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 Boswell mentioned thousands of people in his extensive journals and other writings. Read about an ever increasing number of those people, and about their relationship with Boswell, in our biographies section.
In our literature section you can read about the numerous books published by Boswell in his own lifetime, and about more than 40 other books about or related to Boswell published since his death in 1795.
John McCulloch - Laird of Barholm
Laird of Barholm
Life with Boswell:
Boswell met McCulloch at Kirroughtrie on October 3, 1762, describing him as "a good-natured honest man, who laughed much and seemed to be very well pleased".
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