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date: 15 December 2019

Johnstone, Jameslocked

(d. 1798)
  • Margaret Clunies Ross
  •  and Amanda J. Collins

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Johnstone, James (d. 1798), Icelandic scholar, is of obscure origins and his date and place of birth have not been firmly established. His own letters and those of others indicate that he was a Scot; he titled himself master of arts in his published works, but he has not been definitively identified with any of the men of that name who are recorded as having studied at the Scottish universities or at ...

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Gentleman's Magazine
National Archives of Ireland, Dublin
Trinity College, Dublin
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
British Library, London
University of Edinburgh Library
, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latterday Saints
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