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Blair, Hughlocked

(1718–1800)
  • Richard B. Sher

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Blair, Hugh (1718–1800), Church of Scotland minister and literary critic, was born in Edinburgh on 7 April 1718, the only child of John Blair, a clerk in the Excise Office, and Martha, daughter of Alexander Ogston, an Edinburgh bookseller, and his wife, Martha...

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H. Scott, , 3 vols. in 6 (1871); new edn [11 vols.] (1915–)
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh