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Grose, Francislocked

(bap. 1731, d. 1791)
  • John H. Farrant


Grose, Francis (bap. 1731, d. 1791), antiquary, was born in his father's house in Broad Street, St Peter-le-Poer, London, the eldest of seven children of Francis Jacob Grose (d. 1769), an immigrant Swiss jeweller, and his wife, Anne (d. 1773), daughter of ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)