John Stuart Blackie

John Stuart Blackie

Born: July 28, 1809

Died: March 2, 1895

Nationality: Scottish

Occupation: Writer, scholar, intellectual

Biography: John Stuart Blackie was a Scottish scholar and man of letters.

Source/Notes: Reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 440.
Source/Notes: Sonnet, Highland Solitude; reported in Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations (1922), p. 729.

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