William Chambers

(1800—1883) publisher

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publisher, editor, and miscellaneous writer: b. Peebles; founds publishing firm in Edinburgh with his brother Robert; becomes Lord Provost of Edinburgh 1865–9. Chambers's Edinburgh Journal 1832, Chambers's Encyclopaedia 1859–68.


Subjects: British History.

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