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Grierson, Johnlocked

(1898–1972)
  • Ian Aitken

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Grierson, John (1898–1972), documentary film-maker, was born on 26 April 1898 in the village of Deanston in the parish of Kilmadock, Perthshire, Scotland, the fourth of eight children and the elder son of the local headmaster, Robert Grierson, whose forebears were lighthouse keepers, and of his wife, ...

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