09/18/1808 - 01/21/1881
Miscellaneous writer; wrote for the publisher Charles Knight and the Messrs. Chambers; edited and wrote Cyclopedia of the Industry of All Nations (1851), The Food of London (1856) and other books. See Boase I: 888, ODNB. Thanks to Levana Taylor for providing a birth date.
(Also in the Wellesley Index.)