E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
(b. Clive, near Shrewsbury, 1640; d. London, January 1st, 1715). Love in a Wood (1672); The Gentleman Dancing Master (1673), The Country Wife (1675); and The Plain Dealer (1677). Works in Prose and Verse in 1728, and his Plays, with those of Congreve, Vanbrugh, and Farquhar, in 1842. Miscellany Poems, in 1704.