Events noted in 1700

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1700

Born: Adam, Lambert-Sigisbert an eminent French sculptor (1700–?)

“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 (16391724)

“De Loquela,” Amman, John Conrad a Swiss physician (16691724)

Born: Arbuckle, James, A.M. was born in Glasgow (17001734)

“Ecclesiastical History,” Arnold, Gothofred pastor and inspector of the churches of Perleberg (16661714)

“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 (16681731)

Died: Athias, Joseph a Jew rabbi (?–1700)

Died: Aubrey, John an eminent English antiquary (16251700)

Died: Aviler, Augustine Charles D' descended from a family originally of Nanci in Lorraine (16531700)

“Historia deortu et progressu Medicinse,” Aulisio, Dominico the son of Antonio Aulisio (16491717)

Born: Ballyet, Emmanuel a French antiquary (17001773)

“Regum et Imperatorum Romanorum Numismata, a, Rubenio edita,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner (1653–?)

“Le Theatre des etats du due de Savoie, traduit du Latin de Bleau,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics (1658–?)

Born: Bernoulli, Daniel a celebrated physician and philosopher (17001782)

Died: Bertoli, John Dominick an Italian antiquary of the last century (16761700)

“Gulielmus Cowper criminis Literarii citatus coram tribunali nobiliss. ampliss. Societatis Britanno-Regiae,” Bidloo, Godfrey a famous anatomical writer (16491702)

“King Arthur, an heroic poem, in twelve books.” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

Died: Bohun, Edmund a voluminous political and miscellaneous writer of the seventeenth century (?–1700)

“Exercitaciones Philologicæ, in quibus Novi Fœderis nonnulla loca è profants maximè auctoribus Græcis iiiustrantur,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist (1670–?)

“Pensees ingenieuses des Peres de l'Eglise,” Bouhours, Dominick a celebrated French critic (16281702)

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

Died: Brady, Robert a noted historian and physician of the seventeenth century (16431700)

Born: Browne, Joseph provost of Queen’s-college (1700–?)

“Non compos mentis; or, the law relating to natural fools, mad folks, and lunatic persons,” Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary (16351704)

Died: Casanata, Jerome a learned cardinal (16201700)

Born: Cat, Claude Nicholas Le an eminent French physician and surgeon (17001768)

“Orthographia Latina ex vetustis monumentis, hoc est nummis, marmoribus, &c. excerpta, digesta, novisque observationibtis illustrata,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer (1638–?)

“The Perjured Husband,” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer (16671723)

“The Historical Antiquities of Hertfordshire,” Chauncy, Sir Henry knt. author of the “Historical Antiquities of Hertfordshire (16321672)

“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 (16361700)

“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 (1650–?)

Died: Cook, Henry an English artist (16421700)

“Courtship Alamode,” Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow (16651726)

Born: Dandre-Bardon, Michael Francis one of the professors of the academy of painting (17001783)

“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 (1656–?)

“Pro Testinonio Josephi de Jesn Christo, contra Tan. Fubrum et alios,” Daubuz, Charles a learned French protestant divine (16701740)

Born: Delany, Mary the second wife of the preceding (1700–?)

“Iphigenia,” Dennis, John a poet (16571733)

Born: Dyer, John an English poet (17001782)

Died: Edema, Gerard a Dutch painter (?–1700)

Died: Ellis, Clement an English divine (16301700)

“Matthei Devarii de particulis Grrecae Linguae, liber singularis,” Eschenbach, Andrew Christian a German divine and philologer (16631684)

Died: Fabretti, Raphael a very learned antiquary of Italy (16191700)

“De recordatione animae humame post fata superstitis.” Fabricius, John Albert one of the most eminenjt and laborious scholars of his time in Europe (16681679)

“The Homily of S. Gregoire of Nazianzen, on charity to our neighbour,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet (1645–?)

Born: Froelich, Erasmus a learned medallist (17001758)

Born: Gifford, Andrew son of Emanuel (1700–?)

“Hist, des Isles Mariannes,” Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit (16531708)

Born: Gottsched, John Christopher a German poet (17001766)

“The History of the Bible, translated from the French,” Gough, Richard the Camden of the eighteenth century (16811751)

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

“Life of archbishop Williams,” Hacket, John bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (15921670)

“Tractatus de Successionibus apud Anglos, or a treatise of Hereditary Descents,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer (16091614)

Born: Hamel Du Monceau, Henry Lewis Du an eminent French writer on rural ceconomy and vegetable physiology (17001782)

Born: Hardinge, Nicholas a polite and ingenious scholar (17001758)

“A System of Divinity,” Heidegger, John Henry a protestant divine of Switzerland (16331698)

Died: Hopkins, Charles son of the preceding (16641700)

“Amasia, or the works of the Muses, a collection of Poems,” Hopkins, John another son of the bishop of Londonderry (1675–?)

“Notse in Anthologiam Epigrammatum Grsecorum,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“Quaestiones Hieronymianae,” Jerom a very celebrated father of the church (331422)

Died: Joly, Claude a French writer (16071700)

Born: Jones, John an English divine of some note for exciting a controversy respecting the Liturgy (1700–?)

“Traite historique, contenant le jugement d'un Protestant sur la Theologie Mystique,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine (1637–?)

“Miscellanies.” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer (1663–?)

“Un Trait de Perspective,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory (16401715)

“The Natural History of the Counties of Lancashire, Cheshire, and Derbyshire, &c.” Leigh, Charles a naturalist and physician of the seventeenth century (1679–?)

“The Church Catechism efcplained,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary (?–1746)

“The Piety of the Burmans;” Limborch, Pinup a celebrated professor of divinity in Holland (1633–?)

Died: Long, Thomas a learned divine of the church of England (16211700)

Died: Maracci, Louis a learned author (16121700)

Died: Martyn, John professor of botany at Cambridge (16991700)

“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 (?–1750)

“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 (1627–?)

“The Search after Truth.” Montmort, Peter Raymond De an able mathematician (1678–?)

“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 (1700–?)

Born: Nollet, John Anthony a French abbe (17001770)

Died: Noris, Henry one of the most celebrated scholars of the seventeenth century (16311700)

Died: Nostre, Andrew Le comptroller of the royal edifices of France (16131700)

Born: Nutt, Joseph a very ingenious man (17001775)

“Amyntas,” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr (16731789)

“Memoirs of the Academy of Sciences,” Parent, Antony a French mathematician (1666–?)

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

“Reason,” Pomfret, John an English poet (16671703)

Died: Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

“De Morbis Artificum Diatriba,” Ramazzini, Bernardin an Italian physician (1633–?)

Died: Rance', Dom. Armand John Le Bouthillier De the celebrated abbe and reformer of the monastery of La Trappe (16261700)

Died: Russel, William, Fifth Earl And First Duke Of Bedford was eldest son of Francis fourth earl of Bedford (16141700)

Died: Savile, Sir George marquis of Halifax (?–1700)

“La Banque Romaine,” Sixtus Iv. is said by some writers to have been the son of a fisherman at Celles (1413–?)

Born: Titley, Walter a polite scholar (17001768)

“Monumenta veteris Antii,” Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary (16571717)

“Institutiones rei herbarise: sive, Elementa botanices,” Tournefort, Joseph Pitton De a famous botanist of France (1656–?)

Born: Towgood, Micajah a protestant dissenting divine of considerable eminence (1700–?)

Died: Tozzi, Luke an eminent physician (16401700)

“A poem on Badminton -house, Gloucestershire.” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Verses on the death of the duke of Gloucester,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Turner, Francis an English prelate (?–1700)

Born: Van Swieten, Gerard one of the most celebrated physicians of the last century (17001803)

“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 (16571718)

Born: Webb, Philip Carteret (17001770)

Died: Woodfohd, Samuel a divine and poet (16361700)

Born: Worlidge, Thomas an artist of considerable merit (17001766)

Born: Zinzendorf, Nicholas Lewis count de (17001760)

1701

“Tetrapla Alcoranica, sive Specimen Alcorani quadrilinguis Arabici, Persici, Turcici, et Latini,” Acoluthus, Andrew a learned Orientalist (16541704)

“De Messiæ duplici adventu dissertationes duæ adversus Judeos,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England (16411717)

“Dissertationes quatuor de mensis, lecticis, et poculis veterum,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician (16571658)

“Descriptio Frisiae inter Scaldis portum veterem et Amisiam,” Alting, Menso probably of fche same family (16361713)

Born: Amory, Thomas a dissenting minister of considerable note (17011724)

“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 (16591715)

“Dissertazione intorna alia patria di Ennio,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature (16751719)

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

Born: Beau, Charles Le first professor of rhetoric in the college of the Grassins (17011778)

“Physiologica medica,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

Born: Blackwell, Thomas an ingenious and very learned writer of the last century (17011728)

“Tractatus ecclesiasticus de jure parochiali,” Boehmer, Justin Henning a very celebrated German lawyer (16741736)

“Calendarium Romanum chronologorum causa constructum, &c.” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin (16701714)

Born: Breitinguer, John James whom Meister calls the greatest reformer of the Swiss schools which the last century produced (1701–?)

“Burmannorum pietas, gratissimae beati parentis memoriae communi nomine ex^ hibita,” Burman, Francis one of the sons of the preceding (16711738)

Born: Burrow, Sir James born in 1701 (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 (1637–?)

Born: Chais, Charles an eminent protestant divine (17011786)

Died: Chevreau, Urban was born at Loudun (16131701)

Died: Codrington, Christopher a brave soldier and a distinguished benefactor to All Souls college (16681701)

“Historical, geographical, genealogical, and poetical Dictionary.” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine (1650–?)

Born: Condamine, Charles Marie De La chevalier de St (1701–?)

Born: Cruden, Alexander author of an excellent “Concordance of the Bible (1701–?)

“Concordance of the Bible,” Cruden, Alexander author of an excellent “Concordance of the Bible (1701–?)

Died: Danet, Peteu a French cure at Paris (?–1701)

Born: Daran, James a French military surgeon (1701–?)

“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 (1656–?)

“A picture of a Modern Whig, in two parts,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant (1656–?)

“Systema Dissert, rar.” Daumius, Christian an eminent classical and philological scholar (1612–?)

“Primitive Sacrse, the reflections of a devout solitude, consisting of Meditations and Poems on divine subjects,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate (16771763)

“Grabe’s Spicilegium.” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer (16411711)

“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 (16571719)

“De la necessite de la Foi en Jesus Christ, &c.” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

Born: Emerson, William a very eminent mathematician (1701–?)

“A new jniscellany of original Poems on several occasion’s,” Finch, Anne, Countess Of Winchelsea a lady of considerable poetical talents (?–1720)

“Discourses on several subjects, viz. the Rise and Fall of Papacy,” Fleming, Robert son jof the preceding (?–1716)

“Geometrica dernonslratio theorematum Hugenianorum circa logisticam, seu Logarithmicam lineatn,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician (16711742)

“De Ortu et Progressu Juris Civiiis;” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar (1664–?)

