Events noted in 1700

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1700

Born: Adam, Lambert-Sigisbert an eminent French sculptor

“A Treatise on the conformity between the Chinese ceremonies and the Greek and Roman idolatry, in order to confirm the apology of the Dominican Missionaries in China,” Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century

“De Loquela,” Amman, John Conrad a Swiss physician

Born: Arbuckle, James, A.M. was born in Glasgow

“Ecclesiastical History,” Arnold, Gothofred pastor and inspector of the churches of Perleberg

“An argument, proving that, according to the covenant of eternal life, revealed in the scriptures, man may be translated from hence into that eternal life without passing through death, although the human nature of Christ himself could not thus be translated till he had passed through death,” Asgill, John an ingenious English writer and lawyer

“Bart'lemy Fair, or an Inquiry after Wit,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

Died: Athias, Joseph a Jew rabbi

Died: Aubrey, John an eminent English antiquary

Died: Aviler, Augustine Charles D' descended from a family originally of Nanci in Lorraine

“Historia deortu et progressu Medicinse,” Aulisio, Dominico the son of Antonio Aulisio

Born: Ballyet, Emmanuel a French antiquary

“Regum et Imperatorum Romanorum Numismata, a, Rubenio edita,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

“Le Theatre des etats du due de Savoie, traduit du Latin de Bleau,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics

Born: Bernoulli, Daniel a celebrated physician and philosopher

Died: Bertoli, John Dominick an Italian antiquary of the last century

“Gulielmus Cowper criminis Literarii citatus coram tribunali nobiliss. ampliss. Societatis Britanno-Regiae,” Bidloo, Godfrey a famous anatomical writer

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

Died: Bohun, Edmund a voluminous political and miscellaneous writer of the seventeenth century

“Exercitaciones Philologicæ, in quibus Novi Fœderis nonnulla loca è profants maximè auctoribus Græcis iiiustrantur,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

“Pensees ingenieuses des Peres de l'Eglise,” Bouhours, Dominick a celebrated French critic

“the great ornament of our college.” Boyle, Charles earl of Orrery

Died: Brady, Robert a noted historian and physician of the seventeenth century

Born: Browne, Joseph provost of Queen’s-college

“Non compos mentis; or, the law relating to natural fools, mad folks, and lunatic persons,” Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary

Died: Casanata, Jerome a learned cardinal

Born: Cat, Claude Nicholas Le an eminent French physician and surgeon

“Orthographia Latina ex vetustis monumentis, hoc est nummis, marmoribus, &c. excerpta, digesta, novisque observationibtis illustrata,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

“The Perjured Husband,” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer

“The Historical Antiquities of Hertfordshire,” Chauncy, Sir Henry knt. author of the “Historical Antiquities of Hertfordshire

“Gemme antiche figurate,” Chausse, Michael Angelo De La a learned antiquary of Paris in the last century

Died: Chevillier, Andrew a doctor and librarian of the Sorbonne

“A Second Defence of the Short View, being a reply to a book entitled The ancient and modern Stages surveyed, &c.” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

Died: Cook, Henry an English artist

“Courtship Alamode,” Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow

Born: Dandre-Bardon, Michael Francis one of the professors of the academy of painting

“A Discourse upon Grants and Resumptions: shewing, how our ancestors have proceeded with such ministers as have procured to themselves grants of the crown revenue; and that the forfeited estates ought to be applied to the payment of public debts,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“Pro Testinonio Josephi de Jesn Christo, contra Tan. Fubrum et alios,” Daubuz, Charles a learned French protestant divine

Born: Delany, Mary the second wife of the preceding

“Iphigenia,” Dennis, John a poet

Born: Dyer, John an English poet

Died: Edema, Gerard a Dutch painter

Died: Ellis, Clement an English divine

“Matthei Devarii de particulis Grrecae Linguae, liber singularis,” Eschenbach, Andrew Christian a German divine and philologer

Died: Fabretti, Raphael a very learned antiquary of Italy

“De recordatione animae humame post fata superstitis.” Fabricius, John Albert one of the most eminenjt and laborious scholars of his time in Europe

“The Homily of S. Gregoire of Nazianzen, on charity to our neighbour,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet

Born: Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Born: Gifford, Andrew son of Emanuel

“Hist, des Isles Mariannes,” Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit

Born: Gottsched, John Christopher a German poet

“The History of the Bible, translated from the French,” Gough, Richard the Camden of the eighteenth century

“First Apology” Grabe, John Ernest the learned editor of the “Septuagint

“Life of archbishop Williams,” Hacket, John bishop of Lichfield and Coventry

“Tractatus de Successionibus apud Anglos, or a treatise of Hereditary Descents,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer

Born: Hamel Du Monceau, Henry Lewis Du an eminent French writer on rural ceconomy and vegetable physiology

Born: Hardinge, Nicholas a polite and ingenious scholar

“A System of Divinity,” Heidegger, John Henry a protestant divine of Switzerland

Died: Hopkins, Charles son of the preceding

“Amasia, or the works of the Muses, a collection of Poems,” Hopkins, John another son of the bishop of Londonderry

“Notse in Anthologiam Epigrammatum Grsecorum,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“Quaestiones Hieronymianae,” Jerom a very celebrated father of the church

Died: Joly, Claude a French writer

Born: Jones, John an English divine of some note for exciting a controversy respecting the Liturgy

“Traite historique, contenant le jugement d'un Protestant sur la Theologie Mystique,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“Miscellanies.” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

“Un Trait de Perspective,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“The Natural History of the Counties of Lancashire, Cheshire, and Derbyshire, &c.” Leigh, Charles a naturalist and physician of the seventeenth century

“The Church Catechism efcplained,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary

“The Piety of the Burmans;” Limborch, Pinup a celebrated professor of divinity in Holland

Died: Long, Thomas a learned divine of the church of England

Died: Maracci, Louis a learned author

Died: Martyn, John professor of botany at Cambridge

“Jani templum Christo nascente reseratum, seu Tractatus Chronologico-historicus vulgarem refellens opinionem existimantium, pacem toto terrarum orbe sub tempus Servatoris natale stabilitam fuisse,” Masson, John a reformed minister

“An Account of Mr. Locke’s religion, out of his own writings, and in his own words: together with observations, and a two-fold appendix,” Milner, John a learned English divine

“The Search after Truth.” Montmort, Peter Raymond De an able mathematician

“Hortatio ad studium lingua; Graecae et Hebraicae,” Moor, Michael a very learned divine of the Roman catholic persuasion

Born: Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Born: Nollet, John Anthony a French abbe

Died: Noris, Henry one of the most celebrated scholars of the seventeenth century

Died: Nostre, Andrew Le comptroller of the royal edifices of France

Born: Nutt, Joseph a very ingenious man

“Amyntas,” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr

“Memoirs of the Academy of Sciences,” Parent, Antony a French mathematician

“Almagesti Botanici Mantissa,” Plukenet, Leonard a celebrated English botanist

“Reason,” Pomfret, John an English poet

Died: Quin, James a celebrated actor

“De Morbis Artificum Diatriba,” Ramazzini, Bernardin an Italian physician

Died: Rance', Dom. Armand John Le Bouthillier De the celebrated abbe and reformer of the monastery of La Trappe

Died: Russel, William, Fifth Earl And First Duke Of Bedford was eldest son of Francis fourth earl of Bedford

Died: Savile, Sir George marquis of Halifax

“La Banque Romaine,” Sixtus Iv. is said by some writers to have been the son of a fisherman at Celles

Born: Titley, Walter a polite scholar

“Monumenta veteris Antii,” Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary

“Institutiones rei herbarise: sive, Elementa botanices,” Tournefort, Joseph Pitton De a famous botanist of France

Born: Towgood, Micajah a protestant dissenting divine of considerable eminence

Died: Tozzi, Luke an eminent physician

“A poem on Badminton -house, Gloucestershire.” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Verses on the death of the duke of Gloucester,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Turner, Francis an English prelate

Born: Van Swieten, Gerard one of the most celebrated physicians of the last century

“An appeal to all the true members of the church of England, in behalf of the king’s ecclesiastical supremacy, as by law established; by our convocations approved; and by our most eminent bishops and clergymen stated and defended, against both the popish and fanatical opposers of it, 1698,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

Born: Webb, Philip Carteret

Died: Woodfohd, Samuel a divine and poet

Born: Worlidge, Thomas an artist of considerable merit

Born: Zinzendorf, Nicholas Lewis count de

1701

“Tetrapla Alcoranica, sive Specimen Alcorani quadrilinguis Arabici, Persici, Turcici, et Latini,” Acoluthus, Andrew a learned Orientalist

“De Messiæ duplici adventu dissertationes duæ adversus Judeos,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“Dissertationes quatuor de mensis, lecticis, et poculis veterum,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Descriptio Frisiae inter Scaldis portum veterem et Amisiam,” Alting, Menso probably of fche same family

Born: Amory, Thomas a dissenting minister of considerable note

“Dissertation sur l‘usage de mettre la premiere pierre au fondement des edifices publics, addressée au prince electoral de Brandebourg, à l’occasion de la premiere pierre, qu‘il a posée lul même au fondement du temple qu’on construit pour les François Refugiez dans le quartier de Berlin nommé Friderichstadt,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“Dissertazione intorna alia patria di Ennio,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Germain e de Foix,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

Born: Beau, Charles Le first professor of rhetoric in the college of the Grassins

“Physiologica medica,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Born: Blackwell, Thomas an ingenious and very learned writer of the last century

“Tractatus ecclesiasticus de jure parochiali,” Boehmer, Justin Henning a very celebrated German lawyer

“Calendarium Romanum chronologorum causa constructum, &c.” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin

Born: Breitinguer, John James whom Meister calls the greatest reformer of the Swiss schools which the last century produced

“Burmannorum pietas, gratissimae beati parentis memoriae communi nomine ex^ hibita,” Burman, Francis one of the sons of the preceding

Born: Burrow, Sir James born in 1701

“Here valour has met with its deserts!” Catinat, Nicholas one of the ablest generals under Louis XIV. the son of the dean of the counsellors of parliament

Born: Chais, Charles an eminent protestant divine

Died: Chevreau, Urban was born at Loudun

Died: Codrington, Christopher a brave soldier and a distinguished benefactor to All Souls college

“Historical, geographical, genealogical, and poetical Dictionary.” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

Born: Condamine, Charles Marie De La chevalier de St

Born: Cruden, Alexander author of an excellent “Concordance of the Bible

“Concordance of the Bible,” Cruden, Alexander author of an excellent “Concordance of the Bible

Died: Danet, Peteu a French cure at Paris

Born: Daran, James a French military surgeon

“EsMiys upon the Balance of Power; the right of making War, Peace, Alliances; Universal Monarchy. To which is added, an Appendix, containing the records referred to in the second essay,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“A picture of a Modern Whig, in two parts,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“Systema Dissert, rar.” Daumius, Christian an eminent classical and philological scholar

“Primitive Sacrse, the reflections of a devout solitude, consisting of Meditations and Poems on divine subjects,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

“Grabe’s Spicilegium.” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

“Defense de la Censure de la Facultie de Theologie de Paris, contre les Memoires de la Chine,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“De la necessite de la Foi en Jesus Christ, &c.” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

Born: Emerson, William a very eminent mathematician

“A new jniscellany of original Poems on several occasion’s,” Finch, Anne, Countess Of Winchelsea a lady of considerable poetical talents

“Discourses on several subjects, viz. the Rise and Fall of Papacy,” Fleming, Robert son jof the preceding

“Geometrica dernonslratio theorematum Hugenianorum circa logisticam, seu Logarithmicam lineatn,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

“De Ortu et Progressu Juris Civiiis;” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar

Born: Guyon, Marie-Claude a French historian

“Meditations” Halket, Lady Anne a learned English lady

“Cent Nouvelles nouvelles,” Hoogue, Romain De a Dutch designer and engraver

Born: Hudson, Thomas a portrait-painter of some celebrity

Born: Hunauld, Francis Joseph an eminent anatomist and physician

“Historia Italiae et Hispaniae genealogica,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“Ecclesiastical Synods, and Parliamentary Convocations in the Church of England, historically stated, and justly vindicated from the misrepresentations of Mr. Atterbury,” Kennet, White an English writer

“An occasional Letter, on the subject of English Convocations,” Kennet, White an English writer

“De tribus Impostoribus magnis Liber, Edwardo Herbert, Thomse Hobbes, et Benedicto Spinosa oppositis,” Kortholt, Christian a learned professor of divinity at Kiel

“Terence,” Leng, John a learned English prelate

“De ratione et licentia metri Terentiani.” Leng, John a learned English prelate

“Theologia Evangelica,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine

Born: Malouin, Paul James an eminent French chemist and physician

Born: Maurepas, John Frederic Phelypeaux, Count Of grandson of the count de Pontchartrain

“Nundaeana et Patiniana,” Naudé, Gabriel a learned French writer and bibliographer

Died: Nicaise, Claude a celebrated French antiquary ia the seventeenth century

“An Introduction to a Devout Life, by Francis Sales, bishop and prince of Geneva; translated and reformed from the Errors of the Romish edition. To which is prefixed, a Discourse of the Rise and Progress of the Spiritual Books in the Romish. Church,” Nichols, William an English divine of great learning and merit (16641712)

“A Treatise of Consolation to Parents for the Death of theirChildren written upon the occasion of the Death of the Duke of Gloucester and addressed to the most illustrious Princess Anue of Denmark,” Nichols, William an English divine of great learning and merit (16641712)

“An Essay towards the Theory of the Ideal or Intelligible World; considering it absolutely in itself. Part I.” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

Died: Obrecht, Ulric a learned German

Died: Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician

Born: Pergolesi, John Baptist one of the most excellent of the Italian composers

“La Morale Chretien abregee,” Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence

“L'Art de Tourner,” Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier

“An Essay on ways and means to maintain the Honour and Safety of England,” Ralegh, Sir Walter or'Rawlegh

“The Constitutions and Rules of the Abbe of la Trappe,” Rance', Dom. Armand John Le Bouthillier De the celebrated abbe and reformer of the monastery of La Trappe

Born: Randolph, Thomas archdeacon of Oxford

“Ecclesiastical Power,” Richer, Edmund a learned French divine

“The Turkish History by Mr. Knolles and sir Paul Rycaut abridged,” Savage, John the benevolent president of the famous club at Royston*

“Historia Ensiferorum ordinis Teutonic!,” Schurtzfleisch, Conrad Samuel a learned German

Died: Scuderi, Magdeleine De sister of the preceding

Died: Sedley, Sir Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

Died: Shower, Sir Bartholomew an eminent lawyer

“The liberty and independency of the kingdom and church of Scotland asserted, from ancient records in three parts,” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

“Medicina universalis, theoretica et practica,” Sorbait, Paul a good medical writer

Died: Spanheim, Frederic brother of Ezekiel Spanheim

“Atuiquitatum Romanorum Syntagma,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

“The Life of Dr. John Elmer, bishop of London,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Died: Tempesta, Peter otherwise called Molyn

“Vocabularium Anglo-Saxonicum Lexico Gul. Somneri magna parte auctius,” Thwaites, Edward a learned Saxonist

Died: Treby, George a learned judge

“A Vindication of the Proceedings of some Members of the Lower House of Convocation,” Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester

“The Pretence to enter the Parliament-Writ considered,” Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester

“Trithemii Opera historica,” Trithemius, John a celebrated abbot of the Benedictine order

“Institute” Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family

“De ludis ssECularibus Academicae Questiones,” Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family

“A brief Disquisition of the Law of Nature, &c.” Tyrrell, James an English historian

“Historia JPtolemasorum yEgypti regum ad fidem numismatum accommodata,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist

“The Rights, Powers, and Privileges, of an English Convocation, stated and defended,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

Died: Williamson, Sir Joseph an eminent statesman and benefactor to Queen’s college

“Examination of Dr. Woodward’s Account of the Deluge,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

Born: Wray, Daniel a man of taste and learning

1702

Born: Adelburner, Michael a mathematician and physician

“Nectarii Patriarchte Hierosolymitani confutatio Imperil Papæ in Ecclesiam,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

Born: Antonini, Annibal brother to Joseph Antonini

“Poemata,” Aquino, Charles De a miscellaneous writer of considerable fame

“Elementa Theologiae,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

“Schediasma de Phalaride, M. Antonini scriptis, et Agapeti Scheda regia,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

Born: Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

Died: Arvieux, Laurence D' a French eastern scholar and traveller

Died: Astorini, Elias born in the province of Cosenza in the kingdom of Naples in 1651

“A translation of Apollonius on Conic Sections,” Astorini, Elias born in the province of Cosenza in the kingdom of Naples in 1651

“De motus Fermentativi causa,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Born: Attiret, John Denis a French Jesuit and painter

Died: Baan, John De an eminent Dutch painter

“De Spiritualibus Pecci, or notes concerning the work of God, and some that have been workers together with God, in the High Peak,” Bagshaw, William a nonconformist minister

Died: Barth, John a native of Dunkirk

“L'Histoire de Philippe Anguste,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

“De nummis Cretensium serpentiferis,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

“Lucernae sepulchrales J. P. Bellorii,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

“Composizioni poeticheconsistenti inrimesacre,eroiche, morali ed amorose,” Beregani, Nicholas, Count an Italian author of the seventeenth century

Born: Bergler, Stephen was born at Hermanstadt

“Memoirs of the academy of Paris,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

Died: Bidloo, Godfrey a famous anatomical writer

“Mysterii Ellipsios Grcecas expositi Specimen,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Died: Bouhours, Dominick a celebrated French critic

“A prefatory discourse to an examination of a late book, entitled ‘An Exposition, &c.’” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

“The Exposition given by my lord bishop of Sarum of the second Article of our Religion, examined,” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

“Remarks on the Examinist of the Exposition,” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

Died: Caraccio, Anthony baron of Corano

Died: Charpentier, Francis dean of the French academy

Born: Chaufepie, James George De author of a very useful Biographical Dictionary

Born: Chicoyneau, Aime Francis born at Montpellier in 1702

Died: Churchill, Sir Winston a distinguished English gentleman

“J. J. Claudii Dissertatio de Salutationibus Veterum, cui addita est Diatribe de Nutricibus et Paedagogis,” Claude, John James son of Isaac Claude

“Historia Fratrum Bohcmorum,” Comenius, John Amos a celebrated grammarian and protestant divine

Died: Commire, John a Jesuit

Born: Cooke, Thomas a poet and miscellaneous writer

“De civitate et ecclesia Settina;” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary

Born: Corsini, Edward a monk of the Ecoles-Pies

“Constitutiones de primitivis R. Mosis F. Maimonis, &c. cum versione et notis philologicis,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“The shortest Way with the Dissenters,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: Demours, Peter a French physician

Born: Doddridge, Philip an eminent dissenting divine

“Commendatory verses upon the author of prince Arthur and king Arthur.” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Exercitations, critical, philosophical, historical, theological, on several important places in the Old and New Testament,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Epigenes sive commentarius in fragmenta Orphica” Eschenbach, Andrew Christian a German divine and philologer

Born: Fagan, Christopher Barthelemi a French comic writer of some eminence within the last century

“Ancient Psychrolusy revived,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“Pharmacopreia extemporanea,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician

Died: Gale, Thomas celebrated for his knowledge of the Greek language and antiquities

Died: Gale, Samuel brother of the preceding

“Olynthian” Granville, George viscount Lansdowne

“SystemaTheologise propbeticse,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

Died: Hare, Dr. Francis an English bishop

“An Index to L'Estrange’s translation of Josephus,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

Born: Hebenstreit, John Ernest a celebrated physician and philologer of Leipsic

“A Scripture Catechism,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“Family Hymns,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

Died: Heywood, Oliver a nonconformist divine

“The Generous Conqueror, or the Timely Discovery,” Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas

“Franeker, 4to. 2. Also, <c Dissertation urn libri tres, quibus explicantur, &c. selecta juris publici, sacri, privatique capita,” Huber, Zacharias son of the former

“Origines de Caen,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“An English translation of the Life of Apollonius Tyaneus, from the French of Tillemont,” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine

Born: Jordan, Charles Stephen a person distinguished more by his connections than by his works

“Corpus Historic genealogicae Italiae et Hispaniae,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“The History of the Convocation summoned to meet Feb. 6, 1700, &c.” Kennet, White an English writer

“Nouvelles de la Republique de Lettres” King, Peter chancellor of England

“D Origine Mali,” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

“On the Cubature of the, Sphere,” Lagny, Thomas Fantet De an eminent mathematician

Born: Leake, Stephen Martin a herald and antiquary

Born: Lecchi, John Anthony a learned Italian mathe. matician

“A Sermon preached in Chester, against Marriages in different Communions,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“Bibliotheca Chemica curiosa,” Manget, John James a learned physician and laborious historian of that science

Born: Martine, George a physician

“Animadversions upon Mons. Le Clerc’s Rejections upon our Saviour and his Apostles, &c. primitive fathers, &c.” Milner, John a learned English divine

Born: Morris, Lewis a Welsh antiquary and poet

Born: Murray, James a clergyman of Scotland

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

Born: Oliveyra, Francis Xavier De knight of the military order of Christ

Born: Passemant, Claude Simeon an able French optician

“Gazophylacii Naturae jet Artis, Decades decem,” Petiver, James a famous English botanist

“an honest and learned, but perplexed lawyer.” Pollexfen, Sir Henry an English lawyer and judge

“Alexandra,” Potter, John archbishop of Canterbury (16741747)

Born: Purver, Antony one of the religious society called Quakers

Born: Querlon, Anne Gabriel Meusnier De born at Nantes April 15

Born: Ridley, Dr. Gloster a learned divine

Born: Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

“Nova litteraria Helvetica” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

“Memoirs of the reign of Charles I.” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

Born: Stillingfleet, Benjamin grandson to the preceding

“Series Dynastarum et Regum Daniae, a Skioldo Odini filio, ad Gormum Grandaevum,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

“On the deaths of king William, prince George, and queen Anne,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester

“An Answer to a third Letter to a Clergyman in defence of the entry of the Parliament- Writ,” Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester

“The Observator,” Tutchin, John a party writer in the reign of king James the second

Died: Villiers, George duke of Buckingham

“A short view of the Chronology of the Old Testament, and of the Harmony of the Four Evangelists,” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

Born: Yriarte, Juan De a learned and laborious Spanish writer

1703

Died: Addison, Lancelot son of Lancelot Addison a. clergyman

Died: Alsop, Vincent an English nonconformist of considerable note

“Le dernier triomphe de Frederic Guillaume le Grand, electeur de Brandebourg, ou discours sur la Statue Equestre érigée sur le Pont Neuf du Berlin,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“Tackers” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer

Born: Arntzenius, Otho brother of the preceding

Died: Audran, Girard the most celebrated artist of the family

“Disputatio de jure belli et pacis,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

Born: Ayloffe, Sir Joseph of Framfield in Sussex

“De Ecclesiasticae Hierarchise origine dissertatio,” Bacchini, Bernardin a very learned Italian scholar of the seventeenth century

“Acroamata, in quibus complures ad iatrochemiam, atqne physicam spectantia jucunda rerum varietate explicantur,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician

“Defense clu Tniite' des prejugez, &c.” Basnage, James

Born: Bate, James elder brother of the preceding

“Nouvelle allegorique, ou, Histoire des derniers troubles arrives au royaume d'eloquence,” Bauldri, Paul surnamed D'!Berville

“Numismata Pontificum Romanorum,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

Born: Bellin, Nicholas geographical engineer of the marine

Died: Bellini, Laurence an eminent Italian physician

Born: Beraud, Laurence a French mathematician and astronomer

Born: Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess

“De Kalendario et Cyclo Ciesaris ac de Paschali canone S. Hippolyti martyris, dissertationes dusc,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Apparatus of Nourri,” Bigne, Marguerin De La a priest

Died: Blancard, Nicholas a classical editor

“Reliquiae Bodleianse, or, some genuine remains of sir Thomas Bodley,” Bodley, Sir Thomas that illustrious benefactor to literature

“Dictionnaire de Musique,” Brossard, Sebastian De an eminent French musician

Born: Browne, Moses vicar of Olney in Buckinghamshire

“Lex Spuriorum; or, the law relating to bastardy, collected from the common, civil, and ecclesiastical laws,” Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary

“L'Avoisinement des Protestans avec TEglise Romaine,” Camus, John Peter an exemplary French prelate

“De angelis disputatio theologica,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

“Historia universalis brev-iter ac perspicue exposita, in antiquam et medii aevi ac novam divisa, cum notis perpetuis,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

“Notitia Orbis Antiqui,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

Died: Chamberlayne, Edward was descended from an ancient family

“Auxeus Constantini nummus, &c. explicatus,” Chausse, Michael Angelo De La a learned antiquary of Paris in the last century

Born: Cibber, Theophilus son of the above

Born: Clubbe, John rector of Whatfield

“Mr. Collier’s dissuasive from the Play-house: in a letter to a person of quality, occasioned by the late calamity of the tempest,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“Praeludia Anatomica,” Commelin, John a distinguished botanist

Born: Cosme, John De St. whose family name was Ba­Seillac

Born: De Missy, Cæsar a man greatly distinguished in the learned world

Born: Dick, Sir Alexander of Prestonfield

Born: Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

“Wit without Money.” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Traite de la Doctrine Chretienne et orthodox,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“Opera Gersoni,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

Died: Evremond, Charles De St. a writer

“Les Qualités du Quinquina,” Fagon, Guy Crescent an eminent French physician in the reign of Louis XIV. was born at Paris

Died: Falz, Raymond a celebrated medallist

“Case of Conscience,” Fouillou, James a celebrated licentiate of the Sorbonne

“De veteribus regum Francorum Diplomatibus, et arte secernendi antiqua' diplomata vera a falsis,” Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit

“Quadratura circuii et hyperbola3 per infinitas hyperbolas et parabolas geometrice exhibita,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

Died: Greenville, Denis a younger son of the preceding

“Notitia et illustratio dissertationis nuperse de morte Juda?,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding

“Reliquiae Bodleianae, or some genuine remains of sir Thomas Bodley, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Plinii Fpistolae et Paneg\ricus, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Eutropius.' Messala Corvinus. Julius Obsequens, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“The History of the Low Countries, from the abdication of Charles V. to the year 1598.” Hooft, Peter Cornelius Van a Dutch poet and historian

Died: Hughes, John an English poet

“Opuscula Posthuma,” Huygens, Christian a very celebrated mathematician and astronomer

Died: Hyde, Dr. Thomas a very learned writer

Born: Jenyns, Soame an elegant and ingenious writer

Died: Johnson, Samuel an English divine of remarkable learning and steadiness in suffering for the principles of tha 1History of the Spalding Society.—Nichols’s Bowyer. 39Revolution in 1688

Died: Kidder, Dr. Richard a very learned English bishop

“Nouvelles de la Republique des Lettres” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

Died: Kunckel, John a celebrated chemist

Died: Lalande, James De an able counsellor

“De Cymbalis veterum libri tres,” Lampe, Frederic Adolphus a German protestant divine

Born: Law, Edmund bishop of Carlisle (?–1787)

Died: Le Cene, Charles a learned protestant divine

“Cassandra, concerning the new Associations,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“History of Cromwell,” Leti, Gregory a voluminous writer of history

Born: Levret, Andrew an eminent French surgeon and accoucheur

Born: Lieberkuhn, John-Nathaniel a Prusian anatomist

“Let him study the holy scripture, especially the New Testament. It has God for its author; salvation for its end; and truth, without any mixture of error, for its matter.” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

Born: Lynar, Rochus Frederic Count a Danish statesman and scholar

“Animadversiones et Supplementa ad Coccei Lexicon Hebraeum,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine

“The Life of Dom Ranqe, abbe and reformer of La Trappe,” Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit

Died: Mascaron, Julius an eminent French preacher

Born: Miller, James a political and dramatic writer

Born: Morell, Thomas an able classical scholar and editor

Died: Nuvolone is the name of a family of painters

Born: Orleans, Lewis Duke Of a learned and pious prince of the s blood royal of France

“Reponse aux principaux articles, qui sont dans le 23 Journal de Paris de Tan 1703, touchant la premiere partie de son Algebre,” Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician

Born: Parcieux an able mathematician

“Q,. Curtius in integrum restitutus, et vindicatus ab immodica atque acerba nimis crisi viri ciarissimi Joannis Clerici,” Perizonius, James a learned German

Died: Perrault, Charles younger brother to the preceding

“Antiquité de la Nation & de la Langue de Celtes,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman

“Dissertation touchant L'ancienne demeure des Cananeens,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman

Died: Pomfret, John an English poet

“Appendix Angustiniana,” Prosper, St. of Aquitaine

“Oratio de Palingenesia literarum in terris nostris,” Rycke, Theodore De a learned critic

“A Collection of Letters of the Ancients, whereby is discovered the morality, gallantry, wit, humour, manner of arguing, and in a word the genius of the Greeks and Romans,” Savage, John the benevolent president of the famous club at Royston*

“Truth and Excellency of the Christian Religion against Jews, Infidels, and Heretics.” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Died: Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

Born: Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary

Died: Sybrecht, John a landscape painter

Died: Thiers, John Baptist a learned doctor of the Sorbonne

“A Prologue to the University of Oxford,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Abramule,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Nummi antiqui familiarum Romanarum perpetuis interpretationibus illustrati,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist

Died: Viviani, Vincentio a celebrated Italian mathematician

Died: Wallis, John an eminent English mathematician (16161703)

Born: Warner, Ferdinando a very voluminous writer

Born: Wesley, John the most celebrated of the family

Died: Wheler, Sir George a learned traveller

“Paraphrase and commentary on the New Testament,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

Born: Worthington, William a learned English divine

1704

Died: Acoluthus, Andrew a learned Orientalist

“Les Gouverneurs et Lieutenants au Gouvernement du Dauphiné,” Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny

“Orationes,” Aquino, Charles De a miscellaneous writer of considerable fame

Born: Argens, John Baptiste De Boyer, Marquis D' one of those writers who contributed to the general desolation of government

“Dissert, sup. Arist.” Aristeas a prefect or officer under Ptolemy Philadelphus

Born: Artigni, Anthony Gachet D' canon of the cathedral church at Vienna

“Essay on Peace and War,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

“A fair way with Dissenters and their Patrons, not writ by Mr. Lindsay, or any other furious jacobite, whether a clergyman or a layman but by a very moderate person and dutiful subject of the queen,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

“Prefazione alle Poesie Toscane di Ansaldo Ansaldi,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

“Dictionnaire Universel,” Basnage, Henry

Born: Battie, William an English physician of considerable eminence (17041764)

Born: Belgrado, James an eminent Italian mathematician

Died: Bellocq, Peter valet-de-chambre to Louis XIV

Born: Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist

Born: Berthier, William Francis a French writer of considerable note

“History of the Academy of the Sciences,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

Born: Bianchini, Joseph nephew of the preceding

“De exulibus Grcecis iisdemque litterarum in Italia instauratoribus,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

Died: Bossuet, James bishop of Meaux

Died: Bourdaloue, Lewis a Jesuit

Born: Boyd, William a descendant of the preceding

Born: Broughton, Thomas a learned divine

Died: Brown, Thomas of facetious memory^ as Mr

Died: Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary

“Declaration of the divers preheminences or privileges allowed by the laws and customs of England, unto the firstborn among her majesty’s subjects the temporal lords in parliament,” Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary

“A defence of his father,” Burman, Francis one of the sons of the preceding

“A Vindication of the twenty-third Article of Religion, from a late Exposition, ascribed to my lord bishop of Sarum.” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

Died: Buxtorf, John James either son or nephew to the preceding

Born: Carr, George a clergyman of the episcopal church in Scotland

Died: Carstares, William a political character of considerable fame in Scotland

Born: Chapman, John was the son of the rev

Died: Chaufepie, James George De author of a very useful Biographical Dictionary

“Careless Husband,” Cibber, Colley poet-laureat to George II. and a dramatic writer of considerable genius

Born: Clemencet, Charles was born at Painblanc

Died: Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“De re llustica,” Constantine Vii., Porphyrogeneta son of Leo the Wise

“VetusLatium,profanum et sacrum,” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary

“Dissertation on the works of St. Evremont,” Cotolendi, Charles an advocate in the parliament of Paris

Born: Cramer, Gabriel an eminent mathematician

“Decas Thesium Theologicarum,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“Love at first Sight,” Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow

“Homerus Hebraeus, sive Historia Hebraeorum ab Homero, Hebraicis hominibus ac sententiis conscripta, in Odyssea et Iliade, exposita et illustrata,” Croese, Gerard a protestant divine

“Essays upon Peace at Home and War Abroad, in two parts,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

Born: Desportes, John Baptist Rene' Pouppe'E physician to the king of France

“Les interets de PAngleterre, mal entendiis dans la guerre presente,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic

Died: Duche De Vancy, Joseph Francis born at Paris

“Pentateuchus Historicus,” Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding

“Four Pastoral Letters,” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray

“Supplement a la Diplomatique,” Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit

Died: Gousset, James an eminent protestant divine

“Thesaurus Antiq. & Histor. Italia?,” Grævius, John George a cele-. brated Latin critic

“LeRime,” Guidi, Alexander an Italian poet

Born: Haen, Anthony De professor of medicine in the university of Vienna

Born: Hamilton, William of Bangour

“Index to Clarendon’s History of the Rebellion,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

Died: Hemskirk, Egbert another painter

Died: Henao, Gariel De a voluminous Spanish author

“The Communicant’s Companion,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

Died: Hericourt, Julian De an ingenious member of the academy at Soissons

“Lapis Lydius Materiae Medicae,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

Died: Hospital, William-Francis-Antony, Marquis De L' a great mathematician of France

“Dionysii Halicarnassensis opera omnia,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

“Pieces Fugitives,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“Vie de St. Norbert Fondateur des Premontres,” Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French

Born: Jaucourt, Louis De a man of a noble family

“Exposition of the Parables,” Keach, Benjamin a Baptist divine of considerable note in his day

“The case of Impropriations, and of the Augmentation of Vicarages^ &c.” Kennet, White an English writer

“Preface to sir Henry Spelman’s and Dr. Ryve’s two tracts,” Kennet, White an English writer

“Mully of Mountown,” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

“Le Glossaire du Droit François,” Lauriere, Eusebius James De a celebrated lawyer

“Dissertation sur le Nourriture des Os,” Lemery, Louis son of the preceding

“The Wolf stripped of his Shepherd’s Cloathing, in answer to * Moderation a Virtue,'” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“The Bishop of Sarum’s [Burnet’s] proper Defence, from a Speech said to be spoken by him against occasional Conformity,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“A Continuation of the Ecclesiastical History began by Hornius,” Leydecker, Melchior an eminent protestant divine

Died: Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

Born: Lye, Edward a learned linguist and antiquary

Born: Malone, Edmond a gentleman of great literary research

“De Concordia,” Marca, Peter De one of the greatest ornaments of the Gallican church

“Poems,” Marchetti, Alexander a physician

Born: Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“Account of Poisons,” Mead, Richard a most distinguished physician

Died: Menzini, Benedict an Italian poet

“In Aurelium Celsum et Quintum Serenum Sammonicum Epistolce quatuor,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist

“Optics, or a Treatise of the Reflections, Refractions, and Inflections, and the Colours of Light,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“Tractatus duo de Speciebus & Magnitudine Figurarum Curvilinearum,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

Born: Newton, Thomas an eminent English prelate

“Diocletianus et Maximianus; sive, de Transactione et Pactione Criminum,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

Born: Pegge, Samuel an eminent and laborious antiquary

“An Epistle to the King on the glorious Success of his Arms,” Pellegrin, Simon Joseph an abbe

Died: Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier

Born: Pococke, Richard who was distantly related to the preceding

“Fœdera;” Rymer, Thomas an antiquary and critic

“New Historic cal account of St. George for England, and the original of this order,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

“History of Mexico” Solis, Antonio De an ingenious Spanish writer

“Bibliotheca Philosophica,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

“Physicae modernae compendium,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

Born: Taylor, John a learned critic and philologist

“Taurobolium antiquum,” Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary

Died: White, Robert an eminent engraver

“Miscellanies,” Worthington, Dr. John an excellent divine of the church of England

1705

Born: Adam, Nicholas-Sebastian brother of the preceding

Died: Aicher, Otho a benedictine father

“Fasti Consulares,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Lettera discorsiva al March. Giovani GioSeffo Orsi, dove si tratto dell' origine e progressi de signori accademici Spioni, e delle varie loro lodevoli applicazioni,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“De obsoniis et condimentis, sive de arte coquinaria,” Apicius

“Scnatorum Mediolanensium ex collegio judicum Cremonae ab ipso erecto, usque ad hocc tempora continuata series,” Arisi, Francis an Italian lawyer

“De Bibliorum Textibus Originalibus,” Aristeas a prefect or officer under Ptolemy Philadelphus

“Bibliotheca politico-heraldica,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

Born: Artedi, Peter a Swedish physician and naturalist

“The Christian Religion, as practised by a daughter of the Church of England,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

Died: Aunoy, Marie Catherine Jumelle De Berneville, Comtesse D' widow of the count d'Aunoy

Died: Ayres, John an eminent English penman of the seventeenth century

“Isidori Clarii ex Monacho Episcopi Fulginatis Epistolse ad amicos, hactenus ineditac,” Bacchini, Bernardin a very learned Italian scholar of the seventeenth century

“Oraison funebre de M. Pierre Creagh,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Histoire de l'ancien et du nouveau Testament,” Basnage, James

Born: Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St

“Diatriba de Pharsalici conflictus mense et die, cum accessionibus et prefatione Henrici Leonard! Schurztleischii,” Beau, John Baptiste Le a learned French Jesuit

“Serious reflections on the scandalous abuse and effects of the Stage, a sermon,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

Died: Berault, Michael pastor and professor of theology at Montauban

“Electa processus executivi, processorii, provocatorii et matrimonialis,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“De Virgilio oratore,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“Rime varie,” Bernardoni, Peter Antony an Italian poet

Born: Bidermann, John Theophilus a very learned and voluminous German writer

Born: Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer

Born: Blackburne, Francis the celebrated author of the “Confessional

“Eliza, a poem in ten books,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Solon” Bladen, Martin of Albro'-hatch

“Relationes quaedam Arnoldi Blair monachi de Dumfermelem et Capellani D. Willelmi Wallas Militis. Cum Comment.” Blair, John a monk of the order of St

Born: Blondel, James Francis nephew of the preceding

“Letters” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian

“Commentatio in Grotii librum de jure belli ac pacis,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian

“Select dissertationes in Sac. Scripturam,” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin

Born: Broschi, Carlo was born the 24th of January

Born: Brown, Ulysses Maximilian De a celebrated general of the eighteenth century

Born: Browne, Isaac Hawkins esq. F. R. S. and a very ingenious and elegant poet of the last century

“Opticae disputationes,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

“The Stolen Heiress, or the Salamanca Doctor outwitted.” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer

“Rudimentorum Methodi Fiuxionurn inversae Specimina, adversus Abr. De Moivre.” Cheyne, George a physician of considerable eminence and singular character

“Opuscula,” Clarius, Isidorus one of the most learned divines in the sixteenth century

“Supplement,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“Hist, genealogique de la Maison de Gondi,” Corbinelli, James a man of wit and learning of the sixteenth century

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

Born: Daun, Leopold Count a celebrated Austrian general

Died: Dawes, Sir William archbishop of York

“Gibraltar, or the Spanish Adventure;” Dennis, John a poet

“Occasional Communion fundamentally destructive of the discipline of the primitive catholic Church, and contrary to the doctrine of the latest Scriptures concerning Church Communion;” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Born: Duclos, Charles Dineau born at Dinant in Bretagne

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

“The Twin-Rivals,” Farquhar, George an ingenious comic writer

Born: Fothergill, George principal of St

Born: Fox, Henry

Born: Ganganelli, John Vincent Antony who was elevated to the popedom by the name of Clement XIV. was the son of a physician

Born: Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician

“Fundamentum doctrines motus gravium,” Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician

“Ad Hyacinthum Christophorum Epistola,” Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician

Died: Gourville, John Herauld De a French politician

“Sejani et Rufini dialogus de Laderchiana historia S. Petri Damiani,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

