E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Heanon, Derbyshire, 1795; d. March 3rd, 1879). The Book of the Season (1831); The History of Priestcraft (1833); The Rural Life of England (1837); Student Life in Germany (1841); The Rural and Domestic Life of Germany (1842); The Aristocracy of England (1846); The Haunts and Homes of British Poets (1847); The Man of the People (1860); The Ruined Castles and Abbeys of England (1861); The History of the Supernatural (1863), The Mad War Planet, and other Poems (1871), etc.