Born: Guyon, Marie-Claude a French historian (17011771)

“Meditations” Halket, Lady Anne a learned English lady (16221699)

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

Born: Hudson, Thomas a portrait-painter of some celebrity (17011779)

Born: Hunauld, Francis Joseph an eminent anatomist and physician (17011730)

“Historia Italiae et Hispaniae genealogica,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist (16511728)

“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 (16601728)

“An occasional Letter, on the subject of English Convocations,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“De tribus Impostoribus magnis Liber, Edwardo Herbert, Thomse Hobbes, et Benedicto Spinosa oppositis,” Kortholt, Christian a learned professor of divinity at Kiel (1633–?)

“Terence,” Leng, John a learned English prelate (16651727)

“De ratione et licentia metri Terentiani.” Leng, John a learned English prelate (16651727)

“Theologia Evangelica,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine (16531719)

Born: Malouin, Paul James an eminent French chemist and physician (1701–?)

Born: Maurepas, John Frederic Phelypeaux, Count Of grandson of the count de Pontchartrain (17011781)

“Nundaeana et Patiniana,” Naudé, Gabriel a learned French writer and bibliographer (16001640)

Died: Nicaise, Claude a celebrated French antiquary ia the seventeenth century (16231701)

“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 (16571711)

Died: Obrecht, Ulric a learned German (?–1701)

Died: Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician (16401701)

Born: Pergolesi, John Baptist one of the most excellent of the Italian composers (17011737)

“La Morale Chretien abregee,” Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence (16391711)

“L'Art de Tourner,” Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier (16461704)

“An Essay on ways and means to maintain the Honour and Safety of England,” Ralegh, Sir Walter or'Rawlegh (15521612)

“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 (16261700)

Born: Randolph, Thomas archdeacon of Oxford (17011783)

“Ecclesiastical Power,” Richer, Edmund a learned French divine (15601631)

“The Turkish History by Mr. Knolles and sir Paul Rycaut abridged,” Savage, John the benevolent president of the famous club at Royston* (?–1747)

“Historia Ensiferorum ordinis Teutonic!,” Schurtzfleisch, Conrad Samuel a learned German (16411708)

Died: Scuderi, Magdeleine De sister of the preceding (16071701)

Died: Sedley, Sir Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (16391701)

Died: Shower, Sir Bartholomew an eminent lawyer (?–1701)

“The liberty and independency of the kingdom and church of Scotland asserted, from ancient records in three parts,” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician (?–1712)

“Medicina universalis, theoretica et practica,” Sorbait, Paul a good medical writer (?–1691)

Died: Spanheim, Frederic brother of Ezekiel Spanheim (16321701)

“Atuiquitatum Romanorum Syntagma,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding (16711697)

“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 (16431737)

Died: Tempesta, Peter otherwise called Molyn (16371701)

“Vocabularium Anglo-Saxonicum Lexico Gul. Somneri magna parte auctius,” Thwaites, Edward a learned Saxonist (1667–?)

Died: Treby, George a learned judge (?–1701)

“A Vindication of the Proceedings of some Members of the Lower House of Convocation,” Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester (16631702)

“The Pretence to enter the Parliament-Writ considered,” Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester (16631702)

“Trithemii Opera historica,” Trithemius, John a celebrated abbot of the Benedictine order (14621516)

“Institute” Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family (16711705)

“De ludis ssECularibus Academicae Questiones,” Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family (16711705)

“A brief Disquisition of the Law of Nature, &c.” Tyrrell, James an English historian (16421718)

“Historia JPtolemasorum yEgypti regum ad fidem numismatum accommodata,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist (1632–?)

“The Rights, Powers, and Privileges, of an English Convocation, stated and defended,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate (16571718)

Died: Williamson, Sir Joseph an eminent statesman and benefactor to Queen’s college (?–1701)

“Examination of Dr. Woodward’s Account of the Deluge,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (16661726)

Born: Wray, Daniel a man of taste and learning (17011783)

1702

Born: Adelburner, Michael a mathematician and physician (17021779)

“Nectarii Patriarchte Hierosolymitani confutatio Imperil Papæ in Ecclesiam,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England (16411717)

Born: Antonini, Annibal brother to Joseph Antonini (1702–?)

“Poemata,” Aquino, Charles De a miscellaneous writer of considerable fame (16541740)

“Elementa Theologiae,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles (16731740)

“Schediasma de Phalaride, M. Antonini scriptis, et Agapeti Scheda regia,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt] (16731721)

Born: Arntzenius, John a learned philologist (17021728)

Died: Arvieux, Laurence D' a French eastern scholar and traveller (16351702)

Died: Astorini, Elias born in the province of Cosenza in the kingdom of Naples in 1651 (16511702)

“A translation of Apollonius on Conic Sections,” Astorini, Elias born in the province of Cosenza in the kingdom of Naples in 1651 (16511702)

“De motus Fermentativi causa,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684 (16841731)

Born: Attiret, John Denis a French Jesuit and painter (17021768)

Died: Baan, John De an eminent Dutch painter (16331702)

“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 (1627–?)

Died: Barth, John a native of Dunkirk (16511702)

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

“De nummis Cretensium serpentiferis,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner (1653–?)

“Lucernae sepulchrales J. P. Bellorii,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner (1653–?)

“Composizioni poeticheconsistenti inrimesacre,eroiche, morali ed amorose,” Beregani, Nicholas, Count an Italian author of the seventeenth century (16271713)

Born: Bergler, Stephen was born at Hermanstadt (17021746)

“Memoirs of the academy of Paris,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

Died: Bidloo, Godfrey a famous anatomical writer (16491702)

“Mysterii Ellipsios Grcecas expositi Specimen,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist (1670–?)

Died: Bouhours, Dominick a celebrated French critic (16281702)

“A prefatory discourse to an examination of a late book, entitled ‘An Exposition, &c.’” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury (16431714)

“The Exposition given by my lord bishop of Sarum of the second Article of our Religion, examined,” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury (16431714)

“Remarks on the Examinist of the Exposition,” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury (16431714)

Died: Caraccio, Anthony baron of Corano (?–1702)

Died: Charpentier, Francis dean of the French academy (16201702)

Born: Chaufepie, James George De author of a very useful Biographical Dictionary (17021704)

Born: Chicoyneau, Aime Francis born at Montpellier in 1702 (17021740)

Died: Churchill, Sir Winston a distinguished English gentleman (16201702)

“J. J. Claudii Dissertatio de Salutationibus Veterum, cui addita est Diatribe de Nutricibus et Paedagogis,” Claude, John James son of Isaac Claude (1684–?)

“Historia Fratrum Bohcmorum,” Comenius, John Amos a celebrated grammarian and protestant divine (15921614)

Died: Commire, John a Jesuit (16251702)

Born: Cooke, Thomas a poet and miscellaneous writer (17021733)

“De civitate et ecclesia Settina;” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary (16601743)

Born: Corsini, Edward a monk of the Ecoles-Pies (17021765)

“Constitutiones de primitivis R. Mosis F. Maimonis, &c. cum versione et notis philologicis,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine (16781699)

“The shortest Way with the Dissenters,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Born: Demours, Peter a French physician (17021795)

Born: Doddridge, Philip an eminent dissenting divine (1702–?)

“Commendatory verses upon the author of prince Arthur and king Arthur.” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician (16671707)

“Exercitations, critical, philosophical, historical, theological, on several important places in the Old and New Testament,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

“Epigenes sive commentarius in fragmenta Orphica” Eschenbach, Andrew Christian a German divine and philologer (16631684)

Born: Fagan, Christopher Barthelemi a French comic writer of some eminence within the last century (17021755)

“Ancient Psychrolusy revived,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician (16491734)

“Pharmacopreia extemporanea,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician (1654–?)

Died: Gale, Thomas celebrated for his knowledge of the Greek language and antiquities (16361702)

Died: Gale, Samuel brother of the preceding (?–1702)

“Olynthian” Granville, George viscount Lansdowne (1667–?)

“SystemaTheologise propbeticse,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine (16541711)

Died: Hare, Dr. Francis an English bishop (16881702)

“An Index to L'Estrange’s translation of Josephus,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

Born: Hebenstreit, John Ernest a celebrated physician and philologer of Leipsic (17021756)

“A Scripture Catechism,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

“Family Hymns,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

Died: Heywood, Oliver a nonconformist divine (16291702)

“The Generous Conqueror, or the Timely Discovery,” Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas (16701735)

“Franeker, 4to. 2. Also, <c Dissertation urn libri tres, quibus explicantur, &c. selecta juris publici, sacri, privatique capita,” Huber, Zacharias son of the former (16691732)

“Origines de Caen,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“An English translation of the Life of Apollonius Tyaneus, from the French of Tillemont,” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine (16561727)

Born: Jordan, Charles Stephen a person distinguished more by his connections than by his works (17021745)

“Corpus Historic genealogicae Italiae et Hispaniae,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist (16511728)

“The History of the Convocation summoned to meet Feb. 6, 1700, &c.” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“Nouvelles de la Republique de Lettres” King, Peter chancellor of England (1669–?)

“D Origine Mali,” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin (16501729)

“On the Cubature of the, Sphere,” Lagny, Thomas Fantet De an eminent mathematician (16601734)

Born: Leake, Stephen Martin a herald and antiquary (17021773)

Born: Lecchi, John Anthony a learned Italian mathe. matician (17021776)

“A Sermon preached in Chester, against Marriages in different Communions,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

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

Born: Martine, George a physician (1702–?)

“Animadversions upon Mons. Le Clerc’s Rejections upon our Saviour and his Apostles, &c. primitive fathers, &c.” Milner, John a learned English divine (1627–?)

Born: Morris, Lewis a Welsh antiquary and poet (17021765)

Born: Murray, James a clergyman of Scotland (17021758)

“Library” Nicolson, William a learned English prelate and antiquary (16551723)

Born: Oliveyra, Francis Xavier De knight of the military order of Christ (17021783)

Born: Passemant, Claude Simeon an able French optician (1702–?)

“Gazophylacii Naturae jet Artis, Decades decem,” Petiver, James a famous English botanist (?–1718)

“an honest and learned, but perplexed lawyer.” Pollexfen, Sir Henry an English lawyer and judge (?–1692)

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

Born: Purver, Antony one of the religious society called Quakers (1702–?)

Born: Querlon, Anne Gabriel Meusnier De born at Nantes April 15 (17021780)

Born: Ridley, Dr. Gloster a learned divine (1702–?)