Died: Guillet, De Saint George, Guy a French historian

Born: Hartley, David an ingenious physician and phU losopher

“Justin,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“A Treatise on the Dispensations allowed in Lent,” Hecquet, Philip a French physician of singular merit and skill

“Four Discourses against Vice and Immorality,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“I have had much satisfaction this year (1703) in my non-conformity, especially by reading Mr. Hoadly’s books, in which I see a manifest spirit of Christianity unhappily leavened by the spirit of conformity.” Hoadly, Benjamin a prelate celebrated for his controversial talents

Born: Hoadly, Benjamin eldest son of the bishop of Winchester

“Posthumous Works,” Hooke, Robert an eminent English mathematician

Died: Howe, John a learned non-conformist divine in the seventeenth century

“Sophocles,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

“Auctuarium,” Labbe, Philip a celebrated Jesuit

“Le veritable Esprit des Disciples de S. Augustin,” Lallemant, James Philip a Jesuit

“The Danger of Priestcraft,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“The principles of Dissenters concerning Toleration, and occasional Conformity,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

Born: Mason, John a non-conformist divine

Died: Menestrier, Claude Francis a Jesuit

“Dissertatio de Generatione et Metamorphosibus insectorum Surinamensium,” Merian, Maria Sibylla a lady much and justly ceJebrated for her skill in drawing insects

Born: Moore, Philip rector of Kirkbride

Born: Moser, George Michael an artist of much reputation and amiable character

Born: Muller, Gerard Frederick a celebrated German traveller and writer

“Prolegomena, &c. in librum, cui titulus, Elucidatio Augustiniange de divina gratia doctrinae,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Lettere ai generosi e cortesi Letterati d'ltalia,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Born: Murray, William, Earl Of Mansfield an eminent English lawyer

“The New Testament translated into English from the Latin, with marginal notes,” Nary, Cornelius an Irish Roman catholic divine

“A Letter on Church Government, in answer to a pamphlet entitled The Principles of the Protestant Reformation,” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

Died: Nesse, Christopher a non-conformist divine of considerable learning

Died: Nyssenus, Gregory

“Mathematical and Physical Researches,” Parent, Antony a French mathematician

Born: Parsons, James an excellent physician and polite scholar

“Dissertation sur les anciennes & veritables bornes de la Terre Promise,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman

“The Lives of Painters.” Piles, Roger De an ingenious Frenchman

“Traité des Fougeres de l'Amerique,” Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier

“Les Principes solides de la Religion Chretienne,” Poiret, Peter famous only for his love of mysticism and enthusiasm

Died: Rapin De Thoyras, Paul an eminent historian

Died: Ray, John an eminent English natural philosopher

“De Religione Moharnmedica libri duo,” Reland, Hadrian an eminent orientalist

“Epistolse celebrium Virorum,” Rittershusius, Conradus a learned civilian and philologer of Germany

Born: Robertson, William a very learned divine

Born: Rosel, John Augustus a painter and entomologist

“De Gestis Gul. Valise,” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

“The Essay towards a proposal for Catholic Communion, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

“Paraphrase on the Epistles and Gospels,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Died: Strange, Sir John an able lawyer

“Bibliotheca Historica,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

“De Vita et Scriptis Geo. Adam Struvii,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

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

Died: Suicer, John Gaspard a learned German divine

“Historia VinJandiae antiquae,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

Died: Trigland, James a learned divine

Died: Tronchin, Theodore the first of a considerable family of learned men in Geneva and France

Born: Tucker, Abraham an ingenious English writer

Died: Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family

“Dissertatio super Aristea, de 70 interpretibus,” Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer

Born: Vanloo, Charles brother to the preceding

Born: Vergne, Louis Elizabeth De La count de Tressan

“Military Discoveries” Walker, Sir Edward an useful historical writer and herald

“Thesaurus Ling. Vet. Septen.” Wanley, Humphrey a literary antiquary of great learning and accuracy

“The necessity and usefulness of the Christian IleveJation, by reason of the corruptions of the principles of natural religion among Jews and Heathens,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

“Historia Lexicorum Hebraicorum,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“Reflections,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

Died: Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet

1706

“A collection of Travels in France, Italy, England, Holland, and Russia,” Aa, Peter Vander an eminent bookseller (16591733)

“A collection of Voyages in the two Indies,” Aa, Peter Vander an eminent bookseller (16591733)

“Scriptores rerum Gerrn. septentrional.” Adam Of Bremen so called because he was a canon of that church

Died: Agnelli, Joseph a learned Jesuit

“Aug. Hermanni Franke manuductio ad lectionem Scrip. Sac.” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

Died: Amelot De La Houssaye, Nicholas called by some Abraham Nicholas

Born: Amhurst, Nicholas an English political and miscellaneous writer

“Delia vita di Scipione Ammiralo, patrizio Leccese, libri tre,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Lexicon philosophicum,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

Born: Artaud, Peter Joseph born at Bonieux in the comtat-Venaissin

“Six familiar Essays upon Marriage, Crosses in Love, and Friendship,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

“A letter to Dr. Francis Atterbury, concerning Virtue and Vice,” Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

Born: Baskerville, John a celebrated printer

“Histoire des Juifs,” Basnage, James

“L'histoire secrette du Connetable de Bourbon,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

Died: Bauldri, Paul surnamed D'!Berville

Died: Bayle, Peter a French writer who once made a great figure in the literary world

“Ecclesia Antediluviana vera et falsa,” Bebele, Balthazar a Lutheran divine

“The evil and danger of Stage Plays,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

“The temple of Music,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

Born: Belchier, John was born in the year 1706

“Electa jurisprudentise criminalis,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“The French church’s apology for the church of England or the objections of dissenters against the articles, homilies, liturgy, and canons of the English church, considered, and answered upon the principles of the reformed church of France. A work chiefly extracted out of the authentic acts and decrees of the French national synods, and the most approved writers of that church,” Bingham, Joseph the writer of several tracts on theological subjects

Died: Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist

“Catalogue of the Orders, Religious, Military, and Equestrian, with plates representing their several habiliments,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

Born: Boyle, John earl of Cork and Orrery

Born: Brooke, Henry an amiable and ingenious writer

“Essays, ecclesiastical and civil,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding

“Unfortunate Court Favourites 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: Chastelet, Gabriel Emilia De Breteuil, Marchioness descended of a very ancient family of Picardy

“Le Pitture antiche delle Grotte di Roma e del Sepolcro di Nasoni, &c.” Chausse, Michael Angelo De La a learned antiquary of Paris in the last century

Died: Cinelli, John a physician at Florence

“Rights of the Christian Church,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

Died: Cradock, Samuel an eminent writer among the nonconformists

“C. Julii Caesaris, et A. Hirtii quas extant omnia,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Memoirs of the Academy of Sciences at Paris.” Ditton, Humphrey an eminent mathematician

“An Epistolary Discourse, proving, from the scriptures and the first fathers, that the soul is a principle naturally mortal; but immortalized actually by the pleasure of God, to punishment, or to reward, by its union with the divine baptismal spirit. Wherein is proved, that none have the power of giving this divine immortalizing spirit, since the apostles, but only the bishops,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Born: Dollond, John an eminent optician

“Secret Memoirs of Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester,” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Leicester’s Ghost;” Dudley, Robert baron of Denbigh

“Fair Example,” Estcourt, Richard well known both as an actor and a writer

“Description of the Church of the Invalids,” Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding

“Posthums, quibus accedunt illustrium eruditorum ad eutn Epistolse,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet

Born: Fuessli, John Gaspard a Swiss artist

Born: Goodal, Walter a Scotch antiquary

Born: Green, John an English prelate

Died: Gryphius, Christian son of the preceding

Died: Hamel, John Baptists Du a very learned French philosopher and divine

Died: Hody, Humphrey an eminent English divine

Died: Hoffman, John James professor of Greek at Bale

Born: Hopkins, William an Arian writer

“Bibliotheque Choisee,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“The Complete History of England,” Hughes, John an English poet

“Paraphrase with Notes on the Book of Psalms according to the Translation retained in our Common Prayer- Book,” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors

Died: Joyner, William second son of William

“A complete History of England, &c.” Kennet, White an English writer

“Account of the Society for propagating the Gospel in foreign parts,” Kennet, White an English writer

“An Essay towards a Paraphrase on the Psalms, in Verse; with a Paraphrase on the third Chapter of the Revelations,” Kennet, Basil younger brother of the preceding

“Entretiens sur lea Sciences, et sur la Methode d'Etudier,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“Demonstration, ou Preuves eVidentes de la Vérite et Sainted de la Morale Chretienne,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“Onomasticon,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

Born: Leechman, William a learned Scotch divine

“A Warning for the Church of England,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

Born: Martini, John-Baptist known all over Europe by the name of Padre Martini

Born: Menard, Leo a counsellor in the presidial court at Nismes

“Adversaria Anatomica,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist

“Disput. de Inflammatione,” Nettleton, Thomas a physician and miscellaneous writer

“De Religione ab Imperio Jure Gentium libera Oratio,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Observationum Libri duo,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Dissertatio de miraculo Piscinae Bethesdae,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Born: Pattison, William an unfortunate poet

“Eight Letters to Dr. Wells,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Quick, John an eminent nonconformist

“De mente Concilii Tridentini circa Gratiam per se efficacem.” Reginald, Anthony a Dominican of the seventeenth century

“Dissertationum Miscellanearum Partes Tres,” Reland, Hadrian an eminent orientalist

Born: Rosen, Nicholas an eminent physician

Born: Sauvages, Francis Boissier De the inventor of modern nosology

Died: Schalken, Godfrey an ingenious painter

“The truth and excellence of the Christian Religion asserted, against Jews, infidels, and heretics; in sixteen sermons preached at Boyle’s Lectures,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

“Rochefoucault’s Maxims,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

“Groenlandia antiqua, seu veteris Groenlandiae descriptio,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

“Verses on baron Spanheim,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Wagenseil, John Christopher a very learned German

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

“Dionysius’s Geography,” Wells, Edward a learned English divine

Born: Williams, Anna an ingenious English lady

“Dissertatio de Zabiis,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“Origenis Philosophumena recognita et nods illustrata,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“The Account of Architects and Architecture,” Wren, Christopher a learned and illustrious English architect and mathematician

1707

“The History of the Campagnes 1548 and 1549: being an exact account of the martial expeditions performed in those days by the Scots and French on the one side, and the English and their foreign auxiliaries on the other: done in French by Mons. Beague, a French gentleman. Printed in Paris 1556, with an introductory preface by the translator,” Abercromby, Patrick a physician and historian

Born: Adams, William master of Pembroke College

Born: Alcock, Nathan an English physician of considerable celebrity as a practitioner

“De Exilio,” Alcyonius, Peter a learned Italian

“Lithotomia, overo del cavar la Pietra,” Alghizi, Thomas a very celebrated lithotomist

Born: Allen, Anthony an English lawyer and antiquary

“Dissertatio de J. C. Domini nostri anno et mense natali,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“The Prophecies which Mr. Whiston applies to the times immediately following the appearance of the Messiah, considered and examined,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“Traité des Eunuques, par C. Dollincan,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“De propria ratione qua res supernaturales a rebus naturalibus differunt,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

“Tableau de la Cour de Rome,” Aymon, John a Piedmontese author

Died: Baglivi, George an eminent Italian physician

“Reponse a l'histoire des Onicles de M. de Fontenelle,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Tomyris, Reine des Mussagetes,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady

“Des Instructions Pastorales;” Belsunce, Henry Francis Xavier De bishop of Marseilles

Born: Bentham, Edward canon of Christ-church

“Dissert, tres de Lino,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Died: Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century

Born: Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

“Index locorum scripture sacra,” Bigne, Marguerin De La a priest

“Founder of the poetical lectures,” Birkhead, Henry a modern Latin poet

Born: Blanchet, Francis a French abbé of considerable talents and amiable character

“Enchiridion Precum, cum introductione de natura Orationis,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St

“De ortu atque progressu Philosophise moralis,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

“De Socrate, singular! boni ethici exemplo,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

“Observatiunes Misceilanex ad loca quaedam cum Novi Fcederis, turn externorum Scriptorum Græcorum,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

“An account of Church-government and governors, wherein is shewed that the government of the church of England is most agreeable to that of the primitive church; for the instruction of a near relation, who had been brought up among the Dissenters,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

Died: Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland

Born: Buffon, George Louis Le Clerc, Count Of the most eminent French naturalist of the eighteenth century

“A letter to Mr. Hoadly, in answer to his Defence of the Reasonableness of Conformity.” Calamy, Edmund a very eminent divine among the nonconformists

“Commentaire litteral sur tous les livres de l'Aneten et da Nouyeau Testament,” Calmet, Augustine a learned Benedictine of the college of St

Died: Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

Died: Cavendish, William the first duke of Devonshire

Died: Charleton, Walter a very learned physician

Born: Church, Thomas was born in 1707

“A letter to the learned Mr. Henry Dodwell, containing some remarks on a pretended demonstration of the immateriality and natural immortality of the soul, in Mr. Clarke’s answer to his late epistolary discourse,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“A reply to Mr. Clarke’s defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell with a postscript to Mr. Milles’s answer to Mr. Dod well’s epistolary discourse,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Reflections on Mr. Clarke’s second defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“De jure precum primariarum,” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary

Born: Cotton, Nathaniel an English physician

Born: Crebillon, Claude Prosper Joliot De son of the preceding

“Dissertations historiques sur divers sujets,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer

“Collectanea de Cyrillo Lucario,” Cyrillo, Dominic

“M. Minucii Felicis Octavius,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Sermons preached upon several occasions before king William and queen Anne,” Dawes, Sir William archbishop of York

“Orpheus and Eurydice,” Dennis, John a poet

“Dionysii Geographia emendata,” Dionysius, Periegetes was an ancient poet and geographer

“Acta Eruditortim,” Ditton, Humphrey an eminent mathematician

“A farther prospect of the Case in View, in answer to some new objections not then considered,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Died: Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Treatise on the Sacrament,” Earle, Jabez a dissenting minister of considerable note

Died: Edelinck, Gerard an eminent engraver

“Veritas redux, or evangelical truths restored,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Born: Ernesti, John Augustus was born at Tacnnstadt in Thuringia

Born: Euler, Leonard a very eminent mathematician

“Traité de la noblesse des Capitouls,” Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer

“Systema Planetarum,” Falconet, Camille born at Lyons in 1671

Born: Fielding, Henry beyond all comparison the first novel-writer of this country

Died: Filicaia, Vincent De a celebrated Italian poet

“Poesie Toscane di Vincenzo da Filicaia,” Filicaia, Vincent De a celebrated Italian poet

Born: Flexman, Roger, D. D. a dissenting clergyman of considerable learning and industry

“The Physicians’ Pulsewatch,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“Pietas Hallensis,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

Died: Gerbillon, John Francis one of the Jesuit missionaries in China

Born: Gilchrist, Ebenezer a Scotch physician of eminence

Born: Goldoni, Charles an eminent modern Italian dramatist

Died: Gramont, Philibert, Count Of son of Antony duke of Gramont

“A treatise on the original Institution, &c. of Parliaments,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer

Born: Harte, Walter an English poet and divine

Born: Hoare, William an ingenious and amiable English artist

“Opnscula Anatomico-Chirurgica,” Hoorne, John Van a distinguished anatomist and physician

Born: Horbery, Matthew a learned English divine

Born: Huber, John James a celebrated anatomist

“De Vita Pythag. Liber. Gr. et Lat. ex emendatione et cum notis Ludolphi Kusteri,” Jamblicus a native of Chalcis in Ccelosyria

“Defensio S. Augustini adversus Jo. Phereponum,” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine

Born: Ihre, John professor of rhetoric and politics in the university of Upsal

Born: Le Blanc, John Bernard Le historiographer of buildings of the academy della Crusca

“Homer’s Iliad,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

“Archasologia Britannica, giving some account additional to what has been hitherto published of the languages, histories, and customs, of the original inhabitants of Great Britain, from collections and observations in travels through Wales, Cornwall, Bas Bretagne, Ireland, and Scotland, Vol, I. Glossography *.” Lhuyd, Edward an eminent antiquary

Born: Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Born: Lyonet, Peter an eminent naturalist

“De constructione aequationum differentialium primi gradus,” Manfredi, Gabriel brother to the preceding

“A Bible with short notes,” Martin, David a protestant divine

Born: Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

Died: Morin, Lewis a French physician and botanist

Born: Mounteney, Richard an English lawyer

“Great duty of frequenting the Christian Sacrifice,” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

Died: Pettyt, William student of the Middle Temple

Born: Pringle, Sir John baronet (17071782)

Died: Regis, Peter Sylvan a French philosopher

Born: Riccati, Vincent an able mathematician

Born: Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence

Died: Ruinart, Thierry a French theologian

Died: Sherlock, Dr. William a learned English divine

Born: Skelton, Philip . a worthy and learned clergyman of Ireland

“Phaedra and Hippolitus,” Smith, Edmund one of those writers who

“Vitae quorundam eruditissimorum & illustrium virorum,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

Died: Stepney, George an English poet and statesman

Died: Stratford, Nicholas a pious and learned bishop of Chester

“Tyrocinia mathematica,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

“The second pa/t of the Wolf stripped of Shepherd’s cloa thing, in answer to a late book entitled The Rights of the Christian Church asserted, published at London in March,” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“Two treatises, one of the Christian Priesthood, the other of the dignity of the Episcopal Order, formerly written, and npw published to obviate the erroneous opinions, fallacious reasonings, and bold and false assertions, in a late book entitled The Rights of the Christian Church; with a large prefatory discourse, wherein is contained an Answer to the said book; all written by George Hickes, D. D.” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“A thorough examination of the false principles and fallacious arguments advanced against the Christian Church, Priesthood, and Religion, in a late pernicious book, ironically entitled The Rights of the Christian Church asserted, &c. in a dialogue between Demas and Hierarcha: humbly offered to the consideration of the nobility and gentry of England; by Samuel Hill, rector of Kilmington, and archdeacon of Wells.” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“Appendix to Pierius Valerian us’s treatise De Infelicitate Literatorum,” Tollius, James a physician and very learned man

Born: Tooke, Thomas was born in East-Kent

Died: Vandervelde, William called The Young

Died: Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre, Seigneur De marechal of France

“La Dixme Roïale,” Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre, Seigneur De marechal of France

“History of Infant Baptism” Wall, William the able defender of infant-baptism

“Essay on the Revelation of St. John;” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

“Arithmetic* Universalis,” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

“Reflections on some assertions and opinions of Mr. Dodweli, contained in a hook entitled ' An Epistolary discourse proving from the Scripture and first fathers, that the soul is a principle naturally mortal. Shewing the falsehood and the pernicious consequences of them. To which is added an answer to a pamphlet, entitled, some passages in Dr. Whitby’s paraphrase and annotations on the New Testament contrary to Scripture and the received Doctrine of the Church of England,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

1708

Died: Adimari, Lewis a satirical poet of the same family with the preceding

Born: Ambrose De Lombes, Pere a pious and learned capuchin

“A devout collection of Divine Hymns and Poems, on several occasions,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“The Re-union of Christians translated from the French,” Atterbury, Lewis eldest son of the preceding

“Suite de la Reponse, &c.” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

Born: Batoni, Pompeo one of the greatest painters of the last century

Died: Battely, Dr. John an English antiquary

“Funeral Sermon” Beaufort, Margaret the foundress of Christ’s and St

“Essay on singing David’s psalms,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

“Responsa ex omni jure,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“Origines Ecclesiastics, or the Antiquities of the Christian Church,” Bingham, Joseph the writer of several tracts on theological subjects

“Plain directions for reading the Holy Bible,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St

“Institutiones medicae in usus exercitationis annuae domesticos,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Prselectiones publicae de morbis oculorum,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Boyse, Samuel the only son of the preceding

“Historia judicii habiti annis 1618 and 1619^ de tribus captivis, Barnevelt, Hogerbeets, et Grotio,” Brandt, Gerard a learned ecclesiastical historian

Died: Brandt, John the youngest son of Gerard

“Two letters on the times wherein Marriage is said to be prohibited,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“AlbiiTibulli quse extant, &c.” Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland

Born: Bruys, Francis born at Serrieres in the Maconnois in 1708

Born: Campbell, John an eminent historical

Born: Chomel, James Francis a French physician

“A farther Vindication of the Short View, &c. in whjch the objections of a late book, entitled A Defence of Plays, are considered,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“An answer to Mr. Clarke’s third defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Letter concerning Enthusiasm,” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury

Died: Corneille, Michael born at Paris in 1642

“Vindiciae Veterum Scriptorum, contra Hardouinum,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer

Born: Dalin, Olaus Von a learned Swede

Born: Dawes, Richard a learned critic

“An Essay upon the Execution of the Laws against Immorality and Profaneness. With a Preface addressed to her Majesty’s justices of the peace,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

“An Explication of a famous passage in the Dialogue of S. Justin Martyr with Tryphon, concerning the immortality of human souls. With an Appendix, consisting of a letter to the rev. Mr. John Norris, of Bemerton; and an expostulation relating to the late insults of Mr. Clarke and Mr. Chishull,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

“Treatise of Faith and Justification,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“A treatise on the weights and measures of various nations, and on the value of the coins of the ancients,” Eisenschmidt, John Caspar was born at Strasbourg Sept. 25

Died: Fosse, Antony De La nephew of the former

“Feb. 7, 1700. Ordered, that in consideration the bishop of Gloucester has a long time, at his own charge, provided a lecturer in this parish, and been otherwise kind and bountiful to the same, that the chancel of this parish church be forthwith put in good repair at the charge of the parish.” Fowler, Edward a learned English prelate

“System of the Heart,” Gamaches, Stephen Simon a writer of some eminence

Born: Gaubil, Antony one of the French missionaries in China

Died: Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit

“Origines mundi, et in eo regnorum,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

Born: Guthrie, William a miscellaneous writer and compiler

Born: Hagedorn, Frederic a celebrated German poet of the last century

Born: Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Died: Hare, Henry, Lord Colerane third and last baron of that name and family

Born: Hayes, William an eminent musical composer

Born: Hayman, Francis an English artist

“Livy,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“A Letter containing an account of some Antiquities between Windsor and Oxford, with a list of the several pictures in the school gallery adjoining to the Bodleian library,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Select Colloquies of Lucian, and his Timon,” Hemsterhuis, Tiberius one of the most famous critics of his country

Died: Heusinger, John Michael a celebrated Saxon divine and scholar

Died: Hickeringill, Edmund a half-crazy kind of writer

Died: Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine

“Clergyman’s Vade-Mecum,” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors

“Recherches Historiques et Genealogiques des Grands d'Espagne,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“Stemma regium Lusitanicum,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“The Christian Scholar, in rules and directions for children and youth sent to English schools,” Kennet, White an English writer

“Bibliotheque choisie,” Kuster, Ludolf a learned critic

“Philologia Barbaro-Grseca,” Lang, John Michael an able Protestant divine

“An Examination of Malebranche’s Opinion of seeing all Things in God.” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“Methode Hebraique du P. Renou,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer

“Synopsis Apocalyptica; or a short and plain Explication and Application of Daniel’s Prophecy, and St. John’s Revelation, in consent with it, and consequential to it; by G. E. of C. tracing in the steps of the admirable lord Napier of Merchiston,” Mackenzie, George viscount Tarbat

“Museum Chymicum,” Maier, Michael a celebrated German alchymist and rosicrucian of the seventeenth century

Born: Marchmont, Hugh Hume, Campbell, Third Earl Of a nobleman of great learning and accomplishments

“Eight Sermons,” Martin, David a protestant divine

Died: Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments

“Gccasional Thoughts in reference to a virtuous and Christian Life.” Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments

Died: Maucroix, Francis De a French translator

Born: Mittarelli, John Benedict a learned monk and historian of the order of the Camaldoli

“Some Letters to Mr. Locke,” Molyneux, Thomas The preceding William Molyneux had also a brother

“Introduzione alle paci private,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Born: Norden, Frederick Lewis an eminent geographer and traveller

“A Philosophical Discourse concerning the Natural Immortality of the Soul, wherein the great question of the Soul’s Immortality is endeavoured to be rightly stated and cleared,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

“The natural Mortality of the Human Souls clearly demonstrated from the Holy Scriptures, and the concurrent Testimonies of the Primitive Writers,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

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

“History of the Apostles’ Creed,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Born: Olivieri, Hannibal a learned Italian antiquary

“Consideration on the sixth Chapter of the Abridgment of the London Cases, relating to Baptism and the sign of the Cross,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Born: Petit, Anthony a celebrated French anatomist

Died: Philips, John an Lnglish poet

Born: Pitt, William earl of Chatham

“A Dictionary of anonymous and pseudonymous Authors,” Placcius, Vincent an eminent philologer of Hamburgh

“A large and curious Account of the Amianthos or Asbestine Linen,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England

Died: Poupart, Francis a celebrated anatomist and physician

“Roscius An^licanus, or an Historical View of the Stage,” Purcell, Henry an eminent musician

“Callipaedia” Quillet, Claudius an ingenious French writer

Born: Racine, Bonaventure a French ecclesiastical historian

“Analyse Demontree,” Reyneau, Charles-Rene commonly called Father Reyneau

Died: Rooke, Sir George a brave naval officer

Died: Saint-John, Henry lord viscount Bolingbroke

“Itinera Alpina,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

“Piscium querelse et vindicise,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Died: Schurtzfleisch, Conrad Samuel a learned German

“Triumphs for the Inauguration of the Lord-mayor,” Settle, Elkanah a poetaster

Died: Stillingfleet, Benjamin grandson to the preceding

Died: Stork, Abraham a Dutch painter of sea-pieces

Died: Tallents, Francis a non-conformist divine of considerable eminence and learning

“Itinera Alpina,” Thorpe, John a physician and antiquary

Died: Tyson, Edward a learned physician

Died: Vaillant, John Francis Foi son of the preceding

Died: Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer

Born: Wall, John a learned physician and medical writer

Died: Walsh, William an English critic and poet

Died: Witsius, Herman a very learned and eminent divine of North Holland

1709

“Aurelianus de Morbis acutis et chronicis,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Memoires concernant les vies et les ouvrages de plusieurs modernes celebres dans la Republique des Lettres,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

Born: Ashworth, Caleb a dissenting minister

Died: Atkyns, Sir Robert lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Reflections on a late scandalous report about the repeal of the Test Act.” Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

Died: Bacici, John Baptist Gauli surnamed the Painter

Died: Bagshaw, Henry brother of the above

Born: Banks, John an English miscellaneous writer of some note

Born: Barbeu Du Bourg, James a physician

“Traite de jeu,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding

“Entretiens sur la Religion,” Basnage, James

“De Thennis Carolmis commentatio,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Born: Bignicourt, Simon De a counsellor of the presklial of Rheims

“Oratio de usu ratiocinii mechanici in Medicina,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Aphorisini de cognoscendis et curandis morbis, in usum doctritirc Medicinse,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Bollioud-Mermet, Louis a French writer

“Musaeum collegii Romani Kircherianum,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

“Septuagint,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Died: Bourdelot, Peter Bonnet physician in ordinary to Louis XIV. and first physician to the duchess of Burgundy

Born: Brett, Sir Piercy, Knt admiral of the blue

Born: Brosses, Charles De a French writer of great learning

Born: Brown, James an English traveller and scholar

“History of the Lives of English Divines,” 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: Cally, Peter a celebrated French philosopher

Died: Chaise, Francis De La a Jesuit of uncommon abilities

Born: Champion, Joseph a celebrated English penman

“Universal Martyrology,” Chastelain, Claude canon of the cathedral church of Paris

“Universal Medicince Theoricse pars prima, seu Physiologia, ad usum scholae accommodata,” Chomel, James Francis a French physician

Born: Colle, Charles secretary and reader to the duke of Orleans

“An essay concerning the use of reason in propositions, the evidence whereof depends upon human testimony:” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Gallia Orientalis,” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant

“Des opuscules critiques & historiques,” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant

Died: Corneille, Thomas brother to the preceding

“Memoirs of Literature,” Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order

Died: Cowper, William a celebrated surgeon and anatomist

“Thesaurus secretorum curiosorum, in quo curiosa, ad omnes corporis humani, turn internes turn externos, morbos curandos, &c. continentur,” Cramer, Gabriel an eminent mathematician

Born: Dalton, John, D. D. was born in 1709

“Leg principes du Blason en quatorze planches,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

“Reflections upon the Constitution and Management of the Trade to Africa, through the whole course and progress thereof, from the beginning of the last century to this time,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“History of the Union” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: De La Cour, James an Irish poetical writer

“Muse’s Mercury,” Dennis, John a poet

Born: Dodwell, William was born at Shottesbrooke

“Histoire de la ligue de Cambrai, faite Tan 1508, centre la republique de Venise,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic

“Programma de antiquissimo Helmstadiistatu,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

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

Born: Elizabeth, Petrovna daughter of Peter the great

Died: English, Hester a French woman by extraction

“Journal de Verdun,” Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer

Died: Faydit, Peter a priest of Riom

“Osservazioni sopra l'antichita di Roma descritte nel Diario Italico del Montfaucon,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

“History of hot and cold Bathing, ancient and modern, with an Appendix by Dr. Baynard,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

Died: Fontaine, Nicholas a voluminous French writer

Died: Galle, Servatius a Dutch writer

Born: Gesner, John a canon of Zurich

Died: Gibson, Richard commonly called the Dwarf

Born: Gmelin, John George a physician and eminent botanist

“An Essay towards a Paraphrase on the Psalms,” Godeau, Anthony a learned French bishop and writer

“Satire Menipee,” Godefroi, Denys the third of that name

“Selecta ex Historia Litteraria,” Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran

“Meletemata Annebergensia,” Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran

Died: Graat was an historical painter

“Disquisitio geometrica in systema sonorum D. Narcissi (Marsh) archiepiscopi Armachani,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

Born: Gresset, John Baptist Lewis a French poet of considerable eminence

“Minutii Felicis Octavius: accedunt Csecilius Cyprianus de Idolorum Vanitate, & Julius Firmicus Materuus de Errore profanarum Religionum,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding

“A History of. the Orders of Knighthood,” Gryphius, Christian son of the preceding

Died: Hanckius, Martin a learned German professor

Born: Harris, James esq. an English gentleman of very uncommon parts and learning

“The Pilgrim, or the happy Convert, a pastoral tragedy,” Harrison, William a young gentleman high in esteem

“Ethica amoris,” Henry De St. Ignace an able divine

Died: Holt, Sir John knight

“Memoires de Trevoux” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

Born: Jerusalem, John-Frederick William an eminent German divine

Born: Johnson, Samuel one of the most eminent and highly-distinguished writers of the eighteenth century

Died: Inglis, Hester a lady celebrated for her skill in calligraphy

“The French favourite, or the seven discourses of Balzac’s Politics,” Kennet, White an English writer

Born: Kortholt, Christian grandson of the preceding

Born: Ladvocat, John Baptist an useful and agreeable French writer

Died: Lamoignon, Christian Francis De eldest son of the preceding

“Vigerus de praecipuis Grsecae dictionis idiotismis,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

“Commentarii tie scriptoribus Britannicis,” Leland, John an eminent English antiquary

Died: Lhuyd, Edward an eminent antiquary

“A Journey to London.” Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher

“Bibliotheca Sacra, sive syllabus omnium ferme Sacrse Scripture eclitionum ac versionum,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer

Born: Ludwig, Christian Theophilus a botanical writer

Born: Lyttelton, George an elegant English writer

Born: Mably, Gabriel Bonnot, Abbe' De a celebrated French political and miscellaneous writer

“An Essay against Arianism, and some other Heresies; or a Reply tp Mr. William Whiston’s Historical Preface and Appendix to his Primitive Christianity revived,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

Born: Margraf, Andrew Sigismond a celebrated chemist

Died: Mauduit, Michael a divine of some eminence in France

Died: Mauriceau, Francis an eminent French accoucheur

Born: Mettrie, Julien Offray De La a very eccentric French author and physician

“Epistola ad Jo. Albert. Fabricium,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“De Forma emendandi doli mali in contrahendis negotiis admissi apud Veteres,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Dissert, de adoratione Dei Patris per Jesum Christum,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

“Philostratus,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Died: Papin, Isaac some time a minister of the church of England

Died: Pechantre, Nicolas De a French wit

Died: Piles, Roger De an ingenious Frenchman

Born: Pompignan, John James Le Franc marquis of

“Essay on Criticism,” Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets

Born: Puy, Louis Du perpetual secretary of the academy of inscriptions and belles lettres

Born: Ramsay, Allan son of the preceding

“The Apologies of the Fathers, with a dissertation on the right use of the Fathers,” Reeves, William an English divine

Born: Rezzonico, Anthony Joseph, Count an excellent scholar

Born: Robinson, Richard archbishop of Armagh

“Turcaret,” Sage, Alain Rene' Le the first of French novelists

“Herbarium Diluvianum,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Born: Shebbeare, John a notorious political writer

Born: Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer

“Ignatii Epistolae,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

“Three short treatises, viz. 1. A modest plea for the Clergy, &c. 2. A Sermon of the Sacerdotal Benediction, &c. 3. A Discourse published to undeceive the people in point of Tithes, &c. formerly printed, and now again published, by Dr. George Hickes, in defence of the priesthood and true rights of the church against the slanderous and reproachful treatment of The Rights of the Christian Church,” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“Adversaria; or truths opposed to some of the falsehoods contained in a book called The Rights of the Christian Church asserted,” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“The natural history of Superstition,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

“Considerations on the public debts,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

Born: Tronchin, Theodore a celebrated physician

Born: Wagenaar, John a Dutch historian

“Answer to the Representation of the House of Lords on the state of the Navy,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

Born: Whitehead, Paul an English poet and satirist

Born: Williams, Charles Hanbury a statesman and wit of considerable temporary fame

Died: Williams, John an able divine

Born: Wilmot, John Eardley a learned lawyer

Died: Wirz, John an artist

“Phcenix Paulina, a poem on St. Paul’s cathedral,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century

1710

Born: Ahlwardt, Peter professor of logic and metaphysics at GreifewaJd

Died: Aldrich, Henry an eminent scholar and divine

“This Latin work, consisting of ten octavo volumes, was printed at Paris and at Venice in 1698; in 1701 he added another volume; and they were all printed together at Paris, in two volumes folio, in 1703, with a collection of Latin letters, which had been printed separately. In 1703 he published tf A commentary upon the four Gospels,” Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century

“Rapporti di Parnasso,” Amenta, Nicholas an Italian lawyer and miscellaneous writer

“Traite de la generation des Vers dans le corps de I'homme,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

“Remarques de medicine sur differents sujets, principalement sur ce qui regard e la Saignee et la Purgation,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

“Martini Grandini opera,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

Born: Arne, Thomas Augustine an eminent English musician

“De jure divino; or, an assertion, that the title of the house of Hanover to the succession of the British monarchy (on failure of issue of her present majesty), is a title hereditary, and of divine institution,” Asgill, John an ingenious English writer and lawyer

“Directions for the Conversation of the Clergy collected from the Visitation Charges of the. right reverend father in God, Edward Stillingfleet, D. D. late lord bishop of Worcester,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“De Motu Musculari,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Died: Audran, Germain was the eldest son of Claude

“Annalium libri vii. ad annum usque 1533, cum notis Gundlingii,” Aventin, John author of the Annals ofBavaria

Died: Auria, Vincent born at Palermo

“Les Synodes nationaux des Eglises reformees de France,” Aymon, John a Piedmontese author

Born: Barbeau De Labruyere, John Lewis born at Paris in 1710

“Historia Medicinge,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician

Died: Basnage, Henry

“Anacreon,” Baxter, William an eminent grammarian and critic

“Selecta Disetetica, seu de recta ac convoniente ad sanitatem vivendi ratione tractatus,” Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note

Born: Bernard, Peter Joseph a French poet

Born: Bertier, Joseph Stephen of the oratory

Died: Betterton, Thomas a celebrated English actor

“The great necessity and advantage of Public Prayer and frequent Communion. Designed to revive primitive piety with, meditations, ejaculations, and prayers, before, at, and after the sacrament,” Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century

“A defence of the book of Psalms, collected into English metre by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and others with critical Observations on the New Version, compared with the Old,” Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century

“Histofia hepatica, seu de Hepatis structura, usibus et morbis,” Bianchi, John Baptist a celebrated Italian anatomist

Born: Boccage, Mary-Anne Le Page, Du an eminent literary lady of France

“Index plantarum qnae in horto academico LugJuuoBatavo reperiuntur,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Booth, Barton a celebrated tragic actor

“Political State of Great Britain,” Boyer, Abel a lexicographer and miscellaneous writer

“Of Education, with respect to grammar-schools and universities,” Brokesby, Francis was born at Stoke Golding

Born: Buonamici, Castruccio an Italian historian

“Unhappy Princesses, or the history of Anne Boleyn, and Lady Jane Grey,” 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: Butler, Alban author of the “Lives of the Saints

Born: Cantemir, Antiochus son of the above

Died: Chazelles, John Matthew De a French mathetician and engineer

Died: Chudleigh, Lady Mary who had the character of a very philosophic and poetic lady

“Priestcraft in perfection” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

Born: Costard, George a learned clergyman of the church of England

“A Letter to Isaac Bickerstaff, occasioned by a Letter to the Examiner,” Cowper, William earl Cowper

Died: Coxeter, Thomas a faithful and industrious collector of old English literature

“Astrea lacrirnans,” Coxeter, Thomas a faithful and industrious collector of old English literature

Died: Croese, Gerard a protestant divine

“Scripta varia in causa beatificationis et canonrzationis J. F. Regis,” Daubenton, William a French Jesuit

Born: Demainbray, Stephen Charles an ingenious electrician

Born: Denne, Samuel youngest son of the preceding

“A Second Essay upon the Execution of the Laws against Immorality and Profaneness. Wherein the case of giving informations to the magistrate is considered, and objections against it answered. By John Disney, esq. With a Preface addressed to grand juries, constables, and churchwardens,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

Died: Dryden, Erasmus Henry Dryden’s third son

“Notas in Pentateuchem,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“Remarks on the archbishop of Dublin’s sermon,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Born: Ehret, George Dionysius an ingenious botanical painter

Born: Ellis, John an eminent naturalist

Born: Ferguson, James an eminent experimental philosopher

Born: Fevret De Fontette, Charles Marie great grandson of the former

Born: Frye, Thomas an ingenious artist

Born: Geddes, James the eldest son of an old and respectable family in the shire of Tweedale

“Life of Betterton,” Gildon, Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“De infinitis infinitorum, et infinite parvorum ordinibus disquisitio geometrica,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

“The Sacrament of the. Lord’s Supper explained to the meanest capacities,” Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate

Died: Gros, Nicholas Le a learned French theologian

Died: Guglielmini, Domenick an eminent Italian mathematician

Born: Hammond, James well remembered as a man esteemed and caressed by the elegant and great

“An Essay upon Public Credit,” Harley, Robert afterwards earl of Oxford and earl Mortimer

Born: Heberden, William an eminent physician and very accomplished scholar

“Artes Jesuiticse in sustinendis novitatibus laxitatibusque Sociorum;” Henry De St. Ignace an able divine

Born: Henry, David an ingenious printer

“A Method for Prayer,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

Died: Hertius, John Nicholas a celebrated civilian

“Notitia veteris Francorum regni,” Hertius, John Nicholas a celebrated civilian

Born: Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

“Dionysius Longinus,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

Died: Hughes, John of a different family from the former

Born: Hussey, Giles a distinguished artist (17101787)

Died: Ken, Thomas the deprived bishop of Bath and Wells

“Convocation Sermon,” Kennet, White an English writer

“A true Answer to Dr. SacheverelPs Sermon before the Lord-Mayor, November 5 of that year.” Kennet, White an English writer

“A Vindication of the Divine Attributes,” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

“A friendly Letter from honest Tom Boggy, to the Rev. Mr. Goddard, canon of Windsor, occasioned by a sermon preached at St. George’s chapel, dedicated to her grace the duchess of Marlborough,” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

“Political Considerations,” King, Dr. William son of the rev

Died: Kirch, Godfrey the first of a family of astronomers

Died: Lainez, Alexander a French poet

“Prodromus historic litterariae,” Lambecius, Peter a very learned writer

“Instituts Coutumiers,” Lauriere, Eusebius James De a celebrated lawyer

“Brissonii de regio Persarum principatu,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

“The good Old Cause, or lying in truth; being a second Defence of the bishop of Sarum from a second Speech,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

Died: Ludolph, Henry William also a native of Erfurt

“La scienza Cavalleresca,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Memoirs of Europe towards the close of the eighth century,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“The principles and duties of the Christian religion,” Mapletoft, John a very learned Englishman

Born: Melmoth, William son of the above

“A Treatise concerning Christian Prudence; or the Principles of Practical Wisdom fitted to the use of Human Life, designed for the better Regulation of it,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

Born: North, George an English antiquary

Born: Paciaudi, Paul Maria antiquary and librarian to the duke of Parma

“Vindiciae Fratrum Dissentientium in Anglia,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Rerum per Europam saeculo sexto-decirno maxime gestarum Commentarii Historici,” Perizonius, James a learned German

“Christian Morality,” Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian

Died: Poisson, Nicholas Joseph a native of Paris

“The Justification of the Moral Reflections, against the Problem,” Quesnel, Pasquier a celebrated French ecclesiastic

Died: Roemer a Danish astronomer and mathematician

“Enchiridion studiosi, Arabice conscriptum a Borhaneddino Alzernouchi, &c.” Rostgaard, Frederick a learned Dane

Born: Short, James an eminent optician

Born: Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich

Died: Smith, Edmund one of those writers who

Died: Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

“The Conduct of the Allies.” Somers, John Lord an eminent English lawyer

“Lord Somers’s Judgment of whole kingdoms in the power, &c. of Kings,” Somers, John Lord an eminent English lawyer

“The new Pretenders to Prophecy re-examined, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

Born: Sydenham, Floyer deserves a fuller account than can now be given of a learned and diligent man

“The university of Cambridge vindicated from the imputation of disloyalty it lies under on account of not addressing; as also from the malicious and foul aspersions of Dr. Bentley, late master of Trinity college, and of a certain officer and pretended reformer in. the said university,” Thirlby, Styan LL. D. a very ingenious and learned English critic

Born: Torre, John Maria De La a celebrated philosopher

“An ordinary Journey no Progress,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“The true genuine Whig and Tory Address,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Verses on Garth’s Verses to Godolphin,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Votes without Doors, occasioned by Votes within Doors,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Preface to an Answer to Priestcraft,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Born: Trembley, Abraham an eminent naturalist

Born: Tunstall, James a learned and amiable divine

Died: Verheyen, Philip a physician and anatomist

“The Debts of the Nation stated and considered, in four papers,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

“The Thirty-five millions accounted for,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

“A Letter from a foreign Minister in England to Monsieur Pettecum,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

Born: Watson, David known chiefly as a translator of Horace

“A Discourse concerning, 1. The true import of the words Election and Reprobation; and the things signified by them in the Holy Scriptures. 2. The Extent of Christ’s 'Redemption. 3. The Grace of God: where it is inquired, whether it be vouchsafed sufficiently to those who improve it not, and irresistibly to those who do improve it; and whether men be wholly passive in the work of their regeneration? 4. The Liberty of the Will in a State of Trial and Probation. 5. The Perseverance or Defectibility of the Saints: with some reflections on the state of the Heathens, the Providence and Prescience of God,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

Born: Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician

“Dissertatio de Atheism! falso suspectis,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“Casauboniana, sive Isaaci Casauboni varia de Scriptoribus, librisque judicia,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“Poem on the Last Day,” Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet

Born: Zuccarelli, Francis a royal academician and an excellent artist

“Fasciculus Dissertationum,” Zuinger, Theodore a celebrated physician of Basil (1534–?)

