Mackintosh, Sir James
10/24/1765 - 1832
University of Edinburgh; King's College, Aberdeen
Writer and Whig politician; friend of James Boswell; wrote Arguments Concerning the Constitutional Right of Parliament to Appoint a Regency (1788), wrote Vindiciae Gallicae supporting the French revolution; wrote for and edited the Morning Chronicle; served in India and in parliament. See ODNB.
(Also in the Wellesley Index.)