Born: Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

“Nova litteraria Helvetica” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

“Memoirs of the reign of Charles I.” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine (16381710)

Born: Stillingfleet, Benjamin grandson to the preceding (17021708)

“Series Dynastarum et Regum Daniae, a Skioldo Odini filio, ad Gormum Grandaevum,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary (?–1719)

“On the deaths of king William, prince George, and queen Anne,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Trimnell, Charles successively bishop of Norwich and Winchester (16631702)

“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 (16631702)

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

Died: Villiers, George duke of Buckingham (?–1702)

“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 (17021771)

1703

Died: Addison, Lancelot son of Lancelot Addison a. clergyman (16321703)

Died: Alsop, Vincent an English nonconformist of considerable note (?–1703)

“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 (16591715)

“Tackers” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer (16691744)

Born: Arntzenius, Otho brother of the preceding (17031763)

Died: Audran, Girard the most celebrated artist of the family (16401703)

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

Born: Ayloffe, Sir Joseph of Framfield in Sussex (17031717)

“De Ecclesiasticae Hierarchise origine dissertatio,” Bacchini, Bernardin a very learned Italian scholar of the seventeenth century (16511690)

“Acroamata, in quibus complures ad iatrochemiam, atqne physicam spectantia jucunda rerum varietate explicantur,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician (1666–?)

“Defense clu Tniite' des prejugez, &c.” Basnage, James (1653–?)

Born: Bate, James elder brother of the preceding (17031775)

“Nouvelle allegorique, ou, Histoire des derniers troubles arrives au royaume d'eloquence,” Bauldri, Paul surnamed D'!Berville (16391706)

“Numismata Pontificum Romanorum,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner (1653–?)

Born: Bellin, Nicholas geographical engineer of the marine (17031772)

Died: Bellini, Laurence an eminent Italian physician (16431703)

Born: Beraud, Laurence a French mathematician and astronomer (17031777)

Born: Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess (1703–?)

“De Kalendario et Cyclo Ciesaris ac de Paschali canone S. Hippolyti martyris, dissertationes dusc,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

“Apparatus of Nourri,” Bigne, Marguerin De La a priest (1546–?)

Died: Blancard, Nicholas a classical editor (16251703)

“Reliquiae Bodleianse, or, some genuine remains of sir Thomas Bodley,” Bodley, Sir Thomas that illustrious benefactor to literature (15441580)

“Dictionnaire de Musique,” Brossard, Sebastian De an eminent French musician (16601730)

Born: Browne, Moses vicar of Olney in Buckinghamshire (17031783)

“Lex Spuriorum; or, the law relating to bastardy, collected from the common, civil, and ecclesiastical laws,” Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary (16351704)

“L'Avoisinement des Protestans avec TEglise Romaine,” Camus, John Peter an exemplary French prelate (15821652)

“De angelis disputatio theologica,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit (16171707)

“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 (1638–?)

“Notitia Orbis Antiqui,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer (1638–?)

Died: Chamberlayne, Edward was descended from an ancient family (16161703)

“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 (17031747)

Born: Clubbe, John rector of Whatfield (1703–?)

“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 (1650–?)

“Praeludia Anatomica,” Commelin, John a distinguished botanist (16291692)

Born: Cosme, John De St. whose family name was Ba­Seillac (1703–?)

Born: De Missy, Cæsar a man greatly distinguished in the learned world (17031775)

Born: Dick, Sir Alexander of Prestonfield (1703–?)

Born: Dodsley, Robert an English poet and miscellaneous writer (17031797)

“Wit without Money.” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician (16671707)

“Traite de la Doctrine Chretienne et orthodox,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

“Opera Gersoni,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

Died: Evremond, Charles De St. a writer (16131703)

“Les Qualités du Quinquina,” Fagon, Guy Crescent an eminent French physician in the reign of Louis XIV. was born at Paris (16381718)

Died: Falz, Raymond a celebrated medallist (16581703)

“Case of Conscience,” Fouillou, James a celebrated licentiate of the Sorbonne (16701736)

“De veteribus regum Francorum Diplomatibus, et arte secernendi antiqua' diplomata vera a falsis,” Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit (16631718)

“Quadratura circuii et hyperbola3 per infinitas hyperbolas et parabolas geometrice exhibita,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician (16711742)

Died: Greenville, Denis a younger son of the preceding (16571703)

“Notitia et illustratio dissertationis nuperse de morte Juda?,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (645–?)

“Reliquiae Bodleianae, or some genuine remains of sir Thomas Bodley, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Plinii Fpistolae et Paneg\ricus, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Eutropius.' Messala Corvinus. Julius Obsequens, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“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 (15811647)

Died: Hughes, John an English poet (16771703)

“Opuscula Posthuma,” Huygens, Christian a very celebrated mathematician and astronomer (1629–?)

Died: Hyde, Dr. Thomas a very learned writer (16361703)

Born: Jenyns, Soame an elegant and ingenious writer (17031753)

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 (16491703)

Died: Kidder, Dr. Richard a very learned English bishop (?–1703)

“Nouvelles de la Republique des Lettres” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin (16501729)

Died: Kunckel, John a celebrated chemist (16301703)

Died: Lalande, James De an able counsellor (16221703)

“De Cymbalis veterum libri tres,” Lampe, Frederic Adolphus a German protestant divine (1683–?)

Born: Law, Edmund bishop of Carlisle (17031787)

Died: Le Cene, Charles a learned protestant divine (16461703)

“Cassandra, concerning the new Associations,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

“History of Cromwell,” Leti, Gregory a voluminous writer of history (1630–?)

Born: Levret, Andrew an eminent French surgeon and accoucheur (17031780)

Born: Lieberkuhn, John-Nathaniel a Prusian anatomist (17031756)

“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 (16321683)

Born: Lynar, Rochus Frederic Count a Danish statesman and scholar (1703–?)

“Animadversiones et Supplementa ad Coccei Lexicon Hebraeum,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine (16531719)

“The Life of Dom Ranqe, abbe and reformer of La Trappe,” Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit (?–1724)

Died: Mascaron, Julius an eminent French preacher (?–1703)

Born: Miller, James a political and dramatic writer (17031744)

Born: Morell, Thomas an able classical scholar and editor (17031784)

Died: Nuvolone is the name of a family of painters (16081703)

Born: Orleans, Lewis Duke Of a learned and pious prince of the s blood royal of France (17031724)

“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 (16401701)

Born: Parcieux an able mathematician (17031768)

“Q,. Curtius in integrum restitutus, et vindicatus ab immodica atque acerba nimis crisi viri ciarissimi Joannis Clerici,” Perizonius, James a learned German (16511669)

Died: Perrault, Charles younger brother to the preceding (16281703)

“Antiquité de la Nation & de la Langue de Celtes,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman (16391697)

“Dissertation touchant L'ancienne demeure des Cananeens,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman (16391697)

Died: Pomfret, John an English poet (16671703)

“Appendix Angustiniana,” Prosper, St. of Aquitaine (?–463)

“Oratio de Palingenesia literarum in terris nostris,” Rycke, Theodore De a learned critic (16401690)

“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* (?–1747)

“Truth and Excellency of the Christian Religion against Jews, Infidels, and Heretics.” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury (16601730)

Died: Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher (16351703)

Born: Swinton, John a very celebrated English antiquary (1703–?)

Died: Sybrecht, John a landscape painter (16301703)

Died: Thiers, John Baptist a learned doctor of the Sorbonne (16361703)

“A Prologue to the University of Oxford,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Abramule,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Nummi antiqui familiarum Romanarum perpetuis interpretationibus illustrati,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist (1632–?)

Died: Viviani, Vincentio a celebrated Italian mathematician (16211703)

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

Born: Warner, Ferdinando a very voluminous writer (17031768)

Born: Wesley, John the most celebrated of the family (17031788)

Died: Wheler, Sir George a learned traveller (16501703)

“Paraphrase and commentary on the New Testament,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine (16381726)

Born: Worthington, William a learned English divine (17031778)

1704

Died: Acoluthus, Andrew a learned Orientalist (16541704)

“Les Gouverneurs et Lieutenants au Gouvernement du Dauphiné,” Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny (?–1716)

“Orationes,” Aquino, Charles De a miscellaneous writer of considerable fame (16541740)

Born: Argens, John Baptiste De Boyer, Marquis D' one of those writers who contributed to the general desolation of government (17041771)

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

Born: Artigni, Anthony Gachet D' canon of the cathedral church at Vienna (17041768)

“Essay on Peace and War,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady (16681731)

“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 (16681731)

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

“Dictionnaire Universel,” Basnage, Henry (16591710)

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

Born: Belgrado, James an eminent Italian mathematician (17041789)

Died: Bellocq, Peter valet-de-chambre to Louis XIV (16451704)

Born: Bergen, Charles Augustus De a German anatomist and botanist (1704–?)

Born: Berthier, William Francis a French writer of considerable note (1704–?)

“History of the Academy of the Sciences,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

Born: Bianchini, Joseph nephew of the preceding (1704–?)

“De exulibus Grcecis iisdemque litterarum in Italia instauratoribus,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic (16851761)

Died: Bossuet, James bishop of Meaux (16271704)

Died: Bourdaloue, Lewis a Jesuit (16321704)

Born: Boyd, William a descendant of the preceding (17041715)

Born: Broughton, Thomas a learned divine (1704–?)

Died: Brown, Thomas of facetious memory^ as Mr (?–1704)

Died: Brydal, John a law-writer and antiquary (16351704)

“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 (16351704)

“A defence of his father,” Burman, Francis one of the sons of the preceding (16711738)

“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 (16431714)

Died: Buxtorf, John James either son or nephew to the preceding (?–1704)

Born: Carr, George a clergyman of the episcopal church in Scotland (1704–?)

Died: Carstares, William a political character of considerable fame in Scotland (16491704)

Born: Chapman, John was the son of the rev (17041784)

Died: Chaufepie, James George De author of a very useful Biographical Dictionary (17021704)

“Careless Husband,” Cibber, Colley poet-laureat to George II. and a dramatic writer of considerable genius (16711757)

Born: Clemencet, Charles was born at Painblanc (17041778)

Died: Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity (16761704)

“De re llustica,” Constantine Vii., Porphyrogeneta son of Leo the Wise (905959)

“VetusLatium,profanum et sacrum,” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary (16601743)

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

Born: Cramer, Gabriel an eminent mathematician (17041752)

“Decas Thesium Theologicarum,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine (16781699)

“Love at first Sight,” Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow (16651726)

“Homerus Hebraeus, sive Historia Hebraeorum ab Homero, Hebraicis hominibus ac sententiis conscripta, in Odyssea et Iliade, exposita et illustrata,” Croese, Gerard a protestant divine (16421710)

“Essays upon Peace at Home and War Abroad, in two parts,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant (1656–?)

Born: Desportes, John Baptist Rene' Pouppe'E physician to the king of France (1704–?)

“Les interets de PAngleterre, mal entendiis dans la guerre presente,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic (1670–?)

