John Galt was a Scottish novelist, entrepreneur, and political and social
commentator. Because ... Born in Irvine, in Ayrshire, Galt was the son of a naval
captain involved in the West Indies trade....
John Galt was a prolific Scottish novelist admired for his depiction of country life.
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Scottish author John Galt (1779-1839) wrote extensively during the early 1800s,
producing novels as well as works of drama, poetry, art criticism, and biography.
John Galt was born into a part of Scotland where class distinctions were rapidly
breaking down, and where intellectual horizons were expanding as a result of ...
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John Galt (1779–1839) became acquainted with Byron in 1809 during the cruise
John Minson Galt II was Superintendent at the Eastern State Hospital in
Williamsburg, Virginia from 1841 until his early death in 1862. Established in
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Ayrshire-born John Galt was both a prolific writer and a determined businessman
. In 1804 he moved to London and following a failed business venture decided ...