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Borthwick, Peter (1804–1852), newspaper editor

H. C. G. Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Borthwick, Peter (1804–1852), newspaper editor, only son of Thomas Borthwick of Edinburgh, was born at Cornbank, in the parish of Borthwick, Midlothian, on 13 September 1804; he graduated at the University of Edinburgh, and was the private pupil of James Walker, bishop of ...

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Subjects: Journalism

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