E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Wrington, Somersetshire, August 29th, 1632; d. Oates, Essex, October 28th, 1704). A Letter on Toleration (1689); A Second Letter on Toleration (1690), Two Treatises on Government (1690); An Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1690); The Inspiration of the Holy Scriptures (1690); A Third Letter on Toleration (1692); Thoughts Concerning Education (1693); The Reasonableness of Christianity (1695); On the Conduct of the Understanding; Examination of Malebranche; Elements of Natural Philosophy; Thoughts on Reading and Study; Essay for the Understanding of St. Pauls Epistles by Consulting St. Paul Himself; and some minor works included in the edition of the Works published in 1777. His Life has been written by Le Clerc (1713), Lord King
(1829), and Fox-Bourne (1876). See also the essay by J. A. St. John, prefixed to the Philosophical Works, published in 1843.