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Chalmers, Thomas, D.D.
(b. Anstruther, March 17th, 1780; d. Edinburgh, May 30th, 1847). Extent and Stability of the National Resources (1808); Astronomical Discourses (1816); Political Economy (1832); Adaptation of Nature to the Constitution of Man (1833), etc. Life by Hanna prefixed to Works (1849). See also Memoir by Mrs. Oliphant (1893).