Author:Hugh Alexander Macpherson

Reverend Hugh Alexander Macpherson
British clergyman and naturalist


  • Macpherson, H.A.; Duckworth, William (1886). The Birds of Cumberland critically studied, including some notes on the birds of Westmorland. Carlisle: Chas. Thurnam & Sons.  (external scan)
  • —— (1892). A Vertebrate Fauna of Lakeland: Including Cumberland and Westmorland with Lancashire North of the Sands. Edinburgh: David Douglas.  (external scan)
  • 'Natural History,' in: Partridge. London : Longmans, Green and Co. 1893 (Chapters on 'Shooting' by A.J. Stuart-Wortley and on 'Cookery' by George Saintsbury). (external scan)
  • —— et al. (1896). Red deer. London: Longmans, Green and Co.  (Chapter on 'Natural History' by Macpherson; chapter on 'Deer-stalking' by Cameron of Lochiel (Donald Cameron of Lochiel (1835–1905)), chapter on 'Stag-hunting' by Viscount Ebrington (Hugh Fortescue, 4th Earl Fortescue), and chapter on 'Cookery' by Alexander Innes Shand). (external scan)
  • —— (1897). A history of fowling: Being an account of the many curious devices by which wild birds are or have been captured in different parts of the world. Edinburgh: D. Douglas.  (external scan)

Contributions to The ZoologistEdit

  • 4th series, vol 1 (1897):
    • —— (1897). "The Germon in British Waters". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 1 (issue 678, December—section 'Notes and Queries,' paragraph 'Pisces'): 580. 
  • 4th series, vol 2 (1898):
    • —— (1898). "William Turner, the Father of British Zoology". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 2 (issue 686, August): 337–344. 
    • —— (1898). "Mallard and Pintail interbreeding in Captivity". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 2 (issue 686, August—section 'Notes and Queries'): 361. 
    • —— (1898). "Sea Lamprey in Cumberland". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 2 (issue 686, August—section 'Notes and Queries'): 365. 
  • 4th series, vol 4 (1900):
    • —— (1900). "The Bearded Tit: a Correction corrected". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 4 (issue 712, October—section 'Notes and Queries'): 478–9. 
    • 'The Bearded Tit: a Correction corrected.' Issue 712 (October), p. 478–9 (section 'Notes and Queries')
    • 'Is the Siskin an Autumn and Winter Songster?' Issue 714 (December), p. 555–6 (section 'Notes and Queries')
    • 'The Names of British Birds.' Issue 714 (December), p. 558 (section 'Notes and Queries')
  • 4th series, vol. 5 (1901):
    • —— (1901). "Varieties of the Dunlin". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 719, May—section 'Notes and Queries'): 187–8. 
    • —— (1901). "The Lesser Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopus minor)". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 721, July—section 'Notes and Queries'): 223–224. 
    • —— (1901). "The Rarer Birds of the Solway Firth". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 722, August): 281–285. 
    • —— (1901). "The Origin of the Name "Fulmar"". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 723, September—section 'Notes and Queries'): 383. 
    • —— (1901). "The Water Chanter of Turner". The Zoologist. 4th series, vol 5 (issue 726, December—section 'Notes and Queries'): 480. 

Works about Hugh Alexander MacphersonEdit


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