E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
fourth Earl of Oxford (b. October 5th, 1717; d. March 2nd, 1797). Ædes Walpolianæ or a Description of the Pictures at Houghton Hall, the Seat of Sir Robert Walpole, Earl of Oxford (1752); Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, with Lists of their Works (1758); Fugitive Pieces in Prose and Verse (1758); Catalogue of the Collections of Pictures of the Duke of Devonshire (1760); Anecdotes of Painting in England (176271); Catalogue of Engravers who have been born or resided in England (1763); The Castle of Otranto (1765); Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of King Richard III. (1768); The Mysterious Mother (1768); Miscellaneous Antiquities (1772); Description of the Villa of Horace Walpole at Strawberry Hill (1772). Letter to the Editor of the Miscellanies of Thomas Chatterton (1779), Hieroglyphick Tales (1785); Essay on Modern Gardening (1785); Hasty Productions (1791); Memoirs of the Last Ten Years (175160) of the Reign of George II. (1812); Reminiscences (1818); Memoirs of the Reign of King George III., from his Accession to 1771 (1845); Journal of the Reign of George III., from 1771 to 1783 (1859); and several minor publications. Memoirs, edited by Eliot Warburton, in 1851; The Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Oxford edited by Peter Cunningham, in 1857). See Macaulays Essays, Scotts Biographies, Lettres de la Marquise du Deffand à Horace Walpole (Paris, 1864), and Henry Austin Dobsons Horace Walpole (1890).