E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, March 3rd, 1756; d. London, April 7th, 1836). Sketches of History (1784); Political Justice (1793); Caleb Williams (1794); Life of Lord Chatham; Cloudesley; Damon and Delia; Deloraine; The Enquirer; The Genius of Christianity Unveiled; On Population (1820); The Herald of Literature; The History of the Commonwealth of England; Imogen; Lives of the Necromancers (1834); Mandeville; Life of Geoffrey Chaucer (1803); St. Leon, and Thoughts on Man. He also published a Memoir of his wife in 1798. See the Life by Kegan Paul (1876), and Leslie Stephens Hours in a Library.