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Minto, William (1845–1893), literary scholar

Alexander Mackie

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Minto, William (1845–1893), literary scholar, was born on 10 October 1845 at Nether Auchintoul, near Alford, Aberdeenshire, the son of James Minto, farmer, and his wife, Barbara Copland. As a child he was educated at various village and private schools, including the Gordon Schools, Huntly...

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Subjects: Literature ; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies

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