Died: Duche De Vancy, Joseph Francis born at Paris (16681704)

“Pentateuchus Historicus,” Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding (16661733)

“Four Pastoral Letters,” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray (16511715)

“Supplement a la Diplomatique,” Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit (16631718)

Died: Gousset, James an eminent protestant divine (16351704)

“Thesaurus Antiq. & Histor. Italia?,” Grævius, John George a cele-. brated Latin critic (16321697)

“LeRime,” Guidi, Alexander an Italian poet (16501689)

Born: Haen, Anthony De professor of medicine in the university of Vienna (17041776)

Born: Hamilton, William of Bangour (17041754)

“Index to Clarendon’s History of the Rebellion,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

Died: Hemskirk, Egbert another painter (16451704)

Died: Henao, Gariel De a voluminous Spanish author (16111704)

“The Communicant’s Companion,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

Died: Hericourt, Julian De an ingenious member of the academy at Soissons (?–1704)

“Lapis Lydius Materiae Medicae,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist (?–1695)

Died: Hospital, William-Francis-Antony, Marquis De L' a great mathematician of France (16611704)

“Dionysii Halicarnassensis opera omnia,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic (16621719)

“Pieces Fugitives,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“Vie de St. Norbert Fondateur des Premontres,” Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French (?–1735)

Born: Jaucourt, Louis De a man of a noble family (17041780)

“Exposition of the Parables,” Keach, Benjamin a Baptist divine of considerable note in his day (1640–?)

“The case of Impropriations, and of the Augmentation of Vicarages^ &c.” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“Preface to sir Henry Spelman’s and Dr. Ryve’s two tracts,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“Mully of Mountown,” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer (1663–?)

“Le Glossaire du Droit François,” Lauriere, Eusebius James De a celebrated lawyer (16591728)

“Dissertation sur le Nourriture des Os,” Lemery, Louis son of the preceding (16771743)

“The Wolf stripped of his Shepherd’s Cloathing, in answer to * Moderation a Virtue,'” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

“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 (16641687)

“A Continuation of the Ecclesiastical History began by Hornius,” Leydecker, Melchior an eminent protestant divine (16521721)

Died: Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist (16241704)

Born: Lye, Edward a learned linguist and antiquary (17041767)

Born: Malone, Edmond a gentleman of great literary research (17041774)

“De Concordia,” Marca, Peter De one of the greatest ornaments of the Gallican church (15941632)

“Poems,” Marchetti, Alexander a physician (16331714)

Born: Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician (1704–?)

“Account of Poisons,” Mead, Richard a most distinguished physician (16731754)

Died: Menzini, Benedict an Italian poet (16461704)

“In Aurelium Celsum et Quintum Serenum Sammonicum Epistolce quatuor,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist (16821771)

“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 (16421737)

“Tractatus duo de Speciebus & Magnitudine Figurarum Curvilinearum,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16421737)

Born: Newton, Thomas an eminent English prelate (1704–?)

“Diocletianus et Maximianus; sive, de Transactione et Pactione Criminum,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (16471725)

Born: Pegge, Samuel an eminent and laborious antiquary (1704–?)

“An Epistle to the King on the glorious Success of his Arms,” Pellegrin, Simon Joseph an abbe (1663–?)

Died: Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier (16461704)

Born: Pococke, Richard who was distantly related to the preceding (1704–?)

“Fœdera;” Rymer, Thomas an antiquary and critic (?–1714)

“New Historic cal account of St. George for England, and the original of this order,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary (?–1743)

“History of Mexico” Solis, Antonio De an ingenious Spanish writer (16101686)

“Bibliotheca Philosophica,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding (16711697)

“Physicae modernae compendium,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher (16351703)

Born: Taylor, John a learned critic and philologist (1704–?)

“Taurobolium antiquum,” Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary (16571717)

Died: White, Robert an eminent engraver (16451704)

“Miscellanies,” Worthington, Dr. John an excellent divine of the church of England (16171671)

1705

Born: Adam, Nicholas-Sebastian brother of the preceding (17051759)

Died: Aicher, Otho a benedictine father (?–1705)

“Fasti Consulares,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician (16571658)

“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 (16751719)

“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 (1657–?)

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

“Bibliotheca politico-heraldica,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt] (16731721)

Born: Artedi, Peter a Swedish physician and naturalist (1705–?)

“The Christian Religion, as practised by a daughter of the Church of England,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady (16681731)

Died: Aunoy, Marie Catherine Jumelle De Berneville, Comtesse D' widow of the count d'Aunoy (?–1705)

Died: Ayres, John an eminent English penman of the seventeenth century (?–1705)

“Isidori Clarii ex Monacho Episcopi Fulginatis Epistolse ad amicos, hactenus ineditac,” Bacchini, Bernardin a very learned Italian scholar of the seventeenth century (16511690)

“Oraison funebre de M. Pierre Creagh,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit (1667–?)

“Histoire de l'ancien et du nouveau Testament,” Basnage, James (1653–?)

Born: Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St (17051757)

“Diatriba de Pharsalici conflictus mense et die, cum accessionibus et prefatione Henrici Leonard! Schurztleischii,” Beau, John Baptiste Le a learned French Jesuit (16191670)

“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 (1668–?)

Died: Berault, Michael pastor and professor of theology at Montauban (15631705)

“Electa processus executivi, processorii, provocatorii et matrimonialis,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer (16571732)

“De Virgilio oratore,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

“Rime varie,” Bernardoni, Peter Antony an Italian poet (16721714)

Born: Bidermann, John Theophilus a very learned and voluminous German writer (17051772)

Born: Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer (1705–?)

Born: Blackburne, Francis the celebrated author of the “Confessional (17051799)

“Eliza, a poem in ten books,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“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 (17051774)

“Letters” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian (16111692)

“Commentatio in Grotii librum de jure belli ac pacis,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian (16111692)

“Select dissertationes in Sac. Scripturam,” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin (16701714)

Born: Broschi, Carlo was born the 24th of January (17051756)

Born: Brown, Ulysses Maximilian De a celebrated general of the eighteenth century (1705–?)

Born: Browne, Isaac Hawkins esq. F. R. S. and a very ingenious and elegant poet of the last century (1705–?)

“Opticae disputationes,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit (16171707)

“The Stolen Heiress, or the Salamanca Doctor outwitted.” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer (16671723)

“Rudimentorum Methodi Fiuxionurn inversae Specimina, adversus Abr. De Moivre.” Cheyne, George a physician of considerable eminence and singular character (16711743)

“Opuscula,” Clarius, Isidorus one of the most learned divines in the sixteenth century (14951555)

“Supplement,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine (1650–?)

“Hist, genealogique de la Maison de Gondi,” Corbinelli, James a man of wit and learning of the sixteenth century (?–1716)

“De Furibus Librariis,” Crenius, Thomas a native of the marche of Brandenburg (16481728)

Born: Daun, Leopold Count a celebrated Austrian general (1705–?)

Died: Dawes, Sir William archbishop of York (16711705)

“Gibraltar, or the Spanish Adventure;” Dennis, John a poet (16571733)

“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 (16411711)

Born: Duclos, Charles Dineau born at Dinant in Bretagne (17051772)

“The Preacher,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

“The Twin-Rivals,” Farquhar, George an ingenious comic writer (16781759)

Born: Fothergill, George principal of St (17051760)

Born: Fox, Henry (17051774)

Born: Ganganelli, John Vincent Antony who was elevated to the popedom by the name of Clement XIV. was the son of a physician (17051773)

Born: Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician (1705–?)

“Fundamentum doctrines motus gravium,” Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician (16331711)

“Ad Hyacinthum Christophorum Epistola,” Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician (16331711)

Died: Gourville, John Herauld De a French politician (16251705)

“Sejani et Rufini dialogus de Laderchiana historia S. Petri Damiani,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician (16711742)

Died: Guillet, De Saint George, Guy a French historian (16251705)

Born: Hartley, David an ingenious physician and phU losopher (17051757)

“Justin,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“A Treatise on the Dispensations allowed in Lent,” Hecquet, Philip a French physician of singular merit and skill (16611737)

“Four Discourses against Vice and Immorality,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

“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 (16761761)

Born: Hoadly, Benjamin eldest son of the bishop of Winchester (17051757)

“Posthumous Works,” Hooke, Robert an eminent English mathematician (16351648)

Died: Howe, John a learned non-conformist divine in the seventeenth century (16301705)

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

“Auctuarium,” Labbe, Philip a celebrated Jesuit (16071667)

“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 (16641687)

“The principles of Dissenters concerning Toleration, and occasional Conformity,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

Born: Mason, John a non-conformist divine (17051763)

Died: Menestrier, Claude Francis a Jesuit (16331705)

“Dissertatio de Generatione et Metamorphosibus insectorum Surinamensium,” Merian, Maria Sibylla a lady much and justly ceJebrated for her skill in drawing insects (16471717)

Born: Moore, Philip rector of Kirkbride (1705–?)

Born: Moser, George Michael an artist of much reputation and amiable character (17051783)

Born: Muller, Gerard Frederick a celebrated German traveller and writer (1705–?)

“Prolegomena, &c. in librum, cui titulus, Elucidatio Augustiniange de divina gratia doctrinae,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary (1672–?)

“Lettere ai generosi e cortesi Letterati d'ltalia,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary (1672–?)

Born: Murray, William, Earl Of Mansfield an eminent English lawyer (17051756)

“The New Testament translated into English from the Latin, with marginal notes,” Nary, Cornelius an Irish Roman catholic divine (1660–?)

“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 (16561695)

Died: Nesse, Christopher a non-conformist divine of considerable learning (16211705)

Died: Nyssenus, Gregory (16191705)

“Mathematical and Physical Researches,” Parent, Antony a French mathematician (1666–?)

Born: Parsons, James an excellent physician and polite scholar (17051786)

“Dissertation sur les anciennes & veritables bornes de la Terre Promise,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman (16391697)

“The Lives of Painters.” Piles, Roger De an ingenious Frenchman (16351709)

“Traité des Fougeres de l'Amerique,” Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier (16461704)

“Les Principes solides de la Religion Chretienne,” Poiret, Peter famous only for his love of mysticism and enthusiasm (1646–?)

Died: Rapin De Thoyras, Paul an eminent historian (16611705)

Died: Ray, John an eminent English natural philosopher (16281705)

“De Religione Moharnmedica libri duo,” Reland, Hadrian an eminent orientalist (1676–?)

“Epistolse celebrium Virorum,” Rittershusius, Conradus a learned civilian and philologer of Germany (15601613)

Born: Robertson, William a very learned divine (1705–?)

Born: Rosel, John Augustus a painter and entomologist (17051759)

“De Gestis Gul. Valise,” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician (?–1712)

“The Essay towards a proposal for Catholic Communion, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

“Paraphrase on the Epistles and Gospels,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury (16601730)

Died: Strange, Sir John an able lawyer (16961705)

“Bibliotheca Historica,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding (16711697)

“De Vita et Scriptis Geo. Adam Struvii,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding (16711697)

“The Life of Sir John Cheke,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country (16431737)

Died: Suicer, John Gaspard a learned German divine (16191705)

“Historia VinJandiae antiquae,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary (?–1719)

Died: Trigland, James a learned divine (16521705)

Died: Tronchin, Theodore the first of a considerable family of learned men in Geneva and France (15821705)

Born: Tucker, Abraham an ingenious English writer (17051768)

Died: Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family (16711705)

“Dissertatio super Aristea, de 70 interpretibus,” Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer (16381708)

Born: Vanloo, Charles brother to the preceding (17051765)

Born: Vergne, Louis Elizabeth De La count de Tressan (1705–?)

