1868 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Andrew Erskine

Ralston Inglis, in Dramatic Writers of Scotland (1868) 40.



HON. ANDREW ERSKINE. — Son of Alexander, Fifth Earl of Kellie. His mother was Janet, daughter of Arch. Pitcairne, M.D., the well-known Jacobite physician and poet. Mr. Erskine wrote She's not Him, and He's not Her, a farce in three acts; acted at Edinburgh, and printed in 1764, 8vo. He also published Letters and Poems adressed to James Boswell, Esq. The author died in 1793.