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Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791



  • Existence: 1731 - 1791-05-12


Francis Grose (1731?-1791), English antiquary, draughtsman, and lexicographer.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Robert Leslie sketchbook, circa 1820-1859

 Item — Vol. 1: Series 1
Call Number: MSS 15, Series I
Scope and Contents: Inscribed at front: "C.R. Leslie. No. 8 Buckingham Place, Fitzroy Sq., London, Jany. 1815." The album includes a mixture of texts and drawings. Texts include: "Extracts from Grose's Antiquities, continued from my sketch book dated July 9th, 1813"; "Extracts descriptive of the festivities of May Day"; and various notes on Hall, Browne (his Britannius pastorals), Borlose, Brand (his...
Dates: circa 1820-1859

Charles Robert Leslie Collection

Call Number: MSS 15

The collection comprises sketchbooks, writings, and correspondence by Charles Robert Leslie (1794-1859) and his family.

Dates: circa 1812-1900

Note concerning a bench, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 55: [Barcode: 39002137225307], Folder: GROUP 2000, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Holograph manuscript note concerning a bench on the road between Farham and Gosport.

Note was clipped from an unidentified source and mounted on a sheet of paper which contains a manuscript note regarding Grose in an unidentified hand.

Dates: n.d.

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Archival Object 3
Collection 1
Graphite drawings 2
Military uniforms -- Great Britain 2
Pen and ink drawings 2
Sketchbooks 2
Albums (Books) 1