Events noted in 1695

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1695

“Delicioe quorundam Poetarum Danorum, Frederici Rostgaard,” Aagard, Christian a Danish poet

“Panegyrique de Marie reine d'Angleterre,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

Died: Ainsworth, Robert an eminent Grammarian and lexicographer (?–1743)

“Contra vitam monastic-am,” Alciati, Andrew a celebrated and learned lawyer

“Journal historique de l‘Europe pour l’annee 1694,” Alemand, Louis-Augustine a miscellaneous French writer of considerable note

“Les Presidents uniques, et les premiers Presidents au parlement de Dauphiné,” Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny

“Recueil des Lettres,” Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny

“Animadversions on Mr. Hill’s Vindication of the primitive Fathers, against the right rev. Gilbert, bishop of Sarum,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“An examination of Dr. Woodward’s account of the Deluge, &c. with a comparison between Steno’s philosophy and the doctor’s, in the case of marine bodies dug up out of the earth, &c.” Arbuthnot, Dr. John a celebrated wit and physician in queen Anne’s reign

Born: Arckenholz, John a Swedish historian

Died: Aubery, Anthony a lawyer of Paris

“De Feudis liber singularis,” Barathier, Bartholomew a celebrated lawyer of the fifteenth century

Died: Basnage, Henry du Fraqueny

“Le Chirurgien de l'hospital,” Belloste, Augustine a French surgeon

“Bradamante,” Bernard, Catharine of the academy of the Ricovrati of Padua

“The miscellaneous works of Charles Blount, esq.” Blount, Charles younger son of sir Henry Blount

Died: Blow, John an English musician of considerable fame

“Historia Musica di Gio. And. Angelini Bontempi,” Bontempi, Angelini a native of Perugia

Born: Borlase, William a learned English antiquary

“A free discourse against customary swearing, and a dissuasive from cursing,” Boyle, Robert the most illustrious philosopher of modern times

Born: Boyle, Richard third earl of Burlington and fourth earl of Cork

Died: Brevint, Daniel a learned divine of the seventeenth century

“Tractatus de Passione Christi,” Burman, Francis the first upon record of a very learned family

Died: Busby, Richard the most eminent schoolmaster in his time

Died: Cabel, Adrian Vander a painter of landscape

“Hydrostaticse dissertationes,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

“Tables of Jupiter’s Satellites,” Cassini, John Dominic an eminent astronomer

“Love’s last Shift,” Cibber, Colley poet-laureat to George II. and a dramatic writer of considerable genius

Born: Clayton, Robert bishop of Clogher

“Juris publici prndentia,” Cocceius, Henry an eminent lawyer

“L'Elvio, favola pastorale,” Crescimbeni, John Mario an Italian poet

“Historia Quakeriana,” Croese, Gerard a protestant divine

“A Vindication of the Divine Perfections, &c. by a Person of Honour,” Dalrymple, James the seventh baron and first viscount Stair

“An Essay upon Ways and Means of supplying the War,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

Born: Dewit, James a painter of history and portrait

“Traite co‘ntre l’avarice, par Louis de Dieu, qui est le seul de tous ses ouvrages Flamans qu‘il ait souhaite qu’on publiat.” Dieu, Lewis De protestant minister of Leyden

“Histoire des quatre Gordiens, prouvee et illustree par les medailles,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic

Born: Duval, Valentine Jamerai a man of extraordinary talents

“Of the excellency and perfection of Scripture,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Thoughts concerning the causes and occasions of Atheism,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Born: Estrees, Louis Cæsar, Duke D' marshal of France

Died: Felibien, Andrew Sieur des Avaux et de Javerci

“A Second Defence of the Propositions, &c.” Fowler, Edward a learned English prelate

“A Discourse on the great disingenuity and unreasonableness of repining at afflicting Providences, and of the influence which they ought to have upon us, published upon occasion of the death of queen Maw; with a preface containing some observations touching her excellent endowments and exemplary life,” Fowler, Edward a learned English prelate

“Observationes Biblicae menstrua: iti Versionern Germanicam Biblionun Lutheri,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

“The Life of Francis Harlay,” Gendre, Louis Le a French historian

“Britannia” Gibson, Edmund bishop of London

“Memoria Cossoniana; id est, Danielis Cossonii Vita breviter clescripta, cui annexa nova Editio veteris Monument! Ancyrani,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Abraham! Gorlaei Dactylotheca cum Explicationibus,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Trait< de Pinspiration des livres sacrt-es,” Groteste, Claude, Sieur De La Mothe a French protestant clergyman

“Discourse to his Clergy,” Hacket, John bishop of Lichfield and Coventry

Born: Hay, William esq. an agreeable English writer

Died: Herbelot, Bartholomew D' an eminent Orientalist of France

Died: Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

“Florae Lugdunobatavrc flores,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

Died: Hinckley, John son of Robert Hinckley of Coton in Warwickshire

Died: Hondius, Abraham another artist

“Select Collec-' tion;” Hopkins, Charles son of the preceding

“Ovid’s Metamorphoses,” Hopkins, Charles son of the preceding

“Notae ad Georg. Wicelium de methodo concordiae ecclesiasticae,” James, Thomas a learned English critic and divine

“Parochial Antiquities, attempted in the History of Ambroseden, Burcester, and other adjacent parts, in the counties of Oxford and Bucks,” Kennet, White an English writer

Died: Kettlewell, John an English divine

“An Admonition to the Dissenting Inhabitants of the Diocese of Derry, concerning a book lately published by Mr. J. B. entitled Remarks, &c.” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

