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Author: John ThomsonWilliam Forbes, SirHenry MackenzieJohn HillWilliam SmellieAll authors
Publisher: Bristol, England : Thoemmes Press, 1997.
Series: Scottish thought and culture, 1750-1800.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William Cullen; James Beattie; John Home; Hugh Blair; John Gregory; Henry Home Kames, Lord; David Hume; Adam Smith; John Erskine; William Robertson; James Beattie; Hugh Blair; William Cullen; John Erskine; John Gregory; John Home; David Hume; Henry Home Kames, Lord; William Robertson; Adam Smith
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Thomson; William Forbes, Sir; Henry Mackenzie; John Hill; William Smellie; Henry Moncreiff-Wellwood; Dugald Stewart
ISBN: 1855065118 9781855065116
OCLC Number: 38087326
Notes: Facsim. Originally published: 1800-1859.
Includes indexes.
Description: 9 volumes : portraits ; 23 cm.
Contents: [pt. 1.] An account of the life, lectures, and writings of William Cullen / John Thomson ; with a new introduction by Mike Barfoot (2 v. ) --
[pt. 2.] An account of the life and writings of James Beattie / Sir William Forbes ; with a new introduction by Roger J. Robinson (2 v. ) --
[pt. 3.] Account of the life and writings of John Home / Henry Mackenzie ; with a new introduction by Susan Manning --
[pt. 4.] An account of the life and writings of Hugh Blair / John Hill ; with a new introduction by Emma Vincent Macleod --
[pt. 5.] Literary and characteristical lives of John Gregory, Henry Home, Lord Kames, David Hume, and Adam Smith / William Smellie ; with a new introduction by Stephen Brown --
[pt. 6.] Account of the life and writings of John Erskine / Henry Moncreiff Wellwood ; with a new introduction by Ned C. Landsman --
[pt. 7.] Account of the life and writings of William Robertson / Dugald Stewart ; with a new introduction by Jeffrey Smitten.
Series Title: Scottish thought and culture, 1750-1800.
Other Titles: Account of the life, lectures, and writings of William Cullen.
Account of the life and writings of James Beattie.
Account of the life and writings of John Home.
Account of the life and writings of Hugh Blair.
Literary and characteristical lives of John Gregory, Henry Home, Lord Kames, David Hume, and Adam Smith.
Account of the life and writings of John Erskine.
Account of the life and writings of William Robertson.

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