From 1777 to 1783 James Boswell was a columnist for the London Magazine, writing a total of seventy essays under the pseudonym the Hypochondriack.
James FergusonBorn May 25, 1735
Died Sep 06, 1820
Life with Boswell:
Boswell breakfasted with James Ferguson and his brother Patrick on November 7, 1762, in Edinburgh. He dined or breakfasted with Ferguson on the next two days as well.
Note 1: According to "The House of Commons: 1509-1558; 3, Members N-Z, Volume 4", entry: James Ferguson