E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Southwark, September 8th, 1833; d. May 12th, 1894). The Etymology of Local Names (1857); Historical Outlines of English Accidence (1872); Elementary Lessons in Historical English Grammar (1874); and A Primer of English Grammar (1875); besides editions of old English works, such as The Pricke of Conscience, The Ayenbite of Inwit, Sir Gawayne and the Green Knight, and the like. He also edited the poems of Chaucer and Spenser, etc.