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Gilfillan, Rev. George
(b. Comrie, Perthshire, 1813; d. August 13th, 1878). Gallery of Literary Portraits, three series (1845, 1849, 1855); Bards of the Bible (1850); Book of British Poesy (1851); Martyrs, Heroes, and Bards of the Scottish Covenant (1852); The Grand Discovery (1854); History of a Man (1856); Christianity and Our Era (1857); Night (1867); Remoter Stars in the Church Sky (1867); Modern Christian Heroes (1869); Life of Sir W. Scott (1870); Comrie and its Neighbourhood (1872); Life of Rev. W. Anderson (1873); Sketches, Literary and Theological (1881), etc. Editor of Library Edition of the Popular Poets and Poetry of Britain, etc.