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Chapter and Verse

To give chapter and verse is to give the exact authority of a statement, as the name of the author, the title of the book, the date thereof, the chapter referred to, and any other particular which might render the reference easily discoverable.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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