“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 (1633–?)

“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 (16381726)

“Historia Lexicorum Hebraicorum,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

“Reflections,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (16661726)

Died: Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet (16811705)

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 (16211706)

“Aug. Hermanni Franke manuductio ad lectionem Scrip. Sac.” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England (16411717)

Died: Amelot De La Houssaye, Nicholas called by some Abraham Nicholas (16341706)

Born: Amhurst, Nicholas an English political and miscellaneous writer (17061742)

“Delia vita di Scipione Ammiralo, patrizio Leccese, libri tre,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature (16751719)

“Lexicon philosophicum,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles (16731740)

Born: Artaud, Peter Joseph born at Bonieux in the comtat-Venaissin (17061760)

“Six familiar Essays upon Marriage, Crosses in Love, and Friendship,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady (16681731)

“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 (16621722)

Born: Baskerville, John a celebrated printer (17061779)

“Histoire des Juifs,” Basnage, James (1653–?)

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

Died: Bauldri, Paul surnamed D'!Berville (16391706)

Died: Bayle, Peter a French writer who once made a great figure in the literary world (16471706)

“Ecclesia Antediluviana vera et falsa,” Bebele, Balthazar a Lutheran divine (1632–?)

“The evil and danger of Stage Plays,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England (1668–?)

“The temple of Music,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England (1668–?)

Born: Belchier, John was born in the year 1706 (17061785)

“Electa jurisprudentise criminalis,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer (16571732)

“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 (16681755)

Died: Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist (?–1706)

“Catalogue of the Orders, Religious, Military, and Equestrian, with plates representing their several habiliments,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit (?–1725)

Born: Boyle, John earl of Cork and Orrery (17061732)

Born: Brooke, Henry an amiable and ingenious writer (17061783)

“Essays, ecclesiastical and civil,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding (?–1715)

“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 (1706–?)

“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 (16251706)

“Rights of the Christian Church,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding (16571736)

Died: Cradock, Samuel an eminent writer among the nonconformists (16201706)

“C. Julii Caesaris, et A. Hirtii quas extant omnia,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic (16791731)

“Memoirs of the Academy of Sciences at Paris.” Ditton, Humphrey an eminent mathematician (16751776)

“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 (16411711)

Born: Dollond, John an eminent optician (1706–?)

“Secret Memoirs of Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester,” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician (16671707)

“Leicester’s Ghost;” Dudley, Robert baron of Denbigh (1532–?)

“Fair Example,” Estcourt, Richard well known both as an actor and a writer (1668–?)

“Description of the Church of the Invalids,” Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding (16661733)

“Posthums, quibus accedunt illustrium eruditorum ad eutn Epistolse,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet (1645–?)

Born: Fuessli, John Gaspard a Swiss artist (17061781)

Born: Goodal, Walter a Scotch antiquary (17061766)

Born: Green, John an English prelate (17061765)

Died: Gryphius, Christian son of the preceding (16491706)

Died: Hamel, John Baptists Du a very learned French philosopher and divine (16241706)

Died: Hody, Humphrey an eminent English divine (16591706)

Died: Hoffman, John James professor of Greek at Bale (16351706)

Born: Hopkins, William an Arian writer (1706–?)

“Bibliotheque Choisee,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“The Complete History of England,” Hughes, John an English poet (16771703)

“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 (16621723)

Died: Joyner, William second son of William (16221706)

“A complete History of England, &c.” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“Account of the Society for propagating the Gospel in foreign parts,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“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 (1674–?)

“Entretiens sur lea Sciences, et sur la Methode d'Etudier,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory (16401715)

“Demonstration, ou Preuves eVidentes de la Vérite et Sainted de la Morale Chretienne,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory (16401715)

“Onomasticon,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic (16721690)

Born: Leechman, William a learned Scotch divine (1706–?)

“A Warning for the Church of England,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

Born: Martini, John-Baptist known all over Europe by the name of Padre Martini (1706–?)

Born: Menard, Leo a counsellor in the presidial court at Nismes (17061767)

“Adversaria Anatomica,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist (16821771)

“Disput. de Inflammatione,” Nettleton, Thomas a physician and miscellaneous writer (16831742)

“De Religione ab Imperio Jure Gentium libera Oratio,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (16471725)

“Observationum Libri duo,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (16471725)

“Dissertatio de miraculo Piscinae Bethesdae,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

Born: Pattison, William an unfortunate poet (17061727)

“Eight Letters to Dr. Wells,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

Died: Quick, John an eminent nonconformist (16361706)

“De mente Concilii Tridentini circa Gratiam per se efficacem.” Reginald, Anthony a Dominican of the seventeenth century (?–1676)

“Dissertationum Miscellanearum Partes Tres,” Reland, Hadrian an eminent orientalist (1676–?)

Born: Rosen, Nicholas an eminent physician (17061730)

Born: Sauvages, Francis Boissier De the inventor of modern nosology (1706–?)

Died: Schalken, Godfrey an ingenious painter (16431706)

“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 (16601730)

“Rochefoucault’s Maxims,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury (16601730)

“Groenlandia antiqua, seu veteris Groenlandiae descriptio,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary (?–1719)

“Verses on baron Spanheim,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Wagenseil, John Christopher a very learned German (16331706)

Died: Warburton, William an English prelate of great abilities and eminence (16981706)

“Dionysius’s Geography,” Wells, Edward a learned English divine (?–1727)

Born: Williams, Anna an ingenious English lady (17061775)

“Dissertatio de Zabiis,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

“Origenis Philosophumena recognita et nods illustrata,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

“The Account of Architects and Architecture,” Wren, Christopher a learned and illustrious English architect and mathematician (16321684)

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 (16561716)

Born: Adams, William master of Pembroke College (17071789)

Born: Alcock, Nathan an English physician of considerable celebrity as a practitioner (17071779)

“De Exilio,” Alcyonius, Peter a learned Italian

“Lithotomia, overo del cavar la Pietra,” Alghizi, Thomas a very celebrated lithotomist (16691713)

Born: Allen, Anthony an English lawyer and antiquary (17071754)

“Dissertatio de J. C. Domini nostri anno et mense natali,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England (16411717)

“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 (16411717)

“Traité des Eunuques, par C. Dollincan,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above (16591715)

“De propria ratione qua res supernaturales a rebus naturalibus differunt,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles (16731740)

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

Died: Baglivi, George an eminent Italian physician (16691707)

“Reponse a l'histoire des Onicles de M. de Fontenelle,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit (1667–?)

“Tomyris, Reine des Mussagetes,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady (?–1745)

“Des Instructions Pastorales;” Belsunce, Henry Francis Xavier De bishop of Marseilles (?–1755)

Born: Bentham, Edward canon of Christ-church (17071803)

“Dissert, tres de Lino,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

Died: Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century (16361707)

Born: Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister (17071741)

“Index locorum scripture sacra,” Bigne, Marguerin De La a priest (1546–?)

“Founder of the poetical lectures,” Birkhead, Henry a modern Latin poet (1617–?)

Born: Blanchet, Francis a French abbé of considerable talents and amiable character (17071781)

“Enchiridion Precum, cum introductione de natura Orationis,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St (16731679)

“De ortu atque progressu Philosophise moralis,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic (16851761)

“De Socrate, singular! boni ethici exemplo,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic (16851761)

“Observatiunes Misceilanex ad loca quaedam cum Novi Fcederis, turn externorum Scriptorum Græcorum,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist (1670–?)

“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 (1667–?)

Died: Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland (16491707)

Born: Buffon, George Louis Le Clerc, Count Of the most eminent French naturalist of the eighteenth century (1707–?)

“A letter to Mr. Hoadly, in answer to his Defence of the Reasonableness of Conformity.” Calamy, Edmund a very eminent divine among the nonconformists (16711732)

“Commentaire litteral sur tous les livres de l'Aneten et da Nouyeau Testament,” Calmet, Augustine a learned Benedictine of the college of St (16721757)

Died: Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit (16171707)

Died: Cavendish, William the first duke of Devonshire (16401707)

Died: Charleton, Walter a very learned physician (16191707)

Born: Church, Thomas was born in 1707 (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 (16761704)

“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 (16761704)

“Reflections on Mr. Clarke’s second defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity (16761704)

“De jure precum primariarum,” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary (16601743)

Born: Cotton, Nathaniel an English physician (17071749)

Born: Crebillon, Claude Prosper Joliot De son of the preceding (17071777)

“Dissertations historiques sur divers sujets,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer (1661–?)

“Collectanea de Cyrillo Lucario,” Cyrillo, Dominic

“M. Minucii Felicis Octavius,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic (16791731)

“Sermons preached upon several occasions before king William and queen Anne,” Dawes, Sir William archbishop of York (16711705)

“Orpheus and Eurydice,” Dennis, John a poet (16571733)

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

“Acta Eruditortim,” Ditton, Humphrey an eminent mathematician (16751776)

“A farther prospect of the Case in View, in answer to some new objections not then considered,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer (16411711)

Died: Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician (16671707)

“Treatise on the Sacrament,” Earle, Jabez a dissenting minister of considerable note (16761768)

Died: Edelinck, Gerard an eminent engraver (16411707)

“Veritas redux, or evangelical truths restored,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

Born: Ernesti, John Augustus was born at Tacnnstadt in Thuringia (17071801)

Born: Euler, Leonard a very eminent mathematician (1707–?)

“Traité de la noblesse des Capitouls,” Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer (16161711)

“Systema Planetarum,” Falconet, Camille born at Lyons in 1671 (16711762)

Born: Fielding, Henry beyond all comparison the first novel-writer of this country (17071740)

Died: Filicaia, Vincent De a celebrated Italian poet (16421707)

“Poesie Toscane di Vincenzo da Filicaia,” Filicaia, Vincent De a celebrated Italian poet (16421707)

Born: Flexman, Roger, D. D. a dissenting clergyman of considerable learning and industry (17071795)

“The Physicians’ Pulsewatch,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician (16491734)

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

Died: Gerbillon, John Francis one of the Jesuit missionaries in China (16541707)

Born: Gilchrist, Ebenezer a Scotch physician of eminence (17071774)

Born: Goldoni, Charles an eminent modern Italian dramatist (17071793)

Died: Gramont, Philibert, Count Of son of Antony duke of Gramont (?–1707)

“A treatise on the original Institution, &c. of Parliaments,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer (16091614)

Born: Harte, Walter an English poet and divine (17071737)

Born: Hoare, William an ingenious and amiable English artist (1707–?)

