Scottish poet, novelist, and literary critic who has been a collector of folktales and fairytales.
He took a first class in the final classical schools at Balliol College, Oxford in 1868.
He published a volume of metrical experiments called "The Ballads and Lyrics of Old France" in 1872.
He married Leonora Blanche Alleyne in 1875.
Like him, Duncan Macintyre is a known poet.