E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. November 30th, 1809, d. May 23rd, 1870). Edited Punch, and wrote The Enchanted Doll (1849); A Christmas Hamper (1859), Wait for the End (1863); Loved at Last (1864); Falkner Lyle (1866); besides several other novels, over sixty dramatic pieces, and The Jest Book. See Joseph Hattons With a Show in the North.