E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Westminster, February, 1731; d. Boulogne, November 4th, 1764). The Rosciad (1761); An Apology to the Critical Reviewers (1761); Night, an Epistle (1761); The Ghost (1762); The Prophecy of Famine (1763); An Epistle to William Hogarth (1763); The Conference (1763); The Duellist (1763); The Author (1764); Gotham (1764); The Candidate (1764); The Farewell (1764); The Times (1764); Independence (1764); The Journey; and the Deidication to Churchills Sermons. Works in 1770. See the edition of 1804, with An Authentic Account of his Life, by W. Tooke. See also Campbells English Poets, Cowpers Letters, Forsters Essays, and the introductory essay, by Hannay, prefixed to the Aldine Edition of the poems (1867).