Sir David Dalrymple

(1726—1792) judge and historian

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Scottish lawyer, historian, and antiquary, a friend of James Boswell, Samuel Johnson, and Horace Walpole. His two‐volume Annals of Scotland (1776, 1779) was admired by Johnson for its empirical ...

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