Died: Lancelot, Claude an useful French writer

“A Poem on the enterprize of the Prince of Orange in England,” Leti, Gregory a voluminous writer of history

Died: Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher

“Cochlearum & Limacum Exercitatio anatomica; accedit de Variolis Exercitatio,” Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher

“De l'Education des Enfans,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“The Reasonableness of Christianity,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“A clear and learned Explication of the History of our Blessed Saviour, taken out of above thirty Greek, Syriac, and other oriental authors, by way of Catena, by Dionysius Syrus, translated into English,” Loftus, Dudley a very learned oriental scholar

“A Vindication of Robert, the third king of Scotland, from the imputation of bastardy, &c.” Mackenzie, George viscount Tarbat

“Observations sur la Grossesse et l'Accouchement des Femmes, et sur leurs Maladies, et celles des Enfans nouveaux ne*s,” Mauriceau, Francis an eminent French accoucheur

Died: Merret, Christopher a physician and naturalist

Died: Mignard, Peter an historical and portrait painter

“Voyage en divers endroits de l'Europe, en Afrique et au Levant,” Monconys, Balthasar a celebrated traveller

Born: Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

“Letters between Mr. Moyle and several of his friends,” Moyle, Walter, Esq.

Died: Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

“Britannia,” Nicolson, William a learned English prelate and antiquary

“Analysis infinitorum seu curvilineorum Proprietates ex Polygpnorum natura deductse,” Nieuwentyt, Bernard an eminent Dutch philosopher and mathematician

“Letters concerning the Love of God, between the author of the `Proposal to the Ladies,' and Mr. John Norris wherein his Jate discourse, shewing that it ought to be intire and exclusive of all other loves, is further cleared and justified,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

Born: Pitot, Henry an ingenious mathematician

“Descriptions des Plantes de PAmerique,” Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier

Born: Rutherford, John a learned physician

Born: Servandoni, John Nicholas an ingenious architect and machinist

Died: Spencer, John a learned divine

Born: Stuckius, John-William a celebrated writer towards the end of the sixteenth century

“Mathesis enucleata,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

“Notitia Monastica, or a short History the Religious Houses in England and Wales,” Tanner, Thomas an excellent antiquary

“Testament politique du marquis de Louvois,” Tellier, François Michel Le marquis de Louvois

Died: Thomassin, Lewis a learned French divine

Born: Trew, Christopher James an eminent naturalist

Died: Vaughan, Henry an English poet and translator

“Remarks on some late Sermons, and in particular on Dr. Sherlock’s sermon at the Temple December the 30th, 1694, in a letter to a friend. The second edition, with additions. Together with a letter to the author of a pamphlet entitled A Defence of the archbishop’s Sermon, &c. and several other Sermons, &c.” Wagstaffe, Thomas a learned nonjuring divine and able writer

“The Husbandman’s Manual: directing him how to improve the several actions of his calling, and the most usual occurrences of his life, to the glory of God, and benefit of his soul,” Welchman, Edward a learned English divine

“Elegies on Q. Mary and Abp. Tillotson,” Wesley, Samuel an English divine

“Vindication of archbishop Tillotson’s Four Sermons (concerning the divinity and incarnation of our blessed Saviour) and of the bishop of Worcester’s sermon on the mysteries of the Christian faith.” Williams, John an able divine

Born: Wise, Francis a learned antiquary

Died: Wood, Anthony an eminent English antiquary and biographer

“L'Inganni Felici,” Zeno, Apostolo a learned poet

1696

“Traité des plaies d'Arquebusades,” Abeille, Scipio brother of the preceding

“Le parfait Chirurgien d'armée,” Abeille, Scipio brother of the preceding

Born: Achard, Anthony a learned Prussian divine

“Practical godliness the ornament of Religion,” Alsop, Vincent an English nonconformist of considerable note

Died: Annesley, Samuel a very eminent nonconformist minister

“Bibliotheca Hispana vetus, complectens scriptores qui ab Octaviani Augusti imperio usque ad annum M. floruerunt,” Antonio, Nicholas a very learned and useful Spanish biographer

“A Theological Discourse of last Wills and Testaments,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“A two-fold Vindication of the late archbishop of Canterbury, and the Author of the History of Religion, &c.” Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

“DelP Istoria del Monasterio di S. Benedetto di Polirone nella Stato di Mantoua Libri cinque,” Bacchini, Bernardin a very learned Italian scholar of the seventeenth century

Died: Baengius, Peter son of Eric Basngius

Died: Baldinucci, Philip of Florence

Died: Balguy, John an eminent divine of the church of England in the last century

Born: Barbazan, Stephen a French antiquary

“Exercitatio Physica, de Ventis,” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

“Traite de la conscience,” Basnage, James de Franquener

“L‘Histoire de Catherine de France, reine d’Angleterre,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

“Thesaurus, sive Gemmae, Numismata,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

“De constitutione artis medicae,” Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note

Died: Bellori, John Peter a celebrated Italian antiquary

“Dissert. Sex de Libanio,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Born: Berti, John Lawrence a famous Augustine monk

“Tractatus de refractione solis inoccidui,” Billberg, John a Swedish astronomer

“Prince Arthur, an heroic poem in ten books,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Born: Bleterie, John Philip Rene De La was born at Rennes

Died: Bois, Gerard Du of the Oratory

“History of the Church of the Vatican; with the plans both antient and modern,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

“Dissertatio de nomine patriarch! Joseph! a Pharaone imposito, in defensionem vulgatoe editionis, et patrum qui Josephum in Serapide adumbratuni tradiderunt,” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin

