Ferrier, James Frederick (M)

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

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