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date: 22 February 2020

Blackwood, Johnlocked

  • David Finkelstein


Blackwood, John (1818–1879), publisher and journal editor, was born on 7 December 1818 at Salisbury Road, Edinburgh, the sixth son of Janet Steuart (1779–1849) and the publisher William Blackwood (1776–1834). Educated at Edinburgh high school (1826–31), the alma mater of Walter Scott, and at the ...

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