Author:George Musgrave

George Musgrave Musgrave
Clergyman and travel writer. Father of Clare FitzGerald.


Travel writingEdit

  • The Parson, Pen, and Pencil; or, Reminiscences and Illustrations of an Excursion to Paris, Tours, and Rouen, in the Summer of 1847 (1848); retitled Excursions to Paris, Tours, and Rouen (1849) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2, 3)
  • A Ramble Through Normandy; or, Scenes, Characters, and Incidents in a Sketching Excursion Through Calvados (1855) (external scan)
  • A Pilgrimage into Dauphiné; Comprising a Visit to the Monastery of the Grande Chartreuse (1857) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • By-Roads and Battle-Fields in Picardy; with Incidents and Gatherings by the Way Between Ambleteuse and Ham; Including Agincourt and Crécy (1861) (external scan)
  • Cautions for the First Tour: On the Annoyances, Short Comings, Indecencies, and Impositions Incidental to Foreign Travel, as "Viator Verax" (1863) (external scan)
  • Ten Days in a French Parsonage in the Summer of 1863 (1864) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • Nooks and Corners in Old France (1867) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)
  • A Ramble into Brittany (1870) (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2)

Religious writingEdit

  • Nine and Two; or, School Hours: A Book of Plain and Simple Instruction (1843) (external scan)
  • The Crow-Keeper, or Thoughts in the Field: A Winter Offering to His Youngest Brethren on the Watch (1846)
    • Revised as The Farm-Boy's Friend, or Thoughts in the Field and Plantation (1847)
  • Plain and Simple Hymns for Public Worship in Agricultural Parishes (1852) (external scan)
  • A Manual of Plain, Short, and Intelligible Family Prayers (1865) (external scan)
  • A Psalter for Private Commune with Self and God: Consisting of Psalms, and Parts of Psalms, Expressly Adapted for Individual Application (1872) (external scan)
  • Readings for Lent (1877)


  • The Book of the Psalms of David, in English Blank Verse (1833)
  • The Odyssey of Homer, Rendered into English Blank Verse (1865; revised edition, 1869)

Works about MusgraveEdit


Works by this author published before January 1, 1926 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.