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Bruce, Alexander Balmainlocked

  • Michael Jinkins


Bruce, Alexander Balmain (1831–1899), Free Church of Scotland minister and theologian, was born at West Lodge, Dupplin, in the Perthshire parish of Aberdalgie on 13 January 1831, the son of David Bruce, a farmer and joiner, and his wife, Margaret Robertson. Bruce received his early education at ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)