1711

“Imperium Orientale,” Agapetus deacon of the church of Constantinople

“History of the Chapel of the kings of France,” Archon, Louis chaplain to Louis XIV. was born at Riom in Auvergne in 1645

Born: Arnaud, George D' a learned critic (17111740)

Died: Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“Imperium Orientale, sive Antiquitatis Constantinopolitanae,” Banduri, Anselm a celebrated antiquary

“L'Histoire des Juifs reclamee et retabiie par son veritable auteur, &c.” Basnage, James

Born: Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles

“Antiquitates Rutupinae,” Battely, Dr. John an English antiquary

“The great abuse of Music,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

“Two letters to sir Jacob Banks, concerning the Minehead doctrine,” Benson, William an English critic

Died: Bentivoglio, Cornelius of Arragon

“Thesaurus Theologians or, a complete system of Divinity, summed up in brief notes upon select places of the Old and New Testament; wherein the sacred text is reduced under proper heads; explained and illustrated with the opinions and authorities of the ancient fathers, councils, &c.” Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century

“Syntagma de pondaribus et mensuris,” Beverini, Bartholomew a learned Italian of the seventeenth century

Born: Bigland, Ralph garter principal king at arms

“De viribus medicamentorum,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Boscawen, Right Hon. Edward a brave English admiral

Died: Bouflers, Louis Francis, Duc De peer and maréchal

“Presbytery not always an authoritative part of Provincial Synods,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“A letter to the author of LayBaptism invalid, wherein the doctrine of Lay-Baptism, taught in a sermon said to have been preached by the B of S 7 Nov. 1710, is censured and condemned by all reformed churches,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“L'Histoire abrege*e de la ville de Lyon,” Brossette, Claude of France

Born: Brownrigg, William an eminent physician

“Institutiones Theologiæ Moralis,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine

Died: Cheron, Elizabeth Sophia daughter of Henry Cheron

Born: Clive, Catherine an actress of great merit

“A vindication of the Divine Attributes, in some remarks on the archbishop of Dublin’s (Dr. King) sermon, entitled, Divine predestination and foreknowledge consisting with the freedom of man’s will.” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Life and Works” Conti, Armand De Bourbon prince of

“Soliloquy, or advice to an author,” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury

“The book without a name,” Cotolendi, Charles an advocate in the parliament of Paris

“Essais de Grammaire,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

“History of Addresses,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: Desbillons, Francis Joseph Terrasse an elegant Latin poet

“Scaligerana, Thuana, Perroniana, Pithoeana, et Colomesiana,” Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London

“Remarks upon a Sermon preached by Dr. Henry Sacheverell, at the assizes held at Derby, Aug. 15, 1709. In a Letter to himself. Containing a just and modest defence of the Societies for Reformation of Manners, against the aspersions cast upon them in that Sermon,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

Died: Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

“The case in view now in fact. Proving, that the continuance of a separate communion, without substitutes in any of the late invalidlydeprived sees, since the death of William late lord bishop of Norwich, is schismatical. With an Appendix, proving, that our late invalidly-deprived fathers had no right to substitute successors, who might legitimate the separation, after that the schism had been concluded by the decease of the last survivor of those same fathers,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

“Memorial of the Church of England,” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

Born: Drummond, Robert Hay an English prelate

“Sylloge opusculornm variorum de Latinitate Jurisconsultorum veterum,” Duker, Charles Andrew an eminent classical editor

“Historia studii etymologici linguae Germanicas,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

“An Answer to Dr. Whitby, concerning the Arminian doctrines,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Life of the rev. James Owen,” Evans, John a dissenting divine of Wales

Died: Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer

Died: Feuquieres, Anthony De Pas, Marquis Of son of Isaac

Born: Fordyce, David professor of philosophy in the Marischal college

Died: Frassen, Claudius a learned Franciscan

“Rural Sports, a Georgic,” Gay, John a very popular English poet

Died: Gerberon, Gabriel a famous writer in favour of Jansenism

Died: Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician

Born: Giorgi, Augustine Anthony an Italian ecclesiastic of considerable learning

“Memoires de Philippe de Commines;” Godefroi, John director of the chambre des comptes at Lisle

Died: Goerée, William an eminent and learned bookseller

“Remarks upon Grabe’s Essay,” Grabe, John Ernest the learned editor of the “Septuagint

Died: Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

“Dissertationes de Jesu Christo in gloriam evecto,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

“Chronicon Bergense” Hahn, Simon Frederic ayoungrnan of extraordinary talents

“Opera Genealogico-Historica de Westphalia et Saxonia inferiori,” Hamelmanne, Herman a learned Lutheran divine

“Mussei Indici catalogus, continens varia exotica animalia, insecta, vegetabilia, mineralia, quse collegerat,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

“Two Treatises; one of the Christian Priesthood, the other of the dignity of the episcopal order, against a book entitled, The Rights of the Christian Church.” Hickes, George an English divirre of uncommon abilities and learning

Born: Holwell, John Zephaniah a learned English gentleman

“Memoires de Trevoux,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“Trait historique et critique de la Maison de Lorraine,” Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French

Born: Hume, David a celebrated philosopher and historian

“Dictionaire Francois- Allemand & Allemand -Francois,” Jablonski, Theodore brother to the preceding

“An Answer to Clemens Alexandrinus’s Sermon upon * Quis Dives salvetur?‘ ’ What rich man can be saved' proving it easy for a camel to get through the eye of a needle.” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

“Rufinus, or an historical essay on the Favourite Ministry under Theodosius and his son Arcadius with a poem annexed, called ' Rufinus, or the Favourite.” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

Died: Lami, Dom. Francis a pious and learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

Born: Lawrence, Thomas an eminent physician

“The Truth of Christianity demonstrated, in a Dialogue between a Christian and a Deist,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“Apology for the Clergy of the Church of England,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary

Born: Lomonozof a celebrated Russian poet

“Dissertationes philologies et exegetica;,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine

“Bibliotheca Pharmaceutico Medica,” Manget, John James a learned physician and laborious historian of that science

“Court Intrigues,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

Born: Manstein, Christopher Herman De a celebrated Russian officer and writer

Died: Medina, Sir John a portrait-painter

Born: Moore, Edward an English poetical and miscellaneous writer

“Analysis per Quantitatum Series, Fluxiones, et Differentias, cum Enumeratione Linearum Tertii Ordinis,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

Died: Noble, Eustache De one of the most indefatigable writers of his time

Died: Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

“Inaugural Oration,” Ockley, Simon an eminent Orientalist

“History of the Revolutions in England under the family of the Stuarts, from 1603 to 1690,” Orleans, Peter Joseph D' a Jesuit who acquired a considerable reputation in his own country as a historian

“An Enquiry into the present duty of a Low Churchman,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Pelletier, Claude De one of the few who have been able to unite attention to business

Born: Perceval, John second earl of Egmont

“Origines Ægyptiacae et Babylonicas,” Perizonius, James a learned German

“The Distressed Mother,” Philips, Ambrose an English poet

Born: Pingke, Alexander Guy a French mathematician and astronomer

Died: Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence

“Philosophus Autodidactus sive, Epistola Abu Jaafar Ebn Tophail de Hai Ebn Yokdhan. In qua ostenditur, quomod ex inferiorum contemplationead superiorum notitiam ratio humana ascendere possit.” Pocock, Edward a learned English divine

“Grammatica Anglo-Saxonica, ex Hickesiano Thesauro excerpta,” Rawlinson, Christopher of CarkhalL in Lancashire

Born: Rogers, Charles an antiquary

Born: Rousseau, John James an eccentric genius of our own times

“Imagines piscium testaceorum,” Rumph, George Everard a doctor of physic in the university of Hanau

Died: Sage, John a bishop of the old episcopal church of Scotland

“Sermo Academicus de Linguarum Orientalium scientia,” Schaaf, Charles a learned German

“Oratio cle Matheseos su in Theologia,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Born: Smith, William a learned English divine and translator

“Measures of Submission,” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

“Life and Letters of Archbishop Parker,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

“Grammatica Anglo-Saxonica ex Hickesiano linguarum Septentrionalium Thesauro excerpta,” Thwaites, Edward a learned Saxonist

“Historia rerum Norvegicarum,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

“Opera omnia Medica,” Tozzi, Luke an eminent physician

“Examiner,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Character and principles of the present set of Whigs,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Verses on Harley’s being stabbed by Guiscard,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Poem to the duke of Ormond,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Character of a certain Whig,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Her Majesty’s prerogative in Ireland,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Born: Tytler, William an ingenious writer on historical and miscellaneous subjects

Born: Velli, Paul Francis a French historian

“A Vindication of king Charles the Martyr; proving that his majesty was the author of ' Eixav BawiAjw, against a memorandum said to be written by the earl of Anglesey, and against the exceptions of Dr. Walker and others. To which is added a preface, wherein the bold and insolent assertions published in a passage of Mr.JBayle’s Dictionary relating to the present controversy are examined and confuted. The third edition, with large additions together with some original letters of king Charles the First, &c.” Wagstaffe, Thomas a learned nonjuring divine and able writer

Born: Warner, Richard who merits notice for his regard to the science of botany

Died: Wetstein, John Rodolph mentioned above as one of the tutors to John James Wetstein

“Libanii epist. adhuc non editarum centuria selecta Gr. cum versione et nods,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

1712

Born: Algarotti, Francis an eminent Italian writer

“Thé de l'Europe, ou les proprietes de la veronique,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

Born: Argellati, Francis son of the preceding

“Defence on his Expulsion to which is added, an Introduction and Postscript,” Asgill, John an ingenious English writer and lawyer

“A Representation of the present State of Religion.” Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

Died: Audran, Louis the last son of Germain Audran

“Compendium ratiocinii chetnici more geometrarum concinnatum,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician

Born: Bassi, Laura Maria Catherina the wife of Dr

Died: Beier, Adrian a native of Jena

“Melanges de remarques critiques, historiques, philosophiques, et theologiques,” Benoit, Elias the son of a Calvinist

“Disciplina Longini selecta,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“Traite de la repentance tardive,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics

Born: Bernstorf, John Hartwig Ernest, Count minister of state in Denmark

Born: Bertin, Exuperius Joseph an eminent French anatomist

Born: Bertrand, Elias an ingenious Swiss writer

“Declinatio juris divini naturalis et positivi universalis,” Beyer, George another bibliographer

“Scholastical history of the practice of the church in reference to the administration of Baptism by Laymen, part I.” Bingham, Joseph the writer of several tracts on theological subjects

“A Vocabulary or Dictionary, Portuguese and Latin,” Bluteau, Dom Raphael a Theatine

“Dissertations, and smaller pieces,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian

“the happy year wherein he was first master (possessor) of a Hebrew Bible, and began the study of it;” Boston, Thomas a popular and learned Scotch divine

“Febris rheumaticse malignae, historia medica,” Bottoni, Dominic the son of Nicholas Bottom

“Anacr^on and Sappho,” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer

“Des Lettres sur les Therapeutes,” Bouhier, John president a mortier of the parliament of Dijon

“A sermon on Remission of Sins, Joh. xx. 21—23,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“Dutch poems” Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland

“An History of the government of the primitive Church, for the three first centuries, and the beginning of the fourth,” Brokesby, Francis was born at Stoke Golding

Born: Bromfield, Sir William an eminent English surgeon

“Letters to the Earl of Arlington,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding

Died: Burgess, Daniel a dissenting divine of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

“Esop’s Fables in prose and verse,” 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: Cassini, John Dominic an eminent astronomer

Died: Chastelain, Claude canon of the cathedral church of Paris

“Des Interets des princes d'Allemagne,” Chemnitz, Bogeslaus Philip grandson of the preceding Chemnitz

“Scripture Doctrine of the Trinity,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine

Died: Courtilz, Gatien De sieur de Sandras

Born: Cullen, William one of the most eminent physicians of the last century

Died: Dandini, Pietro an eminent painter

“Divina Elohim inter coaequales de primo homine condendo deliberatio,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church

“A Second Report to the Honourable the Commissioners,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

Born: Davies, Thomas a man of considerable talents

“Commentary on the Revelation of St. John,” Daubuz, Charles a learned French protestant divine

Born: Dimsdale, Thomas, Baron a celebrated inoculator for the small pox

“Observations and reflections on Mr. Winston’s Primitive Christianity,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Animadversions on Dr. Clarke’s Scripture Doctrine of the Trinity,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Died: Edwards, Jonathan an English divine and able writer against Socinianism

Died: Eisenschmidt, John Caspar was born at Strasbourg Sept. 25

Died: Fabra, Aloysio -an Italian physician

Died: Fare, Charles Augustus, Marquis De La was born in 1644

Died: Fesch, Sebastian an able antiquary

“Four Sermons; viz. On the Death of queen Mary, 1694; on the Death of the duke of Gloucester, 1700; on the Death of king William, 1701; on the Queen’s accession to the throne, 1702. With a preface,” Fleetwood, William an English bishop

Born: Fournier, Peter Simon a French engraver and letter-founder

“Idea studii Theologise,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

“Praelectiones Hertneneuticae,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

Born: Frederic Ii. surnamed the Great

“Geographiae veteris scriptores Grseci minores,” Gagnier, John an eminent orientalist

Born: Genovesi, Antony or

Born: Glover, Richard an English poet

Born: Gluck, Christopher a musical composer of great originality

“Orationes,” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar

“Ludibria malevola Clerici, vel Prose riptio pravse Mercis ac Mentis pravissimae, quam exponit in Minutio Felice Joannes Clericus torn. 24. Bibliothecse selectae,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding

Born: Gua, John Paul De a learned French abbé

Born: Hanway, Jonas a benevolent and amiable character

“Direcsions for daily Communion with God,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“History of Gloucestershire,” Herbert, William an eminent typographical antiquary

“Under this name he was one of the writers in the Bangorian controversy, of which he began in some measure the history, by publishing an account of all the considerable pamphlets to which it gave rise, with a continuation and occasional observations, to the end of the year 1719, by the name of Philonagnostes Criticus. He published also, w An account of all the considerable books and pamphlets written in the controversy concerning the Trinity,” Herne, Thomas an English controversial writer

Born: Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

“An Answer to an Admonition to Parliament, by John Whitgift, D. of Divinitie,” Hooker, Richard an eminent English divine

“The View of the Pontificate, from its supposed beginning, to the end of the Council of Trent, A. D. 1563, in which the corruptions of the Scripture and sacred antiquity, forgeries in the councils, and encroachments of the court of Rome on the church and state, to support their infallibility, supremacy, and other modern doctrines, are set in a true light.” Howel, Laurence a learned

“Moeris Atticista, de vocibus Atticis & Hellenicis. Gregorius Martinus de Grsecarum literarum pronunciatione,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

“Dissertations sur diverses rnatieres de la Religion & de Philologie,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“Rights of the Church,” Hughes, John of a different family from the former

“Amrenitates Exoticae,” Kaempfer, Engelbert an eminent traveller

“Useful Miscellanies,” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

“The English Grammar, applied to, and exemplified in, the English tongue,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“Compendium theologiae,” Marck, John De an eminent protestant divine

Died: Mayer, John Frederic a Lutheran divine

“Nova Institutionum Medicarum Idea,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist

“Dissertations sur diverses Matieres de Religion et de Philologie, recueillies par M. l'Abbe de Tilladet,” Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant

“Commercium Epistolicum D. Johannis Collins & aliorum de Analyst Promota, jussu Societatis Regise editum,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

Died: Nichols, William an English divine of great learning and merit (16641712)

“An Account of the between Dr. Grabe and Mr. Whiston.” Ockley, Simon an eminent Orientalist

“Reflections on Dr. Swift’s Letter to the Earl of Oxford about the English Language,” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr

“History of Philosophy,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Died: Opitius, Henry a learned Lutheran divine

Died: Pengelly, Sir Thomas a learned judge

Born: Pessklier, Charles Stephen member of the academies of Nancy

Born: Pilkington, Letitia an English wit and poetess

“De patrra in cohdendis testamentrs potestate,” Politi, Alexander was born at Florence in 1679

“Messiah” Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets

“Directions to Church Wardens,” Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine

Died: Rhenferd, James a celebrated oriental scholar

Born: Rutherforth, Thomas an ingenious philosopher and divine

Died: Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

Died: Simon, Richard a French critic and divine of great learning

“The Sick Man visited, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

Born: Thomas, John bishop of Rochester

“Lettre d'urt Anglois a un Hollandois an sujet du docteur Sacheverell:” Toland, John an English writer

Born: Tucker, Josiah a learned English divine

“Dissertations” Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer

“Apologia pro Vanino,” Vanini a writer who has generally been distinguished by the title of Atheist

Born: Vernet, Joseph a celebrated French marine painter

Died: Wagstaffe, Thomas a learned nonjuring divine and able writer

1713

“Corpus Poetarum” Afranius a Latin poet

Died: Alghizi, Thomas a very celebrated lithotomist

Died: Alting, Menso probably of fche same family

Born: Ambrogi, Antoine Marie an eminent Italian scholar

“Histoire de la vie de M. Ltscheid,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“Rime per le sacre stimate del Santo Patriarca Francesco,” Arisi, Francis an Italian lawyer

“Dissertatio de Rapressaliis habita Pisis,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

Born: Auvergne, Antoine D' an eminent French musician and composer

Born: Barret, Stephen a classical teacher of considerable eminence

“Antiquitez Judaiques, ou Remarques critiques sur la Republique des Hebreux,” Basnage, James

Born: Batteux, Charles professor of philosophy in the college royal

“The hereditary Right of the Crown of England asserted,” Bedford, Hilkiah of Sibsey

Born: Bender, Blaise Colomban, Baron De a field-marshal in the Austrian service

“Essay on the thirty-nine articles of Religion, agreed on in 1562, and revised in 1571, wherein (the text being first exhibited in Latin and English, and the minutest variations of eighteen the most ancient and authentic copies carefully noted) an account is given of the proceedings of convocation in framing and settling the text of the articles, the controverted clause of the twentieth article is demonstrated to be genuine, and the case of subscription to the articles is considered in point of law, history, and conscience; with a prefatory epistle to Anthony Collins, esq. wherein the egregious falsehoods and calumnies of the author of ‘Priestcraft in perfection’ are exposed,” Bennet, Dr. Thomas an eminent divine in the eighteenth century

“Philcleutherus Lipsiensis.” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity

Died: Beregani, Nicholas, Count an Italian author of the seventeenth century

“The Principles of human knowledge;” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

“Les Aventures d‘Abdalla, fils d’Hanif.” Bignon, Jerome a French writer

“Prose di Dante Alighieri e di Gio. Boccaccio,” Biscioni, Anthony Maria a celebrated Italian scholar of the last century

“Vertumnus,” Bobart, Jacob a German horticulturist

“A Treatise on Varnishes,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

“Antiquitatum Gritearum, praecipne Atticarurh, brevis Descriptio,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Born: Bremond, Francis De a member of the French academy of sciences

“Enquiry into the judgment and practice of the primitive church, &c. in answer thereto,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

Born: Burman, Peter called the second

Born: Caille, Nicholas Lewis De La an eminent French Inathematician and astronomer

Born: Canton, John an ingenious natural philosopher

Born: Capell, Edward a gentleman well known by his indefatigable attention to the works of Shakspeare

“Vitæ eruditissimorum in re litteraria virorum,” Casel, John a German divine

Died: Cassana, Niccolo called Nicoletto

Died: Cave, William a very learned divine

Died: Cheron, Lewis the brother of Elizabeth Cheron

Born: Clairault, Alexis Claude a celebrated French mathematician and academician

Died: Closterman, John a painter who practised his art in England

Died: Cobb, Samuel an ingenious poet

“Mr. Collins’s Discourse of Freethinking, put into plain English, by way of abstract, for the use of the poor,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

Died: Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury

Died: Corelli, Arcangelo a famous musician of Italy

Born: Cowper, Spencer was the second son of the lord high chancellor Cowper

“Solomon’s Song, chap, iv.” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

“Antiquitez Judaiques,” Cunitia, Maria a lady of great genius and learning

“The History of France,” Daniel, Garriel a very ingenious and learned Frenchman

“Sinceritas sacrae Scripturae veteris testamenti triumphans, cujus prodromus Sinceritas Scriptuvae Vet. Test, prevalente Keri vacillans,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church

“Davidis in Ammonitas devictos mitigata crudelitas,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church

“De Natura Deorum,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Corpus Legum de Moribus Reformandis,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

Born: Ducarel, Andrew Coltee an eminent English civilian and antiquary

Born: Dundas, Robert of Arniston

“Theologia Reformata, or the substance and body of the Christian religion,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“Remains,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Died: Ellwood, Thomas a writer of some reputation among the Quakers

Born: Entick, John a miscellaneous compiler of various historical works

Born: Espagnac, John Baptist Joseph De Sahuguet Damarzil, Baron D' a writer on military affairs

Died: Feutsking, John Henry a Lutheran divine

Born: Foggini, Peter Francis a learned Italian ecclesiastic

“De Yeteribus Hsereticis Ecclesiasticorum codicum corruptoribus,” Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit

Born: Gib, Adam a Scotch divine of considerable talents and zeal

“Le Journal LitteVaire.” Gravesande, William James an eminent Dutch philosopher

“Recensio brevis Mutilationum, quas patitur Suidas in Editione nupera Cantabrigise anni 1705, ubi varia ejus Auctoris loca perperam intellecta illustrantur, emendantur, & supplentur,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding

“History of the Common Law of England, in twelve chapters,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer

“Henrici Dodwell de Parma Equestri Wood ward iana dissertatio,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Commentationes et Opuscula ad Mistoriam et Geographiam antiquae Germanise spectantia,” Hertius, John Nicholas a celebrated civilian

Born: Hervey, James an English divine of exemplary piety and virtue

“Disquisitio corporis human! Anatomico-Pathologica;” Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife

Died: Juennin, Gaspard a learned divine of the congregation of the oratory

Born: Keene, Edmund an English prelate

“A Memorial for Protestants on the 5th of November, &c. in a letter to a peer of Great Britain,” Kennet, White an English writer

Born: Knutzen, Martin professor of philosophy in Prussia

“The Case stated between the Church of Rome and the Church of England,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“Discours historique sur les principales Editions des Bibles Polyglottes,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer

“Opera & Fragmenta Veterum Poe'tarum,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

Born: Mallet, Edmund was one of the writers in the French Encyclopedic

“Consultationum Medicinalium Centuria prima,” Malpighi, Marcellus an Italian physician and anatomist

Died: Maratti, Carlo one of the most admired painters of the Italian school

Died: Marsh, Narcissus an exemplary Irish prelate

“A treatise on Natural Religion,” Martin, David a protestant divine

Born: Masters, Robert a divine and antiquary

Born: Montague, Edward Wortley only son of the preceding lady Mary

“Epistola ad J. Perizonium de Nummis consularibus,” Morel, Andrew an eminent antiquary

Born: Needham, John Tuberville a philosopher and divine of the Roman catholic persuasion

“Observationes sacrae in Evangelium Matthaei,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Died: Petis De La Croix, Francis an agreeable French writer and learned Orientalist

“A Catalogue of Mr. Ray’s English Herbal, illustrated with figures,” Petiver, James a famous English botanist

Born: Pott, Percival an English surgeon of the highest eminence (17131788)

Born: Pratt, Charles, Earl Camden an eminent English lawyer (?–1794)

Born: Raynal, William-Thomas a French writer of considerable

“Historia Patriarcharum Alexandrinorum Jacobitarum,” Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer

“Letters,” Roussel, William a learned Benedictine of the congregation de St

“Martial Atchievements.” Ruddiman, Thomas a very eminent grammarian and critic

“Literary Journal,” Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer

Died: Sharp, John a learned and worthy prelate

Born: Sharpe, Gregory master of the Temple

Born: Soufflot, James Germain an architect very famous in France

Died: Sprat, Thomas a learned English prelate

Born: Sterne, Laurence said to be great-grandson of the preceding

Born: Stewart-Den Ham, Sir Jamks an eminent political writer

Born: Stuart, James a celebrated architect and lover of classical antiquity

“Cadenus and Vanessa.” Swift, Jonathan an illustrious English wit

“On the Motion of a stretched String.” Taylor, Brook a celebrated philosopher and mathematician

Died: Tillemont, Lewis Sebastian Le Nain De whom L‘Avocat prqnounces one of the most judicious and accurate critics and historians that France has produced

Born: Toup, Jonathan a very eminent critic

“Odes on the Oxford Act,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Peace,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Wetenhall, Edward a learned and pious prelate

“An account of some Roman urns, and other antiquities, lately digged up near Bishopsgate; with brief reflections upon the ancient and present state of London, in a letter to sir C. Wren,” Woodward, John an eminent natural philosopher

“Observations on the State of the Nation,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

“Cato” Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet

1714

“Preussische und Brandisburgische Staats-Historie,” Abel, Gaspar a native of Halberstadt

Born: Abel, Frederick Gottfried a physician

“Corpus Poetarum” Alcæus an ancient lyric poet

Born: Almici, Peter Camille a priest of the oratory

Born: Arnald, Richard an English divine and commentator (17141756)

“Systema literarium, complectens prsecipua scientiæ literariæ monumenta,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

“Dissertationes philologicæ,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

Died: Arnold, Gothofred pastor and inspector of the churches of Perleberg

“History of Mystic Theology,” Arnold, Gothofred pastor and inspector of the churches of Perleberg

“Memo ire sur la Digestion,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Born: Audiffredi, John Baptist an able astronomer and mathematician

Born: Audra, Joseph a French philosopher

“Pensees philosophiques et theologiques,” Barre, Francis Poullain De La was born July 1647

“A Letter from a Layman, in communion with the church of England, though dissenting from her in some points, to the right rev. the bishop of ———, with a postscript, shewing how far the bill to prevent the growth of schism is inconsistent with the act of toleration, and the other laws of this realm.” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

Born: Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus a philosopher of the German school

“Discourses on Popery,” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century

“De I'excellence de la religion Chretienne,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics

Died: Bernardoni, Peter Antony an Italian poet

Died: Beyer, George another bibliographer

“Ortographia Manuale, o sia arte facile di correttamento Scrivere e Parlare,” Biacca, Francis Maria an Italian scholar of the last century

“Della satira Italiana, trattato,” Bianchini, Joseph Maria an Italian scholar of the last century

“Jus Ecclesiasticum Protestantium,” Boehmer, Justin Henning a very celebrated German lawyer

Died: Bonjour, William a learned Augustin

“A farther Enquiry, &c.” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“Les prlncipes du raisonnement exposes en deu:: logiques nouvelles, avec des remarques sur les logiques,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

Born: Burgh, James a moral and political writer

Died: Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

Born: Burnett, James lord Monboddo

Born: Cassini De Thury, Cæsar-François a celebrated French astronomer

“Bussy d'Amboise his Revenge,” Chapman, George a dramatic poet

Born: Chaulnes, Albert Duke De a peer of France

Born: Clement, Francis a learned French historian

“Bibliotheque Universelle.” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

Died: Clerc, Sebastian Le an eminent designer and engraver

Born: Cole, William an eminent antiquary and benefactor to the history and antiquities of England

Born: Conder, John a dissenting divine

Born: Cuming, William born Sept. 30

“A Philological Essay, or Reflections on the death of Freethinkers, with the characters of the most eminent persons of both sexes, ancient and modern, that died pleasantly and unconcerned,” Deslandes, Andrew Francis Boltreau a French writer

“The Genealogy of the most serene and most illustrious House of Brunswick Lunenburgh, the present royal family of Great Britain; drawn up from the best historical and genealogical writers,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

Born: Dreux Du Radier, John Francis advocate

Born: Eloy, Nicholas Francis Joseph a French physician and biographer

Died: Estrees, Cæsar D' cardinal

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

“Monumenta varia inedita, variisque linguis conscripta, nunc singulis trimestribus prodeuntia; e museo Joach. F. Felleri secretarii Wimariensis,” Feller, Joachim Frederic the son of the preceding

“Recueil des Commentateurs de la Coutume de Paris,” Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian

“Journal des Observations physiques, mathematiques, & botaniques, faites par l‘ordre du Hoi, sur les cotes orientates (occidentales) de l’Amerique meridionale, & dans les Indes occidentales, depuis l'anne 1707 jusques en 1712,” Feuillee, Louis a Franciscan friar

Born: Fielding, Sarah third sister of the preceding

Died: Fleetwood, William an English bishop

Born: Fletcher, Abkaham a man of some celebrity and talents

“Batavia Sacra, sive res gestae Apostolicorum virorum,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

“The Wife of Bath,” Gay, John a very popular English poet

“New Rehearsal, or, Bays the Younger; containing an examen of Mr. Rowe’s plays, and a word or two on Mr. Pope’s ‘ Rape of the Lock,’” Gildon, Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“Natural Religion insufficient; and Revealed necessary to man’s happiness,” Halyburton, Thomas a pious Scotch divine

Died: Handel, George Frederic the greatest musical composer of his time

“Notitia Auctorum,” Hedericus, Benjamin of Haiti

Died: Hedges, Sir Charles a civilian and statesman of some note

“A History of Monastic Orders, religious and military, and of secular congregations of both sexes,” Helyot, Peter perhaps Elliot

Died: Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“Some Queries proposed to civil, canon, and common lawyers, 1712;” Hickes, George an English divirre of uncommon abilities and learning

“Spectators.” Hughes, John an English poet

“The Accomplished Conveyancer,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“The Clerk’s Remembrancer.” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“Propitiatory Oblation in the Eucharist;” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors

Died: Juncker, Christian was born Oct. 16

“Baxter’s Life abridged,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary

Born: Lyttelton, Charles third son of sir Thomas

Died: Mackenzie, George viscount Tarbat

Died: Magliabechi, Anthony one of the most celebrated

Born: Manara, Prosper a statesman and elegant writer

“Adventures of Rivelle,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“Satyre Menippee,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Died: Marchetti, Alexander a physician

Born: Milles, Jeremiah an English divine and antiquary

“Letters relating to the Restoration,” Monk, George duke of Albemarle

Born: Montalembert, Mark Rene De senior member of the academy of sciences of France

“A volume of Poems,” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr

“Introductio in accentuationem Hebraeoruni metricam & prosaicam,” Ousel, Philip a learned professor of divinity of the university of Francfort on the Oder

Died: Papenbroch, Daniel a native of Antwerp

“Acta Sanctorum.” Papenbroch, Daniel a native of Antwerp

Died: Passeri, Joseph nephew of the former

“St. Jerome meditating on the last Judgment,” Passeri, Joseph nephew of the former

Born: Pigalle, John Baptist one of the most celebrated sculptors that France has produced

“The Committee,” Quin, James a celebrated actor

Born: Rabener, Theophilus William a German satirist

“Some Memoirs of his Life,” Radcliffe, Dr. John an eminent English physician

Died: Reyher, Samuel a German lawyer and mathematician

Born: Romaine, William an English divine and writer of great popularity

Died: Rymer, Thomas an antiquary and critic

Born: Saxius, Christopher a very learned philologer and literary historian

“A Letter in Syriac of the bishop Mar Thomas, written from, Malabar to the patriarch of Antioch, and a Latin version by himself,” Schaaf, Charles a learned German

Born: Shenstone, William eldest son of a plain uneducated country gentleman

Born: Shipley, Jonathan a learned and accomplished prelate

Born: Smith, George of Ch'uhester

“The Case stated between the church of Rome and the church of England,” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

Born: Squire, Samuel a learned divine

Died: Steele, Sir Richard the first of a class of writers called the British Essayists

“Cum notis suctioribus Pitisci,” Suetonius, Caius Suetonius Tranquillus an ancient historian and biographer

Born: Thorpe, John son of the preceding

“Dunkirk or Dover, or, the queen’s honour, the nation’s safety, the liberties of Europe, and the peace of the world, all at stake, till that fort and port be totally demolished by the French.” Toland, John an English writer

“De annis imperil M. Antonii Aurelii Heliogabali,” Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary

“Chronicle” Tschudi, Giles De one of a family of Swiss writers

“Parallele d'Homere et de Chapelain,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

Born: Vattel, Emer De, an eminent publicist

Born: Wallis, John a worthy English divine

“Dr. Clarke’s Scripture doctrine of the Trinity examined,” Welchman, Edward a learned English divine

“A Discourse concerning Treasons and Bills of Attainder,” West, Richard lord-chancellor of Ireland

Born: Whitefield, George founder of the Calvinistic methodists

Born: Whytt, Robert an eminent physician

Born: Wilson, Richard a very distinguished artist of the last century

“Tractatus de Podagra, in quo de ultimis vasis et liquidis et succo nutritio tractatur,” Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician

“Thesaurus;” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

“A Vindication of the Earl of Nottingham,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

“Farther Additions,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century

Born: Zaccaria, Francis Anthony an eminently learned Italian Jesuit

1715

Died: Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“Vita di Giacomo Antonio Ferrari,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Monumens authentiques de la religion des Grecs, et de la faussete de plusieurs confessions de foi,” Aymon, John a Piedmontese author

“Collecta medicines practicue generalis,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician

“Recueil de voyages au Nord, contehant divers memoires tres-utiles an commerce et a la navigation,” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam

Born: Bernis, Francis Joachim De Pierres count of Lyons

“Ductus lacrymalis, &c. anatome,” Bianchi, John Baptist a celebrated Italian anatomist

Died: Block, Joanna Koerten a female artist

“Bibliographia critica,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian

Born: Boerhaave, Abraham Kaan professor of medicine in the university of Petersburg

“Animadversiones ad Scriptores quosdam Graccos. Accedit specimen animadversionum Latinarum,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Died: Bosch, Balthasar Vanden an artist

“Histoire de la Musique,” Bourdelot, Peter Bonnet physician in ordinary to Louis XIV. and first physician to the duchess of Burgundy

Died: Boyd, William a descendant of the preceding

Born: Brequigny, Lewis George, Oudard De Feudrix a learned member of the French academy

Born: Brereton, Owen Salusbury the son of Thomas Brereton

Died: Brokesby, Francis was born at Stoke Golding

Born: Brown, John an ingenious English writer

Born: Brown, Lancelot an eminent horticulturist

Born: Bryant, Jacob one of the most learned English scholars of the eighteenth century

“Worthies of Devon,” Bryant, Jacob one of the most learned English scholars of the eighteenth century

“Historia Ecclesiastica Veteris Testamenti,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine

“Geographic universelle avec le secours des vers artificiels et avec des cartes,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Homere en arbitrage,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

Died: Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding

“Essays” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding

Died: Burman, Peter the eminent philologist

“A certain dutiful Son’s Lamentation for the Death of a certain right reverend; with the certain Particulars of certain Sums and Goods that are bequeathed him, which he will most certainly part with in a ctrtain time.” Burnet, Thomas the third and youngest son of the bishop

Died: Burnet, Dr. Thomas a most ingenious and learned writer

Died: Carvalho D'Acosta, Anthony a native of Lisbon

Born: Cochin, Charles Nicholas son of the preceding artist

“An essay on the 39 Articles by Dr. Thomas Bennet,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Queries recommended to the authors of the late discourse of Free-thinking,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

Born: Condillac, Stephen-Bonnot De of the French academy and that of Berlin

Born: Courtivron, Gaspard Le Compassed De Crequi, Marquis De chevalier de Saint-Louis

“A brief account of Church Music.” Croft, William a musician

Born: Crusius, Christian professor of eloquence at Wittemberg

“Athenæ Britannicæ,” Davies, Mlles a Welsh clergyman

“the greatest part (says Baker, the antiquary) borrowed from modern historians, but containing some things more uncommon, and not easily to be met with.” Davies, Mlles a Welsh clergyman

“Chymie raisonnee, ou Ton tache de decouvrir la nature et la maniere d'agir des remedes chymiques les plus en usage en medicine et en chirurgie,” Deidier, Anthony a voluminous writer on almost every branch of medicine

Born: Dinouart, Anthony Joseph Toussaint canon of the chapter of St

“Sermon on the practical influence of the doctrine of the Holy Trinity,” Dodwell, William was born at Shottesbrooke

“Bibliographic anatomicoe specimen, seu catalogus pene omnium auctorum qui ab Hippocrate ad Harveium rem anatomicam illustrarunt,” Douglas, James an eminent physician

“The English. Saxon Homily on the Birth-day of St, George.” Elstob, Elizabeth sister of Mr

