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Mackintosh, Sir James
(b. Aldourie, Inverness-shire, October 24th, 1765; d. London, May 30th, 1832). The Regency Question (1788); Vindiciæ Gallicæ (1791); contributions to The Monthly Review (1796); On the Study of the Law of Nature and Nations (1799); The Trial of John Peltier, Esq. (1803); a Dissertation on Ethical Philosophy (1830); a History of England (183032); History of the Revolution in England in 1688 (1834); a Life of Sir Thomas More (1844); and other publications. His miscellaneous Works were published in three volumes (1846). His Memoirs were edited by his son Robert in 1835.