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Bisset, Jameslocked

  • T. F. Henderson
  • , revised by Michael Marker


Bisset, James (1762?–1832), artist and writer of verse, was born in Perth, the son of a merchant. He received his early education at a dame-school. He developed early a love of art and literature and from the age of nine began regularly to take the ...

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