“Opnscula Anatomico-Chirurgica,” Hoorne, John Van a distinguished anatomist and physician (16211670)

Born: Horbery, Matthew a learned English divine (17071773)

Born: Huber, John James a celebrated anatomist (17071778)

“De Vita Pythag. Liber. Gr. et Lat. ex emendatione et cum notis Ludolphi Kusteri,” Jamblicus a native of Chalcis in Ccelosyria (?–333)

“Defensio S. Augustini adversus Jo. Phereponum,” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine (16561727)

Born: Ihre, John professor of rhetoric and politics in the university of Upsal (17071780)

Born: Le Blanc, John Bernard Le historiographer of buildings of the academy della Crusca (17071781)

“Homer’s Iliad,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic (16721690)

“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 (16701709)

Born: Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne' (17071740)

Born: Lyonet, Peter an eminent naturalist (17071789)

“De constructione aequationum differentialium primi gradus,” Manfredi, Gabriel brother to the preceding (16811761)

“A Bible with short notes,” Martin, David a protestant divine (16391721)

Born: Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia (17071765)

Died: Morin, Lewis a French physician and botanist (16351707)

Born: Mounteney, Richard an English lawyer (17071768)

“Great duty of frequenting the Christian Sacrifice,” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman (16561695)

Died: Pettyt, William student of the Middle Temple (16361707)

Born: Pringle, Sir John baronet (17071782)

Died: Regis, Peter Sylvan a French philosopher (16321707)

Born: Riccati, Vincent an able mathematician (17071775)

Born: Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence (1707–?)

Died: Ruinart, Thierry a French theologian (16571707)

Died: Sherlock, Dr. William a learned English divine (16411707)

Born: Skelton, Philip . a worthy and learned clergyman of Ireland (17071787)

“Phaedra and Hippolitus,” Smith, Edmund one of those writers who (16681710)

“Vitae quorundam eruditissimorum & illustrium virorum,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine (16381710)

Died: Stepney, George an English poet and statesman (16631707)

Died: Stratford, Nicholas a pious and learned bishop of Chester (16331707)

“Tyrocinia mathematica,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher (16351703)

“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 (16571733)

“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 (16571733)

“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 (16571733)

“Appendix to Pierius Valerian us’s treatise De Infelicitate Literatorum,” Tollius, James a physician and very learned man (?–1696)

Born: Tooke, Thomas was born in East-Kent (17071721)

Died: Vandervelde, William called The Young (16331707)

Died: Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre, Seigneur De marechal of France (16331707)

“La Dixme Roïale,” Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre, Seigneur De marechal of France (16331707)

“History of Infant Baptism” Wall, William the able defender of infant-baptism (16461728)

“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 (16381726)

1708

Died: Adimari, Lewis a satirical poet of the same family with the preceding (16441708)

Born: Ambrose De Lombes, Pere a pious and learned capuchin (17081778)

“A devout collection of Divine Hymns and Poems, on several occasions,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr (16411711)

“The Re-union of Christians translated from the French,” Atterbury, Lewis eldest son of the preceding (16561732)

“Suite de la Reponse, &c.” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit (1667–?)

Born: Batoni, Pompeo one of the greatest painters of the last century (1708–?)

Died: Battely, Dr. John an English antiquary (16471708)

“Funeral Sermon” Beaufort, Margaret the foundress of Christ’s and St (14411504)

“Essay on singing David’s psalms,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England (1668–?)

“Responsa ex omni jure,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer (16571732)

“Origines Ecclesiastics, or the Antiquities of the Christian Church,” Bingham, Joseph the writer of several tracts on theological subjects (16681755)

“Plain directions for reading the Holy Bible,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St (16731679)

“Institutiones medicae in usus exercitationis annuae domesticos,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Prselectiones publicae de morbis oculorum,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Born: Boyse, Samuel the only son of the preceding (17081730)

“Historia judicii habiti annis 1618 and 1619^ de tribus captivis, Barnevelt, Hogerbeets, et Grotio,” Brandt, Gerard a learned ecclesiastical historian (16261685)

Died: Brandt, John the youngest son of Gerard (16601708)

“Two letters on the times wherein Marriage is said to be prohibited,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer (1667–?)

“AlbiiTibulli quse extant, &c.” Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland (16491707)

Born: Bruys, Francis born at Serrieres in the Maconnois in 1708 (1708–?)

Born: Campbell, John an eminent historical (1708–?)

Born: Chomel, James Francis a French physician (17081765)

“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 (1650–?)

“An answer to Mr. Clarke’s third defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity (16761704)

“Letter concerning Enthusiasm,” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury (16711713)

Died: Corneille, Michael born at Paris in 1642 (16421708)

“Vindiciae Veterum Scriptorum, contra Hardouinum,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer (1661–?)

Born: Dalin, Olaus Von a learned Swede (17081763)

Born: Dawes, Richard a learned critic (17081766)

“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 (16771763)

“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 (16411711)

“Treatise of Faith and Justification,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

“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 (16561712)

Died: Fosse, Antony De La nephew of the former (16581708)

“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 (16321732)

“System of the Heart,” Gamaches, Stephen Simon a writer of some eminence (16721756)

Born: Gaubil, Antony one of the French missionaries in China (17081759)

Died: Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit (16531708)

“Origines mundi, et in eo regnorum,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine (16541711)

Born: Guthrie, William a miscellaneous writer and compiler (1708–?)

Born: Hagedorn, Frederic a celebrated German poet of the last century (17081780)

Born: Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century (17081738)

Died: Hare, Henry, Lord Colerane third and last baron of that name and family (16931708)

Born: Hayes, William an eminent musical composer (17081777)

Born: Hayman, Francis an English artist (1708–?)

“Livy,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“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 (16781735)

“Select Colloquies of Lucian, and his Timon,” Hemsterhuis, Tiberius one of the most famous critics of his country (16351766)

Died: Heusinger, John Michael a celebrated Saxon divine and scholar (16901708)

Died: Hickeringill, Edmund a half-crazy kind of writer (16301708)

Died: Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine (16471708)

“Clergyman’s Vade-Mecum,” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors (16621723)

“Recherches Historiques et Genealogiques des Grands d'Espagne,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist (16511728)

“Stemma regium Lusitanicum,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist (16511728)

“The Christian Scholar, in rules and directions for children and youth sent to English schools,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“Bibliotheque choisie,” Kuster, Ludolf a learned critic (16701716)

“Philologia Barbaro-Grseca,” Lang, John Michael an able Protestant divine (16641731)

“An Examination of Malebranche’s Opinion of seeing all Things in God.” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced (16321683)

“Methode Hebraique du P. Renou,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer (1665–?)

“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 (?–1714)

“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 (17081740)

“Eight Sermons,” Martin, David a protestant divine (16391721)

Died: Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments (16581708)

“Gccasional Thoughts in reference to a virtuous and Christian Life.” Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments (16581708)

Died: Maucroix, Francis De a French translator (16191708)

Born: Mittarelli, John Benedict a learned monk and historian of the order of the Camaldoli (1708–?)

“Some Letters to Mr. Locke,” Molyneux, Thomas The preceding William Molyneux had also a brother (?–1733)

“Introduzione alle paci private,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary (1672–?)

Born: Norden, Frederick Lewis an eminent geographer and traveller (17081742)

“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 (16571711)

“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 (16571711)

Died: Oldys, William a bibliographer of great industry and accuracy (16961708)

“History of the Apostles’ Creed,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

Born: Olivieri, Hannibal a learned Italian antiquary (17081789)

“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 (1673–?)

Born: Petit, Anthony a celebrated French anatomist (17081794)

Died: Philips, John an Lnglish poet (16761708)

Born: Pitt, William earl of Chatham (1708–?)

“A Dictionary of anonymous and pseudonymous Authors,” Placcius, Vincent an eminent philologer of Hamburgh (1642–?)

“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 (1640–?)

Died: Poupart, Francis a celebrated anatomist and physician (?–1708)

“Roscius An^licanus, or an Historical View of the Stage,” Purcell, Henry an eminent musician (1658–?)

“Callipaedia” Quillet, Claudius an ingenious French writer (16021661)

Born: Racine, Bonaventure a French ecclesiastical historian (17081755)

“Analyse Demontree,” Reyneau, Charles-Rene commonly called Father Reyneau (16561728)

Died: Rooke, Sir George a brave naval officer (16501708)

Died: Saint-John, Henry lord viscount Bolingbroke (?–1708)

“Itinera Alpina,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

“Piscium querelse et vindicise,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

Died: Schurtzfleisch, Conrad Samuel a learned German (16411708)

“Triumphs for the Inauguration of the Lord-mayor,” Settle, Elkanah a poetaster (16481723)

Died: Stillingfleet, Benjamin grandson to the preceding (17021708)

Died: Stork, Abraham a Dutch painter of sea-pieces (?–1708)

Died: Tallents, Francis a non-conformist divine of considerable eminence and learning (16191708)

“Itinera Alpina,” Thorpe, John a physician and antiquary (16821750)

Died: Tyson, Edward a learned physician (16491708)

Died: Vaillant, John Francis Foi son of the preceding (?–1708)

Died: Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer (16381708)

Born: Wall, John a learned physician and medical writer (17081776)

Died: Walsh, William an English critic and poet (16631708)

Died: Witsius, Herman a very learned and eminent divine of North Holland (16361708)

1709

“Aurelianus de Morbis acutis et chronicis,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician (16571658)

“Memoires concernant les vies et les ouvrages de plusieurs modernes celebres dans la Republique des Lettres,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above (16591715)

Born: Ashworth, Caleb a dissenting minister (1709–?)

Died: Atkyns, Sir Robert lord chief baron of the exchequer (16211709)

“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 (16621722)

Died: Bacici, John Baptist Gauli surnamed the Painter (16391709)

Died: Bagshaw, Henry brother of the above (16321709)

Born: Banks, John an English miscellaneous writer of some note (1709–?)

Born: Barbeu Du Bourg, James a physician (17091779)

“Traite de jeu,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding (16741744)

“Entretiens sur la Religion,” Basnage, James (1653–?)

“De Thennis Carolmis commentatio,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

Born: Bignicourt, Simon De a counsellor of the presklial of Rheims (17091775)

“Oratio de usu ratiocinii mechanici in Medicina,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Aphorisini de cognoscendis et curandis morbis, in usum doctritirc Medicinse,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Born: Bollioud-Mermet, Louis a French writer (17091793)

“Musaeum collegii Romani Kircherianum,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit (?–1725)

“Septuagint,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist (1670–?)

Died: Bourdelot, Peter Bonnet physician in ordinary to Louis XIV. and first physician to the duchess of Burgundy (?–1709)

Born: Brett, Sir Piercy, Knt admiral of the blue (17091781)

Born: Brosses, Charles De a French writer of great learning (17091777)

Born: Brown, James an English traveller and scholar (17091733)

“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 (?–1709)

Died: Chaise, Francis De La a Jesuit of uncommon abilities (16241709)

Born: Champion, Joseph a celebrated English penman (1709–?)