Died: Bouette De Blemur, Jacqueline a lady

“The light of the world,” Bourignon, Antoinette a famous female enthusiast

Died: Brandt, Gaspard eldest son of the preceding

“Aonii Palearii Verulani opera,” Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland

“A Vindication of Abp. Tillotson,” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

Born: Burton, John a learned divine

Born: Clarke, Dr. Alured an English divine

“De Philologia,” Crenius, Thomas a native of the marche of Brandenburg

“DeEruditione comparanda,” Crenius, Thomas a native of the marche of Brandenburg

“DiluciJationes quasdam valde neces$ariae in Gerardi Croesii Hist.” Croese, Gerard a protestant divine

Born: Dandini, Hercules Francis count

“Observations on Blackmore’s Prince Arthur;” Dennis, John a poet

“Operationes Chirurgicse novum lumen exhibentes obstetricantibus,” Deventer, Henry a celebrated man-midwife

Died: Domat, John a French lawyer

Born: Dupre De St. Maur, Nicholas Francis master of the accounts at Paris

“A Demonstration of the Existence and Providence of God,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“The Socinian Creed,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Died: Erskine, Henry a Scotch divine

“The Preternatural state of the Animal Humours described by their sensible qualities,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“Epistola prima ad C. Valerium Accinctum, vero nomine Jacobum Perizonium, professorem Leyden­*em,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet

Born: Gally, Henry an English divine

Born: Geinoz, Francis member of the academy of inscriptions and belles lettres

“Theatrum Botanicum” Gesner, Conrad an eminent scholar

“On Architecture,” Goldman, Nicholas a mathematician

“Delle Antiche Favola,” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar

“Tollii insignia itinerarii Italici,” Gregory, Nazianzen was born A. D. 324

“Harpocrationis tie Vocibus Liber; accedit Diatribe Henrici Stephani ad locos Isocrateos,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“O ratio de primis Incrementis Urbis Lugduni,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“De duobus LapU dibus in agro Dnyvenvoordiensi repertis,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Rycquius de Capitolio Romano, cum Notis Gronovii,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

Born: Hecht, Christian a German protestant divine

Died: Henry, Philip an eminent nonconformist

“The Life of Mr. Philip Henry,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“Jeux Floraux,” Heritier, Marie Jeanne L' de Villandon

Born: Hervey, John, Lord Hervey Of Ickworth a political and poetical writer of considerable fame

Died: Holder, William a learned English philosopher

Born: Home, Henry usually called Lord Kames

“Thucydides,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

“Museum regium, sive catalogus rerum, &c. quee in basilica bibliotheca Christiani V. Hafnise asservantur,” Jacobæus, Oliger a professor of physic and philosophy at Copenhagen

“Parallele de trois Lettres pastorales de Mr. Jurieu, c.” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

Born: Keith, James field-marshal in the king of Prussia’s service

“Historia Critica Homeri,” Kuster, Ludolf a learned critic

“Mystical city of God,” Lenglet Du Fresnoy, Nicholas a voluminous French writer

“Conchy liorum Bivalvium utriusque Aquae Exercitatio anatom. tertia,” Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher

“Vindication of the Reasonableness,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“A second Vindication,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“Historical Collections concerning Deposing of Bishops,” Lowth, Simon an English clergyman

“Letters, one from a supposed nun in Portugal,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“A Discourse concerning the Love of God,” Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments

“Bibliotheca Latina” Mayer, John Frederic a Lutheran divine

Died: Molinos, Michael a Spanish priest

Died: Molyneux, William, Esq. an excellent mathematician and astronomer

“De Origine et Progressu Idololatrise,” Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant

“Considerationes secundoe circa differentialis Principia r & Responsio ad Yirum nobilissimum G. G. Leibnitium,” Nieuwentyt, Bernard an eminent Dutch philosopher and mathematician

Born: Oldys, William a bibliographer of great industry and accuracy

“Sermons et instructions Chretiennes sur diverses matieres,” Orleans, Peter Joseph D' a Jesuit who acquired a considerable reputation in his own country as a historian

Born: Orville, James-Philip D' a very learned critic

“Aonii Palearii opera,” Palearius, Aonlus an excellent writer in the sixteenth century

“Fasciculus Dissertationum dequibusdam Machinis Physicis,” Papin, Denys an ingenious physician

“Histoire Evangelique confirmée par la Judaïque & la Romaine,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman

“Almagestum Botanicum, sive Phytographiae Piukenetianae Onornasticon,” Plukenet, Leonard a celebrated English botanist

“Resolutio omnium difficultatum,” Puy, Peter Du a learned French historian

“Synopsis” Ray, John an eminent English natural philosopher

“De Antiquitate Characters hodierni Judaici,” Rhenferd, James a celebrated oriental scholar

Born: Saxe, Maurice, Count Of a celebrated commander

“Codex juris Alemannici feudalis,” Schilter, John an eminent jurist

“Institutiones juris publici,” Schilter, John an eminent jurist

Died: Sevigne', Mary De Rabutin, Lady De Chantal And Bourbilly, And Marchioness De was the only daughter of Celse Benigne de Rabutin

Died: Shaw, Samuel a learned non- conformist

“Scotia Illustrata, sive Prodromus historian naturalis, &c.” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

“De legibus historian naturalis,” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

Died: Simson, Robert an eminent mathematician

Died: Sinclare, George professor of philosophy in the university of Glasgow in the seventeenth century

“Catalogus librorum manuscriptorum Bibl, Cottonianse,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

“Thomas a Kempis De Imitatione Christi,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Born: Strange, Sir John an able lawyer