Born: Fawcett, Benjamin a dissenting minister

Died: Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray

Died: Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian

“A Letter to Mr. FleetvVood, 1702;” Fleetwood, William an English bishop

“The Counsellor’s Plea for the Divorce of sir G. D. (Downing) and Mrs. F.” Fleetwood, William an English bishop

Born: Fourcroy, Charles René De marechal de camp

“A History of Winchester Cathedral,” Gale, Samuel brother of the preceding

Died: Galland, Antony a learned antiquary of France

Born: Gellert, Christian Furchtegott an eminent German poet and moral writer

Died: Gennari, Cæsar And Benedict two brothers

“Irensei Fragmenta Anecdota,” Grabe, John Ernest the learned editor of the “Septuagint

Born: Graves, Richard an English divine and miscellaneous writer

“Severi Sancti, id est, Endeleichii Rhetoris de Mortibus Bourn Carmen ab Elia Vineto & Petro Pithseo servatum, cum Notis Job. Weitzii & Wolfgangi Seberi,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding

Born: Guettard, John Stephen a French physician and botanist

Born: Harmer, Thomas a learned dissenter

Born: Hawkesworth, John an elegant and ingenious English writer

“De Hcnrico Guelfo Leone commentarius,” Hecht, Godfrey by some said to be a brother of the preceding

Born: Helvetius, Claude Adrian the most remarkable of this family

“Synopsis canonum ecclesiae Latinae,” Howel, Laurence a learned

“Bibliotheca Historica Hamburgensis,” Hubner, John a native of Lusatia

“Traitede l'Inspiration des Livres Sacres,” Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine

Born: Jago, Richard an English poet

“Des Poeses Chretiennes Heroiques & Morales,” Jarry, Laurence Juillard Du a French preacher and poet

Born: Kalm, Peter a very celebrated naturalist

“Sermons on several occasions, preached before the Society of British Merchants in foreign Parts.” Kennet, Basil younger brother of the preceding

Born: Kleist, Christian Ewald Von a German poet

Died: Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“A System of Rhetoric,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“Traite des accouchemens naturels, non naturels, et contre nature,” Lamotte, William an eminent French surgeon and accouc-heur

“A Letter to the Bishop of Sarum, in answer to his Sermon after the Queen’s Death, in Defence of the Revolution,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

Died: Lucas, Richard a learned English divine

Died: Magnol, Peter a celebrated botanist of Montpellier

“Dissertation sur les variations du Barometre,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher

Died: Malebranche, Nicolas a French philosopher

“Elements of Geometry, for the duke of Burgundy,” Malezieu, Nicolas De a French author

Born: Margon, William Plantavit De La Pause, De a French author and journalist

“Dialogues on many Duties of Life,” Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit

“An Explanation of the 110th Psalm,” Martin, David a protestant divine

“New Testament” Massieu, William an ingenious and learned French writer

“Dictionary of learned men,” Mencke, John Burcard the son of the preceding

“Perplexed Couple,” Molloy, Charles, Esq. descended from a very good family in the kingdom of Ireland

Died: Monk, Hon. Mary daughter of Lord Molesworth

Born: Monnier, Peter Charles Le an eminent French astronomer and mathematician

“Remarks on the Menagiana:” Monnoye, Bernard De La a learned French poet

Died: Montague, Charles, Earl Of Halifax an English statesman and poet

Born: Mudge, Thomas an eminent mechanist

“Riflessioni SDpra il buon gusto, &c.” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Disputatio de Aeris praesentia in humoribus animalibus,” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher

“Apparatus ad Bibliothecam max. veterum Patrum,” Nourry, Nicholas Le a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

“State and Miscellany Poems, by the author of the Examiner,” Oldisworth, William a writer well known in the reigns of queen Anne and George I. but of whom little is remembered

“Posthumous Works” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr

Died: Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

“El Museo pictorico y escala optica,” Palomino, Don Acislo Antonio Y Velasco a Spanish painter and writer on the art

“The Connection of the History of the Old and New Testament;” Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine

“The Country Lasses;” Quin, James a celebrated actor

Born: Randal, John music professor in the university of Cambridge (?–1799)

“History and Antiquities of Winchester,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“Commentarius in principinm epistolae Pauli ad Epht’sos,” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine

“L'Eloge de PYvresse,” Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer

“Tuscan prose,” Salvini, Antonio Maria a learned Italian

Born: Strahan, William an eminent printer

Died: Teissier, Anthony a learned and laborious French writer

Born: Tertre, Francis Joachim Duport Du a French writer of more industry than genius

Born: Toussaint, Francis Vincent a French writer

Born: Townley, James a learned master of Merchant Taylors’ school

Born: Townson, Thomas a late very learned divine

“Preservative against unsettled notions,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Journal Litteraire,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

Born: Watson, Sir William eminent for his skill in botany and electricity

Died: Wharton, Thomas, Marquis Of Wharton was eld* est son of Philip lord Wharton

Born: Whitehead, William another English poet (?–1785)

1716

Died: Abercromby, Patrick a physician and historian

Born: Adam, Nicolas a French grammarian

“Arcadicorum,” Adami, Lionardo an ingenious classical scholar

Died: Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny

“The Practice of an Holy Life; or the Christian’s Daily Exercise, in Meditations, Prayer, &c.” Allein a pious English divine

“Orazione funebre recitata in occasione della morte dell' imperadore Giuseppe nel vescoval domo di Gallipoli,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Scritto istorico legale sopra le ragioni della suspension! del' interdetto locale generale della chiefa di Lecce e sua diocesi,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

Born: Arnaud, Francis Thomas Marie De Baculard D' a miscellaneous French writer

Born: Ashton, Thomas an English divine

“Interpretationum Juris libri duo,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

“Pedagogue d‘armes a un Prince Chretien, pour entreprendre et achever heureusement une bonne guerre, victorieuse de tous les ennemis de son etat et de l’eglise.” Auger, Edmund a French Jesuit

Died: Bagford, John an industrious antiquary and collector of literary curiosities

Died: Baldovini, Francis an Italian poet

Born: Balguy, Thomas son of the above

“Les Fetes de FEte,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady

Born: Baretti, Joseph was born at Turin about the year 1716

“The Layman’s Letter to the bishop of Bangor.” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

Born: Barthelemi, John James an eminent French writer

Born: Benvenuti, Charles an Italian Jesuit

“Opere de Claudio Claudiano tradotte ed arrichite di erudite annotazioni,” Beregani, Nicholas, Count an Italian author of the seventeenth century

“Rariora mussel Besleriani,” Besler, Michael Robert a physician at Nuremberg

“The Beauty of Holiness in the Common Prayer, as set forth in four Sermons preached at the Rolls chapel,” Bisse, Thomas an English divine

“Latin Poems” Bisse, Thomas an English divine

Died: Blackall, Offspring, D. D. an eminent English divine

Born: Bock, Frederic Samuel professor of divinity and Greek in the university of Konigsberg

“Praxis medica,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Boileau, James one of the brothers of the preceding

“Historia plantarum Suceuientarum,” Bradley, Richard a popular and very voluminous writer on gardening and agriculture in the last century

“The Hoop-petticoat, a poem,” Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

Born: Brindley, James a man of a most uncommon genius for mechanical inventions

Born: Buckler, Benjamin a learned and ingenious English clergyman and antiquary

Born: Capperonnier, John nephew of the preceding

“Memorie Istoriche della Sicilia,” Carusius, John Baptist a learned historiographer of Palermo

“The Arguments of the books and chapters of the Old and New Testament, with practical observations written originally in French, by the rev. Mr. Ostervald, professor of divinity, and one of the ministers of the church at Neufchatel in Swisserland, and by him presented to the society for promoting Christian knowledge,” Chamberlayne, John son to the preceding

“Bibliotheque Anglaise,” Chapelle, Armand De La minister of the Walloon church at the Hague

Born: Cleghorn, George a learned physician

“Sylvoj Philologies.” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“Dissertatio satyrica, physico-medico-moralis, de Pica Nasi sive Tabaci sternutatorii moderno abusu, et noxa,” Cohausen, John Henry a learned and ingenious physician

“Archaeus faber febrium et medicus,” Cohausen, John Henry a learned and ingenious physician

Died: Corbinelli, James a man of wit and learning of the sixteenth century

Born: Coustou, William born at Paris in 1716

Died: Cuper, Gisbert a learned philologist

“The truly Catholick and Old Religion, shewing that the established church in Ireland is more truly a member of the catholic church, than the church of Rome, and that all the ancient Christians, especially in Great Britain and Ireland, were of her communion,” Davis, Rowland an Irish divine

“Christian Loyalty,” Davis, Rowland an Irish divine

Born: Daubenton, Louis John Maria an eminent French naturalist

“Acta Regia,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

Died: Doucin, Lewis a French Jesuit

“Oratio de difficultatibus quibusdam interpretationis Grammatics veterum Scriptorum Graecorum et Latinorurn,” Duker, Charles Andrew an eminent classical editor

“Methode pour etudier la Theologie,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“Defense de la monarchic de Sicile contre les enterprises de la cour de Rome,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

Died: Fecht, John of Brisgaw

“Ilias in mice, seu Medicina Synoptica,” Fischer, John Andrew a physician of Erfurt

“De Hominis Liene sano,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

Died: Fleming, Robert son jof the preceding

Died: Fletcher, Andrew an eminent Scotch politician

Died: Fosse, Charles De La a French painter

“Life of Peter du Bosc,” Gendre, Louis Le a French historian

Born: Goguet, Antony-Yves an ingenious French writer

Born: Gray, Thomas an eminent English poet

Born: Hall, Henry a learned English divine

Died: Hartsoeker, Nicholas an eminent mathematician

Died: Hawles, John an English lawyer

Died: Helyot, Peter perhaps Elliot

“Phoronomia, or two books oh the forces and motions of both solid and fluid bodies,” Hermann, James a learned mathematician of the academy of Berlin

“Meditations and Contemplations; containing Meditations among the Tombs Reflections on a Flower-garden; and a Descant on Creation,” Hervey, James an English divine of exemplary piety and virtue

Born: Hill, Sir John an English writer

“Histoire de Commerce & de la Navigation des Anciens,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“The Grand Precedent,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“The History of the Religious Orders,” Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above

“The case of John Atherton, bishop of Waterford in Ireland, fairly represented against a partial edition of Dr. Barnard’s relation and sermon at his funeral, &c.” King, John rector of Chelsea

Born: Kirby, John Joshua eminent for his talents in perspective

“Pausanice Groecise descriptio,” Kuhnius, Joachim a learned German

Died: Kuster, Ludolf a learned critic

“Theatrum Anatomicum, cum Eustachii Tabulis Anatomicis,” Manget, John James a learned physician and laborious historian of that science

“Practical Discourses upon the Lord’s Prayer, preached before the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn; published by the special order of the Bench,” Mangey, Thomas a learned English divine

“Histoire de Pierre Bayle & de ses ouvrages,” Masson, John a reformed minister

“Marinda; Poems and Translations upon several Occasions,” Monk, Hon. Mary daughter of Lord Molesworth

“Vera sciendi Methodus,” Moor, Michael a very learned divine of the Roman catholic persuasion

Born: Morton, Charles a learned physician and antiquary

“The Constitution of the Catholic Church, and the nature and consequences of Schism set forth, in a collection of papers written by the late George Hickes, D. D.” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

Died: Newcourt, Richard author of that very valuable work the “Repertorium Londinense

Born: Nivernois, Louis-Jules Mancini, Duke Of was born at Paris

Born: Ogden, Samuel an English divine

Born: Owen, Henry a learned English divine

“Venus and Adonis,” Pepusch, John Christopher one of the greatest theoretic musicians of modern times

Born: Pernety, Anthony Joseph was born Feb. 15

“A Treatise against indifference in Religion,” Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian

“The Art of living and dying well,” Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian

Born: Premontval, Peter Le Guay De of the academy of sciences at Berlin

Born: Reiske, John James an extraordinary scholar

“A Collection of ancient Greek and Oriental Liturgies,” Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer

Born: Rose, John Baptist a worthy French priest

“Dissertations Historiques et Critiques sur POrigine des Comtes des Provence, de Venaissin, de Forcalquier, et des Vicomtes de Marseille” Ruffi, Anthony De the historian of Marseilles

“Poesies de M. de la Monnoye;” Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer

“Epitome Grammaticae Hebraicae,” Schaaf, Charles a learned German

Died: Schelhammer, Gonthier Christopher a celebrated German physician and philosopher

“Museum Diluvianum,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

“Parsons’s Christian Directory,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Born: Stonhouse, Sir James a pious and worthy baronet

Born: Ulloa, Don Antonio a celebrated Spanish mathematician

Died: Vieussens, Raymond a physician and anatomist

Died: Welwood, James a Scotch physician and historian

Died: West, Gilbert a very estimable writer

“Novum Testamenturn Copticum,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (?–1745)

“Triga Dissertationum,” Zuinger, Theodore a celebrated physician of Basil (1534–?)

1717

“Voyage en Palestine,” Abulfeda, Ishmael a learned Arabian geographer and historian

Born: Alembert, John Le Rond D' an eminent French philosopher

“Tractatus de artibus humanis,” Aler, Paul a learned French Jesuit

Died: Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

Born: Amherst, Jeffery, Lord Amherst was the second son of Jeffery Amherst

Died: Archon, Louis chaplain to Louis XIV. was born at Riom in Auvergne in 1645

“Poems” Arrivabene, Hyppolito a descendant of the same family

Died: Aulisio, Dominico the son of Antonio Aulisio

Died: Ayloffe, Sir Joseph of Framfield in Sussex

Born: Beard, John an English actor and singer

Born: Beauzee, Nicholas one of the French academy

“Reflections on the scandalous aspersions cast on the Clergy, by the author of the Remarks on Dr. Bentley’s Sermon on Popery, &c.” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity

“La Caduta de' decemviri clella Roman a republica per la funzione della serenissima republica di Lucca,” Berti, Alexander Pompey a learned Italian

Born: Bianconi, John Lewis a celebrated Italian philosopher and physician

Born: Bielfeld, James Frederick Baron De was born at Hamburgh March 31

Died: Billberg, John a Swedish astronomer

Born: Bisset, Charles an ingenious physician

Born: Block, George Castaneus bishop of Ripen

Died: Booth, George Lord Delamer

“On the properties of Rhubarb,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

“St. Bruno in a landscape” Boullongne, Bon De eldest son of the preceding

Born: Bouvart, Michael Philip physician and doctor regent of the faculty of Paris

“New Improvement of Planting and Gardening, both philosophical and practical,” Bradley, Richard a popular and very voluminous writer on gardening and agriculture in the last century

“The Art of Dress, an heroi-eomical poem,” Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

“Mac Dermot, or the Irish Fortune-hunter,” Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

“Calpe, or Gibraltar,” Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

Died: Bromley, John an English clergyman

“Introduction a l‘histoire de maisons souveraines de l’Europe,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

Born: Butler, John late bishop of Hereford

Born: Cambridge, Richard Owen an ingenious English writer

“A Bold Stroke for a Wife,” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer

Born: Chamousset, Charles Humbert Piarron De was born at Paris in 1717

Born: Chapman, Thomas the son of John Chapman

“Nonjuror,” Cibber, Colley poet-laureat to George II. and a dramatic writer of considerable genius

“Reflexions sur la Grammaire Franeoise,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

“Inauguratio Christi haud obscurior Mosaica, decem dissert, asserta,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church

Died: Does, Simon Vander brother to the preceding

Born: Donati, Vitaliano an eminent botanist

“Silius Italicus,” Drakenborch, Arnold an eminent classical editor

Born: Duncan, William professor of philosophy in the marischal college

“Traite philosophique et theologique sur l'amour de Dieu,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“La Vie et les Sentimens de Lucilio Vanini,” Durand, David a very eloquent French protcstant preacher at the Savoy in London

“Miscellaneous Poems,” Fenton, Elijah an ingenious English poet

“Papists not excluded from the Throne upon the account of Religion. Being a vindication of the right reverend lord bishop of Ban go r' a Preservative, &c. in that particular. In a short Dialogue,” Fleetwood, William an English bishop

“A Letter from Mr. T. Burdett, who was executed at Tyburn for the murder of capt. Falkner, to some attorneys’ clerks of his acquaintance; written six days before his execution,” Fleetwood, William an English bishop

“A Letter td an Inhabitant of the Parish of St. Andrew’s, Holborn, about new ceremonies in the church,” Fleetwood, William an English bishop

“Historia Episcopatus Antverpiensis,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

Born: Forster, Nathaniel an English divine and scholar of eminence in the last ceatury

“De palingenesis, five resuscitatione artiBciali planlarum, hominum, et amuialiuiii, e sure cineribus, liber singularis,” Franck De Franckenau, George an eminent Ger* man physician

“Monita Pastoralia Theologica,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

“Opuscula” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar

Died: Guyon, Joanna Mary Bouvieres De La Mothe a French lady of fashion

“Gulielmi Camdeni Annales rerum Anglicarum et Hibernicarum, regnante Elizabetha,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Pratique du Theatre,” Hedelin, Francis at first an advocate

“Compendium Anatomieuai,” Heister, Laurence a celebrated physician

“The False notion of a Christian priesthood, &c.” Herne, Thomas an English controversial writer

“A Letter to the Prolocutor,” Herne, Thomas an English controversial writer

Died: Hochstetter, Andrew-Adam a protestant divine

Died: Hough, Jons an English prelate

Died: Hubert, Matthew a celebrated French preacher

Died: Hure, Charles a French divine of some eminence

“A Catalogue of all Writs and Processes of the Courts at Westminster,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

Died: Jouvenet, John an historical painter

“An address of thanks to a good prince, presented in the Panegyric of Pliny upon Trajan, the best of the Roman emperors.” Kennet, White an English writer

Born: Lassone, Joseph Maria Francis De an eminent French physician

Died: Lloyd, William a very learned English bishop

“Dissertation sur la cause de la lumiere des Phosphores, et des noctiluques,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher

“Stephanorum Historia, vitas ipsorum ac libros complectens,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“Rector of St. Nicholas’s in Guilford,” Mangey, Thomas a learned English divine

“Cambridge Gratulations.” Markland, Jeremiah one of the most learned critics of the eighteenth century

“The genuine Works of St. Cyprian,” Marshall, Nathanael a celebrated preacher at the beginning of the last century

“A Defence of our Constitution in Church and State,” Marshall, Nathanael a celebrated preacher at the beginning of the last century

“Thesaurus anecdotorum novus,” Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St

“Voyage Literaire de deux Benedictins,” Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Martianay, John a Benedictine monk

Died: Merian, Maria Sibylla a lady much and justly ceJebrated for her skill in drawing insects

Born: Michaelis, John David a celebrated biblical critic

Born: Moreau, Jacob Nicolas a French advocate (17171799)

“Del I'Antichita Estense et Italiane,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Born: Oeser, Frederic professor of painting

Born: Orton, Job an eminent divine among the dissenters

“Observations on Pope’s translation of Homer,” Otway, Thomas one of the first names in the English drama

Died: Ousel, Philip a learned professor of divinity of the university of Francfort on the Oder

“Dialogo intitulato il grammatico overo deile false Esercitationi, delle scuele (da Aonio Paleario),” Palearius, Aonlus an excellent writer in the sixteenth century

“Vindication of the Dissenters,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“A Letter to Dr. Bennet, occasioned by his late treatise concerning the Nonjurors’ Separation,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Preface to the Presbyterians not chargeable with King Charles’s death,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“An impartial Account of the frauds and abuses at Dagenham Breach, and of the hardships sustained by Mr. William Boswell, late undertaker of the works there: in a Letter to a Member of Parliament,” Perry, John captain

Died: Pfanner, Tobias the son of a counsellor at Augsburg

Born: Powell, William Samuel an English divine of good abilities

“History of Eton College,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“History and Antiquities of Hereford,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“History and Antiquities of Rochester,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“Inscriptions on tombs in Bunhill-fields,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

Born: Rodney, George Brydges a celebrated naval commander

Died: Roussel, William a learned Benedictine of the congregation de St

Born: St. Lambert, Charles Francis De formerly a member of the French academy

Died: Sedgwick, Odadiah a nonconformist divine

“Geometry Improved,” Sharp, Abraham an eminent mathematician

“Sermons” Smalridge, George a learned prelate

“Notitia Germaniæ antiquæ,” Spener, Philip James a celebrated Lutheran divine of Frankfort on the Maine

Born: Stewart, Matthew an eminent mathematician

Died: Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary

“Virgil translated into blank verse,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“A short answer to the bishop of Bangor’s great book against the Committee,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Vyth, John Martin an extraordinary artist

Born: Wargentin, Peter knight of the order of the polar star

Born: Warner, Joseph an eminent surgeon

“Epistles, Odes, &c. written on several subjects; with a translation of Longinus’s Treatise on the Sublime.” Welsted, Leonard a minor poet and miscellaneous writer

1718

Born: Aa, Christian Charles Henry Vander a learned divine of the Lutheran persuasion

“La Verite de la Religion lleformee,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

Died: Abeille, Gaspar was born at Riez in Provence

Born: Agnesi, Maria Cajetana an Italian lady of great learning

Born: Amiot, Father one of the most learned French missionaries in China

“Disputatio de Fistula ani feliciter curanda,” Bassius, Henry a surgeon and anatomist of considerable reputation

“De vetere Literatura Hunno-scythica exercitatio,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary

“A Spital sermon preached before the lord mayor, aldermen. &c. of London, in St. Bridget’s church, on April 24, 1717,” Bennet, Dr. Thomas an eminent divine in the eighteenth century

Born: Bergier, Nicolas Sylvester a French writer of considerable note

Born: Bergius, John Henry Louis a German writer

Born: Bernard, John Stephen a learned Dutch physician

Born: Bettinelli, Saverio one of the most eminent Italian scholars of the last century

“Essays upon several subjects,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“An Introduction to the Classics containing a short discourse on their excellences, and directions how to study them to advantage with an essay on the nature and use of those emphatical and beautiful figures which give strength and ornament to writing,” Blackwall, Anthony a native of Derbyshire

Born: Blair, Hugh an eminent divine of the church of Scotland

“Miscellaneous observations in Physic, Anatomy, Surgery, and Botanies,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist

“The duty of Reformation,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St

“Libellus de materia medica et remediorum formulis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Pisonis selectiores observationes,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Bohn, John a physician of considerable reputation in the seventeenth century

Born: Bontems, Madame a lady who was born at Paris in 1718

“De Medicina Ægyptiorum,” Bontius, James called by some

“Recueil des principals questions de droit qui se jugent diversement dans differens tribunaux du royaume,” Bretonnier, Bartholomew Joseph advocate of the parliament of Paris

“Exercice dela piete,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Tableau chronologique de l'histoire universelle en forme de jeu,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Nouveau x elomens d'histoire et de geographic,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Sentimens Chretien sur les principales verites de la religion,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Journal des Scavans,” Burette, Peter John born at Paris in 1665

“Apologie de la Moraledes Peres contre Barbeyrac,” Cellier, Remi a voluminous French biographer

Died: Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine

“The Last Day,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine

Died: Collet, Philibert a learned advocate of parliament of Dombes

“Icones Plan?­tarum, presertim ex Indiis collectarum,” Commelin, John a distinguished botanist

Died: Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order

Born: D'Argonne

“Lactantii Firmiani epitome divinarum institutionum,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Doctrine of Chances; or Method of calculating the Probabilities of Events at Play.” Demoivre, Abraham a celebrated mathematician

“Dissertation sur la mort subite, avec l‘histoire d’une fille cataleptique,” Dionis, Peter an eminent French surgeon and writer

Born: Donn, Abraham an ingenious mathematician

Born: Drysdale, John, D. D. a distinguished clergyman of the established church of Scotland

Died: Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer

Born: Eliott, George Augustus the gallant defender of Gibraltar

Died: Eusden, Lawrence an English poet

“Poemata Graeca et Latina,” Fabricius, John Albert one of the most eminenjt and laborious scholars of his time in Europe

Died: Fagon, Guy Crescent an eminent French physician in the reign of Louis XIV. was born at Paris

Died: Fardklla, Michael Angelo a celebrated professor of astronomy and natural history at Padua

“Letters on different subjects of Religion and Metaphysics,” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray

“Pharmacopoeia Bateana,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician

Born: Gerdil, Hyacinth Sigismond a Roman cardinal

Died: Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit

Died: Graverol, John a learned protestant divine

Died: Griffier, John a landscape painter

Born: Grosley, Peter John a French antiquary and polite writer

Born: Gunner, John Ernest a German prelate and naturalist

Died: Habert, Lewis a pious and learned doctor of the society of the Sorbonne

“N. Triveti Annales,” Hall, Anthony a learned

“Summa historic omnis ab exordio rerum ad annum a Christo nato 1718,” Hartzheim, Joseph a celebrated Jesuit

“Institutions of Surgery,” Heister, Laurence a celebrated physician

Born: Henry, Robert author of a History of England on a new plan

Born: Herbert, William an eminent typographical antiquary

“A Letter to the Rev. Dr. Tenison concerning Citations out of Arch. Wake’s Preliminary Discourse to the Apostolic Fathers,” Herne, Thomas an English controversial writer

Died: Hire, Philip De La an eminent French mathematician and astronomer

“Fabulse Æsopicae,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

Born: Hunter, William, M. D. an eminent anatomist and physician

“Biographia Britannica.” Jackson, John an English divine

“Lex Mercatoria, or the merchants’ companion,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“Martyn’s Answers to Emlyn,” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham

“Genuinus character reverendi admodiim in Christo Patris D. Armandi Johannis Butillierii Rancsei,” Inguimberti, Dominic, Joseph, Marie D' an exemplary and learned bishop of Carpentras

Born: Kennicott, Benjamin a very learned divine

“De l‘lndecence aux Homines d’accoucher les Femines, et sur l'Obligations aux Meres de nourrir leurs Enfans,” Lamotte, William an eminent French surgeon and accouc-heur

“Sofonisba,” Leonardo, Leo principal organist of the chapel royaj at Naples

“On Schism,” Longueval, James a learned French ecclesiastical historian

“Psyche” Marcello, Benedetto a nobleman celebrated for musical knowledge

Born: Maty, Matthew an eminent physician and polite writer

Born: Meier, George Frederic a German writer on philosophical subjects

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

“The Coquet,” Molloy, Charles, Esq. descended from a very good family in the kingdom of Ireland

Born: Montague, John fourth earl of Sandwich

“An Essay on the ancient and modern use of Armories,” Nesbit, Alexander was the youngest son of lord-president Nesbit

Died: Nieuwentyt, Bernard an eminent Dutch philosopher and mathematician

Born: Okely, Francis a learned

“Trias dissertationum Criticarum,” Oudin, Casimir a learned French monk (?–1717)

“Defence of the' Dissenting Ministry and Ordination,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“The Dissenters’ Reasons for not writing in behalf of Persecution. Designed for the satisfaction of Dr. Snape, in a letter to him,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Interest of the Whigs with relation to the Test- Act,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Reflections on Dean Sherlock’s Vindication of the Corporation and Test Acts,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Petiver, James a famous English botanist

“Reflections on the Eucharist,” Quesne, Abraham Du a brave French officer

“Two ancient Accounts of the Indies and China, with learned remarks,” Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer

Born: Roebuck, John an eminent physician and great benefactor to Scotland

“Rohaulti Physica,” Rohault, James a French philosopher

“Richard the First,” Sewell, George an English poet and physician

“A Vindication of the Corporation and Test Acts: in answer to the Bishop of Bangor’s Reasons for the Repeal of them. To which is added a second part, concerning the Religion of Oaths,” Sherlock, Thomas eldest son to the preceding

“Restoring the prayers and directions of Edward Vlth’s Liturgy,” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

“The Englishman.” Steele, Sir Richard the first of a class of writers called the British Essayists

“Life of Archbishop Whitgift,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Died: Tyrrell, James an English historian

“Bibliotheca Politica, or an Enquiry into the ancient Constitution of the English Government, with respect to the just extent of the regal power, and the rights and liberties of the subject. Wherein all the chief arguments, both for and against the late revolution, are impartially represented and considered. In fourteen dialogues, collected out of the best authors, ancient and modern,” Tyrrell, James an English historian

“La Bagatelle, ou Discours ironiques, ou Ton prete des sophistries ingenieux au vice et a l'extravagance, pour en mieux faire sentir le ridicule,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

“Oedipus,” Voltaire, Marie-Francis Arouet De the greatest literary character which France produced in the last century

Died: Wake, William an eminent English prelate

Born: Walpole, Horace third and youngest son of sir Robert Walpole

“An Historical vindication of the 85th Canon; shewing that the form of bidding-prayer, before sermon, has been prescribed and enjoined ever since the reformation,” Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer

“The established Church of England the true catholick church, free from innovations, or diminishing the apostolic doctrines, the sacraments, and doctrines whereof are herein set forth,” Willis, Browne an eminent antiquary

Born: Winkelman, Abbe John an eminent antiquary

“A Treatise of endemir-diseases,” Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician

1719

“the speech intended to be spoken at Lambeth, Sept. 25, 1613, by the archbishop of Canterbury, &c.” Abbot, George archbishop of Canterbury (?–1633)

Born: Abeille, Louis Paul was born at Toulouse

Born: Achenwall, Godfrey a celebrated publicist

Died: Adams, Fitzherbert a man of learning

Died: Adams, John Provost of King’s College

Died: Amenta, Nicholas an Italian lawyer and miscellaneous writer

Died: Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Rimo scelte del sign. Bartolommeo Lippi,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Letters and memoirs of the nuncio Visconti,” Aymon, John a Piedmontese author

“Artificial Kite,” Bacon, Phanuel rector of Balden in Oxfordshire

Born: Balechou, Nicholas born at Aries in 1719

“La Faucon,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady

“Les Plaisirs de la Campagne,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady

“An account of the late proceedings of the Dissenting-ministers at Salters’-hall; occasioned by the differences amongst their brethren in the country: with some thoughts concerning imposition of human forms for articles of faith;” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

“Opere poetiche del sig. Ercole Bentivoglio,” Bentivoglio, Hercules one of the best Italian poets of the sixteenth century

“De naturali pulchritudine orationis,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“Carmina Poetarum Italorum,” Bonciarius, Mark Anthony a distinguished Latin scholar and poet

Born: Bouchaud, Matthew Anthony a law-writer of great reputation in France

“Recueil d' observations physiques tirees des meilleurs ecrivains,” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer

Born: Boydell, John a liberal patron of the arts

“Tentamen introductionis in historiam doctrinae de Ideis,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

Died: Bruyn, Cornelius painter

Born: Bulkley, Charles a protestant dissenting minister

Born: Campbell, George a very learned divine of the church of Scotland

Died: Cignani, Carlo an eminent artist

“An humble apology for St. Paul and the other apostles; or, a vindication of them and their doxologies from the charge of heresy. By Cornelius Paets,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine

Died: Cleghorn, George a learned physician

Died: Cocceius, Henry an eminent lawyer

“Poems and translations, with the Sophy, a tragedy.” Denham, Sir John an eminent English poet

“Reflections critiques sur la Poesie et la Peinture,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic

Died: Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

Born: Edwards, William a very skilful architect

“A trua narrative of the proceedings of the dissenting ministers of Dublin against Mr. Thomas Emlyn; and of his prosecution (at some of the dissenters’ instigation) in the secular court, and his sufferings thereupon, for his humble Inquiry into the scripture account of the Lord Jesus Christ: annis 1702, 3, 4, 5. To which is added an appendix, containing the author’s own and the Dublin ministers’ account of the difference between him and them, with some remarks thereon.” Emlyn, Thomas a learned English divine

“Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de France,” Estoile, Peter De L' was grand-auditor of the chancery of Paris

Born: Expilli, John Joseph a French writer

“Cogitationes Philologicae,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

“Responsa Practica,” Fischer, John Andrew a physician of Erfurt

“De naturali Secretione Bilis in Jecore,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

Born: Freron, Elie Catherine a French journalist

“A Defence of the History of Infant Baptism,” Gale, John a learned divine

Died: Genest, Charles Claudius a French poet of some celebrity

Died: Godefroi, Denys the third of that name

“De vera Christi Ecclesia,” Gotti, Vincent Lewis a learned cardinal

“and” Grey, Dr. Richard an ingenious and learned English divine

“Opera omnia Mathematica, Hydraulica, Medica, et Physica. Accessit vita auctoris a J. B. Morgagni,” Guglielmini, Domenick an eminent Italian mathematician

Died: Halley, Edmund an eminent English philosopher and astronomer

Died: Harris, John the first compiler of a “Dictionary of Arts and Sciences” in this country

Born: Hawkins, Sir John a recent English writer

“Gulielmi Neubrigensis historia sive chronica rerum Anglicarum,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Thomas Sprotti Chronica, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Vindication of the Archbishop of Canterbury from being the author of a Letter on the State of Religion in England, printed at Zurich,” Herne, Thomas an English controversial writer

Born: Heusinger, James Frederick was a nephew of the former

Born: Hiffernan, Paul a minor author of the last century

“Acta Laboratorii chemici Altdorffini,” Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife

Died: Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic

“Lex Constitutions, or the gentleman’s law,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“S. Justini Martyris cum Tryphone Dialogus,” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham

Died: Jobert, Louis a pious and learned Jesuit

Died: Jouvenci a celebrated Jesuit

Born: Kastner, Abraham Gothelf an eminent mathematician

Born: Landen, John an eminent mathematician

“Nubes,” Leng, John a learned English prelate

“Bibliotheque Historique de France,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer

“La Description Historique de la France,” Longuerue, Lewis Dufour De son of Peter Dufour

“Rime e prose,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Dissertation sur la Glace,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher

“Historia Typographorum aliquot Parisiensium, vitas & libros complectens,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

Died: Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine

“Plain Notions of our Lord’s Divinity,” Mangey, Thomas a learned English divine

“Monumenta Anglicana,” Martin, Thomas an English antiquary

“Appendix ad Metallothecam” Mercati, Michael a physician and naturalist

“A Letter relating to the Bill of Peerage,” Molesworth, Robert viscount Molesworth of Swordes in Ireland

Born: Mozart, John Chrysostom Wolfgang Theophilus an eminent musician

“An account of that part of South Britain which was anciently inhabited by a people called Belgae, and now comprehends Hampshire, Wiltshire, and Somersetshire,” Musgrave, Dr. William an English physician and antiquary

Born: Newdigate, Sir Roger, Bart. of Arbury in Warwickshire

“Life of Edmund Smith,” Oldisworth, William a writer well known in the reigns of queen Anne and George I. but of whom little is remembered

“Sighs on the Death of Queen Anne,” Peck, Francis a learned antiquary

“Charge of misrepresentations maintained against Dean Sherlock,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Loyalty, integrity, and ingenuity of High Church and the Dissenters compared,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“The Case of the Ministers ejected at Exon,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Defence of the Case,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Animadversions on the true Account of the Proceedings at Salter’s Hall: with a Letter to Mr. Eveleigh,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“A Second Letter to Mr. Eveleigh, in answer to his Sober Reply,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“A Letter to a subscribing Minister in Defence of the Animadversions,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“An Answer to Mr. Enty’s Defence of the Assembly,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“A Letter to a Dissenter in Exeter,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Plain Christianity defended,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Thirteen Queries propounded to the Rev. Mr. Walrond, in an appendix to the Innocent vindicated,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Quesnel, Pasquier a celebrated French ecclesiastic

“Scipio Africanus,” Quin, James a celebrated actor

“History and Antiquities of the Churches of Salisbury and Bath,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“Aubrey’s History of Surrey,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

Died: Renau D'Elisagaray, Bernard an able naval architect

Born: Sedaine, Michael John a French dramatic writer

“The common Rights of Subjects defended, and the Nature of the Sacramental Test considered,” Sherlock, Thomas eldest son to the preceding

“The true Meaning and Intention of the Corporation and Test Acts asserted, &c.” Sherlock, Thomas eldest son to the preceding

“Bibliotheca Librorum rariorum,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

Died: Sturmius, Leonard Christopher son of the preceding

Born: Toaldo, Joseph a learned Italian meteorologist

Died: Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

“Menochius,” Tournemine, Rene Joseph De a learned French Jesuit

“Comparison of the proposals of the Bank and South-Sea Company,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

“Thoughts on the Peerage-bill,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

“Reflections on the Old Whig,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

Died: Trommius, Abraham a learned protestant divine

“Journey to Sweden,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

“Apocalypseos anachrisis,” Vitringa, Campegius an eminent and learned protestant divine

“A short Vindication of the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury from the imputation of being the author of a Letter lately printed at Zurich concerning the state of Religion in England,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“A pamphlet against the Peerage-Bill,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

“De asse et par, tibus ejus,” Ward, John a learned and useful writer

“Busiris,” Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet

Died: Ziegenbalg, Bartholomew a very Celebrated protestant missionary

1720

“Collection of Curious Discourses,” Agard, Arthur a learned and industrious English antiquary

“Monumenta Vetustatis Kempiana, &c.” Ainsworth, Robert an eminent Grammarian and lexicographer (?–1743)

Born: Albani, John Francis nephew to the preceding

“The form of the Installation of the Garter” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer

Born: Averdy, Clement Charles De L' a French statesman

“Thesaurus Gemmarum affabre sculptarum, coliectus a J. M. ab Ebermayer,” Baier, John James a celebrated physician

“Les actes de S. Barlaam,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Grundlicher Beritcht oon bandagen,” Bassius, Henry a surgeon and anatomist of considerable reputation

Died: Baulot, James a celebrated lithotomist

“Lettere al cavaliere Tommaso Derham, intorno la nieteora chiamata fuoco fatuo. Edita primum in societatis Lond. transact.” Beccaria, James Bartholomew a very eminent physician

“Sommaire d‘un cours d’architecture rnilitaire, civil et hydraulique,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Berardier De Bataut, Francis Joseph a doctor of the Sorbonne

“Notizie istoriche clegli Arcadi morti,” Biacca, Francis Maria an Italian scholar of the last century

“Lettere intorno alia cataratta,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist

Born: Bilguer, John Ulric De a surgeon

“A discourse on the Plague, with a preparatory account of malignant fevers, in two parts containing an explication of the nature of those diseases, and the methods of cure,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Botanic Essays,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist

“The doctrine of godly sorrow,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St

Born: Boehm, Andrew privy- counsellor of the landgrave of Hesse

“Index alter, &c.” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“De Lutheri actis anno 1520,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

Born: Bonnet, Charles an eminent natural philosopher

“The Fourfold State,” Boston, Thomas a popular and learned Scotch divine

“Sur la cause de la Pesanteur,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

Born: Browne, Patrick a naturalist of considerable eminence

“Specimen Botanicum, exhibens fungos subterraneos, vulgo tubera terræ dictos,” Bruckman, Francis Ernest a German physician and botanist

“A treatise on the Authority of the Popes,” Burigny, Levesque De was born at Rheims in 1691

“Quintilian,” Burman, Peter the eminent philologist

“The Contrivances,” Carey, Henry a musical composer and poet

“Histoire de PIsle de St. Dominique,” Charlevoix, Peter Francis Xavier De a learned and industrious French Jesuit

“An account of all the considerable books and pamphlets that have been written on either side, in the Controversy concerning the Trinity, since the year 1712. In which is also contained an account of the pamphlets written this last year on each side by the Dissenters, to the end of the year 1719,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine

“Recueil de diverses pieces sur la philosophic, la religion naturelle, Phistoire, les mathematiques, &c. par Messrs. Leibnitz, Clarke, Newton, et autres auteurs celebres,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine

“The History and Exanimation of Duels,” Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments

“Baronetage” Collins, Arthur a laborious antiquary

Born: Conway, Henry Seymour an English officer and statesman

“Tres Satyrae Mennipeae,” Corte, Gotlieb professor of law at Leipsic

Died: Coysevox, Anthony an ingenious French sculptor

“The Vision,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

“Sanchoniatho’s Phoenician History, translated from the first book of Eusebius de Preparatione Evangelica,” Cumberland, Richard a very learned divine

“they had no better writer since Calvin than M. Daille.” Daille, John a minister of the church of Paris

Died: Dangeau, Philip De Courcillon, Marquis De brother of the preceding

Died: Diecman, John a Lutheran divine

Died: Dunlop, William, A.M. was born at Glasgow

“Sermo Panegyricus de variarum gentium bibliothecis,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

