- Nicholas . 1592–1637, English mystic. He founded (1625) an Anglican religious community at Little Gidding, Huntingdonshire
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The advantage of these travels to Ferrar was great in many ways.
Southampton, Sandys, and Ferrar answered with strength and cogency.Pioneers of the Old South
Bernacchi was the physicist, Hodgson the biologist, and Ferrar the geologist.The South Pole, Volumes 1 and 2
I looked round, naturally; but Ferrar was nowhere to be seen.
The answer seemed one of quick accent, but Ferrar spoke low.