“Epistolaad Cellarium, de Bibliothecis,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

Born: Theodore, Anthony I. king of Corsica

Died: Tollius, James a physician and very learned man

“Histoire des Revolutions de Suede,” Vertot D'Aubœuf, Rene' Aubert De a very pleasing French historian

“Variorum,” Victor, Sextus Aurelius a Roman historian

“An account of the proceedings in the House of Commons, in relation to the recoining the clipped money, and falling the price of guineas. Together with a particular list of the names of the members consenting and dissenting; in answer to a Letter out of the country,” Wagstaffe, Thomas a learned nonjuring divine and able writer

“A new Theory of the Earth, from its original to the consummation of all things; wherein the Creation of the World in six days, the universal deluge, and the general conflagration, as laid down in the Holy Scriptures, are shewn to be perfectly agreeable to Reason and Philosophy,” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

“Egyptiaca;” Witsius, Herman a very learned and eminent divine of North Holland

Died: Witte a German biographer

1697

Died: Abeille, Scipio brother of the preceding

“On the prophet Habakkuk,” Agelius, Anthony a native of Sorrento

Died: Alberti, Valentine professor of divinity at Leipsic

Born: Albinus, Bernard Siegfried son of the preceding

“Twentyseven letters in ‘Gudii Epistolas,’” Alciati, Andrew a celebrated and learned lawyer

“Eclaircissement des prétendues difficultés proposeés a mons. l'archevêque de Rouen, sur plusieurs points importans de la morale de Jesus Christ,” Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century

“A Letter to a Doctor of Sorbonne, upon the dispute concerning Probability, and the Errors of a Thesis in Divinity maintained by the Jesuits in their college at Lyons, the 26th of August,” Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century

“A second letter upon the same subject,” Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century

“Genealogie de la famille Simiane,” Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny

“Notitia Germanise inferioris,” Alting, Menso probably of fche same family

Born: Altmann, John George a Swiss historian and divine

Died: Ange De St. Joseph, Le Pere a barefoot carmelite of Toulouse

Born: Anson, George an eminent naval commander

Died: Antelmi, Joseph a French ecclesiastic and antiquary

Born: Antonelli, Nicholas Maria count of Pergola

Born: Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France (?–1782)

“Traite de la lecture des Peres de l'Eglise.” Argonne, Noel, Called Dom Bonaventure D' was born at Paris in 1634

“Fama Arndtiana reflorescens,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

Born: Attaignant, Gabriel Charles De L' a French poet

“History of the Viceroys of Sicily,” Auria, Vincent born at Palermo

“Dissertatio Philosophica, de Theocratia morali,” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

“Dissertatio Philosophica Inauguralis, de Theocratia civili,” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

Died: Beale, Mary a portrait-painter in the reign of Charles II. was daughter of Mr

Born: Bearcroft, Philip master of the Charterhouse

Born: Beaurain, John De an accurate military geographer

Born: Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

“Lond. 1699, 8vo. 5.” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity

Died: Bernard, Dr. Francis was chief physician to king James II

“Critique on the Works of Rabelais,” Bernier, John a physician

“Istoria universale provata con monument! e figurata con simboli degli antichi,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

Born: Biancolini, John Baptist Joseph was born at Verona

“Vindiciae quorundam Delineationum Anatomicarum contra ineptasAnimadversionesF. Ruyschii, &c.” Bidloo, Godfrey a famous anatomical writer

“Essays,” Blount, Sir Thomas Pope an eminent writer towards the close of the seventeenth century

“Musæo di fisica e cli esperienze decorate di opervazioni naturali,” Boccone, Paolo an ingenious naturalist

Born: Bolton, Robert dean of Carlisle

“Apostolic Charity, its nature and excellency considered, in a discourse upon Daniel xii. 3. preached at St. Paul’s, at the ordination of some Protestant Missionaries to be sent into the plantations. To which is prefixed, a general view of the English colonies in America, in order to show what provision is wanting for the propagation of Christianity in those parts, together with proposals for the promoting the same r to induce such of the clergy of this kingdom, as are persons of sobriety and abilities, to accept of a mission.” Bray, Thomas an eminent learned and pious divine of the seventeenth century

Born: Bruckman, Francis Ernest a German physician and botanist

“Ars transferendi; of sure guide to the conveyancer,” Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary

“Remarks upon an Essay concerning human understanding;” Burnet, Dr. Thomas a most ingenious and learned writer

Born: Burton, John an eminent antiquary

“Curiosities of England,” Burton, Robert was a name placed in the titlepages of a numerous set of popular volumes printed about the end of the seventeenth and beginning of the eighteenth century

Born: Camusat, Francis Dennis grand nephew of the preceding

Born: Canal, Antonio an eminent painter of Venice

“Life of St. Chaumont,” Chastelain, Claude canon of the cathedral church of Paris

“Chevraeana,” Chevreau, Urban was born at Loudun

Died: Child, William Mus. D

“Incredulity.” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“Ritratti de celebri personaggi dell 1 academia cosmografica, &.c.” Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order

“Nouvelle methods de Geographic historique, &c.” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

“An Essay on the East-India Trade,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“A Plot and no Plot, or Jacobite Credulity,” Dennis, John a poet

“The Sham- Lawyer, or the Lucky Extravagant” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“I only borrowed two months.” Dryden, John an illustrious English poet

Born: Duchal, James a learned dissenting minister

Died: Eachard, John master of Catharine-hall (?–1697)

“Remarks on Mr. Whiston’s Theory of the Earth,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Fragmenta” Ephorus a Greek orator and historian