“Theologia Practica, wherein are explained the duties of Natural and Revealed Religion;” Fiddes, Richard an English divine

Died: Finch, Anne, Countess Of Winchelsea a lady of considerable poetical talents

Born: Foote, Samuel esq. called the English Aristophanes

Born: Fordyce, James a dissenting clergyman of considerable eminence

“On the Resurrection of Christ;” Foster, Dr. James an English dissenting minister

“De Pueritia Latins Linguae,” Funccius, John Nicolas a native of Marpurg

“De Fatis Medicorum, Oratio Inauguralis,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician

Born: Galiani, Ferdinand an Italian wit

Born: Geer, Charles De a Swedish naturalist

Born: Gibbons, Thomas a pious dissenting divine

Died: Gibson, Edmund bishop of London

Born: Gibson, William a remarkable instance of the strength of natural powers usefully directed

Died: Gregory, David elder brother of the preceding

“A Vindication of the Church of England, in answer to Mr. Pearce’s Vindication of the Dis^ senters; by a Presbyter of the Church of England.” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

Born: Guys, Peter Augustine an agreeable French writer

Born: Harris, William a biographical compiler

“A Collection of curious Discourses written by eminent antiquaries upon several heads in our English antiquities,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Textus RorTensis,' &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Peter Langtoft’s Chronicle, as illustrated and improved by Robert of Brune, from the death of Cadwaladon to the end of king Edward the Ist’s reign, c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

Born: Hell, Maximilian a learned astronomer

Died: Henry De St. Ignace an able divine

Born: Hollis, Thomas esq. of Corscombe in Dorsetshire; a gentleman whose “Memoirs.” have been printed in two splendid volumes (17201774)

Born: Hurd, Richard an eminent and accomplished prelate

“The Modern- Justice, containing the business of a justice of peace, with precedents,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

Died: Jaeger, John Wolfgang a Lutheran divine

Died: Jeffery, John an English divine

“Cebetis Tabula,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

“Genealogiae 20 illustrium in Hispama famiharum,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“Recueil de diverses Pieces sur la Philosophic, &c. par Mess. Leibnitz, Clarke, Newton, &c.” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

Died: Leake, Sir John a brave and successful English admiral

“Bibliotheque Germanique,” Lenfant, James a learned French writer in the eighteenth century

Born: Lennox, Charlotte a lady long distinguished for her genius and literary merit

“Remarks on Whiston’s Scripture Politics,” Lindsay, John a learned divine

Died: Lisle, Claude De historiographer and censor royal

Born: Macquer, Philip a French lawyer

“Traduttori Italiani,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“In 1719, Lucan.” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“The Power of Love, in seven novels,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“Nouveau recueil des Epigrammatistes Francois anciens et modernes,” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century

“Discourse concerning Pestilential Contagion,” Mead, Richard a most distinguished physician

Born: Merrick, James an English divine and poet

“Half-pay Officers,” Molloy, Charles, Esq. descended from a very good family in the kingdom of Ireland

Born: Montague, Elizabeth a learned and ingenious English lady

Born: Montbeliard, Philibert-Gurneau a French naturalist

“A new History of the World; containing an historical and chronological account of the times and transactions from the creation to the birth of Christ, according to the computation of the Septuagint,” Nary, Cornelius an Irish Roman catholic divine

“Speculum Brit, pars altera, or a delineation of Northamptonshire,” Norden, John an industrious topographer

“The Western Inquisition,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Propositions relating to the Controversy concerning the Trinity, in a Letter to the Rev. Mr. Enty,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Peringskiold, John a learned Northern antiquary

Born: Poissonnier, Peter Isaac a celebrated French physician

“The Imperial Captives,” Quin, James a celebrated actor

“Norden’s Delineation of Northamptonshire,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“The English Topographer, or, an Historical Account of all the Pieces that have been written relating to the antient Natural History or Topographical Description of any Part of England,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

Died: Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer

“Letters and Negociations of Sir Ralph Sadler,” Sadler, Sir Ralph an eminent English statesman

Died: Smith, Edward bishop of Down and Connor

“An accurate edition of Stow’s Survey of London,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Born: Sulzer, John George a very eminent German

Died: Talbot, Charles lord high chancellor of Great Britain

Born: Talbot, Catherine a very ingenious lady

“Reasons most humbly offered to the House of Commons, why the bill sent down to them should not pass into a Law,” Toland, John an English writer

Born: Usher, James an ingenious writer

Born: Vade', John Joseph a French poet of the lower order

“Artemira” Voltaire, Marie-Francis Arouet De the greatest literary character which France produced in the last century

“A Vindication of the Orthodox Clergy, in answer to two scurrilous libels, pretending to be a Vindication of the Lordship of Canterbury, but scandalously reflecting upon his Grace and our most orthodox Clergy,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“Rational Illustration of the Book of Common Prayer,” Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer

Born: White, Gilbert an English divine (?–1793)

Died: Wollaston, William a learned and ingenious" writer

Born: Yorke, Philip earl of Hardwicke

1721

Born: Akenside, Mark an English poet and physician

Died: Albinus, Bernard an eminent physician

Born: Arnaud, Francis a French miscellaneous writer of considerable note

Died: Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

“Origine de la Peste,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Died: Audran, Benoit was the second son of Germain Audran

“De libertate civitatis Florentine ejusque dominis,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

Born: Bachius, John Augustus an eminent lawyer and critic

“La Vie de Sainte Fabronie,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

Born: Baratier, John Philip a very extraordinary German scholar

Died: Barnes, Joshua a learned divine and professor of Greek at Cambridge

Born: Beau, John Lewis Le younger brother to the above

“Tractatus de jure prohibendi, quod competit opincibus in opifices,” Beier, Adrian a native of Jena

“A memorial of the Reformation,” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century

“A full answer to all the Remarks of a late pamphleteer, by a member of Trinity college, Cambridge,” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity

“Relation historique de la Peste de Marseille,” Bertrand, John Baptist a French physician

“Disputatio de harmonia praestabilita,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

Born: Blacklock, Thomas a very extraordinary poet

“Modern Arians unmasked,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Oratio qua repurgatas Medicinse facilis asseritur sirnplicitas decomparandocerto in physicis de chemia suos errores expurgante de vita et obitu Bernhardi Albini,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“De actis Lutheri anno 1531,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

“Avis et remedes, contre la Peste,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

Died: Bouquet, Dom Martin an eminent French historian and antiquary

“Philosophical Account of the Works of Nature,” Bradley, Richard a popular and very voluminous writer on gardening and agriculture in the last century

“Otium Vindelicum, sive Meletematum Historico-philosophicorum Triga,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

“Journal d'un Voyage fait aux Indes Orientales sur Tescadre de M. du Quesrie en 1690 et 1691,” Chasles, Gregory De who was born August 17

“Observations et reflexions touchant la nature, les evenements, et le traitement de la Peste de Marseilles,” Chicoyneau, Francis counsellor of state

“An Appendix,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

Died: Colston, Edward a person ever memorable for his benefactions and charities

“Several Letters written by a noble lord to a young man at the university:” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury

Died: Coustant, Peter a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

“The Letters of the Popes,” Coustant, Peter a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

“De divinauone & de fato,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

Born: Davies, Samuel an American clergyman of dissenting principles

Died: Davis, Rowland an Irish divine

“Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Died: Dogget, Thomas an author and an actor

Born: Douglas, John the late learned bishop of Salisbury

Born: Duby, Peter Ancher Tobiesen an eminent antiquary and medailist

“Origines Habsburgo-Austriacae,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

Born: Egerton, John late bishop of Durham

Born: Elphinston, James a miscellaneous writer and schoolmaster

Died: Elswich, John Hekman a Lutheran divine

Born: Erskine, John an eminent divine of the church of Scotland

“Ortografia moderna Italiana,” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian

“Vigilia prima noctium Ripensium,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

Born: Fawkes, Francis a poetical and miscellaneous writer

“A Letter in answer to one from a Freethinker, occasioned by the late duke of Buckingham’s epitaph: wherein certain passages in it that have been thought exceptionable are vindicated, and the doctrine of the soul’s immortality asserted. To which is prefixed, a version of the epitaph, agreeably to the explication given of it in the Answer;” Fiddes, Richard an English divine

Born: Fixlmillner, Placidus an eminent German astronomer

“Essay to restore the dipping of infants in their baptism,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“Historia Episcopatus Sylvicducensis,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

Died: Foucault, Nicolas Joseph born at Paris Jan. 8

Born: Francklin, Thomas chaplain in ordinary to his majesty

“De morbis Jurisconsultorum Epistola,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician

“System of the Christian Philosopher,” Gamaches, Stephen Simon a writer of some eminence

Born: Garden, Francis was born at Edinburgh June 24

Died: Garzi, Louis born at Rome in 1640

Died: Gibbons, Grinling an eminent carver in wood

“Logonomia Anglica,” Gill, Alexander head master of St

Died: Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Journey to Mequinez,” Golius, James professor of Arabic at Leyden

Born: Guignes, Joseph De an eminent oriental scholar in France

“The Great Concern of Salvation,” Halyburton, Thomas a pious Scotch divine

Born: Hamilton, Robert “a skilful physician

“Tertulliani Apologeticus,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Born: Heathcote, Ralph an ingenious English divine

Died: Hecht, Godfrey by some said to be a brother of the preceding

Born: Heinecken, Christian Henry a child greatly celebrated for the wonderfully premature developemerit of his talents

Died: Helvetius, John Frederic a physician

“Loimologia, or, an Historical Account of the Plague of London in 1665, with precautionary Directions against the like Contagion. To which is added, an Essay on the different causes of pestilential diseases, and how they become contagious. With remarks on the infection now in France, and the most probable means to prevent its spreading here;” Hodges, Nathaniel an English physician

Died: Howe, John, Esq. a relation of the preceding

Died: Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“A Treatise of the Laws, or a general introduction to the common, civil, and canon law,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

Born: James, Sir William an eminent English officer in the East India service

“The Reasonableness and Certainty of the Christian Religion;” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine

Born: Jones, Griffith who deserves a place in the catalogue of English writers for having first introduced the numerous and popular little books for the amusement and instruction of children

“Conspectus ChirurgiaR,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

“History of the Military Orders,” Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above

“Tolando-Pseudologo-mastix, or a currycomb for a lying coxcomb. Being an answer to a late piece of Mr. Toland’s called Hypatia,” King, John rector of Chelsea

Died: Laguekre, Louis a painter of histories on ceilings

“Synopsis historiae sacrx et ecclesiasticse, ab origine mundi ad prcesentia tempora, secundum seriem periodorum deductae,” Lampe, Frederic Adolphus a German protestant divine

Born: Langhorne, John an English poet and miscellaneous writer

“The Life of Pope Sixtus V.” Leti, Gregory a voluminous writer of history

Died: Leydecker, Melchior an eminent protestant divine

Died: Longepierre, Hilary Bernard De a Greek scholar and critic

Died: Mace, Francis a learned French priest

Born: Macknight, James a learned Scotch clergyman

“Cassiodori complexiones, in Epistola et Acta Apostolorum,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Lettere scientifiche,” Magalotti, Laurence a celebrated philosopher and mathematician

Born: Malesherbes, Christian-William De Lamoignon born at Paris

Born: Man, James a schoolmaster of considerable learning

“Bibliotheca Chirurgica,” Manget, John James a learned physician and laborious historian of that science

“Traite de la Peste recueilli des meilleurs Auteurs,” Manget, John James a learned physician and laborious historian of that science

Born: Manners, John marquis of Granby

Born: Manning, Owen an excellent antiquary and topographer

Died: Mapletoft, John a very learned Englishman

Died: Martin, David a protestant divine

Born: Maubert, De Gouvest, John Henry a noted political adventurer

Died: Maynard, Sir John a learned English lawyer

Born: Mehegan, William Alexander a French historian

“Some farther Remarks, Paragraph by Paragraph, upon Proposals lately published for a new edition of a Greek and Latin Testament, by Richard Bentley,” Middleton, Conyers a celebrated English divine

Died: Misson, Francis Maximilian a distinguished lawyer

“The Fatal Extravagance, a tragedy,” Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

“an age ripe for writing.” Montesquieu, Charles De Secondat, Baron Of a very celebrated French writer

Died: Moore, Edward an English poetical and miscellaneous writer

“Observationes sacra?, et historico- critic^,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

Died: Moyle, Walter, Esq.

Died: Musgrave, Dr. William an English physician and antiquary

Died: Palaprat, John seigneur de Bigot

“The Security of Truth, in answer to Mr. Enty,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“An Answer to a pamphlet, entitled Textf of Holy Scripture compared, &c.” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“A Reply to Mr. Enty’s late piece, entitled Truth and Liberty consistent,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“The Briton,” Philips, Ambrose an English poet

“Humfrey Duke of Gloucester,” Philips, Ambrose an English poet

Born: Potter, Robert an excellent classical scholar and translator (17211804)

“Gentle Shepherd.” Ramsay, Allan one of the extraordinary instances of the power of uncultivated genius

Born: Robertson, William one of the most illustrious names in modern literature

“A Survey of the Roman Stations in Britain, according to the Roman Itinerary,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

Died: Saxe, Maurice, Count Of a celebrated commander

“Institutiones Canonici,” Schilter, John an eminent jurist

Born: Serassi, Peter Anthony an Italian biographer

Born: Sheridan, Thomas son to the preceding

Born: Smollett, To Bias a historian

Born: Strange, Sir Robert an English engraver of the first eminence

“Ecclesiastical Memorials,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Died: Tooke, Thomas was born in East-Kent

Born: Torelli, Joseph an Italian mathematician

Died: Voyer, Marc Rene Le Voyer Be Paulmy, Marquis D'Argenson a distinguished French statesman

“Wassii et Dukeri,” Wasse, Joseph a very learned scholar

Died: Watteau, Anthony

“A conference with an Arian,” Welchman, Edward a learned English divine

“an Answer” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

Born: Wilkie, William a Scotch poet of some fame in his day

“Leges Saxonicae,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (?–1745)

Died: Wright, Nathan of Barwell

1722

“Specimen anatomicum exhibens novam tennium homipis intestinorum descriptionem,” Albinus, Bernard Siegfried son of the preceding

Born: Almeida, Theodore a Portugueze priest

Born: Askew, Anthony an excellent scholar and promoter of literature

Died: Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

Born: Baker, Sir George an eminent physician

“La Relation historique et galante de l'invasion de PEspagne par les Maures,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

“Lettera sopra cataratta gleucomatosa,” Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon

“Irenicum, or a review of some late controversies about the Trinity, &c.” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century

“An enquiry into the authority of the primitive Complutensian edition of the New Testament, in a letter to archdeacon Bentley,” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity

“Liber de officiis,” Bergler, Stephen was born at Hermanstadt

“Miscellanea aliquot 8criptorum carmina,” Blackbourne, John a learned English divine of the last century

“A treatise on the Small-pox, in two parts and a dissertation upon the modern practice of Inoculation,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Died: Blegny, Nicholas a French surgeon

Born: Bode, Christopher Augustus a learned professor of the university of Helmstadt

“That chemistry was capable of clearing itself from its own errors.” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Epistolae ad Ruischium clarissimum, pro sententia Malpighiana de glandulis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Bordeu, Theophilus De son to the preceding

Born: Bougainville, John Peter De born at Paris Dec. 1

Died: Boulainvilliers, Henry De comte de St

Born: Boulanger, Nicholas Anthony one of the earliest French infidels

Born: Brocklesby, Richard an eminent English physician

Born: Brotier, Gabriel an eminent classical scholar and editor

Born: Brown, John a clergyman of the church of Scotland

“Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in three books.” Browne, Simon an able and learned minister and writer among the protestant dissenters

“Posthumous Works,” Browne, Sir Thomas an eminent physician and antiquary

“History of Virginia,” 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: Camper, Peter an eminent physician and surgeon

Born: Camus, Antony Le a French physician

“Poems;” Carey, Henry a musical composer and poet

Born: Carr, John LL. D. many years an eminent schoolmaster at Hertford

“Casimiri Oudini Commentarius de Scriptoribus Ecclesix, &c.” Cave, William a very learned divine

“Cassiodori Senatoris Complexiones in Epistolas, Acta Apostolorum, & Apocalypsin, e vetustissimis Canonicorum Veronensium membranis nuper erutee. Editio altera ad Florentinam fideliter expressa, opera & cura Samuelis Chandleri,” Chandler, Samuel an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Chauveau, Rene son of the foregoing

“Anatomy of the Human Body,” Cheselden, William an eminent surgeon and anatomist

Died: Churchill, John duke of Marlborough

Born: Cole, Charles Nalson an English lawyer

“Harmonia Mensurarum,” Cotes, Roger a celebrated mathematician

“Some account of the present Greek church, with reflections on their present doctrine and discipline, particularly in the Eucharist,” Covel, Dr. John a very learned English divine

Born: Cronstedt, Axel Frederic a Swedish mineralogist

“Nouvelles maximes sur l'Education des enfans,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Cinq Sermons sur la verite de la religion Chretienne,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“The Fair Circassian,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

“Religious Courtship,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

“L'Homme de Rene Des Cartes, et la formation du fetus; avec les remarques de Louis de la Forge,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction

Born: Desmahis, Joseph Francis Edward De Corsembleu was born at Sully-sur-Loire in 1722

“The Flower-piece.” Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer

“Historia genealogica principumSaxonite superioris, necnon origines Aulialtiiue et Sabaudicae,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

“Acta Erudit.” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian

“Specimen de Suppuratione in Partibus mollibus,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

Born: Forbonnois, Francis V'Eron De an eminent political and financial writer of France

“Registrum Honoris de Richmond,” Gale, Roger esq. F. R. and A. Ss. eldest son of the preceding

Born: Goussier, John James a learned French physician

“A Letter from a nobleman abroad to his friend in England,” Granville, George viscount Lansdowne

“Presbyterian Prejudice displayed,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“A pair of clean Shoes and Boots for a Dirty Baronet; or an answer to Sir Richard Cox,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“Continuatio” Hall, Anthony a learned

“Ten Sermons preached before and after the celebration of the Lord’s Supper,” Halyburton, Thomas a pious Scotch divine

Born: Hasselquist, Frederick one of the favourite pupils of Linnæus

“Dissert, de Alexandri magni numismate,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Johannis de Fordun Scotichronicon genumum, una cum ejusdem supplemento ac continuatione,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“The History and Antiquities of Glastonbury, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Greek Lexicon” Hedericus, Benjamin of Haiti

Died: Heineccius, John Gotlieb a German lawyer

“Anatomy of the Human. Body,” Highmore, Joseph an eminent painter

“Observationum Physico-Chemicarum Libri tres,” Hoffmann, Frederick the most eminent physician of his name

Born: Hommel, Charles Frederick a lawyer

“Huetiana, ou pensees diverses de M. Huet,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“Epistola ad virum ornatis. Joannem Freind, &c. in qua D. W. Trilleri, Phil, et M. D. epistolam medico-criticam super primo et tertio epidemiorum, a viro ornatissimo editis, ad examen revocavit J. King,” King, John rector of Chelsea

Born: Leapor, Mary a young lady of considerable poetical talent

Born: Leland, Thomas a learned uivine and translator

Born: Mac Lai Ne, Archibald a pious and learned clergyman

Died: Mailla, Joseph-Anne-Marie De Moyriac De a learned Jesuit

“Explanation of a reasonable Method of learning the Latin language,” Marsais, Cæsar Chesneau Du a French grammarian of high reputation

Died: Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century

“Memoires Historiques,” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century

Born: Meerman, Gerard a very learned lawyer and pensionary of Rotterdam was born at Leyden in 1722; of his early history

“Jugemens des Sgavans,” Monnoye, Bernard De La a learned French poet

“Vindicise antiquae Cnristianorum discipline, adv. J, Tolandi Nazarenum,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

Died: Netscher, Constantine another son of Gaspard

“Account of the success of inoculating the Smallpox.” Nettleton, Thomas a physician and miscellaneous writer

“Arnica Responsio ad Difficultates in Julio Paulo, sive Libro de Partus Expositione, motas a, Viro amplissimo Van Bynkershoek,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“An Account of Trinity college, Cambridge;” Pearce, Zachary a learned English prelate

“Inquisition-honesty displayed,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“The History of Timur bee, or the great Tamerlan,” Petis De La Croix, Francis an agreeable French writer and learned Orientalist

“A short and true Account of the Inquisition and its Proceedings, as it is practised in Italy, set forth in some particular Cases. Whereunto is added, an Extract out of an authentic Book of Legends of the Roman Church. By Hierom Bartholomew Piazza, an Italian born; formerly a Lector of Philosophy and Divinity, and one of the delegate Judges of that Court, and now by the grace of God, a Convert to the Church of England.” Piazza, Hierom Bartholomew a native of Italy

“The Assembly,” Pitcairne, Archibald an eminent Scotch physician of the mechanical sect

“The History and Antiquities of Glastonbury,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England

Born: Pownall, Thomas a gentleman of considerable learning and political knowledge

Died: Quesne, Abraham Du a brave French officer

“Hibernia freed.” Quin, James a celebrated actor

“Epigrammes Diverses.” Racine, John an illustrious French poet

Born: Ratte, Stephen Hyacinth De a French mathematician and astronomer

“History and Antiquities of Glastonbury,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary

“An Argument in behalf of the Science of a Connoisseur.” Richardson

“Mercury,” Roque, Anthony De La a French poet

“Prelections on the Nature and Obligation of promissory oaths and of conscience,” Sanderson, Dr. Robert

Born: Schonning, Gerrard a learned Norwegian

“Nouveau Cours de Chymie suivant les Principes de Newton et de Stahl,” Senac, John a distinguished French physician

“History of the Quakers” Sewell, William the historian of the Quakers

Died: Sherard, William a very learned botanist

Born: Smart, Christopher a poet of some

“The miseries and great hardships of the Inferior Clergy in and about London; and a modest plea for their rights and better usage; in a letter to a right rev. prelate,” Stackhouse, Thomas a learned and laborious divine

Born: Strack, Charles a very skilful German physician and writer

“Graham’s dyke,” Stukeley, William an antiquary of much celebrity

“Praelectiones Academics,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

Born: Tozzetti, John Targioni an eminent botanist

“The Case of the Rector of St. Andrew, Holborn,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest

Died: Vitringa, Campegius an eminent and learned protestant divine

Died: Watson, James an excellent printer

Born: Whalley, Peter an English divine and critic

Died: Whitehead, George an eminent person among the Quakers

“Selden’s. works,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (?–1745)

Born: Witherspoon, John an eminent divine in Scotland and America

“Anecdota Gneca sacra et profana,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

1723

“Le triomphe de la Providence et de la Religion, en l'ouverture des Sept Sceaux par le Fils de Dieu,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

“De anatome errores detegente in medicina,” Albinus, Bernard Siegfried son of the preceding

“Thesaurus antiquitatutn Sicilian,” Amico, Antonine D' of Messina

“Examen de difFerents points d' Anatomic, &c,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

Born: Anich, Peter astronomer

Born: Anquetil, Lewis-Peter a French historian

Born: Ansart, Andrew Joseph a French historian

“O ratio de juris prudentia, medicina, theologia per sua principia addiscendis, Pisis habita,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

“Delle Scuole sacre,” Aulisio, Dominico the son of Antonio Aulisio

“I was so then I little thought it should be by him that I am now no fellow; but God is just, and I am a sinner.” Baker, Thomas a very ingenious and learned antiquary

“A translation, with notes, of a treatise of M. Bynckershoek,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding

Died: Barre, Francis Poullain De La was born July 1647

Born: Basedow, John Bernard an author of some merit on the subject of education

Died: Baxter, William an eminent grammarian and critic

“Hungariae antiquas et novae prodromus,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary

“Gratulatio Cardinali J. F. Barbadico, &c.” Belgrado, James an eminent Italian mathematician

Died: Bemmel, William Van also a landscape painter

“A Defence” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century

“De Mysteriis Cereris et Bacchi,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“Picart’s Religious Ceremonies,” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam

Born: Bertoux, William a French Jesuit

Born: Bertrandi, John Ambrose Maria an eminent anatomist and surgeon

“De harmonia animi et corporis humani maxime prsestabilita commentatio hypothetica,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“Decency and order in public worship, three Sermons,” Bisse, Thomas an English divine

“King Alfred, in twelve books,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“History of the Conspiracy against king William the Third,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Born: Blackstone, Sir William knight

“Pharmaco-botanologia, or an alphabetical and classical dissertation on all the British indigenous and garden plants of the new dispensatory,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist

Born: Bloch, Mark Eliezer an eminent naturalist

Born: Boehmer, George Ralph an eminent professor of botany and anatomy in the university of Wittetnberg

“Gabinetto armonico,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

“His* toria phijosophica doctrinae de Ideis,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

Died: Brueys, David Augustin a French writer of a singular character for versatility

“Institutiones Theologicse, Dogmaticae, variis observationibus iilustratse,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine

“Compendium of the crown laws, in three charges to the grand jury at Westminster,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding

Died: Campistron, John Galbert was born at Toulouse in 1656

Died: Camps, Francis De was born at Amiens Jan. 31

Born: Caraccioli, Lewis Anthony

“Bibliotheca Historica Regni Siciliae,” Carusius, John Baptist a learned historiographer of Palermo

Died: Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer

Died: Chamberlayne, John son to the preceding

“Dissertations historical, critical, theological, and moral, on the most memorable events of the Old and New Testaments; wherein the spirit of the sacred writings is shewn, their authority confirmed, and the sentiments of the primitive fathers, as well as the modern, critics, with regard to the difficult passages therein, considered and compared; vol. I. comprising the events related in the Books of Moses to which are added, chronological tables, fixing the date of each event, and connecting the several dissertations together,” Chamberlayne, John son to the preceding

Born: Chambers, Sir William an eminent architect

Died: Chapelle, John De La the descendant of a noble family

Born: Chapman, George LL. D. a learned schoolmaster in Scotland

Died: Clarke, William a learned divine and antiquary

“History of the United Provinces,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

Born: Cooper, John Gilbert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

“Philosophical and Mathematical Institutions,” Corsini, Edward a monk of the Ecoles-Pies

“Bibliotheca Literaria,” Cosin, John an English prelate

Born: Cramer, John Andrew of another family

“Nouveau volume des Sermons,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Died: Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

“Memoirs of cardinal de Retz,” Daval, Peter esq. of the Middle Temple

“Necrologe de Port-royal,” Desmares, Toussaint priest of the oratory

“A Complete Body of Practical Divinity,” Doolittle, Thomas an eminent nonconformist

“Corpus historicum medii aevi,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

“The History of Tangiers,” Eryceira, Ferdinand De Meneses, Count D' a Portuguese writer

Born: Essex, Jamks a man whose astonishing knowledge of gothic architecture could only be equalled by his modesty

“A compendious way of teaching ancient and modern languages, formerly practised by the learned Tanaquil Faber, in the education of one of his sons, and of his daughter the celebrated madam Dacier. To which are added, some tracts and observations on the same subject by several eminent men, namely, Roger Ascham, Richard Carew, Milton, Locke, &c. With an account of the education of the dauphin, by Bossuet bishop of Meaux,” Fevre, Tannegui Le a very learned man

“Auberti Minci Opera Diplomatics et Historica,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

Born: Freytag, Frederic Gotthilf an eminent literary historian

“Pharmacopoeia Domestica,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician

“De Dysenteria alba in puerpera Dissertatio,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician

“Vindiciae Kircherianae, seu defensio concordantiarum Graecarum Conradi Kircheri, adversus Abr. Trommii animadversiones;” Gagnier, John an eminent orientalist

Died: Gildon, Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

Born: Grainger, James an English poet and physician

“The Knight of Dumbleton foiled at his own weapons, &c. In a Letter to Sir Richard Cocks, knt. By a Gentleman and no Knight,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“A Century of eminent Presbyterians: or a Collection of Choice Sayings, from the public sermons before the two houses, from Nov. 1641 to Jan. 31, 1648, the day after the king was beheaded. By a Lover of Episcopacy,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“A Letter of Thanks to Mr. Benjamin Bennet,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

Born: Gruner, John Frederick an eminent divine and critical scholar

Died: Hall, Anthony a learned

Died: Hase, Theodore De an eminent doctor and minister of Bremen

“A new and easy Method to find out the Longitude from observing the Altitudes of the Celestial bodies.” Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

Died: Henault, Charles John Francis an eminent French writer

“Traite Philosophique de laFoiblesse de I'esprit huniain,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“Poetical Register, or Lives and Characters of the English dramatic poets,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

Died: Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors

“Conspectus Formularum Medicarum,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Born: Knowles, Thomas was a native of Ely

“Les Mosurs des Sauvages, compare'es aux mceurs des premiers siecles,” Lafitau, Joseph Francis a French writer

Died: Leuwenhoek, Anthony a celebrated Dutch philosopher

Born: Lindsey, Theophilus a Socinian writer

Born: Louis, Anthony an eminent French surgeon

Born: Magalhaens, John Hyacinth De said to be a lineal descendant

“Canzonette Anacreontiche di Lindoro Eleato” Magalotti, Laurence a celebrated philosopher and mathematician

Died: Mare, Nicolas De La was a principal magistrate of the Chatelet under Louis XIV. who reposed great confidence in him

Born: Marmontel, John Francis one of the most distinguished French writers of the eighteenth century

Born: Martin, Thomas an English antiquary

Died: Mather, Increase youngest son of the preceding

Born: Mayer, Tobias one of the greatest astronomers and mechanics of the last century

“Harveian Oration,” Mead, Richard a most distinguished physician

Born: Merian, John Bernard perpetual secretary of the academy of sciences at Berlin

“Considerations for promoting Agriculture,” Molesworth, Robert viscount Molesworth of Swordes in Ireland

“The last Judgment of Men and AngeU, in twelve books, after the manner of Milton,” Newcomb, Thomas son of a worthy clergy

Died: Nicolson, William a learned English prelate and antiquary

“Theological Works,” Papin, Isaac some time a minister of the church of England

Died: Pouget, Francis Ame' a French divine

Born: Price, Richard an eminent dissenting minister and political writer

Born: Reed, Joseph a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

Born: Reynolds, Sir Joshua the most illustrious painter of the English school

Born: Rhunken, David ao eminent scholar

Died: Rivinus, Augustus Qurinus an eminent botanist and physician

Died: Robinson, John a distinguished English prelate and statesman

“A Vindication of the Civil Establishment of Religion, wherein some positions of Mr. Chandler, the author of the l Literal Scheme, 7 &c. and an aiionymo-us Letter on that subject, are occasionally considered. With an Appendix, containing a Letter from the Rev. Dr. Marshall, and an Answer to the same,” Rogers, Dr. John an English divine

Born: Ruffhead, Owen a law and miscellaneous writer

Died: Russel, Lord William the third son of the preceding

“the object was all nature and physic, no grace.” Rutty, John a medical observer and writer of very considerable learning

Died: Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer

Born: Sandeman, Robert from whom a religious sect is generally named

“Hymns,” Santeul, Claude brother of the preceding

Died: Settle, Elkanah a poetaster

Born: Smith, Adam the celebrated author of the “Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

“Memoirs of' bishop Atterbury, from his birth to his banishment,” Stackhouse, Thomas a learned and laborious divine

Died: Tallard, Camille D'Hostun, Count Of an admired general

Died: Terrasson, Andrew the first of a literary family of considerable note in France

“Justin Martyr,” Thirlby, Styan LL. D. a very ingenious and learned English critic

Died: Trenchard, John an English political writer

Died: Valsalva, Antony Maria an eminent physician

“Elogia Gallorum.” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

1724

Born: Æpinus, Francis-Marie-Ulrick-Theodore a German physician of considerable eminence

Died: Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century

Died: Amman, John Conrad a Swiss physician

Died: Amory, Thomas a dissenting minister of considerable note

Born: Andreæ, John Gerard Reinhard a German apothecary of considerable learning and excellent character

Born: Anstey, Christopher an ingenious poet of the eighteenth century

“The Register of the most noble Order of the Garter, usually called the Black-Book, with a specimen of the Lives of the Knights Companions,” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer

Born: Ashby, George an English divine and antiquary

“De ia Contagion cle la Peste,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

“Unita della materia poetica sotto dieci predicamenti e sentiment! ne' due principi della Toscana e Latina poesia, Petrarca eVirgilio,” Attendolo, John Baptist a learned writer of the sixteenth century

Born: Auger, Athanasius a distinguished French critic

Born: Bastide, John Francis De La a very industrious French writer

Died: Bedford, Hilkiah of Sibsey

“Nuova propozitione intorno alia caruncula dell' uretra della carnosita, &c.” Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon

“Exercitationes Mathematics?,” Bernoulli, Daniel a celebrated physician and philosopher

“Epistola de eclipsi soils die Maii, 1724,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Memorie concernenti la citta d'Urbino,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“De origine et permissione Mali, &c.” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“Specimen doctrinae veterum Sinarum moralis et politicae,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“A treatise on Consumptions and other distempers belonging to the breast and lungs,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Died: Bockhorst, John Van called also Langhen-Jan

“Atrocis nee descripti prius morbi histoia, secundum medicae artis leges conscripta,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Elementa Chemise quae anniversario labore uocnit in publicis, privatisque scholis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Boivin, Louis brother to the preceding

“The peace and happiness of this world, the immediate design of Christianity, on Luke ix. 56,” Bott, Thomas an English clergyman of ingenuity and learning

Born: Bourget, Dom John was born at the village of Beaumains near Falaise

Died: Bridges, John esq. of Barton- Seagrave

“De Vita et Scriptis Cl. Etringeri,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

“Examen du poema (de M. Racine) sur la grace,” Brumoy, Peter a celebrated French writer

“Traite* des premieres verites,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“History of the Pagan Philosophy,” Burigny, Levesque De was born at Rheims in 1691

Born: Busching, Anthony Frederic an eminent geographer

Born: Carleton, Sir Guy late lord Dorchester

Died: Carusius, John Baptist a learned historiographer of Palermo

“Universal Gravity,” Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher

Born: Champion, Anthony a miscellaneous writer

“Antiquitates Asiaticae.” Chishull, Edmund a learned divine and antiquary

Died: Choisi, Francis Timoleon De dean of the cathedral at Bayeux

“A list of suppositions or assertions in the late Discourse of the grounds, &c. which are not therein supported by any real or authentic evidence; for which some such evidence is expected to he produced. By William Whiston, M. A.” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Musicus apparatus Academicus.” Croft, William a musician

Died: Cross, Michael an English artist

“Summa Logicae,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Born: Curtius, Michael Conrad professor of history and rhetoric at Marpurg

“Tour through England” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: Denton, Thomas a clergyman who is entitled to a place in this Dictionary

Born: Derrick, Samuel a native of Ireland

“Lettres de M. Des Cartes, ou Ton a joint le Latin de plusieurs lettres, qui n‘avoient ete imprhnees qu’en Francois, aver une traduction Francois de celles, qui n‘avoient jusqu’a present paru qu'en Latin,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction

“Les Meditations metaphysiques touchant la premiere philosophic,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction

“Discours de la methode, pour bien conJuire sa raison, et chercher la verite dans les sciences. Plus la dioptrique, les meteores, la mechanique, et la musique,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction

“Les Principes de la Philosophic,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction

“History of Civil Law,” Duck, Arthur an English civilian

“Original Poems, Translations, Essays, and Letters,” Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer

“A general treatise of Morality, formed upon the principles of Natural Reason only; with a preface in answer to two essays lately published in the Fable of the Bees, and some incidental remarks upon an Inquiry concerning Virtue, by the right honourable Anthony earl of Shaftesbury,” Fiddes, Richard an English divine

“Medici na Geronomica; of preserving old men’s health; with an appendix concerning the use of oil and unction, and a letter on the regimen of younger years,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

Born: Fordyce, Sir William another brother of the pre* ceding

“Introductio ad lectionem Prophetarnrti,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

“Programmata nonnulla, tempore Magistrates Academici impressa,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician

Died: Gaultier, John Baptist was born about 1685

“A Life of cardinal d'Amboise, with a parallel of other cardinals who have been ruling statesmen,” Gendre, Louis Le a French historian

Died: Grandet, Joseph was a pious and learned curate of St

Born: Gregory, John professor of medicine in the university of Edinburgh

“A Caveat against Mr. Benj. Bennet, a mere pretender to history and criticism. By a lover of history,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“Hebrew Grammar,” Guarin, Peter a learned Benedictine

Died: Guy, Thomas founder of Guy’s hospital

Died: Hautefeuille, John an ingenious mechanic

“Oratio cle actione oratoris, sive corporis eloquentia,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Robert of Gloucester’s Chronicle,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

Born: Hervey, Augustus John third earl of Bristol

Born: Home, John a clergyman of the church of Scotland

Died: Hoogstraten, David Van a professor of the belles lettres

“Tacitus- de moribus Germanorum,” Jablonski, Theodore brother to the preceding

“The complete Court Keeper, or lord steward’s assistant,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

Died: Jenks, Benjamin a pious English divine and writer

Died: Jones, Jeremiah a learned dissenting divine

Born: Kant, Immanuel a German writer

Born: Klopstock, Frederic Theophilus a German poet of the greatest renown

“Life of Erasmus,” Knight, Samuel, D. D. an English antiquary and biographer

Born: Lacombe, James a diligent French miscellaneous historian

Died: Lallouette, Ambrose a French ecclesiastic

“Commentarius Analytico-exegeticus evangelii secundum Joannem,” Lampe, Frederic Adolphus a German protestant divine

Died: Lutti, Benedict an Italian artist

“Miscellanea Graecorum aliquot Scriptorum Carmina, cum versione Latina & Nods,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“General treatise of morality formed upon the principles of natural religion only,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings

“Vice and luxury public mischiefs,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings

“Remarks upon the Fable of the Bees,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings

“De Transitu Mercurii per Solem, anno 1723,” Manfredi, Eustachio a celebrated astronomer and mathematician

Died: Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“Tractatus de casibus, et excommunicationibus episcopis reservatis, confectusad normam label lae Lucanse,” Mansi, John Dominique a very learned Italian prelate

Died: Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit

“Veterum Scriptorum et Monumentorum Ecclesiasticorum, et dogmaticorum, amplissima collectio,” Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Mopinot, Simon a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

“De aetate apologetici Tertulliani et initio persecutionis Christianorum sub Severo, commentatio,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

Died: Nourry, Nicholas Le a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Orleans, Lewis Duke Of a learned and pious prince of the s blood royal of France

“El Parnaso Espannol Pintoresco laureado, &c. Tomo Tercero, Madrid,” Palomino, Don Acislo Antonio Y Velasco a Spanish painter and writer on the art

Died: Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian

Died: Pratt, Charles, Earl Camden an eminent English lawyer (?–1794)

Died: Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine

Born: Rolt, Richard an English historical and miscella* neous writer

Died: Sacheverell, Henry a man whose history affords a very striking example of the folly of party spirit

Died: Sarnelli, Pompey a learned Italian prelate

Born: Senac, John a distinguished French physician

“Synopseos Chtrurgicge Libri vi.” Severinus, Marcus Aurelius a distinguished physician

“On the Juice of the Grape,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Born: Smeaton, John a very celebrated mechanic and civil engineer

“A Funeral Sermon on Mr. Richard Sayer, bookseller,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Born: Stubbs, Geokge a celebrated anatomist and painter of animals

“Viearia Leodiensis: or, The History of the Church of Leeds, &c.” Thoresby, Ralph an eminent antiquary

Born: Thornton, Bonnell a miscellaneous writer of genuine humour

Born: Watson, John the historian of Halifax

Died: Welsted, Leonard a minor poet and miscellaneous writer

“An Essay towards restoring the true Text of the Old Testament, and for vindicating the citations thence made in the New Testament;” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

Died: Willis, Browne an eminent antiquary

1725

“De Vita et rebus gestis Mohammedis liber, Arab, et Lat. cum notis,” Abulfeda, Ishmael a learned Arabian geographer and historian

“Systema Jurisprudentiae Medicse,” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician

Born: Allioni, Charles a celebrated Piedmontese physician

“Observations introductory to an historical Essay on the Knighthood of the Bath,” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer

