Aikin, John (Dr. Aikin) (M)

Surname: Aikin
Forename(s): John
b. 15 January 1747. d. 7 December 1822. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, biographer, editor, reviewer, children’s writer, and physician. Alternative signature: Dr. Aikin. Brother of writer and educationalist Anna Letitia Barbauld. Educated at the Warrington Academy and the University of Edinburgh. Edited The Monthly Magazine (1796-1801), Dodsley’s Annual Register (1811-1815), and The Athenaeum. Member of the radical publisher Joseph Johnson’s circle. Biographical information: ODNB. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Song of the Bees 1846-10-03 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5887