“Numismata; a discourse of medals, ancient and modern; together with some account of heads and effigies of illustrious and famous persons, in sculps and taille douce, of whom we have no medals extant, and of the uses to be derived from them. To which is added, a digression concerning physiognomy,” Evelyn, John celebrated as a philosopher (?–1706)

Died: Fabricius, John Lewis an eminent protestant divine of the seventeenth century

“An Explication of the Maxims of the Saints concerning the interior life.” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray

“Explanation of the Maxims of the Saints,” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray

“De futilitate Poetices,” Fevre, Tannegui Le a very learned man

Died: Firmin, Giles a nonconformist divine and physician

Died: Firmin, Thomas a person memorable for public benefactions and charities

“An Enquiry into the right use of Baths,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

Born: Foster, Dr. James an English dissenting minister

“Specimen eloquentiac exterioris ad orationem M. T. Ciceronis pro A. Licin. Archia accommoclatnm,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet

“The Lives of certain Martyrs,” Gallonius, Anthony a native of Rome

Died: Gethin, Lady Grace an English lady of uncommon parts

“Catalog! Librorum Manuscriptorum in Anglia & Hibernia in unum collecti,” Gibson, Edmund bishop of London

Born: Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Lettres sur les Progres de la Religion a la Chine,” Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit

Born: Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

Died: Grævius, John George a cele-. brated Latin critic

“Thesaurus GriEcarum Antiquitatum,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

Born: Hamberger, George Edward professor of chemistry and of the practice of medicine in the university of Jena

“Cogitationes super quatuor priora capita Geneseos,” Helmont, Francis Mercurius Van son of the preceding

“Ricovrati,” Heritier, Marie Jeanne L' de Villandon

Born: Hogarth, William a truly great and original genius (?–1764)

“Boadicea Queen of Britain,” Hopkins, Charles son of the preceding

“Traite de l'Existence de Dieu,” Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine

Died: Kuhnius, Joachim a learned German

“Elements of Arithmetic and Algebra,” Lagny, Thomas Fantet De an eminent mathematician

Born: Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

“A History of England,” Larrey, Isaac De a French historian

“Exercitationes quinque de Aquis Mineralibus, Thermis calidis, Morbis acutis, Morbis intermittentibus, Hydrope,” Leigh, Charles a naturalist and physician of the seventeenth century

“Exercitationes medicinales,” Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher

“A Letter to the Bishop of Worcester,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“Reply to the Bishop of Worcester,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“Lycophron,” Lycophron a Greek poet and grammarian

Born: Madox, Isaac a famous English prelate

“Catalogus Librorum Manuscriptorum Angliae & Hiberniae,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“Opera Posthnma,” Malus, Stephen Louis a distinguished mathematician

Died: Manby, Peter a Roman catholic writer

Born: Marin, Michael Angelo a writer of several romances or novels much esteemed in France

“Lexicon philologicum, in quo Latinae et a Latinis auctoribus usurpatae turn purae, turn barbaroe voces ex originibus declarantur, &c.: accedit Cadmus Graeco-Phoanix etGlossarium Isidori,” Martinius, Matthias a learned German divine of the Protestant persuasion

Born: Mascrier, John Baptist De a French abbé

Born: Meadowcourt, Richard an English critic

“A Discourse of Conscience, &c. with reflexions upon the author of Christianity not mysterious,” Milner, John a learned English divine

Born: Monro, Alexander, M. D. an eminent anatomist

Born: Morand, Sauveur Francis a French surgeon

“Anecdota Latina,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“An Office for Prisoners,” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

Died: Osiander, John Adam a Lutheran divine and professor

Born: Parisot, Peter famous for his adventures

“Snarronis Sturlonidac Hist, regum Septentrionalium,” Peringskiold, John a learned Northern antiquary

Died: Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman

“The History of the Peace of Westphalia,” Pfanner, Tobias the son of a counsellor at Augsburg

“Theologie du Coeur,” Poiret, Peter famous only for his love of mysticism and enthusiasm

Died: Pool, Matthew a learned Nonconformist

Born: Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

Born: St. Palaye, John Baptist De La Curne De an ingenious French writer

Died: Santeul, John Baptist in Latin Santolius

“Charron on Wisdom,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Died: Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

“Sciagraphia Templi Hierosolymitani,” Sturmius, Leonard Christopher son of the preceding

“Orcades, seu rerum Orcadensium historiae libri tres,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

Died: Towerson, Gabriel a learned English divine

Born: Trublet, Nicholas Charles Joseph a French abb of temporary fame

“Cornpleat history of the most remarkable Providences, both of Judgment and Mercy, &c. to which is added, whatever, is curious in the works of nature and art. The whole digested into one volume, under proper heads; being a work set on foot thirty years ago, by the rev. Mr. Pool, author of the ‘ Synopsis Criticorum;’ and since undertaken and finished by William Turner,” Turner, William a pious English divine

Died: Vincent, Thomas a nonconformist divine of great popularity

Died: Ward, John a learned and useful writer

“Sermons,” Wharton, Thomas an eminent English physician

“Three poems of St. Paul’s cathedral, viz. The Ruins (mentioned above), The re-building, The Choir,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century

1698

“Histoire de la Conspiration derniere d'Angleterre,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

“The Christian’s daily Sacrifice, on Prayer,” Addison, Lancelot son of Lancelot Addison a. clergyman

“Accessiones Histories,” Alberic a historian and monk of the Cistertian order

Born: Alberti, John professor of Divinity in the university of Leyden

“Etat politique de Grenoble,” Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny

“Fabularum Æsopicarurn delectus,” Alsop, Anthony a poetical and miscellaneous English writer

