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date: 16 October 2019

Gladwin, Francislocked

  • P. J. Marshall


Gladwin, Francis (1744/5–1812), Persian scholar, was born the elder of two known sons of an otherwise unidentified F. Gladwin. He went to a school in Islington kept by John Shield. The whole of his adult life was spent in India. In 1765 he was reported to have been working for 'some time' in the office of the secretary to the ...

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J. Nichols, , 9 vols. (1812–16); facs. repr. (1966)
British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections