Author:George Atherton Aitken

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George Atherton Aitken
British civil servant and man of letters; was an expert on the Queen Anne period of English literature

This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "G. A. A."


  • The life and works of John Arbuthnot, M.D., fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (1892)(external scan)
  • The life of Richard Steele (W. Isbister, limited, 1889) (external scan)
  • Later Stuart tracts (external scan)

Edited works[edit]

  • Defoe, Daniel The life, adventures, & piracies of the famous Captain Singleton.
  • Marvell, Andrew. Satires.
  • 1898-9 reprint of Tatler originally edited by Richard Steele.
  • Jonathan Swift, "The Journal to Stella," (1901).

Contributions to the DNB[edit]

1885-1900 volumes
1st supplement

Works about Aitken[edit]

Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1928, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.

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