?1800-1858 [usu. MGlashan]; founder-proprietor of the Dublin publishing compnay McGlashan (1846-55), prob. b. Edinburgh, and worked for Blackwoods there, and later for William Curry in Dublin 1830-46, becoming partner in 1837; showed a keen interest in the Dublin University Magazine from its inception in Jan. 1833; when Curry died in 1846, he took over sole ownership, struggling unsuccessfully with post-Famine finances; he was the principal Dublin publisher under his own name till 1855 when he retired to Edinburgh, where he died insane. SUTH
To be compiled: A list of MGlashans publications
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ODNB under Lever writes of Charles Levers production of Harry Lorrequer and Charles OMalley probably due to the inspiration of the shrewd manager of the Dublin University Magazine, McGlashan (See Boase).
Pamphlets: MGlashan printed J. P. Prendergasts Letter to the Earl of Bantry, or, A warning to English purchasers of the perils of the Irish Incumbered Estates Court [2nd edn.] (1854);