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Grose, Francis 1731?-1791

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Works: 320 works in 1,241 publications in 1 language and 10,376 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Humor  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Pictorial works  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Registers  Designs and plans 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Compiler, Honoree, Attributed name, Publishing director
Classifications: AC4, 427.09
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Most widely held works by Francis Grose
A classical dictionary of the vulgar tongue by Francis Grose( Book )
132 editions published between 1735 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,611 libraries worldwide
1811 dictionary of the vulgar tongue; a dictionary of buckish slang, university wit, and pickpocket eloquence by Francis Grose( Book )
50 editions published between 1811 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 688 libraries worldwide
1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue - The Original Classic Edition
The antiquities of England and Wales by Francis Grose( Book )
54 editions published between 1772 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary, with a collection of local proverbs, and popular superstitions. By Francis Grose by Francis Grose( Book )
45 editions published between 1787 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Military antiquities respecting a history of the English Army, from the conquest to the present time by Francis Grose( Book )
73 editions published between 1786 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 libraries worldwide
The antiquities of Ireland By Francis Grose by Francis Grose( file )
44 editions published between 1791 and 2005 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
A guide to health, beauty, riches, and honour by Francis Grose( file )
25 editions published between 1783 and 2003 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
A collection of advertisements
Rules for drawing caricaturas with an essay on comic painting. By Francis Grose, Esq. F.R.S. and A.S by Francis Grose( file )
34 editions published between 1788 and 1810 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
The antiquities of Scotland by Francis Grose( Book )
35 editions published between 1789 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 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( file )
20 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
A burlesque translation of Homer In two volumes by Thomas Bridges( Book )
25 editions published between 1770 and 1809 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Essays on Gothic architecture by Thomas Warton( Book )
33 editions published between 1800 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 libraries worldwide
A treatise on ancient armour and weapons by Francis Grose( Book )
28 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
A provincial glossary, 1787 by Francis Grose( Book )
9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The olio being a collection of essays, dialogues, letters ... epitaphs, &c. chiefly original. By the late Francis Grose by Francis Grose( Computer File )
27 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Advice to the officers of the British Army by John Williamson( Book )
27 editions published between 1782 and 1970 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Supplement to a treatise on ancient armour, being illustrations of ancient and asiatic armour & weapons. By Francis Grose, Esq. F.A.S by Francis Grose( file )
13 editions published between 1789 and 2005 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
A classical dictionary of the vulgar tongue, 1785 by Francis Grose( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 151 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( Computer File )
8 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Captain Grose
Francis Grose
Grose, ..., ca1731-1791
Grose, Captain
Grose, Francis, ca1731-1791
Grose, François
Grose, Francois 1731-1791
Grosse captain Francis 1731?-1791
Grosse, Francis
Grosse, Francis 1731-1791
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