“De titulis quos S. Evaristus Romania presbyteris distribuit,” Antonelli, Nicholas Maria count of Pergola

“Vigneul Marvilliana,” Argonne, Noel, Called Dom Bonaventure D' was born at Paris in 1634

“Dissertationes de colore et tinclura comarum et de civitate Romana Apostoli Pauli,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

“Histoire de la Theriaque,” Bagard, Charles an eminent French physician

“Anti-Baillet” Baillet, Adrian an eminent French critic

“Original Poems, serious and humourous,” Baker, Henry an ingenious and diligent naturalist

Born: Bakewell, Robert the most successful and celebrated experimental farmer ever known in England

Died: Baldini, John Anthony an Italian count

“La defence du droit de la compagnie Hollandoise des Indes Orientales, contre les nouvelles pretensions des habitans des Pais Bas Autrichiens, &c.” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding

Died: Basil, St. surnamed The Great

“Thesaurus Monumentorum Eccl. et Hist. &c.” Basnage, James

Died: Baune, James De La a learned French Jesuit

“Novi Testarmenti Graeci recte cauteque adornandi prodromus,” Bengel, John Albert a learned German divine

“Agide re di Sparta,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess

“De Trajano non Optimo,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“De Stephanophoris veterum,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Born: Bergius, Bengts brother of the preceding

“Delectus argumentorum,” Bergler, Stephen was born at Hermanstadt

Born: Bever, Thomas LL. D. an eminent scholar and civilian

“Dissertatio historico-catoptrica de speculo Archimedis,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“Dilucidationes philosophies; de Deo, anima, &c.” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“A treatise on the Spleen and Vapours, or hypochonclriacal and hysterical affections; with three discourses on the nature and cure of the Cholic, Melancholy, and Palsy,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“A critical dissertation upon the Spleen,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Just prejudices against the Arian hypothesis,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Histoire physique de la Mer,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Anatomical works,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

“The principal and peculiar notion of a late book, entitled, The religion of nature delineated, considered, and refuted,” Bott, Thomas an English clergyman of ingenuity and learning

Born: Bowle, John an ingenious scholar

“An instruction to a person newly confirmed, &c.” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“Elemens de Metaphysique a la portée de tout le monde,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Thesaurus monumentorum ecclesiasticorum & historicorum,” Canisius, Henry the nephew of Peter Canisius

“Bp. Burnet’s late History charged with great partiality,” Capel, Arthur eldest son and heir of the preceding

“Sir Ralph Winwood’s Memorials,” Carleton, Sir Dudley

Died: Catherine, Alexievna a country girl of the name of Martha

“A Defence of Christianity from the prophecies of the Old Testament, wherein are considered all the objections against this kind of proof advanced in a late Discourse on the Grounds and Reasons of the Christian Religion,” Chandler, Edward a learned English prelate

“Diet, de Justice, Police, et Finances,” Chasles, Gregory De who was born August 17

Died: Chauvin, Stephen a protestant clergyman

Born: Clive, Robert son of Richard Clive

Born: Clover, Joseph an ingenious professor of the veterinary art

“Practical Discourses” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“Collection of Treatises on the Bath Waters,” Coryate, Thomas the eccentric son of the preceding

“De Summa pryedicationis apostolicae, quod Jesus sit Christus,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“Compendium Logicrc,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Reflexions sur Futilite des mathematiques,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Born: Darcy, Patrick, Count of a noble and ancient family in Ireland

“The Life and Piracies of captain Singleton,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: Dyer, Samuel a man of great learning

Born: Ebert, John Arnold who was born at Hamburgh Feb. 8

“Sermons upon various subjects, preached to young people,” Evans, John a dissenting divine of Wales

Died: Fiddes, Richard an English divine

“Historia Cœlestis Britannica,” Flamsteed, John a very eminent English astronomer

Died: Fleury, Claude a celebrated French ecclesiastical historian

“The History of Physic, from the time of Galen to the beginning of the sixteenth century, chiefly with regard to practice: in a discourse written to Dr. Mead.” Freind, John a learned English physician

Died: Gacon, Francis a French poet

“The Moral Characters of Theophrastus, translated from the Greek, with notes, and a Critical Essay on Characteristic Writing,” Gally, Henry an English divine

“Dissertatio Inauguralis de solidis humani corporis partibus,” Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician

Born: Glass, John son of the above

“De Perspiratione insensibili,” Gorter, John De a physician

Died: Gouye, Thomas a French mathematician

“A Defence of our ancient and modern Historians against the frivolous cavils of a late pretender to. Critical History, in which the false quotations smd unjust inferences of the anonymous author are confuted and exposed in the manner they deserve, la two parts,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“An Appendix by way of Answer to the Critical Historian’s Review,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

Died: Harris, Walter a learned English physician

“Lucretius,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Born: Howe, Richard fourth viscount Howe

“Sacrae antiquitatis monumenta historica, dogmatica, diplomatica,” Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French

“The Student’s Companion, or reason of the law,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“Conspectus Therapeiae generalis, &c. Tabnlis 20 methodo Stahliana conscriptus,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Died: Ibbot, Dr. Benjamin an ingenious and learned writer

Born: Keppel, Augustus a celebrated English admiral

Born: Kippis, Andrew an eminent dissenting divine and biographer

Born: Lacombe De Prezel, Honore brother of the former

Born: Lorry, Anne-Charles a learned French physician

Born: Lort, Michael a learned and amiable clergyman

“Enquiry, whether the general practice of virtue tends to the wealth or poverty, benefit or disadvantage, of a people? In which the pleas offered by the author of The Fable of the Bees, for the usefulness of vice and roguery, are considered; with some thoughts concerning a toleration of public stews,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings

“A Stage-coach Journey to Exeter,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“Bath Intrigues,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“Histoire Physique de la Mer,” Marsigli, Lewis Ferdinand an Italian

Born: Mason, William a distinguished poet and divine of the last century

“The Fatal Extravagance, a tragedy, enlarged,” Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

Born: Montucla, John Stephen a celebrated mathematician

“An Introduction to the Reading of the New Testament, being a translation of that of Mess, de Beausobre and Lenfant, prefixed to their edition of the New Testament,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

“De pura dictione Latina,” Morhof, Daniel George a very learned German

“Tablettes Geographiques,” Nantigni, Louis Chazot De a celebrated genealogist

Died: Nesbit, Alexander was the youngest son of lord-president Nesbit

Born: Newton, John an English clergyman

“A Scheme of Discipline, with Statutes intended to be established by a royal charter for the education of youth in Hert-hall;” Newton, Richard founder of Hertford college

“The Voyages of John Ouvington to Surat, and divers parts of Asia and Africa; containing the History of the Revolution in the kingdom of Golconda, and some observations upon Silk- Worms,” Niceron, John Peter one of the most useful French biographers

“Religion and Philosophy, a Tale;” Pack, Richardson an English poetical and miscellaneous writer

“A Paraphrase and Notes on the Epistle of St. Paul to the Philippians,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Dissertation on the Council of Constance,” Petit-Didier, Matthew a celebrated Benedictine

“Comm. des observations et consultations surlaContume d'Anjou,” Pineau, Gabriel Du a celebrated lawyer

“Belisarius.” Quin, James a celebrated actor

Born: Ramler, Charles William a German poet of great celebrity in his own country

“Medicinal Earths.” Rivinus, Augustus Qurinus an eminent botanist and physician

Died: Rue, Charles De La a French orator and poet

Born: Scopoli, John Anthony an eminent naturalist

“Memoir on the Natural History of Medicinal Waters,” Short, Thomas a physician of the early part of the last century

Died: Smith, John an English divine of distinguished learning

“IterBoreale,” Stukeley, William an antiquary of much celebrity

“Essay on the Truth of the Christian Religion; wherein its real foundation upon the Old Testament is shown” Sykes, Arthur Ashley a divine of the church of England

“Antiquitates Prioratus majoris Malverne,” Thomas, William born in 1670

“Ecclesiastical Discipline,” Thomassin, Lewis a learned French divine

“Arsacidarum impetium, sive regum Parthorum histoiia ad fidem numismatum accommodata,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist

“UnTraite du Mouvement et de laMesure des Eaux Courantes, &c.” Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest

Born: Venn, Henry a pious divine of the church of England

“Curse philologicae et criticae in omnes libros N. T.” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

1726

“Specimen medicoe Theologicae,” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician

“Pleasant Musical Companion,” Aldrich, Henry an eminent scholar and divine

Died: Alsop, Anthony a poetical and miscellaneous English writer

Died: Ancourt, Florent-Carton D' an eminent French actor and dramatic writer

“Componimenti poetici delle piu illustri rimatrici d'ogni seculo,” Andreini, Isabella wife to the preceding

“Assertio pro unico S. Eucherio Lugdunensi Episcopo. Opus posthumum. Accedit Concilium Regiense sub Rostagno Metrop. Aquensi anni 1285, nunc primo prodit integrum et notis illustratum opera Car. Antelmi designati Episc. Grassens. Praepos. Foroj.” Antelmi, Joseph a French ecclesiastic and antiquary

“Oratio de delectu scriptorum qui juventuti in scholis prcelegendi sunt,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

Died: Baccalar-Y-Sanna, Don Vincent marquis of St

Born: Ballexserd, N. James citizen of Geneva

“Componimenti poetici dc-lle piu illustri rimatrici d'ogni secolo,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess

Born: Bertram, Philip-Ernest professor of law at Halle

“Epistola anatomica adJosephum. Puteum Bononiensem,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist

“Discourses on the Gout, Rheumatism, and the King’s Evil,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Died: Boivin, John professor of Greek in the royal college of Paris

Died: Brady, Dr. Nicholas an English divine of good parts and learning

Born: Bruckner, John a Lutheran divine

“English acquisitions in Guinea and the East Indies,” 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: Casteels, Peter an artist

Died: Chaulieu, William Anfreye De was born at Fontenay in Normandy

Died: Clagett, Nicolas younger brother to the preceding

“Life and Posthumous Works,” Claridge, Richard a writer of eminence among the Quakers

“Xenophont. Ephesii Ephesiacorum Libri V. de Amoribus Anthite et Abrocomse,” Cocchi, Anthony of Florence

Born: Coote, Sir Eyke a descendant of the preceding family

Born: Cotes, Francis an English artist

“De genuina indole fidei Jesum ceu Christum recipientis,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

Died: Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow

“Memoires pour servir a l‘histoire des troubles arrives en Suisse a I’occasion du Consensus,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“De logic-ce cum physica, et de mathesceos cum utraque, et utriusque cum mathesi reciproco nexu,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“De niente hutnana, &c. dissert, philosophicotheologica,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Traite d'Algebra,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Born: Dalrymple, David an eminent Scotch lawyer and antiquary

“Political History of the Devil,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

“A System of Magic,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: Deleyue, Alexander one of the French Encyclopaedists

“Miscellanea Curiosa,” Derham, William an excellent philosopher and divine

“Memoires de litterature,” Desmolets, Peter Nicolas librarian of the house of the oratory in the rue St

“Philosophical Observations and Experiments of Dr. Robert Hooke,” Digby, Sir Kenelm who once enjoyed the reputation of a philosopher

“A history of the lateral operation for the stone,” Douglas, James an eminent physician

Died: Dumont, John baron of Carlscroon

“A volume of Sermons in French,” Durand, David a very eloquent French protcstant preacher at the Savoy in London

Born: Fabricy, Gabriel a French Dominican

Died: Feller, Joachim Frederic the son of the preceding

“Philosophical Works, or a demonstration of the Existence of God, by proofs drawn from Nature,” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray

“Observations on Dr. Freind’s History of Physic, &c.” Freind, John a learned English physician

Born: Furneaux, Pmup a learned dissenting clergyman

Died: Gabbiani, Antony Domenick an Italian artist

Born: Gabrini, Thomas Maria

Born: Gin, Peter Louis Claude a voluminous and useful French writer of the last century

“The principles of religion explained for the instruction of the weak,” Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate

“Josephus,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Notizia de Libri rari nella Lingua Italiana,” Haym, Nicolas Francis a native of Rome

Born: Howard, John the indefatigable friend of the poor and unfortunate

Born: Hutton, James an ingenious philosopher of the sceptical class

“A New and Fall Method of settling the Canonical Authority of the New Testament,” Jones, Jeremiah a learned dissenting divine

Born: Jones, William a late venerable and pious divine of the church of England

Born: Ingram, Robert a worthy English divine

“Euripidis Hecuba^ Orestes, & Phcenissae,” King, John rector of Chelsea

“Dean Colet,” Knight, Samuel, D. D. an English antiquary and biographer

Died: Kolben, Peter a celebrated traveller

Born: Larcher, Peter Henry an eminent French scholar and translator

“Vindication of the Church of England,” Lindsay, John a learned divine

Born: Madan, Martin a celebrated preacher and writer

“Dictionnaire Geographique, Historique, et Critique,” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century

“The works of Andrew Marvell, esq.” Marvell, Andrew a very ingenious and witty English writer

Born: Mengs, Antony Raphael a celebrated modern painter

“De medicorum apud veteres Romanos degentiiuu coiulitione dissertatio qua, contra viros celeberrimos Jacobutn Sponimn &, Richardum Meadium, servilem atque ignobilem earn fuisse ostenditur,” Middleton, Conyers a celebrated English divine

“A Vindication of the Church of England,” Milbourne, Luke a poetical writer of no very honourable reputation

Born: Millot, Claude Francis Xavier a late French historian

“Osteology, or Treatise on the Anatomy of the Bones,” Monro, Alexander, M. D. an eminent anatomist

Born: Morand, John Francis Clement son of the preceding

“Abrege de Chronologic,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“Entretiens de Ciceron sur la nature des Dieux,” Olivet, Joseph Thoulier D' an elegant French writer

Died: Palomino, Don Acislo Antonio Y Velasco a Spanish painter and writer on the art

Born: Paoli, Pascal De a very distinguished character in modern times

“Reverendi admodum in Christo patris Samuelis Parkeri episcopi de rebus sui temporis commentariorum libri quatuor,” Parker, Samuel a man of some learning

Born: Pennant, Thomas an eminent traveller

Born: Philidor, Andrew an eminent musician and chess-player

Born: Robertson, Joseph a learned English divine and miscellaneous writer

Died: Rysbrach, John Michael a very eminent sculptor

“A Survey of the Roman Antiquities in the Midland Counties in England,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

“Homo diluvii testis,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Died: Schmidt, John Andrew a learned Lutheran divine

“Elements of Geometry” Schmidt, John Andrew a learned Lutheran divine

Died: Sewell, George an English poet and physician

“Dictionary,” Sewell, William the historian of the Quakers

“New Practice of Physic,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

“Sixty Sermons,” Smalridge, George a learned prelate

Died: Smith, William a learned English divine and translator

“Sermons” Terrasson, Andrew the first of a literary family of considerable note in France

“Winter,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

“Posthumous Works” Toland, John an English writer

“On Budgel’s Philosopher’s Prayer,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Born: Tyers, Thomas a miscellaneous writer of considerable talents

“School-Master,” Upton, James a classical scholar and editor

Died: Valentinus, Michael Bernard a botanical and medical writer

Died: Vernon, Thomas a learned lawyer

Born: Weisse, Christian Felix a modern German poet and miscellaneous writer of great fame in his country

Died: West, Richard lord-chancellor of Ireland

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

“Grounds and reasons of the Christian Religion;” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

Died: Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

Born: Wolfe, Major- General James a brave English officer

“Johannis Confratris et Monachi Glastoniensis Chronica,” Wood, Anthony an eminent English antiquary and biographer

1727

Died: Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

Born: Adanson, Michel an eminent French naturalist

“Periculum criticum in quo loca quædam cum V. ac N. T. tum Hesychii et aliorum, illustrantur, vindicantur, emendantur,” Alberti, John professor of Divinity in the university of Leyden

Died: Aler, Paul a learned French Jesuit

“Opere inedite di Ludovico Castelvetro,” Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

“Botanicou Parisiense,” Aubriet, Claude a celebrated painter of flowers

“Horti medici acad. Altorf. Historia,” Baier, John James a celebrated physician

Born: Barrington, The Hon. Daines fourth son of the preceding

Born: Beaumelle, Laurence Angliviel De La a French writer of some note

“Trias casuum memorabilium medicorum,” Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note

Born: Belloi, Peter Lawrence Buyrette Du of the French academy

Born: Berthoud, Ferdinand an eminent French marine clock-maker

“Epistolas Anatomicse duse,” Bianchi, John Baptist a celebrated Italian anatomist

“A Latin translation of Hughes’s Ode to the Creator.” Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer

“Dissertations on a Dropsy, a Tympany, the Jaundice, the Stone, and the Diabetes,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Born: Blondel, James Augustus an English physician

“Botanicon Parisiense,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Miscellaneous Tracts.” Bowyer, William the most learned English printer of whom we have any account

“Practical Discourses concerning the four elements, as they relate to the growth of plants,” Bradley, Richard a popular and very voluminous writer on gardening and agriculture in the last century

“Ecclesiastes of Erasmus.” Bray, Thomas an eminent learned and pious divine of the seventeenth century

Died: Bretonnier, Bartholomew Joseph advocate of the parliament of Paris

“Institutiones Historiae Philosophicae,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

“Opuscula Medico botanica,” Bruckman, Francis Ernest a German physician and botanist

“Miscellanea Sacra,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine

“Phsedrus,” Burman, Peter the eminent philologist

“Abridged system of Mathematics,” Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher

Born: Castello, Gabriel Lancelot an eminent Italian antiquary

“Courtier,” Castiglione, Balthazar an eminent Italian nobleman

“Reflections on the Conduct of the Modern Deists, in their late writings against Christianity,” Chandler, Samuel an eminent dissenting minister

Born: Chapone, Hester an ingenious English lady

Born: Cipriani, John Baptist an eminent artist

“Medicinae laudatio in Gymnasio Pisis habita,” Cocchi, Anthony of Florence

“Defence of the doctrine of the Resurrection of the same Body,” Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments

Born: Commerson, Philibert doctor of physic

“Positiones theolog. ex pastorali instructione sancti Pauli ad Titum data,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

Died: Croft, William a musician

“De legibus,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“History of the Devil.” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

“Nouvelles dccouvertes en medicine,” Desault, Peter a French physician

“Summer” Dodington, George Bubb

“Imitations tirees du Latin de Jean Bonnefons, avec autres amours et melanges poetiques,” Durant not Durand

Died: Eyben, Hulderie an eminent lawyer

Born: Falk, John Peter one of the scientific travellers

“The Resurrection of the same numerical body, and its re-union to the same soul; against Mr. Locke’s notion of personality and identity.” Felton, Henry a learned divine

Died: Folkes, Martin an eminent English scholar and antiquary

“Elements of the Geometry of Infinites,” Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier De the son of Frangois le Bovier de Fonienelle

“The duty of Public Worship proved, to which are added directions for a devout behaviour therein, drawn chiefly from the holy scriptures and the liturgy of the church of England; and an account of the method of the Common Prayer, by way of question and answer.” Fox, Francis an English clergyman

“Adami de Domersham Hist, de rebus gestis Glastonensibus,” Fox, John an eminent English divine and churchhistorian

Born: Frisi, Paul a very eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Introductio ad prudentiam; or directions, counsels and cautions, tending to prudent management of affairs of common life,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician

Born: Gainsborough, Thomas an admirable English artist

“Beggar’s Opera;” Gay, John a very popular English poet

Born: Gebelin, Anthony Court De an eminent French writer of the last century

“De Secretione humorum in sanguine,” Gorter, John De a physician

“De Respirationis mechanismo et usu genuino,” Hamberger, George Edward professor of chemistry and of the practice of medicine in the university of Jena

“Elementa Physices, methodo Mathematica in usum auditorum conscripta,” Hamberger, George Edward professor of chemistry and of the practice of medicine in the university of Jena

“Account of his Life and Writings,” Hammond, Anthony, Esq. descended from a family long situated at Somersham-place

“Series numismatum antiquorum Henr. Adriani a Mark,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Historical and Critical Remarks,” Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas

“Fœdera,” Holmes, George an English antiquary (?–1749)

Died: Hooper, Dr. George an eminent English divine

Died: Hoste, Paul born May 19

Died: Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine

Born: Jenkinson, Charles earl of Liverpool

Born: Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet

Died: Leng, John a learned English prelate

“Continuation,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary

Died: Martelli, Peter James an eminent Italian poet

“A treatise on the Religion of the ancient Gauls,” Martin, James a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

“Commentarium in mutilum Campanioe Atnphitheatri titulum, aliasque nonnullas Inscriptiones,” Mazochi, Alexius Symmachus an Italian philologer and antiquary

Died: Menzikoff, Alexander was a prince of the Russian empire

“The Translation of the Notes of Mess, de Beausobre and Lenfant on St. Matthew’s Gospel,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Born: Murphy, Arthur a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“An Ode to the Queen, on the happy accession of their Majesties to the Crown,” Newcomb, Thomas son of a worthy clergy

“A System of the World,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“Travels of Gemelli Carreri,” Noble, Eustache De one of the most indefatigable writers of his time

“Ethica Christiana” Ostervald, John Frederick one of the most celebrated Swiss divines of the latter age

Died: Pattison, William an unfortunate poet

“A Paraphrase and Notes on the Epistle to the, Hebrews,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Dissertation sur une Nouvelle Methode de faire l'Operation de la Cataracte,” Petit, Francis Pourfour Du a learned physician

“Miscellany,” Pitt, Christopher an English poet

“Money’s the Mistress” Quin, James a celebrated actor

“Scheme;” Rogers, Dr. John an English divine

“Decameron” Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

Born: Sanders, Robert an English writer

“Discours sur la Methode de Franco, et sur celle de M. Rau touchant l'Operation de la Taille,” Senac, John a distinguished French physician

Died: Sergardi, Louis an eminent satirist

“Dispensatory of the College of Physicians of Edinburgh,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Died: Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

“Twelve Sermons, on several occasions,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Born: Sumorokof, Alexander denominated the founder of the Russian theatre

“Summer,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

“Synopsis Stirpium Hibernicarum alphabetice dispositarum, sive Commentatio de Plantis indigenis, praesertim Dubliniensibus, instituta” Threlkeld, Caleb a natural historian

Born: Turgot, Anne-Robert-James a French minister of state

“Botanicon Parisiense,” Vaillant, Sebastian a distinguished botanist

“La Vie et les Sentimens de Lucilio Vanini,” Vanini a writer who has generally been distinguished by the title of Atheist

Born: Verschuring, Henry a Dutch painter

Died: Wells, Edward a learned English divine

Born: Wilkes, John a very singular political character in the early part of the present reign

“Commentarium nosologicum morbos epidemicos et aeris variationes in urbe Eboracensi, locisque vicinis, ab anno 1715 ad anni 1725 finem grassantes complectens,” Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician

“Cyropaedia,” Xenophon an illustrious philosopher

1728

Born: Adam, Robert an eminent architect

“Scriptores rerum Germanicarum et Saxonic.” Alberic a historian and monk of the Cistertian order

Died: Alemand, Louis-Augustine a miscellaneous French writer of considerable note

Born: Ali Bey an adventurer

Born: Aliamet, James a French engraver

Died: Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

“De nuptiis inter fratrem et sororem,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

“Oratio de causis corrupts Eloquentise,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

Born: Bage, Robert an English writer of considerable talents

“The foundation of Moral Goodness, or a farther inquiry into the original of our idea of Virtue,” Balguy, John an eminent divine of the church of England in the last century

“Traite sur la morale des peres,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding

Born: Barret, George an English landscape painter

“Notes on the Surgery of Nuck,” Bassius, Henry a surgeon and anatomist of considerable reputation

Born: Beaume', Antony an eminent French chemist

Born: Beurieu, Gaspard Guillard De a French miscellaneous writer

“Vulgate Psalms,” Bellenger, Francis doctor of the Sorbonne

Born: Bencivenni, Joseph an Italian writer

Died: Benoit, Elias the son of a Calvinist

Born: Benvenuti, Joseph an Italian surgeon

“LaTeba,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess

“The general history of the Highways in all parts of the world, particularly in Great Britain.” Bergier, Nicolas

“Hesperi et Phosphori nova phenomena, sive observationes circa planetam Veneris,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Bilfingeri et Holmanni epistolae de barmonia praestabilita,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

Born: Black, Joseph one of the most eminent chemical philosophers of the last century

“Natural Theology, or moral Duties considered apart from positive: with some observations on the desirableness and necessity of a supernatural revelation,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

Died: Blackwell, Thomas an ingenious and very learned writer of the last century

“Pharmaco-Botanologia,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist

“Architecture moderne,” Blondel, James Francis nephew of the preceding

“A List of all Dictionaries, Portuguese, Castilian, Italian, French, and Latin,” Bluteau, Dom Raphael a Theatine

“Atrocis, rarissimique morbi historia altera,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Bordenave, Toussaint regius professor and director of the academy of surgery

Born: Boulton, Matthew who justly ought to be classed among public benefactors

“Dictiona-ium Botanicum,” Bradley, Richard a popular and very voluminous writer on gardening and agriculture in the last century

“Appendix to the Synopsis.” Brewer, Samuel a botanist

“The progress, extent, and limits of the human understanding,” Browne, Peter a native of Ireland

“Archæologiæ philosophicæ,” Burnet, Dr. Thomas a most ingenious and learned writer

Born: Busch, John George an eminent teacher and writer on commerce

“Poetae rei Venaticae,” Calpurnius a Latin poet

Died: Campbell, George a very learned divine of the church of Scotland

“Of accelerated motions by living forces,” Camus, Charles Stephen Lewis a celebrated French mathematician

“Universal system of Mathematics,” Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher

Died: Chamberlen, Hugh an eminent man-midwife

“A Vindication of the Defence of Christianity, from the prophecies of the Old Testament,” Chandler, Edward a learned English prelate

“A Vindication of the Antiquity and Authority of Daniel’s Prophecies,” Chandler, Samuel an eminent dissenting minister

“Bibliotheque raisonnee des Ouvrages des Savans,” Chapelle, Armand De La minister of the Walloon church at the Hague

Born: Chappe D'Auteroche, John an eminent French astronomer

Born: Cook, James an eminent navigator

Died: Creed, Elizabeth a very amiable and ingenious lady

Died: Crenius, Thomas a native of the marche of Brandenburg

Died: Daniel, Garriel a very ingenious and learned Frenchman

Born: Delius, Christopehr Traugott a learned German mineralogist

“Les Passions de l‘Ame. Le Monde, ou traite de la lumiere. Edition augmented d’un discours sur le mouvement local et sur la fie v re, sur* les principes du mema auteur,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction

“Rapin of Gardens,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

Died: Dorsane, Anthony a French divine

Born: Durell, David a learned divine

Born: Dussaulx, John a French writer of distinguished taste and talents

“Logica? disciplines rudimenta,” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian

Born: Fawcett, Sir William, K.B. a brave English officer

Born: Gaillard, Gabriel Henry an elegant French historian

Born: Gentleman, Francis a dramatic and poetical writer of the minor order

Born: Gerard, Alexander an eminent divine of the church of Scotland

“I never so much as once ueard him drop a single hint, in all our conversations, directly or indirectly, concerning the article of baptism.” Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine

Born: Goldsmith, Oliver an eminent poet and miscellaneous writer

“Chronology,” Granet, Francis deacon of the church of Aix

Born: Hamilton, William Gerard a statesman of some note

“A hriel enquiry relating to the right of his majesty’s Chapel Royal, and the privileges of his servants within the Tower, in a Memorial addressed to the rignt hon. the lord viscount Lonsdale, constable of his majesty’s Tower of London,” Haynes, Hopton a strenuous advocate for Socinianism

Born: Heber, Reginald a learned and amiable English clergyman

“On the indecency of men-midwives, and the obligation of women to nurse their own children,” Hecquet, Philip a French physician of singular merit and skill

“Syntagma Pathologico-therapeuticum,” Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife

“Diana de Castro, ou le faux Yncas,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

Born: Hull, Thomas a late dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“Parker’s Bibliotheca Bibiica,” Hunt, Thomas a learned Hebraist

“De Benedictione patriarchs Jacobi, conjecturae,” Hunt, Thomas a learned Hebraist

Born: Hunter, John younger brother of Dr

“London Journal,” Hutcheson, Dr. Francis a philosopher of the Shaftesbury school

“Aristides,” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham

Died: Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

Died: Kennet, White an English writer

Born: Koenig, Dr. John Gerard a botanist and disciple of Linnæus

Born: Kynaston, John son of Humphry Kynaston

“Remarquessur le Gin-Seng,” Lafitau, Joseph Francis a French writer

Born: Lambert, John Henry an eminent mathematician and astronomer

Died: Lauriere, Eusebius James De a celebrated lawyer

Died: Maclaurin, Coun an eminent mathematician and philosopher

“Degli Anfiteatri,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Supplementum Acaciarum,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Lettre a M. I'abbe Bignon, sur la nature des Vaisseaux.” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher

Died: Masclef, Francis a French theologian

Died: Mather, Dr. Cotton son to the preceding Increase Mather

“Abrege de THistoire, & de la morale de PAncien Testament,” Mesenguy, Francis Philip a French divine

Born: Monckton, Hon. Robert great grandson of the preceding

Died: Monnoye, Bernard De La a learned French poet

Died: Montesquieu, Charles De Secondat, Baron Of a very celebrated French writer

“The Cruelties and Persecutions of the Romish Church displayed, &c.” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Died: Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant

“Optical Lectures,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms amended,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“Speculum Britanniae, a topographical and historical description of Cornwall,” Norden, John an industrious topographer

Born: Oeder, George Christian an eminent botanist

Born: Orme, Robert an eminent historian

Died: Pack, Richardson an English poetical and miscellaneous writer

Born: Parkhurst, John a late learned divine and lexicographer

Born: Paterson, Samuel a gentleman who deserves honourable notice in the literary history of his country

“An essay in favour of giving the Eucharist to Children,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

“Fifteen Sermons, and a Scripture Catechism,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Born: Percy, Thomas a late learned prelate

Died: Petit-Didier, Matthew a celebrated Benedictine

Died: Petit-Pied, Nicholas nephew of the preceding

Born: Piccini, Nicholas an eminent musician

Died: Place, Francis a man of taste in various pursuits

Died: Pontas, John a celebrated casuist

Died: Quien De La Neufville, James Le de la Neufville

Died: Reyneau, Charles-Rene commonly called Father Reyneau

“Present State of the Republic of Letters,” Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence

“Explicatio Catecheseos Heidelbergensis,” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine

“Exegesis in Psalmum Ixxxix.” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine

“Friendship in Death, in twenty letters from the dead to the living,” Rowe, Elizabeth an English lady

Born: Roy, Julian David Le an architect and antiquary

Born: Russel, George a man of learning and ingenuity

“The History of Hertfordshire, describing the county and its ancient monuments, particularly the Roman, with the characters of those that have been the chief possessors of the lands, and an account of the most memorable occurrences,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

“De Helvetii aeribus, aquis, locis, specimen,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

“Thesaurus antiquitatum Teutonicarum,” Schilter, John an eminent jurist

“Complete systern of Optics,” Smith, Robert the very learned successor of Bentley as master of Trinity college

“Lexicon, sive Thesaurus Ecclesiastic us Patrum Graeconm):” Suicer, John Gaspard a learned German divine

Died: Thomas, Christian a modern philosopher

“Spring,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

Died: Todd, Hugh a learned English divine

“Prologue and Epilogue for Mr.Hemmings’s Scholars at Thistleworth,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Upton, James a classical scholar and editor

Died: Wall, William the able defender of infant-baptism

“A List of the Nobility and Gentry of the counties of Middlesex, Essex, and Hertford, who have subscribed, and ordered their coats of arms to be inscribed on a new map of those counties, which is now making by John Warburton, esq.” Warburton, John a heraldic writer and antiquary

Born: Warton, Thomas the historian of English poetry

“The Characters of the Times,” Welsted, Leonard a minor poet and miscellaneous writer

Born: Witchell, George a good astronomer and mathematician

Died: Woodward, John an eminent natural philosopher

“The Legal Judicature in Chancery stated,” Yorke, Philip, Earl Of Hardwicke an eminent lawyer (?–1764)

Born: Zimmermann, John George an eminent physician and miscellaneous writer

1729

Born: Addington, Stephen a dissenting clergyman

“Irtiov, sive ex veteris monumenti Isiaci descriptione Isidis Delubrum reseratum,” Ainsworth, Robert an eminent Grammarian and lexicographer (?–1743)

Born: Asch, George Thomas Baron D' an eminent Russian physician

Died: Avrillon, John Baptist Elias a French Franciscan of the order called* Minimes

“Succincta Notitia Scriptorum rerum Brunsvicensium ac Luneburgensium, cum recensione legum atque constitutionurn terrarum Brunsvico-Luneburgica'rum,” Baring, Daniel Eberhard was born in 1690 in Hildesheim

Died: Baron, Michael an eminent French player

Born: Barrington, Hon. Samuel brother to the preceding

“La Science des ingenieurs,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Died: Benbow, John a brave English admiral

“La Tebaidadi Stazio tradotto in verso sciolto da Seivaggio Porpora,” Bentivoglio, Cornelius of Arragon

Died: Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

Died: Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Oratio quain habuit cum botanicam et chemicam professionem publice poneret,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“A Pattern for Young Students in the University, set forth in the Life of Mr. Ambrose Bonwicke, some time scholar of St. John’s College, Cambridge,” Bonwicke, Ambrose a nonjuring clergyman of great piety and learning

Died: Boonen, Arnold a portrait-painter

“Optical treatise on the Gradation of Light,” Bouguer, Peter a celebrated French mathematician

Died: Boyer, Abel a lexicographer and miscellaneous writer

“Essay on the confusion of languages,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“Memoirs of the Arts and Sciences,” Brumoy, Peter a celebrated French writer

Born: Brunck, Richard Francis Frederick a celebrated Greek scholar and critic

Born: Buchan, William a medical writer of great popularity

Died: Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine

“Provoked Husband” Carey, Henry a musical composer and poet

Born: Catherine Ii. late empress of Russia

Died: Caylus, Anne Claude Philip De Tubiere De Grimoakd De Pestels De Levis, Count De a very celebrated amateur and patron of the arts

“Histoire generale des auteurs sacres et ecclesiastiques,” Cellier, Remi a voluminous French biographer

“Anatomy.” Cheselden, William an eminent surgeon and anatomist

“Bibliotheque des Auteurs cites dans le Dictionnaire cle llichelet,” Clerc, Sebastian Le an eminent designer and engraver

Died: Comte, Lewis Le a Jesuit of Bourdeaux

Died: Congreve, William an English dramatic writer and poet

Born: Cracherode, Clayton Mordaunt an eminent benefactor to the taste

“De nonnullis Antichrist! characteribus,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“Select Novels,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

“Select Novels,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

Born: Cunningham, John a poet of considerable reputation

Born: Denis, Michael an eminent German bibliographer

Born: Deshais, John Baptist Hf.Nry an ingenious French painter

“Letters” Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London

Died: Devaux, John an eminent surgeon of Paris

“To Mr. Anthony Bacon, an Apologie of the Earle of Essexe, against those which falselie and maliciouslie take him to be the only hindrance of the peace and quiet of his countrie.” Devereux, Robert earl of Essex

Born: Dewailly, Charles an eminent French architect

“Dedicated to lord King, lord high chancellor,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

“Cotnmentatio de honoratissimo ordine militari de Balneo,” Dithmar, Justus Christopher professor of the law of nature and nations

Born: Dodd, Dr. William an ingenious divine

“An account of Mortifications, and of the surprizing effects of the bark in putting a stop to their progress,” Douglas, James an eminent physician

“Hist, militaire du prince Eugene de Savoie, du prince et due de Marlborough, &c.” Dumont, John baron of Carlscroon

“Hist, naturelle del‘Oretde l’Argent,” Durand, David a very eloquent French protcstant preacher at the Savoy in London

Born: Dutens, Lewis a gentleman of considerable literary and political knowledge

“Amcenitates Philologicae,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

Died: Finch, Daniel second earl of Nottingham

Died: Fischer, John Andrew a physician of Erfurt

“Partium Corporis himiani Solidarum Conspectus Anatomico-Mechanicus,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

Born: Forster, John Reinhold an eminent naturalist

Died: Franceschini, Marc Antonio an historical painter

Born: Garnier, John James an ingenious French writer

Died: Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran

Born: Gordon, William an Anglo-American divine and historian

“Le Heros,” Gracian, Baltasar a celebrated Spanish Jesuit

Died: Graves, Richard an English divine and miscellaneous writer

Died: Hahn, Simon Frederic ayoungrnan of extraordinary talents

“A free and impartial Study of the Holy Scriptures recommended, being notes on some peculiar texts, with discourses and observations,” Hallet, Joseph a dissenting clergyman

“Disputatio de Venaesectione, quatenus motum sanguinis mutat,” Hamberger, George Edward professor of chemistry and of the practice of medicine in the university of Jena

Born: Hamilton, Hugh bishop of Ossory

Died: Hardouin, John a French Jesuit

Born: Harwood, Edward a dissenting clergyman

“Eutropius,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Died: Hildesley, Mark a worthy prelate

Died: Honorius De Sancta Maria whose proper name was Blaize Vauzelle

Died: Houdry, Vincent a Jesuit

“Select Collection of Novels and Histories,” Hughes, Jabez was the younger brother of Mr

“Joannis Caii Britanni de Canibus Britannicis liber unus; de variorum Animalium & Stirpium, &c. liber unus; de Libris propriis liber unus; de Pronunciatione Græcæ & Latinæ Linguæ, cum scriptione nova, libellus; ad optimorum exemplarium fidem recogniti; à S. Jebb, M. D.” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham

Born: Jebb, Sir Richard, Bart. son of the preceding

Died: Kahler, Wicand a learned and indefatigable German writer

Died: King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

Died: Languet, John Joseph brother of the preceding

Born: Lassala, Manuel a Spanish Ex-jesuit

Born: Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim a distinguished German writer

Died: Loubere, Simon De La a French poet

“Museum Veronense,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“De annuls Inerrantium Stellarum aberrationibus,” Manfredi, Eustachio a celebrated astronomer and mathematician

Died: Maraldi, James Philip a learned astronomer and mathematician

“Les veritables Principes de la Grammaire,” Marsais, Cæsar Chesneau Du a French grammarian of high reputation

Died: Marshall, Nathanael a celebrated preacher at the beginning of the last century

Born: Mendelsohn, Moses a Jewish philosophical writer

“Semiramide riconosciuta.” Metastasio, Peter the most illustrious poet of modern Italy

“Nova Plantarum Genera,” Micheli, Peter Anthony an Italian botanist of great celebrity

“He seems to have been a poet of the third rate he has seldom reached the sublime his humour, in which he more succeeded, is not strong enough to last his versification holds a statd of mediocrity he possessed but little invention and if he was not a bad rhimester, he cannot be denominated a fine poet, for there are but few marks of genius in his writings.” Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

“Les Monumens de la monarchic Francoise, avec les fig. de chaque regne, que Pinjure du temps a epargnees,” Montfaucon, Bernard De a Benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Murphy, Arthur a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“Epitome Elementorum Pbysico-mathematicorum,” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher

“Physicx, experimentales, et geometries Dissertationes: ut et Ephemerides meteorologicae Utrajectenses,” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher

Died: Naudé, Philip an able mathematician

Born: Newcome, William an eminent prelate

“Lectiones Opticse,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“The Weekly Medley,” Ozell, John a writer

Born: Panzer, George Wolfgang Francis an eminent bibliographer

“An abridgment of the Ecclesiastic Histories of Eusebius, Socrates, Sozornen, and Theotloret,” Parker, Samuel a man of some learning

Born: Parsons, Philip an English divine

“The History of the Stamford Bull-running.” Peck, Francis a learned antiquary

“Lettre dans laquelle il est démontré que la Crystailin est fort pres de l‘Uvee, et ou Ton rapporte de nouvelles preuves de i’Operation de la Cataracte,” Petit, Francis Pourfour Du a learned physician

