John Galt (novelist)
John Galt (2 Mey 1779 – 11 Apryle 1839) wis a Scots novelist, entrepreneur, an poleetical an social commentator. Acause he wis the first novelist tae deal wi issues o the Industrial Revolution, he haes been cried the first poleetical novelist in the Inglis leid.
|Born||2 Mey 1779|
Irvin, Ayrshire, Scotland
|Dee'd||11 Apryle 1839 (aged 59)|
|Thrift||Writer, colonial businessman|
|Genre||poetry, drama, short stories, traivel writin|
|Notable warks||Annals of the Parish|
The Chronicle of Dalmailing
- "BBC Writing Scotland, Reformers and Radicals: A Man's a Man". Retrieved 27 September 2010.