Burton, John Hill (18091881)

Burton, John Hill, historian and miscellaneous writer, born at Aberdeen; an able man, bred for the bar; wrote articles for the leading reviews and journals, “Life of Hume,” “History of Scotland,” “The Book-Hunter,” “The Scot Abroad,” &c.; characterised by Lord Rosebery as a “dispassionate historian”; was Historiographer-Royal for Scotland (18091881).

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

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