“Lettres contenant des Reflexions sur ce que M. Hecquet, M. D. a fait imprimer touchant les Maladies des Yeux,” Petit, Francis Pourfour Du a learned physician

“Dunciad” Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets

“Night,” Ralph, James a political and poetical writer of considerable note

Died: Reeves, William an English divine

Died: Rogers, Dr. John an English divine

“Letters Moral and Entertaining” Rowe, Elizabeth an English lady

“A funeral Oration for Antonio Magliabecchi,” Salvini, Antonio Maria a learned Italian

Born: Sancho, Ignatius an extraordinary Negro

“The Wanderer, a moral Poem,” Savage, Richard an eminent instance of the uselessuess and insignificancy of knowledge

“De Studiis Mediolanensium Antiquis et Novis,” Saxi an ecclesiastical historian

“The Trial of the Witnesses of the Resurrection of Jesus,” Sherlock, Thomas eldest son to the preceding

“Idee generate du Government Chinois,” Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer

“A Vindication of our Saviour’s miracles; in which Mr. Woolston’s Discourses on them are particularly examined; his pretended authority of the fathers against the truth of the literal sense are set in a just light; and his objections, in point of reason, answered,” Smalbroke, Richard bishop of Lichfield and Coventry

Died: Smalridge, George a learned prelate

Born: Southgate, Richard a late worthy divine and antiquary

Born: Spallanzani, Lazarus a celebrated modern naturalist

“A complete body of Divinity,” Stackhouse, Thomas a learned and laborious divine

Died: Templeman, Peter the son of an eminent attorney at Dorchester in the county of Dorset

“Sophonisba,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

Born: Volkof, Feodor the Garrick of Russia

“Nova plantarucn genera,” Watson, Sir William eminent for his skill in botany and electricity

“Regiae Mat. Bibl. Geographica & Chronologica,” Yriarte, Juan De a learned and laborious Spanish writer

1730

“Thesaurus Antiquitatum Siciliæ.” Aa, Peter Vander an eminent bookseller (16591733)

“De Sectarum in medicina noxia instauratione,” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician

“Philosophia Pollingana,” Amort, Eusebius a canon regular of the order of St

“Description des principales pierres gravees du cabinet du due d'Orleans,” Arnaud, Francis a French miscellaneous writer of considerable note

“Lectionum Grsecarum libriduo, &c.” Arnaud, George D' a learned critic (17111740)

“La vera idea della Medicina,” Arrivabene, Hyppolito a descendant of the same family

“Vindicise librorum deutero-canonicorum veteris Testamenti,” Barre, Joseph a canon regular of St

Born: Basire, James an eminent English engraver

“Museum Sinicum, in quo Sinicae Linguae et Literaturae ratio explicatur; item grammatica, lexicon, et diatribae Sinicce reperiuntur,” Bayer, Theophilus Siegfrid grandson of the preceding

Born: Beausobre, Lewis perhaps of the same family with the preceding

Died: Beckingham, Charles a dramatic writer

Died: Becquet, Anthony a native of Paris

“L'Elenia,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess

“Dialogues critiques et philosophiques, par D. Charte-Livry (J.F.Bernard),” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam

“the management of Ships;” Bernoulli, John the brother of the preceding

Born: Berry, William an ingenious Scotch artist

Born: Bezout, Stephen a celebrated French mathematician

“Riposo” Biscioni, Anthony Maria a celebrated Italian scholar of the last century

Born: Bode, John Joachim Christopher a bookseller at Hamburgh

“Bellini de urinis et pulsibus,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Remarks upon Butler’s 6th chapter of the Analogy of Religion, &c. concerning Necessity,” Bott, Thomas an English clergyman of ingenuity and learning

Born: Boyle, Hamilton earl of Cork and Orrery

Died: Boyse, Samuel the only son of the preceding

Died: Brossard, Sebastian De an eminent French musician

Born: Bruce, James a celebrated modern traveller

“Theatre des Grecs, contenant des traductions ct analyses des tragedies Grecques, des discours et des remarques concernant la theatre Grec, &c.” Brumoy, Peter a celebrated French writer

“Critique desinteressee des journaux litteraires,” Bruys, Francis born at Serrieres in the Maconnois in 1708

“Reflexions en forme de lettres adressees au prochain synod qui doit s’assembler a la Haye, sur l'affaire de M. Saurin, et sur celle de M. Maty,” Bruys, Francis born at Serrieres in the Maconnois in 1708

Born: Burke, Edmund was one of the most distinguished politicians and political writers of the last century

“Dictionnaire historique, critique, et chronologique de la Bible.” Calmet, Augustine a learned Benedictine of the college of St

“Theatre à l'usage des colleges,” Cerceau, John Antony Du a French Jesuit

Born: Chabanon, De a French writer of eminence in polite literature

Died: Chamillard, Stephen a learned French antiquary

Born: Christie, William probably a relation of the preceding

Born: Cirillo, Dominick nephew to Nicolas Cirillo

“On Curves of a Double Curvature,” Clairault, Alexis Claude a celebrated French mathematician and academician

“Leges Walliae Ecclesiastical,” Clarke, William a learned divine and antiquary

Born: Clarke, Edward son to the preceding

“The Specnlatist,” Concanen, Matthew a miscellaneous writer of some note in his day

“The Antiquities of Harwich and Dover Court,” Dale, Samuel an antiquary and botanist

“Miscellanea Analytica, de Seriebus & Quadraturis, &c.” Demoivre, Abraham a celebrated mathematician

Born: Didot, Francis Ambrose an eminent French printer

Died: Dodart, Denis doctor regent of the faculty of medicine at Paris

“Pomet’s History of Drugs,” Dodart, Denis doctor regent of the faculty of medicine at Paris

Born: Doolittle, Thomas an eminent nonconformist

“A description of the peritoneum, and of that part of the membrana cellularis which lies on its outside,” Douglas, James an eminent physician

Born: Duncombe, John was born 1730

Died: Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

“Leges Francorum et Hipuariorum,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

Died: Echard, Laurence a clergyman

Born: Evans, Evan a Welch divine and poet

Died: Evans, John a dissenting divine of Wales

Born: Falconer, William an ingenious poet

“Of eruptive fevers, measles, and small-pox,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician

“L‘Operation de la Taille par l’appareil lateral corrigee de tous ses defauts,” Garengeot, Rp.Ne Jamf.S Croissant De an eminent French surgeon

Born: Gesner or

“Law of Devises, last Wills, and Revocations,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Alamaniae Scriptores,” Goldast, Melchior Haiminsfeld a laborious writer in civil law and history

“Les Vies des Saints,” Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

“Maximes de Balthasar Gracian, avee des Reponsesaux Critiques de L'Homme Universe!,” Gracian, Baltasar a celebrated Spanish Jesuit

Born: Gronovius, Laurence Theodore son of the preceding

Born: Hamilton, Sir William a gentleman of great eminence in the literary and political world

Died: Haym, Nicolas Francis a native of Rome

Born: Hervey, Frederick brother to the preceding

“The Siege of Damascus.” Hoadly, John LL. D. the youngest son of Dr

Born: Horne, George the late amiable and exemplary bishop of Norwich

Born: Hudson, William one of the earliest Linniean botanists in England

Born: Huerta, Vincent Garica De La a Spanish poet and critic

Died: Hunauld, Francis Joseph an eminent anatomist and physician

Born: Jackson, William an eminent musical composer

Died: Janicon, Francis Michael a political writer of some note

Died: Jarry, Laurence Juillard Du a French preacher and poet

“Art of Dancing,” Jenyns, Soame an elegant and ingenious writer

Born: Johnstone, James an eminent physician at Worcester

“Conspectus Chemiae Theoretico-practicac in forma Tabularum repraesentatus, &c. Tomus prior,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Born: Ingenhouz, John an eminent physician and chemist

“Epistola ad Kappium de Soc. Ant. Lond.” Kortholt, Christian grandson of the preceding

“De recta patrum Nicenorum fide Dissertatio,” Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

Died: Lanzoni, Joseph a physician

“Paralele des differentes manieres de tirer la Pierre hors de la Vessie,” Le Dran, Henry Francis an eminent French surgeon

“Of Charles V.” Leti, Gregory a voluminous writer of history

Born: Mallet, Paul Henry a learned historian and antiquary

“A treatise on Tropes,” Marsais, Cæsar Chesneau Du a French grammarian of high reputation

“Sermons on several occasions” Marshall, Nathanael a celebrated preacher at the beginning of the last century

Died: Marsigli, Lewis Ferdinand an Italian

“An Explication of several difficult Texts of Scripture,” Martin, James a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

“Traites geographiques et historiques pour faciliter l‘intelligence de l’Ecriture Sainte, par divers auteurs celebres, M. M. Huet et Le Grand, D. Calmet, &c. &c.” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century

“Histoire des Insectes de PEurope et de PAmerique,” Merian, Maria Sibylla a lady much and justly ceJebrated for her skill in drawing insects

Born: Moore, John a medical and miscellaneous writer

Born: Mores, Edward-Rowe an English antiquary descended from an ancient family

Died: Palfin, John a surgeon of eminence

Died: Parker, Samuel a man of some learning

Born: Pulteney, Richard a distinguished botanist and able physician

Born: Requeno, Vlncente a learned Spanish Jesuit

Born: Risco, Manuel a learned Spanish ecclesiastic of the Augustine order

Born: Rive, John Joseph a French writer

Died: Rosen, Nicholas an eminent physician

Born: Sanchez, Thomas Anthony a learned Spaniard

Born: Sarti, Joseph a sweet

Died: Saurin, James a very celebrated preacher

Born: Scott, John a poet of considerable genius

“Lettres sur la Choix des Saignees,” Senac, John a distinguished French physician

“A Dissertation on Tea,” Short, Thomas a physician of the early part of the last century

“Reflexion politique,” Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer

Died: Spener, Philip James a celebrated Lutheran divine of Frankfort on the Maine

“A fair state of the Controversy between Mr. Woolston: his adversaries containing the substance of what he asserts in his discourses against the literal sense of our blessed Saviour’s miracles; and what Bp. Gibson, Bp. Chandler, Bp. Smalbroke, Bp. Sherlock, Dr. Pearce, Mr. Ray, Mr. Lardner, Mr. Chandler, &c. have advanced against him,” Stackhouse, Thomas a learned and laborious divine

Died: Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

“A posthumous work, being a translation from the Greek devotions of Dr, Lancelot Andrews,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Died: Sturt, John an engraver of some note

Born: Suworrow or

“History of Harwich” Taylor, Silas an able English antiquary

“Autumn,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

Born: Tyrwhitt, Thomas one of the most eminent scholars and critics of the last century

Died: Valincour, John Baptist Du Trousset De a French miscellaneous writer

“Pieces fugitives sur I'Eucharistie,” Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest

Died: Verney, Guichard Joseph Du an eminent French anatomist

“The case of the Hes^ sian troops in the pay of Great Britain,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

“Scripture vindicated, in answer to Christianity as old as the Creation,” Waterland, Daniel a learned English divine

Born: Watson, Robert an elegant historian

“Two discourses; the first concerning the nature of error in doctrines merely speculative, shewing that the belief of such doctrines may be required of us as necessary terms of salvation; wherein also the case of positive institutions is considered: the second, shewing that the doctrine of the Trinity is not merely speculative. In answer to the arguments of Mr. Sykes and Mr. Chubb; with a preface, containing some remarks on the present times, particularly in relation to the Clergy.” Webster, William ar learned and laborious divine

Born: Wedgwood, Josiah an ingenious improver of the English pottery manufacture

“A collection of authentic Records belonging to the Old and New Testament,” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

Born: Zollikofer, George Joachim an eminent German divine

1731

Died: Aikman, William a Scotch painter of considerable eminence

Born: Aiton, William an eminent botanist

Born: Anquetil-Duperron, Abraham Hyacinth brother to the preceding

Died: Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

Died: Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

“La Confession de Sancy;” Aubigne, Theodore Agrippa D' a very celebrated French Protestant

Born: Azara, Don Joseph Nicolas D' a Spanish statesman and writer

“Memorabilia Hist. Ecclesiasticoe recentioris,” Bebele, Balthazar a Lutheran divine

“Le Bombardier Francoise,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

“Notitia Nov. Test. Grrcc. recte cauteque adornati,” Bengel, John Albert a learned German divine

“Epistola de Bibliothecis Dresdensibus, turn, publicis turn privatis,” Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

“Osservazioni intorno una sezione anatomica,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist

“Parere sopra la cagione della morte della sig. contessa Cornelia Zangari, esposto in una lettera,” Bianchini, Joseph nephew of the preceding

“Disputatio de natura et legibus studii in theologica Thetici,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“Disputatio de cuku Dei rationali,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

Born: Bjoernstahl, James Jonas a Swedish traveller of considerable note

Died: Bisse, Thomas an English divine

“The accomplished Preacher; or, an essay upon divine eloquence,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Aretaeus de causis signisque morborum,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Borgia, Stephen a learned Roman cardinal

Died: Bottoni, Dominic the son of Nicholas Bottom

“Refutation des Erreurs de Beioit de Spinosa, par M. de Fenelon, archeveque de Cambay, par le Pere Lauri Benedictin, et par M. Le Comte de Bulainvilliers, avec la Vie de Spinosa, ecrite par Jean COerus, minister de l‘Eglise Lutherienne de la Haye, augnsntée de beaucoup de particularites tirees d’une vie manucrite de ce philosophe, fait par un de ses amis,” Boulainvilliers, Henry De comte de St

“Bibliotheque choisie de M. Colomies,” Bourdelot, Peter Bonnet physician in ordinary to Louis XIV. and first physician to the duchess of Burgundy

Died: Boydell, John a liberal patron of the arts

Died: Bradford, Samuel bishop of Rochester

Died: Brun, John Baptiste Le known also by the name of Desmarettes

Born: Calvert, Frederick

“Sicilian Populorum et Urbium, Regum quoque et Tyrannorum veteres nummi Saracenorum epocham antecedentes,” Castello, Gabriel Lancelot an eminent Italian antiquary

Born: Cavendish, Hon. Henry son of lord Charles Cavendish

“History of the Inquisition,” Chandler, Samuel an eminent dissenting minister

“Memoirs of -Richard Gwinnett and Mrs. Thomas,” Chudleigh, Lady Mary who had the character of a very philosophic and poetic lady

“Bibliotheca Scriptorum ad annum 1383,” Ciaconius, Alphonsus a Spanish author of considerable celebrity

“Bibliotheque Choisie;” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant

Died: Corte, Gotlieb professor of law at Leipsic

Born: Cowper, William a very distinguished modern English poet

“Opuscula” Danes, Peter born in 1497

Born: Darwin, Erasmus a physician and poet

Died: Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“A Defence of the Churches right in Leasehold Estates. In answer to a book called ‘An Inquiry into the customary estates and TenantRights of those who hold lands of the Church and other Foundations,’ published under the name of Everard Fleetwood, esq.” Derham, William an excellent philosopher and divine

“Recueil de pieces d'histoire et de litterature,” Desmolets, Peter Nicolas librarian of the house of the oratory in the rue St

“Thucydides,” Duker, Charles Andrew an eminent classical editor

Born: Duncan, Adam, Lord Viscount an illustrious naval officer

Born: Dunning, John

Born: Evanson, Edward one of the most determined opponents of revealed religion in modern times

“Exercitationes in duas priores Ciceronis orationes,” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian

“Animadversiones Critics; in I. Litteram Latini Lexici cui titulus Magnum Dictionarium Latino Gallicum,” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian

“A Danish translation of the fourteenth satire of Juvenal,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

Born: Foster, John an excellent classic scholar

“Several Dissertations, printed in the Memoirs of the Academy of Inscriptions,” Fourmont, Stephen professor of the Arabic and Chinese languages at Paris

“Introductio, &c.; or the art of right thinking, assisted and improved by such notions as men of sense and experience have left us in their writings, in order to eradicate error, and plant knowledge,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician

“The Reasonableness of Church and College Fines asserted, and the Rights which Churches and Colleges have in their Estates defended,” Gally, Henry an English divine

Died: Gastaud, Francis a French divine of the eighteenth century

Died: Geoffroi, Stephen Francis

“Treatise on the doctrine of the Trinity,” Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Museum Florentinum,” Gorio, Anthony Francis a learned antiquary of Florence

“Madicinae Compendium,” Gorter, John De a physician

“Reflexions politiques sur les plus grands princes, et particulierement sur Ferdinand le Catholique,” Gracian, Baltasar a celebrated Spanish Jesuit

Born: Grose, Francis an eminent English antiquary

“De initio metropoleos ecclesiasticae Coloniae, &c. disquisitio,” Hartzheim, Joseph a celebrated Jesuit

Born: Hinchliffe, John a learned English prelate

“Le monde fou, prefere au monde sage,” Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

“Le Systeme des Theologiens anciens et modernes, sur l'etat des Ames separees des corps,” Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

“Suite du meme ouvrage, servant de reponse a M. Ruchat,” Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

Died: Hubner, John a native of Lusatia

Died: Huldrich, John James a protestant divine

Died: Jablonski, Theodore brother to the preceding

“An Essay on Moral Obligation, with a view towards settling the controversy concerning moral and positive duties,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

Born: Julien, Peter an eminent French sculptor

Born: King, John Glen a learned English writer and antiquary

Died: Lang, John Michael an able Protestant divine

“Observations de Chirurgie, auxquelles on a joint plusieurs reflections en faveur des Etudiens,” Le Dran, Henry Francis an eminent French surgeon

“History of the Wars of the Hussites,” Lenfant, James a learned French writer in the eighteenth century

“Humfredi Lhwyd, Armigeri, Britannicie Descriptionis Comrnentariolum: necnon de Monfi Insula, & Britannica Arce sive Armamentario Romano Disceptatio Epistolaris. Accedunt^raa Cambro-Britannicae. Accurante Mose Gulielmo, A.M. R. S. Soc.” Lhuyd, Humphrey a learned English antiquary in the sixteenth century

“The faithless wife of the librarian Norrelius lived at this time in Rudbeck’s bouse, and by her Linnæus was made so odious to his patroness, that he could no longer stay there.” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

“An Abridgement of the Universal History,” Lisle, Claude De historiographer and censor royal

“Treatise of the Small-pox,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

Died: Marck, John De an eminent protestant divine

“The Abridgment of Father Jouvenci'a Mythology,” Marsais, Cæsar Chesneau Du a French grammarian of high reputation

“Introduction generate a l'etude des Sciences et des Belles Lettres, en faveur des pefsonnes qui ne savent que le Frangois,” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century

“A letter to him, containing some remarks on it, together with the sketch, or plan, of another answer to TindaPs book,” Middleton, Conyers a celebrated English divine

“A Defence of the Letter to Dr. Waterland against the false and frivolous Cavils of the Author of the Reply,” Middleton, Conyers a celebrated English divine

“The Highland Fair, ballad opera,” Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

“Account of Jersey,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

“Tentamina Experinientorurn naturalium, in academia del Cimento, ex Ital. in Lat. conversa,” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher

“Britannia Depicta, &c.” Ogilby, John a very industrious adventurer in literary speculations

“Court tales, or a History of the Amours of the present Nobility,” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr

“New Memoirs of the Restoration of King Charles the Second (which may be considered also as an Appendix to secretary Thurloe’s Papers), containing the copies of Two Hundred and Forty-six Original Letters and Papers, all written annis 1658, 1659, and 1660 (none of them ever yet printed). The whole communicated by William Cowper, esq, Clerk of the Parliament.” Peck, Francis a learned antiquary

Born: Pegge, Samuel son of the preceding

“Mem. de Literature et de l'Histoire,” Peiresc, Nicolas Claude Fabri De a very learned Frenchman

“The Theory of working Ships,” Pitot, Henry an ingenious mathematician

Born: Pompei, Jerome an Italian poet and a man of letters

Born: Porteus, Beilby a late eminent English prelate

“Assembly’s Larger Catechism,” Ridgley, Thomas an eminent dissenter

Born: Rochefort, William De a modern French writer

“A Survey of the Roman Stations in England,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

“Modern History, or Present State of all Nations,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

“A Portable Laboratory,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

“Essays on Artificial Philosophy,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Died: Snape, Andrew a learned divine

“Experimenta et observationes Chemicae et Physicoe,” Stahl, George Ernest a very eminent German chemist

“Grubstreet verses, Bowman,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Specimen” Tull, Jethro a gentleman of an ancient family in Yorkshire

“De Cahiers de Matheraatiques, ou Elemens de iVlathematiques,” Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest

“Waddingi Lucse Annales Minorum, seu historia trium ordinum a S. Francisco institutorurn, editio secunda, studio Jos. Mar. Fonseca,” Wadding, Luke an eminent Irish Roman catholic

Died: Ward, Edward a poet and miscellaneous writer

1732

Born: Armstrong, John an English physician and poet

Died: Atterbury, Lewis eldest son of the preceding

Born: Bardin, John a late eminentFrench historical painter

“A Discourse of natural and revealed Religion, and the relation they bear to each other,” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

Born: Beaumarchais, Peter Augustin Caron De a French dramatic writer of modern celebrity

Died: Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

Died: Bertheau, Charles a learned French protestant divine

“Chronicon Gottwicense, pars prima et secunda,” Bessel, Godfrey De a learned abbé of the convent of Benedictines of Gottvvich

Born: Betti, Zachary an elegant Italian poet of the last century

“Bernardi Monetae (La Monnoye) epistola hactenus ineditae ad Michaelem Maittarium,” Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

“Notae breves in Spinosae methodum. explicandi scripturas,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“De mysteriis Christianae fidei generatim spectatis sermo,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman

“Abelard to Philotas.” Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer

Born: Bitaube', Paul Jeremiah a French poet and miscellaneous writer

Died: Boston, Thomas a popular and learned Scotch divine

Died: Boyle, John earl of Cork and Orrery

“A general history of the World, &c.” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

Born: Burnaby, Andrew archdeacon of Leicester and vicar of Greenwich

“History of his own Time;” Burnet, Thomas the third and youngest son of the bishop

Died: Buxtorf, John nephew of the second Buxtorf

Died: Calamy, Edmund a very eminent divine among the nonconformists

Born: Caldwell, Andrew a literary gentleman of Ireland

Died: Camusat, Francis Dennis grand nephew of the preceding

Born: Cappe, Newcome a dissenting minister of the Socinian persuasion

“Hanging and Marriage.” Carey, Henry a musical composer and poet

Born: Carver, Jonathan another unfortunate author in our own country

“Voyage” Chapelle, Claude Emanuel Lullier a celebrated French poet

Died: Chirac, Peter an eminent French physician

“The Life of Cecil, Lord Burleigh,” Collins, Arthur a laborious antiquary

“Elementa universae matheseos,” Cramer, Gabriel an eminent mathematician

Born: Cumberland, Richard a late dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“Revelation examined with candour,” Delany, Patkick a clergymnn of Ireland

“Articlesof inquiry for a parochial Visitation,” Denne, John an eminent divine and antiquary

“The Muse in Livery; or, The Footman’s Miscellany,” Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

Born: Dodson, Michael an English barrister

Died: Elliger, Ottomar the son of the preceding

Born: Eximeno, Anthony a Spanish ex-jesuit

Born: Fabroni, Angelo an eminent Italian scholar and biographer

Died: Feuillee, Louis a Franciscan friar

Born: Fevre, John Baptist Le of Villebrune

“Delia Bolla d‘oro de’ Fanciulli nobili Romani,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

Born: Fougeroux De Bondaroy, Augustus Dennis a learned Frenchman

Died: Fowler, Edward a learned English prelate

Born: Gærtner, Joseph an eminent botanist

Born: Garthshore, Maxwell an eminent physician

Died: Godefroi, John director of the chambre des comptes at Lisle

“Le Politique Dom. Ferdinand le Catholique,” Gracian, Baltasar a celebrated Spanish Jesuit

Died: Grancolas, John a Parisian

“Reflections historical and politic,” Granville, George viscount Lansdowne

“A Letter to the author of the Reflections,” Granville, George viscount Lansdowne

Born: Hasted, Edward the historian of Kent

Died: Horsley, John author of a very learned and excellent work

“Racines Hebraiques,” Houbigant, Charles Francis a pious and learned translator of the Hebrew Scriptures

Died: Huber, Zacharias son of the former

Born: Hulme, Nathaniel an English physician

Born: Jars, Gabriel a French mineralogist (?–1769)

Died: King, John rector of Chelsea

“An Essay on the Origin of Evil, by Dr. William King, late lord archbishop of Dublin: translated from the Latin, with Notes, and a Dissertation concerning the Principle and Criterion of Virtue, and the Origin of the Passions. The second edition. Corrected and enlarged from the author’s manuscripts. To which are added, two Sermons by the same author the former concerning Divine Prescience the latter on the Fall of Man.” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin

“Historical Account of the Heathen Gods.” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer

Born: Lalande, Joseph Jerome Francis a very celebrated French astronomer

Born: Lanzi, Lewis an able Italian antiquary

Died: Lowth, William a distinguished divine

“La Ceremonia,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Verona Illustrata,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Alciphron, or the Minute Philosopher,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings

“Cymbalum mundi,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Born: Maskelyne, Nzvil an eminent astronomer and mathematician

Died: Mencke, John Burcard the son of the preceding

Born: Miller, Thomas a very worthy and intelligent bookseller

“Medical Essays and Observations by a Society at Edinburgh,” Monro, Alexander, M. D. an eminent anatomist

Born: Necker, James a celebrated statesman and financier of France

Died: Netscher, Theodore his son

Born: North, Frederic, Second Earl Of Guilford more familiarly known as Lord North

“The Scarborough Miscellany,” Oldys, William a bibliographer of great industry and accuracy

“A Dialogue between a member of the church of England and a Protestant Dissenter, concerning a repeal of the Test Act,” Perceval, John fifth baronet of the family

“Lettres contenant des Reflexions sur les Decouvertes faites sur les Yeux,” Petit, Francis Pourfour Du a learned physician

“A Dissertation on the Eclipse mentioned by Phlegon; or, an Enquiry, whether that Eclipse had any relation to the Darkness which happened at our Saviour’s Passion,” Phlegon sirnamed Trallianus

“Histoire de M. Cleveland, fils naturel de Cromwell,” Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

Born: Rittenhouse, David an American philosopher and mathematician

Born: Ryland, William Wynne an eminent engraver

Born: Sabatier, Raphael - Bienvenu a very eminent French surgeon

Born: Sandby, Paul an ingenious artist

“Nouvelles classes des Maladies,” Sauvages, Francis Boissier De the inventor of modern nosology

Died: Stephens, Robert, Esq. an eminent antiquary

Born: Stevens, William a very worthy

Born: Thomas, Antony, Leonard a member of the French academy

Born: Thurlow, Edward

“Le Parnasse Francois,” Titon, Verard the projector of a French Parnassus

“Anacreon translated into Elegiacs,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Histoire metallique des dix-sept Provinces de Pays-Bas,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

Born: Walker, John author of some valuable and popular works on the English language

Born: Washington, George commander in chief of the armies

“Memoirs of the Life of Dr. Samuel Clarke;” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

“Elementa Matheseos Universse,” Wolfe, Christian baron of the Roman empire

1733

“Sicilia sacra, disquisitionibus et notitiis illustrata,” Amico, Vito-Maria a nobleman of Catania in Sicily

“A Dialogue on Devotion,” Amory, Thomas a dissenting minister of considerable note

“Catalog! tres monachorum, episcoporum reformatorum, et virorum sanctitate illustrium e congregatione Casinensi,” Armellini, Mariano a Benedictine monk

“Taste, an epistle to a young critic,” Armstrong, John an English physician and poet

“Aurelius Victor,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist

Died: Aubert, Peter a French lawyer

Died: Audiffret, John Baptist a French geographer

“Reflections on the 12th query, contained in a paper, entitled Reasons offered against pushing for the repeal of the corporation and test-acts, and on the animadversions on the answer to it,” Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

“Tabulae Augustae, sive Imperatorum Romanorum, Augustorum, Csesarum, Tyrannorum, et illustrium virorum a Cn. Pompeio Magno ad Heraclium Aug. series chronologica. Ex historicis, nummis, et mannoribus collegit Beaupreius Bell, A.M. Cantabrigian, typis academicis 1734,” Bell, Beaupre an English antiquary

“Le Commedie di Terenzio tradotto in versi sciolti,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess

“A vindication of the Theory of Vision” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

Born: Berkeley, George, Ll.D. Prebendary Of Canterbury second son of the preceding

“Superstitions anciennes et modernes,” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam

“Reflections morales, satyriques et comiques,” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam

“A defence of some passages in the Historical Account.” Berriman, William a pious and learned English divine

“De pœnis parvulorum qui sine baptismate decedunt,” Bessel, Godfrey De a learned abbé of the convent of Benedictines of Gottvvich

“Collana degli storici Greci,” Biancolini, John Baptist Joseph was born at Verona

“Pisonis de cognoscendis et curandis morbis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Prosper Alpinus de presagienda vita et morte,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Borda, John Charles a celebrated French mathematician and natural philosopher

“Explications de quelques marbres antiques,” Bouhier, John president a mortier of the parliament of Dijon

Died: Brown, James an English traveller and scholar

“Observations sur le manuel des Accouchments,” Bruhier, John James D' Ablaincourt a French physician

“Practical Arithmetic,” Champion, Joseph a celebrated English penman

“GeorgiL Cheynsei Tractatus de Infirmorum Sanitate tuenda, Vitaque producenda, libro ejusdern argument! Anglice edito longe auctior et limatior; huic accessit de natura fibrse ej usque laxae sive resolutae morbis tractatus mine primum editus.” Cheyne, George a physician of considerable eminence and singular character

Born: Colman, George an eminent dramatic author and manager

Died: Cooke, Thomas a poet and miscellaneous writer

Died: Coustou, Nicholas sculptor in ordinary to the French king

Born: Cullum, Sir John an accomplished antiquary

Born: Darci

Died: Dennis, John a poet

Died: Dippel, John Conrad an author famous for his extravagancies

Died: Duguet, James Joseph a learned priest of the oratory

Died: Dunton, John bookseller and miscellaneous writer

Died: Ettmuller, Michael Ernest a physician

Died: Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding

“Articles des Pacte Conventa, dresses et conclus entre les etats de Pologne et le roi Frederic-Auguste,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

“Utilitas rei nummariae, et Appendiculse ad numos coloniarum per Cl. Vaillantium editse,” Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

“A Treatise on Opinion,” Gendre, Gilbert Charles Le marquis of St

Died: Gendre, Louis Le a French historian

Born: Gilpin, Sawrey a late artist

Died: Grierson, Constantly a very extraordinary woman

“Histoire des empires et des republiques,” Guyon, Marie-Claude a French historian

“Hemastaticks,” Hales, Stephen an eminent natural philosopher

Born: Hallifax, Samuel a learned English prelate

“Prologue” Hammond, James well remembered as a man esteemed and caressed by the elegant and great

Born: Haydn, Joseph an eminent musical composer

“Indices tres locupletissimi in Cyrilli opera,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Oratio de Antiquitatibus Romanis per Africam repertis,” Hebenstreit, John Ernest a celebrated physician and philologer of Leipsic

Died: Hermann, James a learned mathematician of the academy of Berlin

Died: Hoet, Gerard an eminent historical and landscape painter

“La Bibliotheque des Predicateurs,” Houdry, Vincent a Jesuit

“The Ancient Rites and Monuments of the church of Durham,” Hunter, Christopher an eminent physician and antiquary of Durham

Born: Jackson, Joseph an ingenious letter-founder

Born: Kenyon, Lloyd, Lord lord chief justice of the King’s Bench

“Histoire des De*couvertes des Portugais dans le Nouveau Monde,” Lafitau, Joseph Francis a French writer

“A general Analysis, or Method of resolving Problems,” Lagny, Thomas Fantet De an eminent mathematician

Died: Lambert, Anne Therese, Marchioness De an ingenious French lady

“De recta Christianorum in eo quod mysterium divinse Trinitatis adtinet sententia libri sex,” Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

“A new essay on Muscular Motion, founded on Experiments, &c.” Langrish, Browne a physician of the last century

“Letter on the Logos.” Lardner, Nathaniel a very learned dissenting clergyman

Born: Lloyd, Robert a modern poet

Died: Longuerue, Lewis Dufour De son of Peter Dufour

“The Argument from prophecy, in proof that Jesus is the Messiah, vindicated, in some considerations on the prophecies cf the Old Testament, as the grounds and reasons of the Christian religion.” Lowman, Moses a learned dissenting clergyman

Born: Macaulay, Catherine the name of her second husband

“Traiie physique et historique de l'Aurore Boreale,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher

“Appendix” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“The Present State of the Republic of Letters,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

Died: Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings

Died: Molyneux, Thomas The preceding William Molyneux had also a brother

“Observations on the Prophecies of Daniel and the Apocalypse of St. John,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“Epitre a Clio,” Nivelle De La Chaussee, Peter Claude a French academician and dramatic writer

Died: North, Roger brother of the preceding

“The Accomplished Senator,” Oldisworth, William a writer well known in the reigns of queen Anne and George I. but of whom little is remembered

Died: Orsi, John Joseph an Italian grammarian and poet

“Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux, & de Man on Lescaut,” Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

“Pour & Contre,” Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

“The first volume of a translation ofThuanus,” Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

Born: Priestley, Joseph a dissenting divine (17331804)

Born: Ramsay, James justly celebrated for his philanthropy

“The Usefulness and Necessity of Revelation; in four Sermons preached at St. Olave’s Southwark,” Richardson, William a learned English divine

“Literary History of France.” Rivet De La Grange, Anthony of the same family as the preceding

“The Lives of the English Bishops from the Restoration to the Revolution, fit to be opposed to the Aspersions of some late Writers of Secret History,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary

“Natural History of the Mineral Waters of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, and Derbyshire,” Short, Thomas a physician of the early part of the last century

Died: Stock, Christian a celebrated scholar and Orientalist

“Historia Insectorum generalis; adjicitur dilucidatio, qua specialia cujusvis ordinis exempla figuris accuratissime, tarn naturali magnitudine, quam ope microscopii aucta, illustrantur,” Swammerdam, John an eminent naturalist and anatomist

Died: Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“A Copy of the Will of Dr. Matthew Tindal, with an account of what passed concerning the same between Mrs. Lucy Price, Eustace Budgell, esq. and Mr. Nicholas Tindal,” Tindal, Nicholas nephew to the preceding

“An Essay on Horse-hoeing Husbandry,” Tull, Jethro a gentleman of an ancient family in Yorkshire

Born: Wedderbuhn, Alexander earl of Rosslyn

“State Dunces,” Whitehead, Paul an English poet and satirist

Born: Wieland, Christopher Martin a voluminous German writer who has been complimented with the title of the Voltaire of Germany (?–1813)

1734

Born: Adelung, John Christopher a learned German grammarian (?–1806)

“Philosophical Dissertations.” Ahlwardt, Peter professor of logic and metaphysics at GreifewaJd

“De Clypeo Carnilli antique,” Ainsworth, Robert an eminent Grammarian and lexicographer (?–1743)

Died: Angelis, Peter a painter of considerable note in the last century

Died: Arbuckle, James, A.M. was born in Glasgow

Died: Arbuthnot, Dr. John a celebrated wit and physician in queen Anne’s reign

“Continuatio catalogi, &c.” Armellini, Mariano a Benedictine monk

Born: Arntzenius, John Henry son of John Arntzenius

Died: Babin, Francis a native of Angers

Died: Barret, George an English landscape painter

Born: Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph a French physician and medical writer

“Historia Osrhoena et Edessena ex nummis illustrata, in qua Edessae urbis, Osrhoeni regni, Abgarorum regum, &c. fata explicantur,” Bayer, Theophilus Siegfrid grandson of the preceding

“De imaginario quodam miraculo in gravi oculorum rnorbo, &c.” Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note

“Manifesto sopra alcune accuse contenute in uno certo parere del signor P. P. Lupi,” Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon

“Giustificatione delle replicati accuse del signor P.P. Lupi,” Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon

“Novum Test. Grace, cum introdnctione in Crisin N. T. Apparatu Critico, et Epilogo,” Bengel, John Albert a learned German divine

“New organization of the University of Mentz,” Benzel De Sternau, Anselm Francis De a privy counsellor of the electorate of Meritz

“Icon nova ventriculorum cerebri,” Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist

“Geometry no friend to Infidelity,” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

“Histoire critique des Journaux, par Camusat,” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam

Died: Bernier, Nicholas an eminent musician and composer

Born: Besplas, Joseph Mary Anne Gros De doctor of the Sorbonne

“Memoriae historico-criticae librorum rariorum,” Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

Died: Bluteau, Dom Raphael a Theatine

Born: Booth, Abraham a pious and popular dissenting minister of the Baptist persuasion

“Present state of the Republic of Letters” Booth, Henry earl of Warrington

Born: Borde, John Benjamin De La a French historical and miscellaneous writer of considerable fame

Died: Boullongne, Bon De eldest son of the preceding

“Historia Vitae Adolphorum Occonum,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

“Reflections historical and political.” Burnet, Thomas the third and youngest son of the bishop

“Remarks and Defence upon Whiston’s Theory,” Burnet, Dr. Thomas a most ingenious and learned writer

Born: Calonne, Charles Alexander De an eminent but unfortunate French minister

“Socius ejectus.” Chappelow, Leonard an eminent oriental scholar

Born: Chastellux, Francis John, Marquis De a marshal in the French army

“Traite des Eaux Minerales, Baines et Douches de Vichi,” Chomel, James Francis a French physician

“Hesiod.” Cooke, Thomas a poet and miscellaneous writer

“Examen du Pyrronisme ancienne et moderne,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Born: Dionis Du Sejour, Achilles Peter one of the first French astronomers of the last century

“Onzieme et douzieme volumes de l‘Hist. d’Angleterre par Rapin,” Durand, David a very eloquent French protcstant preacher at the Savoy in London

Born: Eyre, James lord chief justice of the court of common pleas

“Mulierum Grxcarum Frag.” Falconia, Proba a Roman poetess

“De' Tali ed altro Strumeriti lusori degli antichi Romani,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

Died: Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“Diplomatum Belgicorum novu collectio,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

“The Law of Uses and Trusts,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“The Law and Practice of Ejectments,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Reports of Cases in Equity and Exchequer,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Four discourses on the four last things, viz. Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell,” Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate

“Thesaurus Morellian us: familiarum Romanarum numismata,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Died: Heritier, Marie Jeanne L' de Villandon

Died: Hunter, Robert, Esq. author of the celebrated “Letter on Enthusiasm

“A letter to Mr. Chandler, in vindication of a passage in the bishop of London’s second Pastoral Letter,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

“Remarks upon Spenser’s Poems,” Jortin, Dr. John a learned English divine

“Present State of the Republic of Letters,” Jortin, Dr. John a learned English divine

Died: Lagny, Thomas Fantet De an eminent mathematician

Died: Littleton, Edward LL. D. an English divine and poet

“Rational method of curing Fevers, deduced from the structure of the human body,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

Born: Long, Edward author of a valuable History of Jamaica

Born: Macfarlane, Robert a political and miscellaneous writer

Born: Maclaurin, John, Lord Dreghorn son of the preceding

Born: Mercer, James a major in the army

Born: Mercier, Bartholomew a learned bibliographer and miscellaneous writer

Born: Mickle, William Julius an ingenious poet

“Alphabet de la Fee Gracieuse,” Mirabaud, John Baptist a learned man

“On the Causes of the Grandeur and Declension of the Romans,” Montesquieu, Charles De Secondat, Baron Of a very celebrated French writer

Died: More, James, Esq. was the son of Arthur More

“The Rival Modes” More, James, Esq. was the son of Arthur More

“De JEre gravi,” Morel, Andrew an eminent antiquary

“Elementa Physicsc,” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher

“Memoirs of the Academy of Sciences” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher

Born: Mutis, Joseph Celestine a learned Spanish physician

Born: Mylne, Robert an eminent architect

Died: Oldisworth, William a writer well known in the reigns of queen Anne and George I. but of whom little is remembered

“Histoire des Revolutions d' Espagne,” Orleans, Peter Joseph D' a Jesuit who acquired a considerable reputation in his own country as a historian

