Ferrier, James Frederick (M)

Surname: Ferrier
Forename(s): James Frederick
b. 16 June 1808. d. 11 June 1864. Nationality: Scottish. VIAF.
Philosopher and writer. Pseudonym: J. F. Born in Edinburgh. Educated at the Universities of Edinburgh and Oxford. Nephew of John Wilson (“Christopher North”). Member of William Hamilton’s circle. Married his cousin, Margaret Wilson, on 3 October 1837. Publications include Institutes of Metaphysics (1854), Scottish Philosophy, the Old and the New (1856). Taught at the University of St. Andrews. Biographical information: ODNB. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
To M. W. 1830-01 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10046