Thomas Glover 1704-1737

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Thomas GLOVER 1704-1737

Glover's bookplate, from a copy of S. Woodford, A paraphrase upon the canticles, 1679, Princeton University Library 3996.227.369

Biographical Note

Son of John Glover of Bishopsgate, London, gentleman. BA Christ Church, Oxford 1728; curate of Hawkhurst, Kent from 1729 until his death.


Glover used an engraved armorial bookplate, dated 1736, on which he described himself as Minister of Hawkhurst (Franks 12036); the extent and disposition of his library is not known.


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