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James Ballantyne (1772–1833) was an editor and publisher who worked for his friend Sir Walter Scott. His brother John Ballantyne (1774–1821) was also with the publishing firm, which is noted for the publication of the Novelist's Library (1820), and many works edited or written by Scott.
He is buried in Canongate Kirkyard with his brother John, to the north-east of the church.
- Petri Liukkonen. "James Ballantyne". Books and Writers (kirjasto.sci.fi). Archived from the original on 4 July 2013.
- This article incorporates text from The Modern World Encyclopædia: Illustrated (1935); out of UK copyright as of 2005.
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