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Buchanan, Georgelocked

(c. 1790–1852)
  • Robert Harrison
  • , revised by Ralph Harrington

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Buchanan, George (c. 1790–1852), civil engineer, the third son of David Buchanan (1745–1812), a printer and publisher at Montrose, was born in Edinburgh. His father was a Glasite and an accomplished classical scholar, who published numerous editions of the Latin classics, which were highly regarded for their accuracy. ...

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