GEORGE GILFILLAN (1817-1878), a critic and essayist, born at Comrie, minister of a Dissenting congregation in Dundee from 1836 to his death; a writer with a perfervid style; author of "Gallery of Literary Portraits," "Bards of the Bible," etc., and editor of Nichol's "British Poets," which extended to 48 vols.

Contributors to this page: anypursuit .
Page last modified on Friday November 21, 2014 18:07:56 GMT-0000 by anypursuit.