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    Alexander, William Lindsay (male) 08/24/1808 - 12/20/1884 Scottish University of Edinburgh; St. Andrews University

    Minister of Newington; pastor of Augustine Church, Edinburgh; wrote articles in Encyclopedia Britannica. See Boase I: 45, ODNB.

    Bowring, Sir John (male) 10/17/1792 - 11/23/1872 English

    Editor of Westminster Review, M.P., sent on diplomatic and commercial missions. Considered a great linguist. Published volumes of translated poems, travel books, tales and sketches. See Boase I: 362, ODNB.

    Brydson, Rev. Thomas (male) 1804 - 01/28/1855 Scottish University of Edinburgh; University of Glasgow

    Minister and poet; wrote Poems (1829), Pictures of the Past (1832); contributed to Edinburgh Literary Journal. See Boase I: 456-7, ODNB.

    Daniel, William Shand (male) ? - 02/12/1858 Scottish University of Glasgow

    Contributed poems to Glasgow college albums; sheriff clerk edpute; edited History of the Abbey and Palace of Holyrood by Duncan Anderson (1852). See Boase I: 812.

    Dircks, Henry (male) 08/26/1806 - 09/17/1873 English

    Engineer and writer; worked on railway canals and mines; wrote a novel Joseph Anstey or the patron and protégé (1863) under the pseudonym D. S. Henry; H. Dirck's Naturalistic Poetry (1872). See Boase I: 881, ODNB.

    Edgeworth, Maria (female) 01/01/1768 - 05/22/1849 Irish

    Novelist and educationist; wrote about Irish life in Castle Rackrent (1800), Ennui (1809), The Absentee (1812), and Ormond (1817). See ODNB.

    Emery, Mark (male) Scottish

    Wrote L'Allegro; or Tales for Hut and Hall (Glasgow: John Robertson, 1835).

    Fay, Theodore Sedgwick (male) 02/10/1807 - 11/17/1898 American

    Author and diplomat; wrote for the New York Mirror; served in diplomatic service in London, Berlin, and Berne.

    Galt, John (male) 05/02/1779 - 04/11/1839 Scottish

    Primarily known for novels although he also wrote travel books, plays, and biographies; wrote for Blackwood's Magazine; spent several years in Canada. See ODNB.

    Hogg, James (male) 1770 - 11/21/1835 Scottish

    Poet and novelist known as "The Ettrick Shepherd"; worked with Walter Scott; prominent Edinburgh poet 1810-1817; wrote The Queen's Wake, a narrative poem on Mary, Queen of Scotts; played significant role on Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine. See ODNB.

    Lauder, Sir Thomas Dick (male) 08/13/1784 - 05/29/1848 Scottish

    Baronet and author; contributed scientific papers to the Annals of Philosophy; early contributor to Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine; wrote historical novels; wrote An Account of the Great Moraly Floods of 1829 (1830), Legends and Tales of the Highlands (1841), other works. See ODNB.

    M'Diarmid, John (male) 1790 - 11/18/1852 Scottish

    Journalist; editor of the Dumfries and Galloway Courier, published Cowper's poems with a life (1817); proprietor of the Dumfries Magazine; friend of Scott, Wilson, Hogg, and Jeffrey. See ODNB.

    MacGeorge, Robert Jackson (male) 1808 - 05/14/1884 Scottish University of Glasgow; University of Edinburgh

    C. of Episcopal Church, Glasgow, 1837-41; Dean of Argyll and the Isles 1872; edited the Church and the Anglo American Mag. At Toronto (1853); wrote A Legend of Carrick, a drama (1830), other works. See Boase II: 602.

    Macnish, Robert (male) 02/15/1802 - 01/16/1837 Scottish University of Glasgow

    Physician and writer; published in Inverness Journal, Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, other periodicals; wrote The Anatomy of Drunkenness (1827), The Philosophy of Sleep (1830). See ODNB.

    Moir, David Macbeth (male) 01/05/1798 - 07/06/1851 Scottish University of Edinburgh

    Physician who wrote verse and essays for Blackwood's Magazine, Fraser's Magazine, and other periodicals under the signature delta; edited the works of Mrs. Hemans. See Boase II: 913-4, ODNB.

    Moore, Dugald (male) 1805 - 01/09/1841 Scottish

    Glasgow poet and bookseller; wrote several volumes of poems including The African: a Tale and Other Poems (1829), Bard of the North (1833).

    Motherwell, William (male) 10/13/1797 - 11/01/1835 Scottish University of Glasgow

    Poet and ballad editor; edited The Harp of Renfrewshire; under the pseudonym Isaac Brown published Renfrewshire Characters and Scenery (1824); wrote Minstrelsy Ancient and Modern (1827); editor of the Paisley Advertiser and the Glasgow Courier. See ODNB.

    O'Sullivan, Muirierartach (unknown) unknown

    Parker, James (male) 1803 - 08/13/1852 Scottish Trinity College, Cambridge

    Barrister; knighted in 1851. See Boase II: 1344, ODNB.

    Picken, Andrew (male) 1788 - 11/23/1833 Scottish

    Novelist; wrote Tales and Sketches of the West of Scotland and The Sectarian (1829), The Dominie's Legacy (1830), Travels and Researches of Eminent Missionaries (1830) and The Black Watch (1833). See ODNB.

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