E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Edinburgh, February 11th, 1732; d. at sea, 1769). The Shipwreck (1762); The Demagogue (1765); The Marine Dictionary (1769). See the Rev. J. Mitfords preface to the Aldine edition of his Poems, The Lives of the Scottish Poets, Laings Lives of Scottish Authors, and the Dictionary of National Biography.