of essays, dialogues, letters ... epitaphs, &c. chiefly original. By the late Francis Grose by Francis Grose( Book )
33 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 58 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 )
11 editions published between 1790 and 2005 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The dictionary of the vulgar tongue : a dictionary of buckish slang, university wit and pickpocket eloquence by Francis Grose( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Learn how the Georgians and early Victorians would insult each other and find out how some of today's words and derivations have come about. Dip in and see how our ancestors considered and talked about such subjects as sex and the workings of the human body
The antiquities of England and Wales by Francis Grose( Book )
18 editions published between 1772 and 2012 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary, with a collection of local proverbs, and popular superstitions : By Francis Grose by Francis Grose( Book )
10 editions published between 1787 and 2005 in English and held by 16 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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