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Grove, Sir Georgelocked

  • C.L. Graves
  •  and Percy M. Young


(b Clapham, London, Aug 13, 1820; d Sydenham, May 28, 1900). English engineer, writer on music, educationist and editor of the first edition of this dictionary. He was the eighth child of Thomas Grove, who was a fishmonger and venison dealer in Charing Cross. His mother was a woman of some culture, a lover of music and a proficient amateur....

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