Archibald Alison (author)

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Archibald Alison
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Archibald Alison
Born 13 November 1757(1757-11-13)
Edinburgh
Dee'd 17 Mey 1839(1839-05-17) (aged 81)
Colinton, Edinburgh
Thrift Meenister o releegion
Essayist
Naitionality Scots
Ceetizenship Great Breetain
Alma mater Glesga Varsity
Balliol College, Oxford
Subject didactic an filosofical topics
Leeterar muivement Scots enlichtment
Notable warks Essay on the Nature and Principles of Taste (1790)
Spoose Dorothea Gregory (m. 1784) (d. 1830)
Bairns William Pulteney Alison, pheesician
Sir Archibald Alison, advocate
Relatives Brither-in-law o the pheesician James Gregory

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