“Publius Syrus,” Oudin, Francis a learned French Jesuit

Died: Pourchot, Edmund an eminent French professor of philosophy

“Memoires et Instructions pour servir a justifier Pinnocence de messire Franc.ois-Auguste de Thou,” Puy, Peter Du a learned French historian

“History of Insects,” Reaumur, Rene' Anthony Farchault, Sieur De an eminent French naturalist

“Godwin de Prassulibus.” Richardson, William a learned English divine

Died: Ridgley, Thomas an eminent dissenter

Born: Romney, George an eminent modern artist

Born: Rozier, Francis an eminent agricultural writer

“The Koran, commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed, translated into English immediately from the original Arabic; with explanatory notes taken from the most approved commentators. To which is prefixed, a preliminary Discourse,” Sale, George a learned Englishman

Born: Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

Died: Sulzer, John George a very eminent German

“Opera Philosophica et Mineralia,” Swedenborg, Emanuel a Swedish enthusiast

Died: Terrasson, Matthew an eminent advocate to the parliament of Paris

Died: Tillemans, Peter a landscape-painter

“Thesis de prsestantia et usu Plantarum in medicina.” Tozzetti, John Targioni an eminent botanist

“Four last Things,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Trembley, Abraham an eminent naturalist

“De vasis linguee salivalibus,” Trew, Christopher James an eminent naturalist

Born: Twining, Thomas a learned divine

Died: Uffembach, Zachary Conrade D' a very learned German

Died: Vaissette, Joseph a French historian

Died: Villars, Louis Hector, Duke Of marshal of France

“The Memoirs of M. de Villars” Villars, Louis Hector, Duke Of marshal of France

“Commentary on the Pandects,” Voetius, Gisbert an eminent Dutch divine

Born: Wales, William a mathematician and astronomer of great talents

Born: Waring, Edward Lucasian professor of mathematics in the university of Cambridge

Died: Wild, Henry a tailor

Died: Williams, Charles Hanbury a statesman and wit of considerable temporary fame

Died: Wodrow, Robert a Scotch ecclesiastical historian

“De Clypeo Camilli antique,” Woodward, John an eminent natural philosopher

Born: Wright, Joseph commonly called Wright of Derby (?–1797)

Born: Wynne, Edward a learned barrister and law-writer

1735

Died: Adam, James a French translator of some note

Born: Adams, John late president of the United States of America

Died: Aguesseau, Henry Francis D' a French statesman of great worth and talents

“Le Songe d'AlcU biade,” Albert, Louis Joseph D' grandson of the constable de Luynes

“Tempe Helvetica,” Altmann, John George a Swiss historian and divine

“Remarques de chemie touchant la preparation de certains remedes,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

“Proposition d'une mesure de la terre dont il resulte une diminution considerable vers sa circonference sur les paralleles,” Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France

“Additiones et correctiones bibliothecsE Benedicto-Casinensis,” Armellini, Mariano a Benedictine monk

“Thesaurus Dissert, selectissimarum.” Arntzenius, Otho brother of the preceding

“Memoires” Arvieux, Laurence D' a French eastern scholar and traveller

“Lettres critiques de Hadji-Mehemet-Effendi,” Arvieux, Laurence D' a French eastern scholar and traveller

Died: Audran, John the third son of Germain Audran

Died: Baier, John James a celebrated physician

Born: Banks, Thomas an eminent English sculptor

“Disputa-io de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus,” Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus a philosopher of the German school

Born: Beattie, James LL. D. an eminent philosopher

“Recherches sur les Theatres de France,” Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De a French miscellaneous writer

Born: Beccaria, Bonesana Mauquis Cæsar a political writer of considerable note

“Notitia Hungariee novae historico-geographica,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary

“Architecture Hydraulique,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Bergman, Sir Torbern a celebrated chemist and natural philosopher

“A Defence of Freethinking in Mathematics,” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

“La Cantica de Cantici di Salomone tradotta in versi Toscani con annotazioni,” Bianchini, Joseph Maria an Italian scholar of the last century

Born: Bierkander, Claude an able naturalist

“Theatre de Piemont e de la Savoie,” Blaeu, William an eminent printer

“The Life of the Emperor Julian,” Bleterie, John Philip Rene De La was born at Rennes

“De Lue Venerea;” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Died: Boileau, John James canon of the church of St

“Voyage Merveilleux du prince FanFeredin dans la Romancie, &c.” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer

Born: Boys, William esq. F. A. and L. S. S. was born at Deal in Kent

“An answer to the plain account of the Sacrament,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

Born: Brown, John author of what has been called the Brunonian system in medicine

Died: Browne, Peter a native of Ireland

“Hales’s Vegetable Statics,” Buffon, George Louis Le Clerc, Count Of the most eminent French naturalist of the eighteenth century

“The Literary Magazine,” Chambers, Ephraim author of the scientific dictionary which goes under his name

“Reply to Mr. Gibbon’s Vindication,” Chelsum, James a learned divine of the church of England

Died: Chetwood, Knightly was born in 1652

Born: Colardeau, Charles Peter a French poet

Died: Cordara, Junus Caesar a learned Italian Jesuit

“Scripture Politics,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall

“M use’s Looking-glass.” Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

“Remarks on a late pompous work,” Douglas, James an eminent physician

Died: Duchat, Jacob Le a French editor

Died: Duncan, Daniel an eminent physician

Died: Eccles, John was the son of the preceding

Born: Farmer, Richard a learned critic and distinguished scholar

Born: Feller, Francis Xavier De an ex-jesuit

Died: Fortiguerra, Nicolas a learned Italian prelate and poet

Died: Glanvil, John a grandson of the preceding

“Plurality of Worlds.” Glanvil, John a grandson of the preceding

“Supplement” Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

“Observations sur les ecrits modernes.” Granet, Francis deacon of the church of Aix

Died: Gua, John Paul De a learned French abbé

“Essay on Satire,” Harte, Walter an English poet and divine

Died: Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

Died: Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas

Died: Hollis, Thomas esq. of Corscombe in Dorsetshire; a gentleman whose “Memoirs.” have been printed in two splendid volumes (17201774)

Died: Hottinger, John-Henry a very learned writer

“The Theatre,” Hughes, John an English poet

Died: Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French

“Conspectus Physiologic,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Born: King, Edward a learned and philosophical antiquary

Born: Lightfoot, Jofln a distinguished botanist* was born at Newent

“Medical Practice in curing Fevers,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

“A new, complete, and universal system or body of Decimal Arithmetic,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“The young student’s Memorial Book, or Patent Library,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“A Description of Egypt, from the Memoirs of M. Maillet,” Mascrier, John Baptist De a French abbé

Born: Meyer, Jeremiah an excellent miniature painter

Born: Millar, John professor of law in the university of Glasgow

Died: Moore, John a medical and miscellaneous writer

“Translation of the Notes in the Second Part of the Othman History, by Prince Cantemir,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Died: Mordaunt, Charles earl of Peterborough

“The Life of Dr. Edward Littleton,” Morell, Thomas an able classical scholar and editor

“Imperius injuria vapulans.” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

Born: Oberlin, Jeremiah James an eminent classical scholar

“Maniere de Penser,” Orsi, John Joseph an Italian grammarian and poet

“De artificio linguarum,” Pluche, Antony a French writer

“Collections of Harangues,” Porée, Charles a zealous and learned Jesuit

“A translation of Dryden’s play, All for Love,” Prevot D' Exiles, Antony Francis was born at Hesdin (16971763)

Born: Raikes, Robert a printer at Gloucester

Born: Ramsden, Jesse an excellent optician and mechanist

“The Analyst;” Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence

Died: Robinson, Anastasia an accomplished musical performer

Born: Robinson, Robert a dissenting divine

“Paradise Lost,” Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

Born: Sabbathier, Francis a learned French writer

Born: Sacchini, Anthony-Maria-Gaspar a very distinguished musician in the last century

“Ladies Diaries,” Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich

“Conic Sections,” Simson, Robert an eminent mathematician

Died: Stewart, Matthew an eminent mathematician

Died: Thompson, William a scholar and poet of considerable merit

“A Vindication of the gospel of St. Matthew,” Twells, Leonard a learned English divine

Born: Vandermonde a learned member of the French Institute

Died: Van Effen, Justus a man of letters

Born: Walker, George an able mathematician

Died: Wesley, Samuel an English divine

Born: Whitaker, John a learned English divine

Born: Woollett, William one of the most eminent of modern engravers in England

1736

Born: Alexander, John a young writer of very promising talents

Born: Alstroemer, Claude son of the preceding

Born: Amner, Richard a dissenting divine

Born: Anfossi, Pascal an eminent Italian musician

“Mesure conjecturale de la terre sur l‘equateur, en consequence de l’etendue de la mer du Sud,” Anville, John-Baptiste Bourignon D' first geographer to the king of France

“Grazioli, De antiquis Mediolani aedificiis,” Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

“De Morbis Veuereis, libri’sex,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

Born: Aubry, John Baptist a French Benedictine of the congregation of St

“Dictionarium domesticum, or a household dictionary,” Bailey, Nathan the author of a well-known dictionary of the English language

Born: Bailly, John Sylvanus an eminent French astronomer

Died: Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles

“Saturnales Francoises,” Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St

Died: Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note

“Programma de pia matre,” Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist

“Querist;” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate

Died: Bernardi, John usually called major Bernardi

Died: Bertin, Nicholas painter

Died: Boehmer, Justin Henning a very celebrated German lawyer

“Sur la maniere de traiter la Petite Verole,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

“Recueil des lettres, et autres pieces pour servir a I'histoire de Pacademie de Beziers,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer

“A preface to a translation, by Mrs. Thompson, of the history of the memorable and extraordinary calamities of Margaret of Anjou, queen of England, &c. by the chevalier Michael Baudier,” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Died: Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“O ratio de Usu Artis Anatomicse, Florent.” Cocchi, Anthony of Florence

“History of the Council of Trent,” Courayer, Peter Francis a learned divine of the church of Rome

“Dissertation sur la Pierre des reins et de la vessie,” Desault, Peter a French physician

Born: Egerton, Francis third duke of Bridgewater

“History of the Pleas of the Crown,” Emlyn, Thomas a learned English divine

Died: Eugene, Francis prince of Savoy

Died: Fahrenheit, Gabriel Daniel the celebrated improver of the thermometer

Born: Falconer, Thomas an English gentleman of extraordinary talents and attainments

“Le Maschere Sceniche e figure Comiche de' antichi Romani,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

Died: Fontanini, Juste a learned archbishop of Ancyra

Born: Fordyce, George another eminent physician

“Le fidele fortifie par la grace,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

Born: Forskal, Peter a learned Swedish naturalist

Died: Fouillou, James a celebrated licentiate of the Sorbonne

Born: Fowler, Thomas an English

Died: Freind, Robert eldest brother of the preceding

Died: Gibert, John Peter LL. D. and D. D. a learned canonist of the same family as the preceding

“Institutions Ecclesiastiques et Beneficiales.” Gibert, John Peter LL. D. and D. D. a learned canonist of the same family as the preceding

“Deliciae eruditorum,” Glycas, Michael was one of the Byzantine historians

“The German Poets, published by John Joachim, a Suabian,” Gottsched, John Christopher a German poet

Died: Guay-Trouin, Rene Du a French naval officer

Died: Hamilton, George earl of Orkney

“A History of Asia, Africa, and Europe, from the end of the fabulous ages,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Sylloge scriptorum de pronunciations Grascae Linguae,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

Born: Hawes, William an English physician

Died: Hawksmoor, Nicholas an architect of considerable note

“A Vindication of the History of the Septuagint,” Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

“Julius Caesar,” Heusinger, John Michael a celebrated Saxon divine and scholar

“An Illustration of Mr. Daniel Neale’s History of the Puritans, in the article of Peter Smart, M. A. from original papers, with remarks.” Hunter, Christopher an eminent physician and antiquary of Durham

Born: Jebb, John son of Dr (?–1786)

Born: Jephson, Robert the author of some dramas and poems of considerable merit

Born: Julien, Simon another able French artist

“Conspectus Pathologiac,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician

Born: Lagrange, Joseph Louis a very eminent mathematician and philosopher

“Deliciae eruditorum, seu veterum anecdoton opusculorum collectanea,” Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

Died: Lethieullier, Smart, Esq. gentleman-commoner of Trinity college

Born: Levesque, Peter Charles a learned French writer

Born: Linguet, Simon Nicholas Henry a French advocate and political writer

“Flora Lapponica.” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

“La Religione di Gentili tiel morire,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer

“Description and use of both the Globes, the Armillary Sphere and Orrery,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“Gallus glorias J. Christi, Spiritusque Sancti obtrectator, publicae contemtioni expositus,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

“An Impartial Examination of the second volume of Mr. Daniel Neal’s History of the Puritans. In which the reflections of that author, upon king James I. and king Charles I. are proved to be groundless; his misrepresentations of the conduct of the prelates of those times, fully detected; and his numerous mistakes in history, and unfair way of quoting his authorities, exposed to public view,” Neal, Daniel an eminent dissenting divine

“A complete Catalogue of all the Discourses written both for and against Popery, in the time of King James the Second; containing in the whole an account of four hundred and fifty-seven Books and Pamphlets, a great number of them not mentioned in the three former Catalogues; with references after each title, for the more speedy finding a further Account of the said Discourses and their Authors in sundry Writers, and an Alphabetical List of the Writers on each side.” Peck, Francis a learned antiquary

“L'Art de Guerir par la Saigne*e,” Quesnay, Francis a celebrated French physician

“History of the World,” Ralegh, Sir Walter or'Rawlegh

Born: Rome De L'Isle, John Baptist Louis a distinguished French mineralogist

Born: Runciman, Alexander a Scotch painter

Died: Sale, George a learned Englishman

Died: Seba, Albert an apothecary of Amsterdam

“On Scurvy,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Born: Solander, Daniel Charles a celebrated naturalist

Born: Steevens, Geokge a celebrated commentator on the works of Shakspeare

Born: Stockdale, Percival a miscellaneous writer of some learning

“Survey of the Cathedral Church of Worcester,” Thomas, William born in 1670

Died: Thuillier, Vincent a Benedictine of the congregation de St.Maur

Born: Tooke, John Horne a man of very considerable literary abilities

“Letter about the Quakers Tithe Bill,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

“Dissertauo de differentiis quibusdam inter hominem natum et nascendum intercedentibus,” Trew, Christopher James an eminent naturalist

Born: Vauvilliers, John Francis a French writer of considerable talents

“De praestantia Grsecarum literarum,” Vauvilliers, John Francis a French writer of considerable talents

“Concilia Magnse Britanniæ,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (?–1745)

Died: Yalden, Thomas a divine and poet

1737

“Histoire de la ville de Montpellier, depuis son origine,” Aigrefeuille, Charles D' a French antiquary

Born: Alberti Di Villanova, Francis D' author of the best French and Italian

Died: Alkemade, Cornelius Van a learned Dutch antiquary

Born: Andrews, James Pettit a miscellaneous writer of considerable learning and talents

Died: Anselme, Antony a celebrated French preacher (16521737)

“Practica del fora Veneto,” Argellati, Francis son of the preceding

Died: Armellini, Mariano a Benedictine monk

“Pro Latina eruditorum lingua,” Arntzenius, Otho brother of the preceding

“Memoires pour servir a l'Histoire naturelle cle Languedoc,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684

“Relazione dell' Aurora Boreale, veduta in Roma,” Baldini, John Francis a learned Italian antiquary and philosopher

“Defense des propheties de la religion Chretienne,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Clavis diplomatica, specimina veterum scripturarum tradens, &c.” Baring, Daniel Eberhard was born in 1690 in Hildesheim

Died: Beach, Thomas an English writer

“Historical Account of Thomas Sutton, esq. and of his Foundation in the Charter-house,” Bearcroft, Philip master of the Charterhouse

“Lettres d‘Heloise & d’Abailard,” Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De a French miscellaneous writer

Born: Berg, John Peter a learned divine

“Concorde des livres de la Sagesse, on Morale du St. Esprit,” Besoigne, Jerome a doctor of the Sorbonne

“Fr. Bianchini astronomicæ et geographicæ observationes selectæ ex ejus autographis, &c. cura et studio Eustachii Manfredi,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Professor Greaves’s miscellaneous works,” Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer

“De la distribution des maisons de plaisance,” Blondel, James Francis nephew of the preceding

“Historia Insectorum, sive Biblia Naturae,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Bordeu, Francis brother to Theophilus

“Remarques sur les Tusculanes de Ciceron, avec une dissertation sur Sardanapale, dernier roi d'Asyrie,” Bouhier, John president a mortier of the parliament of Dijon

“The Strollers,” Breval, John Durant De son of Francis Durant de Breval

“De Praxi medica ineunda,” Brownrigg, William an eminent physician

“Memoirs of the Lives and Characters of the family of the Boyles,” Budgell, Eustace esq. a very ingenious but unfortunate writer

Died: Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician

“Thesaurus Zeylanicus, exhibens Plantas in Insula Zeylana nascentes, Iconibus illustratus,” Burman, John father of the preceding

Died: Butler, Joseph a prelate of the most distinguished character and abilities

“Farther reasons, addressed to parliament, for rendering more effectual an act of queen Anne, relating to the vesting in authors the right of copies, for the encouragement of learning, by R. H.” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Born: Chambers, Sir Robert for several years chief justice of the supreme court of judicature in Bengal

“Meditatio sacra in verba S. Pauli, quee beatitudinem in Domino morientium veram ac certam demonstrat,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine

“Oeuvres diverses,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Examen de l‘Essai sur l’homme, poeme de M. Pope,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

Died: Cunningham, Alexander an historian

Born: Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Died: Desault, Peter a French physician

Died: Dithmar, Justus Christopher professor of the law of nature and nations

“Church History of England,” Dodd, Charles a Roman catholic historian

“Toy-shop.” Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer

Born: Donaldson, John an artist and author

Born: Eckhel, Joseph Hilary an eminent antiquary and medallist

“Hortus Cliffortianus,” Ehret, George Dionysius an ingenious botanical painter

Died: Estrees, Victor Marie D' born in 1660

“The Muses Library,” Fairfax, Edward an ingenious poet

“Universae Physiologiae Conspectus,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

“Mercure et Minerve% ou choix de nouvelles, &c.” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

Born: Forsyth, William an able horticulturist

“Quatuor Tentamina in re numaria vetere,” Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Born: Galvani, Lewis from whose name the appellation of Galvanism was given to a supposed new principle in nature

“Anatomy of a Horse” Garsault, Francis Alexander De was grandson of M. de Garsault

Born: Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

“History and Practice of Civil Actions in the Common-pleas,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Truth defended, c.” Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Musaeum Etruscum,” Gorio, Anthony Francis a learned antiquary of Florence

“Exercitationes quatuor medicse,” Gorter, John De a physician

“De l‘etatdes Sciences en France, depuis la mort de Charlemagne jusqu’a cello du roi Robert,” Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

Born: Grand, John Baptist Le was born at Amiens

Died: Green, Matthew an ingenious English poet

“The Spleen” Green, Matthew an ingenious English poet

Died: Harte, Walter an English poet and divine

Died: Hecquet, Philip a French physician of singular merit and skill

“Thesaurus Zeylanicus,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

Died: Hoffmann, Frederick the most eminent physician of his name

“New Danger of Presbytery,” Hooper, Dr. George an eminent English divine

“Miscellanies in Verse and Prose” Hughes, Jabez was the younger brother of Mr

“Treatise of Human Nature;” Hume, David a celebrated philosopher and historian

Died: Hutchinson, John an English autnor

Born: Jenner, Charles a poetical and miscellaneous writer

Died: Johnson, Samuel one of the most eminent and highly-distinguished writers of the eighteenth century

“The Works of the Learned” Jurin, James born in 1684

Died: Imperiali, Joseph Renatus a famous cardinal

Died: Iselin, James Christopher in Latin Iselius

“Siface,” Leonardo, Leo principal organist of the chapel royaj at Naples

“Genera Plantarum,” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

“Dioscorides Secundus.” Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Died: Lovibond, Edward a modern poet whose personal history has been neglected

Died: Lucas, Paul a French traveller

“Leonidas,” Lyttelton, George an elegant English writer

Died: Mautour, Philibert Bernard Moreau De born at Beaune in 1654

“Notizie Historiche e Critiche, intorno alia vita, alle inventione, ed agli Scritti di Archimede Siracusano,” Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

Died: Micheli, Peter Anthony an Italian botanist of great celebrity

“The History of England, by way of Question and Answer,” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer

Died: Neumann, Caspar an eminent chemist

Died: Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

“The British Librarian, exhibiting a compendious Review of all unpublished and valuable books, in all sciences,” Oldys, William a bibliographer of great industry and accuracy

Born: Paine, Thomas a political and infidel writer of great notoriety

“Amcenitates,” Palearius, Aonlus an excellent writer in the sixteenth century

“The Works of the Learned,” Pemberton, Henry a learned physician

“The Beggar’s Opera.” Pepusch, John Christopher one of the greatest theoretic musicians of modern times

Died: Pergolesi, John Baptist one of the most excellent of the Italian composers

Born: Petty, William descendant of the preceding

“Elemens du Pilotages,” Pezenas, Esprit a learned Jesuit

“Universal Passion,” Quin, James a celebrated actor

Born: Revickzky, Count Charles a German statesman

“Opera Medica Universa,” Riviere, La'Zarus an eminent French physicist

“Theatre Francois,” Rotrou, John De a celebrated French poet

“and a cordial love to the exercise of Christian discipline among them, extended not to a few external particulars only, as dress and address, but also to the inordinate pursuit of riches, to lukewarmness, and to profaneness, and all immorality.” Rutty, John a medical observer and writer of very considerable learning

Died: Saurin, Joseph a French mathematician

“Vindiciae secundum libertatem pro Maronis jEneide, cui manum Jo. Harduinus nuper assertor injecerat,” Saxius, Christopher a very learned philologer and literary historian

Died: Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Died: Smith, Joseph younger brother of the preceding Dr

“Hydrostatical and Pneumatical Lectures,” Smith, Robert the very learned successor of Bentley as master of Trinity college

“Letters” Solis, Antonio De an ingenious Spanish writer

Died: Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Born: Towers, Joseph a political and miscellaneous writer

“High flown episcopal and priestly claims freely examined, in a dialogue between a country gentleman and a country vicar,” Towgood, Micajah a protestant dissenting divine of considerable eminence

Born: Townley, Charles an accomplished scholar and connoisseur

Died: Tozzetti, John Targioni an eminent botanist

“An Introduction to Psalmody,” Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

“Answer to the Inquiry into the meaning of the Demoniacks in the New Testament,” Twells, Leonard a learned English divine

Died: Villefore, Joseph Francis Bourgoin De a French biographer

“A Review of the doctrine of the Eucharist, as laid down in scripture and antiquity,” Waterland, Daniel a learned English divine

Born: Watson, Henry a gallant officer and able engineer

Born: Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Willymot, William a teacher of considerable note

Born: Wintle, Thomas a learned divine

Born: Zouch, Thomas a learned divine

1738

Born: Abbt, Thomas a German writer of high character

“Historia Monarchiarum orbis antiqui,” Abel, Gaspar a native of Halberstadt

Born: Abercromby, Sir Ralph a British officer of great bravery and talents

“La Medicine et la Chirurgie des pauvres,” Alexander, Nicholas a Benedictine of the congregation of St

Born: Almon, John a bookseller

“Cleon a Eudoxe, touchant la pre-eminence de la Medicine sur la Chirurgie.” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard

“Petri Artedi, Sueci medici, Ichthyologia, sive opera omnia de Piscibus,” Artedi, Peter a Swedish physician and naturalist

“Lettera scritta ad un suo amico, in prova che San Filippo d'Argira fu mandate dal principe degli apostoli San Pietro,” Attardi, Bonaventure an Augustin monk

“Lezioni soprala Passione di nostro Signer,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662

Born: Baldinger, Ernest Gottfried an eminent German physician

Born: Battishill, Jonathan an English musician and composer

“Historia regni Graecorum Bactriani,” Bayer, Theophilus Siegfrid grandson of the preceding

Died: Bel, John James counsellor of the parliament of Bourdeaux

“Dictionnaire portatif de l'ingenieur,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin

Born: Bentinck, William Henry Cavendish third duke of Portland

Born: Benzel De Sternau, Anselm Francis De a privy counsellor of the electorate of Meritz

“Programma de nervis quibusdam cranii ad novem paria hactenus non relatis,” Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist

“Electa disceptationum forensium,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“Hydrodyriamica,” Bernoulli, Daniel a celebrated physician and philosopher

“Arcana sacra bibliothecaram Dresdensium,” Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

“Del palazzo de' Cesari, opera postuma,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Perspiratio dicta Hippocrati, per universum corpus anatomice illustrata,” Boerhaave, Abraham Kaan professor of medicine in the university of Petersburg

Born: Buchan, Elspeth the foundress of a set of modern fanatics

Died: Burman, Francis one of the sons of the preceding

Died: Carmichael, Gekhhom, M. A. was born at Glasgow in 1682

“Method of Study, or a useful library,” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Born: Cerutti, Joseph Anthony Joachim a French poet and miscellaneous writer

“Bibliotheque Historique,” Chais, Charles an eminent protestant divine

Born: Chandler, Richard an eminent scholar and antiquary

“Histoire et description gene*rale du Japon,” Charlevoix, Peter Francis Xavier De a learned and industrious French Jesuit

“Essay,” Clarke, Dr. Alured an English divine

Born: Cochran, William a Scotch artist

Born: Cornwallis, Charles, First Marquis

Died: Cramer, John Andrew of another family

“Commentaire sur la traduction en vers de M. l‘abbé du Resnel, de l’essai de M. Pope,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“An Examination of Mr. Pope’s Essay on Man containing a succinct view of the system of the fatalists, and a confutation of their opinions with an illustration of the doctrine of free-will, and an inquiry what view Mr. Pope might have in touching upon the Leibnitzian philosophy and fatalism,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Acta Eruditorum.” Crusius, Christian professor of eloquence at Wittemberg

“Tusculanarum disputationum, libri quinque,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Livy,” Drakenborch, Arnold an eminent classical editor

“Ducatiana,” Duchat, Jacob Le a French editor

Died: Duval, Valentine Jamerai a man of extraordinary talents

Born: Edwards, Edward the late teacher of perspective in the royal academy

Died: Eryceira, Francis Xavier De Meneses, Count D' great grandson of the foregoing

“De Tumoribus in Genere,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

Born: Fleurieu, Charles Peter Clarel De zm evninmt French hydrographer

“Correspondence entre deux amis sur la succession de Juliers et de Bergues,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

“Sermons sur le mystere de la naissance de Jesus Christ,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

Died: Fox, Francis an English clergyman

“Animadversiones in quosdam numos veteres urbium,” Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist

Died: Frowde, Philip an English poet

Died: Gaupp, John an able divine and mathematician

“Thesaurus Numismatum,” Gesner, John Matthew a profound scholar and acute critic

“Treatise of the Court of Exchequer,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Observations on Poetry, especially Epic, occasioned by the late poem upon Leonidas,” Glover, Richard an English poet

Died: Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate

Born: Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip a French writer who attained some share of reputation among the encyclopedists

Died: Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Died: Hammond, Anthony, Esq. descended from a family long situated at Somersham-place

Died: Harris, George an English civilian

“Reguin et imperatorum Romanorum numismata, ducis Croyiaci, et Arschotani, &c.” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“Dionysius Periegetes,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame

“A Critical Examination-of the Holy Gospels according to St. Matthew and St. Luke, with regard to the history of the birth and infancy of our Lord Jesus Christ,” Hayes, Charles esq. a very singular person

Died: Helsham, Richard doctor of physic

Born: Hermann, John professor of botany and the materia medica at Strasburgh

Died: Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

“An Inaugural Speech at Culembourg,” Hoogeveen, Henry a very celebrated Dutch philologer

Died: Kerkherdere, John Gerard a learned professor of the university of Louvain

Born: Klotz, Christian Adolphus an eminent German critic

Died: Labat, John Baptist a celebrated traveller of the order of St

“Modern Theory of Physic,” Langrish, Browne a physician of the last century

“Recueil de divers Merits servant a Pe‘claircissement de l’histoire fie France,” Lebeuf, John a French historian and antiquary

“A^horismi Botanici,” Ludwig, Christian Theophilus a botanical writer

Born: Macpherson, James an author whose fame rests chiefly on his being the editor of Ossian’s poems

Died: Maillet, Benedict De a French theorist of some note

“Anti-Cotton, ou Refutation de la lettre declaratoire du P. Cotton, avec un dissertation,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Died: Michaelis, John Henry a learned orientalist

Died: Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain

Died: Moor, Karel De an excellent portrait-painter

“De Paradise, regnique celestis gloria liber, ad versus Burnetii librum de statu mortuorum,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Antiquitates Italicae medii aevi, post declinationem Romani imperii ad ann. 1500,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Died: Papillon, Philibert a learned canon of la Chapelle-au Riche

“A Review of the Controversy about the meaning of Demoniacs in the New Testament,” Sharpe, Gregory master of the Temple

Born: Shaw, Cuthbert an ingenious poet

“Travels” Shaw, Thomas a celebrated traveller

Died: Sheridan, Thomas the intimate friend of Dean Swift

“De Linguae Etruriic Regalis vernacula Dissertatio,” Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary

Born: Thompson, Edward a miscellaneous writer of no great fame

“An abstract of English grammar,” Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

“Chronologic de l‘historie sainte et des histoires etrangeres depuis la sortie d’Egypte jusqu'a la captivite de Babylone,” Vignoles, Alphonso Des a learned chronologist

“The Divine Legation” Warburton, William an English prelate of great abilities and eminence

“The Nicene and Athanasian creeds, so far as they are expressive of a co-equal and co-eternal Trinity in Unity, and of perfect Godhead and manhood in one only Christ, explained and confirmed, &c. in eight sermons preached at lady Moyer’s Lecture, in the years 1733 and 1734,” Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer

Born: Williams, David a literary and religious projector of some note (17381816)

Died: Yorke, Philip earl of Hardwicke

1739

“Histoire Ecclesiastique de Montpellier,” Aigrefeuille, Charles D' a French antiquary

“Commentatio ad constitutionem criminalem Caroli V.” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician

“Stirpium rariorum in imperio Rutheno sponte provenientinm icones et descriptiones,” Amman, John Conrad a Swiss physician

Born: Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

“Mulierum Graecarum quae oratione prosa usae sunt, fragmenta et elogia, Graec. et Lat.” Anyta the name of a Greek lady

“Thesaurus novus veterum Inscriptionum,” Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

“De iis qui prætii pariicipandi caussa semet venundari patiuntur.” Arnaud, George D' a learned critic (17111740)

Born: Arnold, Samuel an English musician and composer of considerable eminence

“The Examiner examined, &c. (against Calcott) with some observations upon the Hebrew Grammar,” Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles

“Metaphysica,” Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus a philosopher of the German school

“Pa re re intorno al taglio delia macchiadi Viareggio,” Beccaria, James Bartholomew a very eminent physician

“Virgil’s Husbandry, with notes critical and rustic;” Benson, William an English critic

Died: Bernard, Samuel an opulent financier of France

“Le Aritichita di Aquileja profane e sacre,” Bertoli, John Dominick an Italian antiquary of the last century

“De conchis minus notis liber,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist

Born: Blum, Joachim Christian a German poet

“Considerations upon the institution of Marriage, with some thoughts concerning the force and obligation of the marriage contract; wherein is considered, how far divorces may or ought to be allowed. By a gentleman. Humbly submitted to the judgment of the impartial,” Booth, Henry earl of Warrington

“Amusement philosophique sur le Langagedes Betes,” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer

“Historical account of a degradation of gold made by an anti-elixir; a strange chemical narrative,” Boyle, Robert the most illustrious philosopher of modern times

“De Conchis minus notis,” Boys, William esq. F. A. and L. S. S. was born at Deal in Kent

“Explication of the flux and reflux of the sea,” Brancas Villeneuve, Andrew Francis abbe d'Aulnay

Died: Brandel, Peter a painter of portrait and history

“A complete vindication of the Licensers of the Stage from the malicious and scandalous aspersions of Mr. Brooke, author of GustavusVasa,” Brooke, Henry an amiable and ingenious writer

“Piscatory Eclogues,” Browne, Moses vicar of Olney in Buckinghamshire

“Dissertatio Epistol. de Vita Hier. Wolfii,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy

“La Medicine Raisonnee,” Bruhier, John James D' Ablaincourt a French physician

“Poetarum Scotorum Musae Sacrae,” Buchanan, George a Scottish historian

“The time and quantity of an eclipse of the moon.” Canton, John an ingenious natural philosopher

“A queslion on the cause of the thunder and lightning which happened on the fourth of that month.” Canton, John an ingenious natural philosopher

“A collection of original letters and papers, concerning the affairs of England, from 1641 to 1660,” Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

Died: Catrou, Francis a learned and industrious writer

Died: Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments

“The Lent of the litigious ecclesiastical Courts,” Concina, Daniel a very celebrated Dominican divine

“De antiquitatibus academicis dissertationes septem,” Conringius, Hermannus one of the eminent publicists of Germany

“Horatii logica,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician

“Histoire du Christianisme d‘Ethiope & d’Armenie,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer

“Nouvelles Lettres de Pierre Bayle,” Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London

“The Soutlj Sea Dream,” Ellis, John a miscellaneous writer of some reputation in the last age

Died: Felton, Henry a learned divine

Born: Fenn, Sir John knt. an English antiquary

“Bibliotheca Belgica,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer

“Sermons sur divers textes de Tecriture sainte,” Formey, John Henry Samuel a Prussian writer of various talents

“Libellus de methodo concinnandi formulas medicamentorum,” Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician

“The Preface to M. Colbert’s works,” Gaultier, John Baptist was born about 1685

“Twenty-five plates of all the Egyptian Mummies, and other Egyptian Antiquities in England,” Gordon, Alexander a native of Scotland

“Flora Virginica,” Gronovius, John Frederick a physician and botanist of considerable learning

“La Sainte Bible traduite sur les textes originaux, avec les differences de la Vulgate,” Gros, Nicholas Le a learned French theologian

“Paraphrase on the New Testament,” Guyse, John an eminent dissenting divine

“Historia Placitorum Coronie, or History of the Pleas of the Crown,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer

“Commentarii ad Hermanni Boerhaave Praelectiones Academicas, &c.” Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Born: Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

“Observations made on ten persons who have taken the Medicament of Mrs. Stephens;” Hartley, David an ingenious physician and phU losopher

Died: Hastings, Lady Elizabeth a lady of high rank and higher virtues

Born: Hewson, William an eminent anatomist

“A Report of divers Cases in Pleas of the Crown, adjudged and determined, in the reign of the late King Charles the Second, with directions for justices of the peace, and others, collected by sir John Key ling, knight, late lord chief justice of his Majesty’s court of King’s-bench, from the original manuscript under his own hand. To which is added, The Report of three modern Cases, viz. Armstrong and Lisle; the King and Plumer; the Queen and Mawgridge.” Holt, Sir John knight

“Travels of Cyrus,” Hooke, Nathaniel celebrated for a “Roman History

“Lettres sur la Religion essentielle a l'homme,” Huber, Mary a voluminous female author

“Essay on Fevers,” Huxham, John was a physician of considerable reputation

Died: Janssens, Honorius Victor another artist

“La Science des Medailles,” Jobert, Louis a pious and learned Jesuit

Born: Kelly, Hugh a dramatic and miscellaneous writer

Born: Laire, Francis Xavier librarian to the cardinal Lomenie

“Theoria lucis,” Lecchi, John Anthony a learned Italian mathe. matician

“De Figuris Grammaticis,” Lesbonax a native of Mitylene

Died: Lillo, George a celebrated dramatic writer

“A practical treatise on painful Distempers, with some effectual methods of curing them,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

“A Treatise on Solvents of the Stone, and on curing the Stone and the Gout by Aliments,” Lobb, Theophilus a physician of considerable reputation

Born: Lyons, Israel son of a Polish Jew

Died: Madox, Isaac a famous English prelate

Died: Manfredi, Eustachio a celebrated astronomer and mathematician

“Histoire des Revolutions de Hongrie,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Died: Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St

“Elements of Geometry,” Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

“The Works of the Learned,” Maynard, Sir John a learned English lawyer

“Ad Bernardum Tanuccium Epistola de dedicatione sub ascia,” Mazochi, Alexius Symmachus an Italian philologer and antiquary

“Messiah, a Divine Essay,” Merrick, James an English divine and poet

Born: Mortimer, John Hamilton an English artist (?–1779)

“The Devil to Pay.” Mottley, John, Esq. a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (16921750)

“Novus Thesaurus veterum Inscriptionum,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Go, and be happy.” Nash, Richard, Esq. a very extraordinary personage

Died: Niceron, John Peter one of the most useful French biographers

“Odes and Epistles,” Nugent, Robert-Craggs, Earl a nobleman of poetical celebrity

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

Born: Pauw, Cornelius De a native of Amsterdam

“The Question of the Precedency of the Peers of Ireland in England,” Perceval, John fifth baronet of the family

“Jus Parliamentarium, or the ancient power, jurisdiction, rights, and liberties of the most high court of Parliament, revived and asserted,” Pettyt, William student of the Middle Temple

“Exercitationes Vitruvianae, seu Commentarius Criticus de Vitruvii architectura,” Poleni, John an Italian marquis

Died: Price, Richard an eminent dissenting minister and political writer

“Solomon’s Recantation,” Quarles, Francis an English poet (?–1644)

“Specimen varia3 Literature, quae in urbe Brixia, ejusque ditione, paulo post incunabula Typographic florebat,” Quirini, Angelo Maria a Venetian cardinal

Born: Robison, John an eminent natural philosopher and mathematician

“Anacreon,” Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

“” Romaine, William an English divine and writer of great popularity

“Devout Exercises of the heart in Meditation and Soliloquy, Praise, and Prayer;” Rowe, Elizabeth an English lady

“Poems,” Santeul, John Baptist in Latin Santolius

Died: Seward, Anna a poetess and literary lady of considerable celebrity

“A Treatise on the Operations of Surgery, with a Description and Representation of the Instruments; and an Introduction on the Nature and Treatment of Wounds, Abscesses, and Ulcers;” Sharp, Samuel not related

“A collection of several treatises in folio, concerning Scotland as it was of old, and also in later times. By sir Robert Sibbald, M. D.” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

“Dissertation on Parties.” Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer

“Longinus on the Sublime,” Smith, William a learned English divine and translator

“A critical essay concerning the words baipuv and Aaw/tAoviov, occasioned by two late inquiries into the meaning of the Demoniacks in the New Testament,” Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary

“Edward and Eleonora,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

Died: Tournemine, Rene Joseph De a learned French Jesuit

“The Dissenters Apology,” Towgood, Micajah a protestant dissenting divine of considerable eminence

“Epictetus,” Upton, James a classical scholar and editor

Died: Vaniere, James a Jesuit

“The Life of Anne Genevieve de Bourbon, duchess de Longueville,” Villefore, Joseph Francis Bourgoin De a French biographer

Born: Vincent, William the late learned dean of Westminster

“The present state of the United Provinces,” Wagenaar, John a Dutch historian

Died: Welchman, Edward a learned English divine

“Letters,” Wentworth, Thomas, Earl Of Strafford an eminent

Born: Windham, Joseph an artist and antiquary of great taste and talents

Died: Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

1740

Died: Aquino, Charles De a miscellaneous writer of considerable fame

Died: Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

Died: Aubriet, Claude a celebrated painter of flowers

Born: Bacon, John an eminent English sculptor

Born: Bagot, Lewis an English prelate

Died: Baratier, John Philip a very extraordinary German scholar

“Disquisitio historico-chronologica de successione antiquissima episcoporum Romanorum, cum quatuor dissertationibus,” Baratier, John Philip a very extraordinary German scholar

Born: Baron, Richard a dissenting minister

“Divine Legation,” Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles

“Etica philosophica,” Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus a philosopher of the German school

“Prefatory discourse,” Benson, William an English critic

“A Letter to a fellow of a college; beingthe sequel of a Letter to a young gentleman of Oxford,” Bentham, Edward canon of Christ-church

Born: Berenger, John Peter a French miscellaneous writer