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 Walton, IzaakWard, Adolphus William, LL.D., Litt.D. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Warburton, William,
Bishop of Gloucester (b. Newark, December 24th, 1698; d. Gloucester, June 7th, 1779). “Miscellaneous Translations, in Prose and Verse, from Roman Poets, Orators, and Historians” (1714); “A Critical and Philosophical Inquiry into the Causes of Prodigies and Miracles, as related by Historians, etc.” (1727); “The Alliance between Church and State” (1736); “The Divine Legation of Moses Demonstrated” (1737–41); “A Vindication of Pope’s ‘Essay on Man’” (1740); a Commentary on the same work (1742); “Julian” (1750); “The Principles of Natural and Revealed Religion, occasionally opened and explained” (1753–54); “A View of Lord Bolingbroke’s Philosophy” (1756); “The Doctrine of Grace” (1762), and some minor publications. Works edited by Bishop Hurd in 1788. Literary Remains in 1841. His “Letters to the Hon. Charles Yorke from 1752 to 1770,” privately printed in 1812. Dr. Parr edited in 1789 “Tracts by Warburton and a Warburtonian,” and in 1808, “Letters from a late eminent Prelate to one of his Friends” (Hurd). Works (1811). Life by Rev. J. S. Watson in 1863. See also “Bibliotheca Parriana,” The Quarterly Review for June, 1812, Isaac d’Israeli’s “Quarrels of Authors,” Hunt’s “Religious Thought in England,” and Leslie Stephen’s “English Thought in the Eighteenth Century.”   1

 Walton, IzaakWard, Adolphus William, LL.D., Litt.D. 


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