“Universal Martyrology,” Chastelain, Claude canon of the cathedral church of Paris (16391712)

“Universal Medicince Theoricse pars prima, seu Physiologia, ad usum scholae accommodata,” Chomel, James Francis a French physician (17081765)

Born: Colle, Charles secretary and reader to the duke of Orleans (17091783)

“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 (16761704)

“Gallia Orientalis,” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant (16381692)

“Des opuscules critiques & historiques,” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant (16381692)

Died: Corneille, Thomas brother to the preceding (16251709)

“Memoirs of Literature,” Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order (?–1718)

Died: Cowper, William a celebrated surgeon and anatomist (16661709)

“Thesaurus secretorum curiosorum, in quo curiosa, ad omnes corporis humani, turn internes turn externos, morbos curandos, &c. continentur,” Cramer, Gabriel an eminent mathematician (17041752)

Born: Dalton, John, D. D. was born in 1709 (1709–?)

“Leg principes du Blason en quatorze planches,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe (16431723)

“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 (1656–?)

“History of the Union” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Born: De La Cour, James an Irish poetical writer (17091781)

“Muse’s Mercury,” Dennis, John a poet (16571733)

Born: Dodwell, William was born at Shottesbrooke (17091785)

“Histoire de la ligue de Cambrai, faite Tan 1508, centre la republique de Venise,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic (1670–?)

“Programma de antiquissimo Helmstadiistatu,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary (16741730)

“The Preacher,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

Born: Elizabeth, Petrovna daughter of Peter the great (17091761)

Died: English, Hester a French woman by extraction (?–1709)

“Journal de Verdun,” Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer (16161711)

Died: Faydit, Peter a priest of Riom (?–1709)

“Osservazioni sopra l'antichita di Roma descritte nel Diario Italico del Montfaucon,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist (16641747)

“History of hot and cold Bathing, ancient and modern, with an Appendix by Dr. Baynard,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician (16491734)

Died: Fontaine, Nicholas a voluminous French writer (16251709)

Died: Galle, Servatius a Dutch writer (16271709)

Born: Gesner, John a canon of Zurich (17091790)

Died: Gibson, Richard commonly called the Dwarf (?–1709)

Born: Gmelin, John George a physician and eminent botanist (1709–?)

“An Essay towards a Paraphrase on the Psalms,” Godeau, Anthony a learned French bishop and writer (1605–?)

“Satire Menipee,” Godefroi, Denys the third of that name (?–1719)

“Selecta ex Historia Litteraria,” Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran (16681729)

“Meletemata Annebergensia,” Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran (16681729)

Died: Graat was an historical painter (?–1709)

“Disquisitio geometrica in systema sonorum D. Narcissi (Marsh) archiepiscopi Armachani,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician (16711742)

Born: Gresset, John Baptist Lewis a French poet of considerable eminence (17091777)

“Minutii Felicis Octavius: accedunt Csecilius Cyprianus de Idolorum Vanitate, & Julius Firmicus Materuus de Errore profanarum Religionum,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (645–?)

“A History of. the Orders of Knighthood,” Gryphius, Christian son of the preceding (16491706)

Died: Hanckius, Martin a learned German professor (16331709)

Born: Harris, James esq. an English gentleman of very uncommon parts and learning (1709–?)

“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 (?–1720)

Died: Holt, Sir John knight (16421709)

“Memoires de Trevoux” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

Born: Jerusalem, John-Frederick William an eminent German divine (17091789)

Born: Johnson, Samuel one of the most eminent and highly-distinguished writers of the eighteenth century (17091737)

Died: Inglis, Hester a lady celebrated for her skill in calligraphy (?–1709)

“The French favourite, or the seven discourses of Balzac’s Politics,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

Born: Kortholt, Christian grandson of the preceding (17091751)

Born: Ladvocat, John Baptist an useful and agreeable French writer (17091765)

Died: Lamoignon, Christian Francis De eldest son of the preceding (16441709)

“Vigerus de praecipuis Grsecae dictionis idiotismis,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic (16721690)

“Commentarii tie scriptoribus Britannicis,” Leland, John an eminent English antiquary (?–1547)

Died: Lhuyd, Edward an eminent antiquary (16701709)

“A Journey to London.” Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher (16381695)

“Bibliotheca Sacra, sive syllabus omnium ferme Sacrse Scripture eclitionum ac versionum,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer (1665–?)

Born: Ludwig, Christian Theophilus a botanical writer (17091773)

Born: Lyttelton, George an elegant English writer (17091747)

Born: Mably, Gabriel Bonnot, Abbe' De a celebrated French political and miscellaneous writer (17091785)

“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 (16681747)

Born: Margraf, Andrew Sigismond a celebrated chemist (17091782)

Died: Mauduit, Michael a divine of some eminence in France (16341709)

Died: Mauriceau, Francis an eminent French accoucheur (?–1709)

Born: Mettrie, Julien Offray De La a very eccentric French author and physician (1709–?)

“Epistola ad Jo. Albert. Fabricium,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary (1672–?)

“De Forma emendandi doli mali in contrahendis negotiis admissi apud Veteres,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (16471725)

“Dissert, de adoratione Dei Patris per Jesum Christum,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

“Philostratus,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

Died: Papin, Isaac some time a minister of the church of England (16571709)

Died: Pechantre, Nicolas De a French wit (16381709)

Died: Piles, Roger De an ingenious Frenchman (16351709)

Born: Pompignan, John James Le Franc marquis of (17091784)

“Essay on Criticism,” Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets (16881744)

Born: Puy, Louis Du perpetual secretary of the academy of inscriptions and belles lettres (17091795)

Born: Ramsay, Allan son of the preceding (1709–?)

“The Apologies of the Fathers, with a dissertation on the right use of the Fathers,” Reeves, William an English divine (16681729)

Born: Rezzonico, Anthony Joseph, Count an excellent scholar (17091795)

Born: Robinson, Richard archbishop of Armagh (17091787)

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

“Herbarium Diluvianum,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

Born: Shebbeare, John a notorious political writer (17091788)

Born: Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer (17091767)

“Ignatii Epistolae,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine (16381710)

“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 (16571733)

“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 (16571733)

“The natural history of Superstition,” Trenchard, John an English political writer (16691723)

“Considerations on the public debts,” Trenchard, John an English political writer (16691723)

Born: Tronchin, Theodore a celebrated physician (17091781)

Born: Wagenaar, John a Dutch historian (17091773)

“Answer to the Representation of the House of Lords on the state of the Navy,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford (16761698)

Born: Whitehead, Paul an English poet and satirist (1709–?)

Born: Williams, Charles Hanbury a statesman and wit of considerable temporary fame (17091734)

Died: Williams, John an able divine (16341709)

Born: Wilmot, John Eardley a learned lawyer (17091792)

Died: Wirz, John an artist (16401709)

“Phcenix Paulina, a poem on St. Paul’s cathedral,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century (16441690)

1710

Born: Ahlwardt, Peter professor of logic and metaphysics at GreifewaJd (17101791)

Died: Aldrich, Henry an eminent scholar and divine (16471710)

“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 (16391724)

“Rapporti di Parnasso,” Amenta, Nicholas an Italian lawyer and miscellaneous writer (16591719)

“Traite de la generation des Vers dans le corps de I'homme,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard (16581742)

“Remarques de medicine sur differents sujets, principalement sur ce qui regard e la Saignee et la Purgation,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard (16581742)

“Martini Grandini opera,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles (16731740)

Born: Arne, Thomas Augustine an eminent English musician (17101778)

“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 (16411711)

“De Motu Musculari,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684 (16841731)

Died: Audran, Germain was the eldest son of Claude (16311710)

“Annalium libri vii. ad annum usque 1533, cum notis Gundlingii,” Aventin, John author of the Annals ofBavaria (14661534)

Died: Auria, Vincent born at Palermo (16251710)

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

Born: Barbeau De Labruyere, John Lewis born at Paris in 1710 (1710–?)

“Historia Medicinge,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician (1666–?)

Died: Basnage, Henry (16591710)

“Anacreon,” Baxter, William an eminent grammarian and critic (16501723)

“Selecta Disetetica, seu de recta ac convoniente ad sanitatem vivendi ratione tractatus,” Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note (16601736)

Born: Bernard, Peter Joseph a French poet (17101775)

Born: Bertier, Joseph Stephen of the oratory (17101783)

Died: Betterton, Thomas a celebrated English actor (16351710)

“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 (16361707)

“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 (16361707)

“Histofia hepatica, seu de Hepatis structura, usibus et morbis,” Bianchi, John Baptist a celebrated Italian anatomist (1681–?)

Born: Boccage, Mary-Anne Le Page, Du an eminent literary lady of France (17101802)

“Index plantarum qnae in horto academico LugJuuoBatavo reperiuntur,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Died: Booth, Barton a celebrated tragic actor (16811710)

“Political State of Great Britain,” Boyer, Abel a lexicographer and miscellaneous writer (16671729)

“Of Education, with respect to grammar-schools and universities,” Brokesby, Francis was born at Stoke Golding (16371715)

Born: Buonamici, Castruccio an Italian historian (17101761)

“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 (17101773)

Born: Cantemir, Antiochus son of the above (17101744)

Died: Chazelles, John Matthew De a French mathetician and engineer (16571710)

Died: Chudleigh, Lady Mary who had the character of a very philosophic and poetic lady (16561710)

“Priestcraft in perfection” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity (16761704)

Born: Costard, George a learned clergyman of the church of England (17101782)

“A Letter to Isaac Bickerstaff, occasioned by a Letter to the Examiner,” Cowper, William earl Cowper (?–1758)

Died: Coxeter, Thomas a faithful and industrious collector of old English literature (16891710)

“Astrea lacrirnans,” Coxeter, Thomas a faithful and industrious collector of old English literature (16891710)

Died: Croese, Gerard a protestant divine (16421710)

“Scripta varia in causa beatificationis et canonrzationis J. F. Regis,” Daubenton, William a French Jesuit (1648–?)

Born: Demainbray, Stephen Charles an ingenious electrician (17101750)

Born: Denne, Samuel youngest son of the preceding (17101799)

“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 (16771763)

Died: Dryden, Erasmus Henry Dryden’s third son (16691710)

“Notas in Pentateuchem,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

“Remarks on the archbishop of Dublin’s sermon,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

Born: Ehret, George Dionysius an ingenious botanical painter (17101770)

Born: Ellis, John an eminent naturalist (17101795)

Born: Ferguson, James an eminent experimental philosopher (17101776)

Born: Fevret De Fontette, Charles Marie great grandson of the former (1710–?)

Born: Frye, Thomas an ingenious artist (1710–?)

Born: Geddes, James the eldest son of an old and respectable family in the shire of Tweedale (1710–?)

“Life of Betterton,” Gildon, Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (16651723)

“De infinitis infinitorum, et infinite parvorum ordinibus disquisitio geometrica,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician (16711742)

“The Sacrament of the. Lord’s Supper explained to the meanest capacities,” Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate (16581738)

Died: Gros, Nicholas Le a learned French theologian (16751710)

Died: Guglielmini, Domenick an eminent Italian mathematician (16551710)

Born: Hammond, James well remembered as a man esteemed and caressed by the elegant and great (17101742)

“An Essay upon Public Credit,” Harley, Robert afterwards earl of Oxford and earl Mortimer (1661–?)

