Archibald Alison (author)

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Archibald Alison
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Archibald Alison
Born13 November 1757(1757-11-13)
Edinburgh
Dee'd17 Mey 1839(1839-05-17) (aged 81)
Colinton, Edinburgh
ThriftMeenister o releegion
Essayist
NaitionalityScots
CeetizenshipGreat Breetain
Alma materGlesga Varsity
Balliol College, Oxford
Subjectdidactic an filosofical topics
Leeterar muivementScots enlichtment
Notable warksEssay on the Nature and Principles of Taste (1790)
SpooseDorothea Gregory (m. 1784) (d. 1830)
BairnsWilliam Pulteney Alison, pheesician
Sir Archibald Alison, advocate
RelativesBrither-in-law o the pheesician James Gregory

Archibald Alison FRS FRSE (13 November 1757 – 17 Mey 1839) wis a Scots episcopalian priest an essayist.