Author:George Atherton Aitken

George Atherton Aitken
British civil servant and man of letters; was an expert on the Queen Anne period of English literature
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, and the list on this page is complete to 1901.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "G. A. A."


Edited worksEdit

  • Defoe, Daniel The life, adventures, & piracies of the famous Captain Singleton.
  • Marvell, Andrew. Satires.
  • 1898-9 reprint of Tatler originally edited by Richard Steele.
  • Jonathan Swift, "The Journal to Stella," (1901).

Contributions to the DNBEdit

1885-1900 volumes
1st supplement

Works about AitkenEdit


Works by this author published before January 1, 1926 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.