Adam Black Memorial

Adam Black FRSE was a publisher and politician. He founded the A & C Black publishing company, and published the 7th, 8th and 9th editions of the Encyclopædia Britannica.

Landmarks in the Area

The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott.

The Scottish National Gallery is the national art gallery of .

David Hume was a Scottish Enlightenment philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist, who is best known today for his highly influential system of philosophical empiricism, scepticism, and naturalism.

The Royal Scottish Academy is the country’s national academy of art.

Jenners Department Store, now known simply as Jenners, is a department store located in , , and was the oldest independent department store in Scotland until its acquisition by in 2005.

Localities in the Area

The Old Town is the name popularly given to the oldest part of 's capital city of .

The New Town is a central area of , the capital of Scotland.

The Moray Estate in was an exclusive early 19th century building venture attaching the west side of .

Edinburgh is the capital of and one of its 32 council areas.

Adam Black Memorial

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