“Apologie del'amourqui nous fait desirer de posseder Dieu seul, &c. avec des remarques sur les maximes et les principes de M. de Fenelon,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

“Traite de PEglise,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

“The Plain Man’s Devotion, Part I. In a method of daily Devotion and, a method of Devotion for the Lord’s Day. Both fitted to the meanest capacities,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

Born: Baker, Henry an ingenious and diligent naturalist

Born: Ballerini, Peter And Jerom brothers

“Pyrosophia,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician

“Florus Danicus, sive Danicarum rerum a primordio regni ad tempera usque Christian! I. Oldenburgici Breviarium.” Bering, Vitus a Latin poet

Died: Berkeley, George Earl Of descended in a direct line from Robert Fitzharding

“Nouvelles de la llepublique des Lettres,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics

Died: Bernier, John a physician

“Synopsis rerum ab orbe condito gestarum, usque ad Ferdinandi imperium,” Besold, Christopher an eminent lawyer

“De Fornicatione cavenda,” Beverland, Adrian born at Midclleburgh in Zealand

“Notitiae auctorum juridicorum et juris arti inservientium, tria specimina,” Beyer, George another bibliographer

“A letter to Anthony Leeuvvenhoek concerning the animals which are sometimes found in the liver of sheep or some other animals.” Bidloo, Godfrey a famous anatomical writer

“Conspectus prcestantiorum scriptorum linguæ Latinæ;” Borrichius a very learned physician

“Thomre Magistri Dictionum Atticarurh Ecloga,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Born: Bouchardon, Edmund a French sculptor

Born: Bouguer, Peter a celebrated French mathematician

Died: Boyer, Claude of the French academy

“Medicinal experiments: or, a collection of choice remedies, chiefly simple, and easily prepared, useful in families, and fit for the service of the country people. The third and last volume, published from the author’s original manuscript; whereunto are added several useful notes, explicatory of the same,” Boyle, Robert the most illustrious philosopher of modern times

“History of Oliver Cromwell,” Burton, Robert was a name placed in the titlepages of a numerous set of popular volumes printed about the end of the seventeenth and beginning of the eighteenth century

Died: Calvert, James the son of Robert Calvert

Born: Chambre, Francis Illharrart De Là an ingenious doctor of the Sorbonne

Died: Ciampini, John Justin a learned Italian

“Cotelerii Patres Apostolici,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“Hypomnemata Juris,” Cocceius, Henry an eminent lawyer

Born: Contant, Peter an eminent French architect

“Specchio del mare Mediterraneo,” Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order

Born: Corte, Gotlieb professor of law at Leipsic

“Dictionarium antiquitatum Romanarum et Grsecarum,” Danet, Peteu a French cure at Paris

“Discourses on the public revenues, and of the trade of England. Part I. To which is added, a discourse upon improving the revenue of the state of Athens, written originally in Greek by Xenophon, and now made English from the original, with some historical notes by another hand,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“Histoire de Nestorianisme,” Doucin, Lewis a French Jesuit

Died: Echard, James an useful French biographer

“Twelve Sermons on special occasions and subjects,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Born: Ellis, John a miscellaneous writer of some reputation in the last age

Died: Evelyn, John third son of the former

“Enchyridion de formulis prescribendis, secundum method um Gaspari Crameri,” Eysel, John Philip a physician and medical writer

“Compendium Anatomicum,” Eysel, John Philip a physician and medical writer

“Animoe humanae Natura ab Augustino detecta,” Fardklla, Michael Angelo a celebrated professor of astronomy and natural history at Padua

Born: Fleming, Caleb a dissenting minister

“A Treatise on the Asthma,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“De Emphasibus Sac. Script,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

Born: Francois, Laurence a French abbé and very useful writer

“Sur le pecule des Religieux,” Gerbais, John a learned French ecclesiastic

“Hist, de PEditde P empereur de la Chine en faveur de la religion Chretienne,” Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit

“Considerations theologiques et critiques centre le Projet d'une nouvelle Version de la Bible,” Gousset, James an eminent protestant divine

Born: Griffet, Henry a French writer of considerable reputation

“Manethonis Apotelesmaticorum Libri sex, nunc primum ex Bibliotheca Medicea eruti,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Suetonius a Salmasio recensitus cum Emendationibus J. Gronovii,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Phaedrus,” Gudius, Marquard a learned critic

“Voces Typico-propheticiT,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

Died: Heidegger, John Henry a protestant divine of Switzerland

“Historia Papatfts,” Heidegger, John Henry a protestant divine of Switzerland

Born: Hildesley, Mark a worthy prelate

Died: Hoffman, Maurice a physician

Died: Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife

“Fifteen Sermons upon the fifth chapter of St. Matthew,” Horneck, Dr. Anthony an English divine

Born: Houbraken, Jacob an eminent engraver

Died: Howard, Sir Robert an English writer of some abilities and learning

“Geographies Veteris Scriptores Graeci Minores cum Dissertationibus & Armotationibus Henrici Dodwelli,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

“De Navigationibus Salomonis,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

Born: Hutchins, John a topographical historian

Born: Jortin, Dr. John a learned English divine

“Examination of Burnet’s Theory of the Earth,” Keill, John an eminent mathematician and philosopher

“The Anatomy of the Human Body abridged,” Keill, James an eminent physician of the mathematical sect

“Preface to sir Henry Spelman’s History of Sacrilege,” Kennet, White an English writer

“Tractatus de Calumniis Pagariorum in veteres Christianos,” Kortholt, Christian a learned professor of divinity at Kiel

