The Nuttall Encyclopedia
The name of a poem by Philip James Bailey (q. v .), first published in 1839, but extended to three times its length since, a poem that on its first production produced no small sensation.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Festus'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/festus.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.