Hannay, James (18271873)

Hannay, James, a novelist and critic, born in Dumfries; spent his boyhood in the navy, on quitting which he settled in London and took to letters; was for a time editor of the Edinburgh Courant, a Tory paper, and subsequently consul at Barcelona, where he died; he knew English literature and wrote English well (18271873).

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

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