Author:John Nichol

John Nichol
Scottish man of letters, son of the astronomer J. P. Nichol (1804-1859), was educated at Glasgow and Balliol College, Oxford, where he had a brilliant career. Regius Professor of English Language and Literature in the University of Glasgow
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 "J. N."
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "J. N."
John Nichol


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