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Alexander Wedderburn, 1st earl of Rosslyn

(1733—1805) lord chancellor


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(1733–1805).

Wedderburn was a member of a Scottish legal family and an associate of David Hume and Adam Smith's Edinburgh circle. He was called to the English bar in 1757 ...

Subjects: British History.


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