Walks Round Cambridge at Animals in Cambridge
Harper’s Book of Facts, 1905.
At both Oxford and Cambridge, anyone who represented the University at sport was commonly referred to - but quite incorrectly - as a “Blue.”
The Adventure of the Three Students. The Annotated Sherlock Holmes by William S. Baring-Gould, 1972.
Learning late in life.
Morris Dictionary of Word and Phrase Origins by William and Mary Morris, 1977.