Barrie, James Matthew (b. 1860)

Barrie, James Matthew, a writer with a rich vein of humour and pathos, born at Kirriemuir (“Thrums”), in Forfarshire; began his literary career as a contributor to journals; produced, among other works, “Auld Licht Idylls” in 1888, and “A Window in Thrums,” in 1889, and recently “Margaret Ogilvie,” deemed by some likely to prove the most enduring thing he has yet written; (b. 1860).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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