E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Radcliffe Library (Oxford).
Founded by Dr. John Radcliffe, of Wakefield, Yorkshire. (16501714.)
When King William [III.] consulted [Radcliffe] on his swollen ankles and thin body, Radcliffe said, I would not have your Majestys two legs for your three kingdoms.Leigh Hunt: The Town, chap. vi.