Blackwood, William (18181879)

Blackwood, William, born in Edinburgh, originator of Blackwood's Magazine; originally a bookseller; started Maga, as it was called, in 1817, his principal literary advisers being Professor Wilson and Lockhart; conducted it as editor till his death (1776-1834). John, his third son, his successor, no less distinguished in the cause of literature (18181879).

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

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