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(Christopher North) (b. Paisley, May 18th, 1785; d. Edinburgh, April 3rd, 1854). The Isle of Palsm (1812); The City of the Plague (1816); Lights and Shadows of Scottish Life (1822); The Trials of Margaret Lindsay (1823); The Foresters (1824); Essay on the Life and Genius of Robert Burns (1841); and Recreations of Christopher North (1842). Poems and Dramatic Works collectively in 1825. His complete Works, edited by Professor Ferrier, in 18558. Life by his daughter, Mrs. Gordon (1863).