“Quaestiones philosophies ex sacris Veteris et Novi Testament! aliisque scriptoribus,” Kuhnius, Joachim a learned German

“The History of Sin and Heresy,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“Reply, in answer to the Bishop’s second Letter,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

Born: Lockman, John a man of much literary industry

“Grammatica Amharicae liiifmse qua; est vernacula Habessinorum,” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

“Lexicon Amharico-Latinnm, &c.” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

Born: Maclaurin, Coun an eminent mathematician and philosopher

Died: Martignac, Stephen Algai, Sieur De seems to be one of the first French writers who practised the plan

“A Treatise on Religion, against the Atheists, the Deists, and the new Pyrrhonians,” Mauduit, Michael a divine of some eminence in France

Born: Maupertuis, Peter Louis Morceau De a celebrated French mathematician and philosopher

Died: Meninski, Franciscus A Mesgnien a most celebrated German orientalist

Born: Metastasio, Peter the most illustrious poet of modern Italy

Born: Mignot, Stephen a learned French canonist

“Poetical Translation of Psalms,” Milbourne, Luke a poetical writer of no very honourable reputation

“Notes on Dryden’s Virgil,” Milbourne, Luke a poetical writer of no very honourable reputation

“A View of the Dissertation upon the epistles of Phalaris, Themistocles, &c. lately published by the rev. Dr. Bentley. Also, of the examination of that Dissertation by the hon. Mr. Boyle,” Milner, John a learned English divine

“Explanationes sacrse et philologicae in aliquot V. et N. Testament! Loca,” Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant

Died: Morton, Richard an eminent physician

“The Advantages of a learned Education,” Nichols, William an English divine of great learning and merit (16641712)

“De Fcenore et Usuris,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“De Jur6 summi Imperii et Lege regia, Oratio habita,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

Born: Oglethorpe, James Edward a distinguished English officer

Died: Orleans, Peter Joseph D' a Jesuit who acquired a considerable reputation in his own country as a historian

Died: Palliot, Peter historiographer

Born: Pearsall, Richard a pious dissenting divine

Born: Pontoppidan, Eric bishop of Bergen

“Boethius de Consolatione Philosophise,” Rawlinson, Christopher of CarkhalL in Lancashire

Died: Redi, Francis an ancient Italian scholar and physician

Born: Richardson, William a learned English divine

Died: Richelet, Caesar Peter a French writer

“Libra veritatis,” Rittangelius, John Stephen a native of Forcheim

“Phsedrus,” Rittershusius, Conradus a learned civilian and philologer of Germany

Born: Savage, Richard an eminent instance of the uselessuess and insignificancy of knowledge

“Cases in parliament resolved and adjudged upon petitions and writs of error,” Shower, Sir Bartholomew an eminent lawyer

“Discourses upon Government;” Sidney, Algernon a strenuous champion for repub-­lican government

“Inscriptiones Grgecse. Palmyrenorum, cum scholiis Ed. Bernardi et Thotnse Smithi,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

“The English Works of sir Henry Spelman,” Spelman, Sir Henry an eminent English antiquary

Born: Spence, Joseph an English divine

“The Life of Sir Thomas Smith,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Died: Theophanes, Prokopovitch an historian who may be ranked among those to whom Russia is chiefly indebted for the introduction of polite literature

“Dionysii Orbis Descriptio, cum veterum scholiis et Eustathii commentariis. Accedit Periegesis Prisciani, cum notis Andrea Papii,” Thwaites, Edward a learned Saxonist

“Sermons,” Toland, John an English writer

“The Militia Keformed, &c.” Toland, John an English writer

“Histoire des Plantes qui naissent aux environs de Paris, avec leur usage dans la me'decine,” Tournefort, Joseph Pitton De a famous botanist of France

“An Argument, shewing that a standing army is inconsistent with a free government, and absolutely destructive to the constitution of the English monarchy;” Trenchard, John an English political writer

“Numismata imperatdram & Csesarum, a populis Romanae ditionis GriEce loquentibus ex omni modulo percussa,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist

Died: Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

Born: Warburton, William an English prelate of great abilities and eminence

1699

Born: Abresch, Frederic Louis an eminent Greek scholar and commentator

Died: Abriani, Paul of Vincenza

“the best Latin poem since the Æneid.” Addison, Joseph son of Dr (16721719)

Died: Aguirre, Joseph Saenz De a very learned man of the 17th century

“Traite de l'amour desouverain bien, &c.” Ameline, Claude a French ecclesiastic

Died: Anguier, Francis And Michael the sons of a mechanic in the town of Eu in Normandy

“Sermons,” Atterbury, Lewis eldest son of the preceding

Died: Barbeyrac, Charles an eminent French physician of the seventeenth century

Died: Bates, William an eminent nonconformist divine of the seventeenth century

Born: Beckingham, Charles a dramatic writer

“Excidium Trojanum,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

“Gli antichi sepolcri, owero Mausolei Romani et Etruschi, &c.” Bellori, John Peter a celebrated Italian antiquary

“An answer to the dissenters pleas for Separation, or an abridgment of the London cases; wherein the substance of those books is digested into one short and plain discourse,” Bennet, Dr. Thomas an eminent divine in the eighteenth century

Born: Benson, George a learned and eminent dissenting teacher

“De antiqua poetarum sapientia” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“La Medicina difesa contra la calunnie degli nomini volgari e dalle opposizioni del dotti, divisa in due dialoghi,” Bertini, Anthony Francis an Italian physician

“Tractatus de reformatione Calendarii Juliani et Gregoriani,” Billberg, John a Swedish astronomer

