Aitken, John (M)

Surname: Aitken
Forename(s): John
b. 25 March 1793. d. 15 February 1833. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
First a clerk and bank teller, Aitken became a bookseller and began publishing his writing. Published the short-lived but popular Cabinet, and became editor of Constable’s Miscellany in 1827. Helped found the Edinburgh Literary Journal. Biographical information: ODNB. (JS)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
To A Departed Child 1834-06-07 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3242