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Chambers, William, LL.D.
(b. Peebles, 1800; d. May 20th, 1883). A History of the Gipsies (1822); The Book of Scotland (1830); Glenormiston (1849); Fiddy (1851); Something of Italy (1862); A History of Peebles-shire (1864); Sketches (1866); France (1866); About Railways (1866); Memoir of Robert Chambers (1871); Ailie Gilroy (1872); Stories of Old Families (1878); Story of St. Giless Church, Edinburgh (1879); The Story of a Long and Busy Life (1882), etc. Editor, with his brother Robert, of many educational and other works.