John Blackwood 1818-1879

Title

John Blackwood 1818-1879

Description

The Blackwood family had already made their mark in the publishing world when John was born in 1818. His father, William Blackwood, founded the firm in Edinburgh in 1804 and became the first editor of its magazine ‘Maga’ in 1817. John was the sixth of seven sons so it seemed…

Creator

Kathleen Adams

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1979: 10, 18-21

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1979
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Kathleen Adams, “John Blackwood 1818-1879,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed April 16, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/82.