Born: Blair, Robert a Scotch divine and poet

“Oxford history of Plants,” Bobart, Jacob a German horticulturist

“Songe de Boccace, ou de Labyrinthe d' Amour,” Boccaccio, John one of the most eminent Italian poets and scholars

“In monumenta Coptica, seu Ægyptiacæ bibliothecæ Vatican brevis exercitatio,” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin

Born: Bowyer, William the most learned English printer of whom we have any account

Died: Bruyere, John De La one of those celebrated persons whose writings attract universal admiration

Born: Bullet, John Baptist a learned French writer

“Unparalleled Varieties,” Burton, Robert was a name placed in the titlepages of a numerous set of popular volumes printed about the end of the seventeenth and beginning of the eighteenth century

Born: Camus, Charles Stephen Lewis a celebrated French mathematician

Died: Canitz, The Baron Of a German poet and statesman

“Historia gentis & religionis Samaritanae ex nova Sichemitarum epistola aucta,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

“Ars Critica,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“De vita Theoxlorici regis Ostrogothorum,” Cochlæus, John a native of Nuremberg

“A Defence of the Short View, being a reply to Mr. Congreve’s amendments, &c. and to the vindication of the author of the Relapse,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“Theologise Christianae prinfcipia mathematica,” Craig, John a learned mathematician

Died: Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“An Essay on the probable Method of making the people gainers in the Balance of Trade,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“Rinaldo and Armida,” Dennis, John a poet

Born: Desbois, Francis Alexander Aubert De La Chesnaie a laborious Dictionary maker

“History of Physic,” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Animadversiones ad Nicolai Bergerii librog de publicis et militaribus imperii Romani viis,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic

“Des Memoires Politiques, pour servir a Pintelhgence de la paix de Ilyswic,” Dumont, John baron of Carlscroon

“Voyages en France, en Italie, en Aiiemagne, aMalte, et en Turkic,” Dumont, John baron of Carlscroon

“Dialogues posthumes du Sieur de la Bruyeresur le Quietisme,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“A Survey of the different dispensations of Religion, from the beginning of the world to the consummation of all things,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Compendium Physiologicum,” Eysel, John Philip a physician and medical writer

“Observationes Anatomico medicos selectiores,” Fantoni, John a celebrated physician

Died: Ferrand, Louis a French lawyer

“Specimen eloquentia exterioris ad orationem Ciceronis pro M. Marcello accommodatum,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet

“The Dispensary.” Garth, Sir Samuel a celebrated poet and physician

Died: Gerbais, John a learned French ecclesiastic

Born: Gravelot, Henry Francis Bourignon a French artist

“Dialogi Eucharistici,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

Died: Halket, Lady Anne a learned English lady

Died: Helmont, Francis Mercurius Van son of the preceding

Born: Hill, Robert was a man remarkable for his perseverance and talent in learning many languages by the aid of books alone

“Philosophical Transactions” Hooper, Dr. George an eminent English divine

“Dissertations sur le Messie,” Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine

“Gratius, de Venatione, cum notis,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

Born: Jussieu, Bernard brother of the preceding

“Rohault’s Philosophy.” Ibbot, Dr. Benjamin an ingenious and learned writer

“Harmonia sive concordia Evangelii,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“Epistolae ad principem suum Auguscum Saxonise dueem,” Languet, Hubert a native of France

“Lithophylacii Britannici Iconographia,” Lhuyd, Edward an eminent antiquary

Born: Martyn, John professor of botany at Cambridge

Died: Mead, Matthew a nonconformist divine of the seventeenth century

“Barrow’s Optical Lectures,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16431727)

Born: Nichols, Frank a physician and anatomist of eminence (?–1778)

“Julius Paulus sive, de Partus Expositione et Nece apud veteres, Liber singularis,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Introduction to the Roman and German history, from the foundation of Rome to the year 1699,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

“Judgment of the ancient Jewish church,” Philo, Judæus an ancient Greek writer

Born: Pitt, Christopher an English poet

“Traité de l'Orgueil,” Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence

“La Communion deVote,” Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence

Born: Pombal, Sebastian Joseph Carvalho marquis of

Died: Pomet, Peter born April 2

Born: Pothier, Robert Joseph son of a counsellor to the presidial of Orleans (16991772)

Died: Racine, John an illustrious French poet

“De veritate Religionis Christianas,” Rittangelius, John Stephen a native of Forcheim

Died: Rocaberti, John Thomas De a celebrated general of the Dominicans

“A method of resolving Indeterminate Questions in Algebra,” Rolle, Michel a French mathematician

“Lectiones Venusinae,” Rutgers, John an able critic and negociator

“Disputationes historic^ civiles,” Schurtzfleisch, Conrad Samuel a learned German

“The Mourner’s Companion, or Funeral Discourses on several texts,” Shower, John an eminent and pious divine

Died: Stillingfleet, Edward one of the most learned prelates of the seventeenth century

“Lessons for Youth and Old Age,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

“Mathesis Juvenilis,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

Died: Swift, Jonathan an illustrious English wit

“Musae Anglicanse,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“A Defence of the Vindication of king Charles the Martyr; justifying his majesty’s title to Efxcuv 'BacriMw, in answer to a late pamphlet entitled Amyntor,” Wagstaffe, Thomas a learned nonjuring divine and able writer

Died: Walker, Obadiah a learned divine

Born: Wharton, Philip, Duke Of son to the preceding

“Historia Histrionica; an historical account of the English stage, shewing the ancient use, improvement, and perfection, of dramatic representations in this nation. In a dialogue of plays and players,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century