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 Tracing of a Fortress (The).Tracta’rians. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Tracts for the Times.
Published at Oxford during the years 1833–1841, and hence called the Oxford Tracts.   1
   A. i.e. Rev. John Keble, M.A., author of the Christian Year, fellow of Oriel, and formerly Professor of Poetry at Oxford.   2
   B. Rev. Isaac Williams, Fellow of Trinity; author of The Cathedral, and other Poems.   3
   C. Rev. E. B. Pusey, D.D., Regius Professor of Hebrew, and Canon of Christ Church.   4
   D. Rev. John Henry Newman, D.D., Fellow of Oriel, writer of the celebrated Tract No. 90, which was the last.   5
   E. Rev. Thomas Keble.   6
   F. Sir John Provost, Bart.   7
   G. Rev. R. F. Wilson, of Oriel.   8

 Tracing of a Fortress (The).Tracta’rians. 


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