E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Leicester, March 28th, 1805; d. July 15th, 1892). The Purgatory of Suicides (1845); Wise Saws and Modern Instances (1845); The Barons Yule Feast (1846); The Condition of the People (1846); The Triumphs of Perseverance (1847); The Triumphs of Enterprise (1847); Alderman Ralph (1853). The Family Feud (1854); The Bridge of History over the Gulf of Time (1871); The Verity of Christs Resurrection (1875), etc. Edited in 1849 The Plain Speaker, and in 1850 Coopers Journal. See his Autobiography (1872). Poetical Works (1878).