E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Holne, Devonshire, June 12th, 1819; d. Eversley, January 23rd, 1875). The Saints Tragedy (1840); Yeast (1848); Village Sermons (1849); Alton Locke (1850); Cheap Clothes and Nasty (1850); Phaeton (1852); Hypatia (1853); Westward Ho! (1855); Glaucus (1855); The Heroes; or, Greek Fairy Tales (1856); Alexandria and Her Schools (1857); Two Years Ago (1857); Andromeda; Miscellanies (1859); The Water Babies (1863); The Roman and the Teuton: Lectures (1864); What, then, does Dr. Newman Mean? (1864); Hereward, the Last of the English (1866); The Ancien Régime (1867); The Hermits (1868); Madam How and Lady Why (1870); At Last (1871); Prose Idylls (1873); Plays and Puritans (1873); Health and Education (1874); The Limits of Exact Science as applied to History; and several volumes of Sermons. A collected edition of his Essays, etc., has appeared since his death. See the Life by Mrs. Kingsley (1876).