George Grierson

(c. 1680—1753) bookseller and printer

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(c.1680–1753), printer and bookseller in Dublin. Grierson was the first of a family dynasty to hold the king's printer patent from 1732. He married Constantia Crawley (1705–33), celebrated under her married name for her editions of the classics.

From The Oxford Companion to Irish History in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: European History.

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