E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Lockhart, John Gibson
(b. Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, 1794; d. Abbotsford, November 25th, 1854). Peters Letters to his Kinsfolk (along with Wilson, 1819), Ancient Spanish Ballads (1821), Valerius (1821); Essays on Cervantes (1822); Adam Blair (1822); Reginald Dalton (1823), Matthew Wald (1824); Life of Burns (1828); and Life of Scott (183739). Edited The Quarterly Review. See Dr. R. Shelton Mackenzies Memoir of John Gibson Lockhart, prefixed to an edition of The Noctes Ambrosianæ (New York, 1855).