Born: Heberden, William an eminent physician and very accomplished scholar (1710–?)

“Artes Jesuiticse in sustinendis novitatibus laxitatibusque Sociorum;” Henry De St. Ignace an able divine (?–1720)

Born: Henry, David an ingenious printer (1710–?)

“A Method for Prayer,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

Died: Hertius, John Nicholas a celebrated civilian (16511710)

“Notitia veteris Francorum regni,” Hertius, John Nicholas a celebrated civilian (16511710)

Born: Huber, Mary a voluminous female author (17101753)

“Dionysius Longinus,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic (16621719)

Died: Hughes, John of a different family from the former (16821710)

Born: Hussey, Giles a distinguished artist (17101787)

Died: Ken, Thomas the deprived bishop of Bath and Wells (16371710)

“Convocation Sermon,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“A true Answer to Dr. SacheverelPs Sermon before the Lord-Mayor, November 5 of that year.” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

“A Vindication of the Divine Attributes,” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin (16501729)

“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 (1663–?)

“Political Considerations,” King, Dr. William son of the rev (16851763)

Died: Kirch, Godfrey the first of a family of astronomers (16401710)

Died: Lainez, Alexander a French poet (16501710)

“Prodromus historic litterariae,” Lambecius, Peter a very learned writer (16281661)

“Instituts Coutumiers,” Lauriere, Eusebius James De a celebrated lawyer (16591728)

“Brissonii de regio Persarum principatu,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic (16721690)

“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 (16641687)

Died: Ludolph, Henry William also a native of Erfurt (16551710)

“La scienza Cavalleresca,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer (16751755)

“Memoirs of Europe towards the close of the eighth century,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

“The principles and duties of the Christian religion,” Mapletoft, John a very learned Englishman (16311721)

Born: Melmoth, William son of the above (17101799)

“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 (16571711)

Born: North, George an English antiquary (17101772)

Born: Paciaudi, Paul Maria antiquary and librarian to the duke of Parma (1710–?)

“Vindiciae Fratrum Dissentientium in Anglia,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Rerum per Europam saeculo sexto-decirno maxime gestarum Commentarii Historici,” Perizonius, James a learned German (16511669)

“Christian Morality,” Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian (16551724)

Died: Poisson, Nicholas Joseph a native of Paris (?–1710)

“The Justification of the Moral Reflections, against the Problem,” Quesnel, Pasquier a celebrated French ecclesiastic (16341719)

Died: Roemer a Danish astronomer and mathematician (16441710)

“Enchiridion studiosi, Arabice conscriptum a Borhaneddino Alzernouchi, &c.” Rostgaard, Frederick a learned Dane (1671–?)

Born: Short, James an eminent optician (17101768)

Born: Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich (17101782)

Died: Smith, Edmund one of those writers who (16681710)

Died: Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine (16381710)

“The Conduct of the Allies.” Somers, John Lord an eminent English lawyer (16501681)

“Lord Somers’s Judgment of whole kingdoms in the power, &c. of Kings,” Somers, John Lord an eminent English lawyer (16501681)

“The new Pretenders to Prophecy re-examined, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

Born: Sydenham, Floyer deserves a fuller account than can now be given of a learned and diligent man (17101787)

“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 (16921753)

Born: Torre, John Maria De La a celebrated philosopher (17101782)

“An ordinary Journey no Progress,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“The true genuine Whig and Tory Address,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Verses on Garth’s Verses to Godolphin,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Votes without Doors, occasioned by Votes within Doors,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Preface to an Answer to Priestcraft,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Born: Trembley, Abraham an eminent naturalist (17101734)

Born: Tunstall, James a learned and amiable divine (1710–?)

Died: Verheyen, Philip a physician and anatomist (16431710)

“The Debts of the Nation stated and considered, in four papers,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford (16761698)

“The Thirty-five millions accounted for,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford (16761698)

“A Letter from a foreign Minister in England to Monsieur Pettecum,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford (16761698)

Born: Watson, David known chiefly as a translator of Horace (17101756)

“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 (16381726)

Born: Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician (17101748)

“Dissertatio de Atheism! falso suspectis,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

“Casauboniana, sive Isaaci Casauboni varia de Scriptoribus, librisque judicia,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

“Poem on the Last Day,” Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet (16811705)

Born: Zuccarelli, Francis a royal academician and an excellent artist (17101788)

“Fasciculus Dissertationum,” Zuinger, Theodore a celebrated physician of Basil (15341588)

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 (16451717)

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

Died: Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr (16411711)

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

“L'Histoire des Juifs reclamee et retabiie par son veritable auteur, &c.” Basnage, James (1653–?)

Born: Bate, Julius an English divine of the Hutchinsonian principles (17111736)

“Antiquitates Rutupinae,” Battely, Dr. John an English antiquary (16471708)

“The great abuse of Music,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England (1668–?)

“Two letters to sir Jacob Banks, concerning the Minehead doctrine,” Benson, William an English critic (16821754)

Died: Bentivoglio, Cornelius of Arragon (16681711)

“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 (16361707)

“Syntagma de pondaribus et mensuris,” Beverini, Bartholomew a learned Italian of the seventeenth century (1629–?)

Born: Bigland, Ralph garter principal king at arms (17111784)

“De viribus medicamentorum,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Born: Boscawen, Right Hon. Edward a brave English admiral (17111761)

Died: Bouflers, Louis Francis, Duc De peer and maréchal (16441711)

“Presbytery not always an authoritative part of Provincial Synods,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer (1667–?)

“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 (1667–?)

“L'Histoire abrege*e de la ville de Lyon,” Brossette, Claude of France (16711746)

Born: Brownrigg, William an eminent physician (1711–?)

“Institutiones Theologiæ Moralis,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine (16671729)

Died: Cheron, Elizabeth Sophia daughter of Henry Cheron (16481711)

Born: Clive, Catherine an actress of great merit (17111780)

“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 (16761704)

“Life and Works” Conti, Armand De Bourbon prince of (16291666)

“Soliloquy, or advice to an author,” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury (16711713)

“The book without a name,” Cotolendi, Charles an advocate in the parliament of Paris

“Essais de Grammaire,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe (16431723)

“History of Addresses,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Born: Desbillons, Francis Joseph Terrasse an elegant Latin poet (17111789)

“Scaligerana, Thuana, Perroniana, Pithoeana, et Colomesiana,” Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London (16661745)

“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 (16771763)

Died: Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer (16411711)

“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 (16411711)

“Memorial of the Church of England,” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician (16671707)

Born: Drummond, Robert Hay an English prelate (17111776)

“Sylloge opusculornm variorum de Latinitate Jurisconsultorum veterum,” Duker, Charles Andrew an eminent classical editor (16701752)

“Historia studii etymologici linguae Germanicas,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary (16741730)

“An Answer to Dr. Whitby, concerning the Arminian doctrines,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

“Life of the rev. James Owen,” Evans, John a dissenting divine of Wales (?–1730)

Died: Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer (16161711)

Died: Feuquieres, Anthony De Pas, Marquis Of son of Isaac (16481711)

Born: Fordyce, David professor of philosophy in the Marischal college (1711–?)

Died: Frassen, Claudius a learned Franciscan (16201711)

“Rural Sports, a Georgic,” Gay, John a very popular English poet (1688–?)

Died: Gerberon, Gabriel a famous writer in favour of Jansenism (16281711)

Died: Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician (16331711)

Born: Giorgi, Augustine Anthony an Italian ecclesiastic of considerable learning (17111797)

“Memoires de Philippe de Commines;” Godefroi, John director of the chambre des comptes at Lisle (?–1732)

Died: Goerée, William an eminent and learned bookseller (16351711)

“Remarks upon Grabe’s Essay,” Grabe, John Ernest the learned editor of the “Septuagint

Died: Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine (16541711)

“Dissertationes de Jesu Christo in gloriam evecto,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine (16541711)

“Chronicon Bergense” Hahn, Simon Frederic ayoungrnan of extraordinary talents (16921729)

“Opera Genealogico-Historica de Westphalia et Saxonia inferiori,” Hamelmanne, Herman a learned Lutheran divine (1525–?)

“Mussei Indici catalogus, continens varia exotica animalia, insecta, vegetabilia, mineralia, quse collegerat,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist (?–1695)

“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 (1642–?)

Born: Holwell, John Zephaniah a learned English gentleman (1711–?)

“Memoires de Trevoux,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“Trait historique et critique de la Maison de Lorraine,” Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French (?–1735)

Born: Hume, David a celebrated philosopher and historian (17111776)

“Dictionaire Francois- Allemand & Allemand -Francois,” Jablonski, Theodore brother to the preceding (16541731)

“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 (1663–?)

“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 (1663–?)

Died: Lami, Dom. Francis a pious and learned Benedictine of the congregation of St (16361711)

Born: Lawrence, Thomas an eminent physician (17111780)

“The Truth of Christianity demonstrated, in a Dialogue between a Christian and a Deist,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

“Apology for the Clergy of the Church of England,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary (?–1746)

Born: Lomonozof a celebrated Russian poet (1711–?)

“Dissertationes philologies et exegetica;,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine (16531719)

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

“Court Intrigues,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

Born: Manstein, Christopher Herman De a celebrated Russian officer and writer (1711–?)

Died: Medina, Sir John a portrait-painter (16591711)

Born: Moore, Edward an English poetical and miscellaneous writer (17111721)

“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 (16421737)

Died: Noble, Eustache De one of the most indefatigable writers of his time (16431711)

Died: Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher (16571711)

“Inaugural Oration,” Ockley, Simon an eminent Orientalist (1678–?)

“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 (16441698)

“An Enquiry into the present duty of a Low Churchman,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

Died: Pelletier, Claude De one of the few who have been able to unite attention to business (16301711)

Born: Perceval, John second earl of Egmont (17111770)

“Origines Ægyptiacae et Babylonicas,” Perizonius, James a learned German (16511669)

“The Distressed Mother,” Philips, Ambrose an English poet (?–1749)

Born: Pingke, Alexander Guy a French mathematician and astronomer (1711–?)

Died: Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence (16391711)

“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 (16041691)

“Grammatica Anglo-Saxonica, ex Hickesiano Thesauro excerpta,” Rawlinson, Christopher of CarkhalL in Lancashire (16771689)

Born: Rogers, Charles an antiquary (17111784)

Born: Rousseau, John James an eccentric genius of our own times (1711–?)

“Imagines piscium testaceorum,” Rumph, George Everard a doctor of physic in the university of Hanau (1637–?)

Died: Sage, John a bishop of the old episcopal church of Scotland (16521711)

“Sermo Academicus de Linguarum Orientalium scientia,” Schaaf, Charles a learned German (1646–?)

“Oratio cle Matheseos su in Theologia,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

Born: Smith, William a learned English divine and translator (17111726)

“Measures of Submission,” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

“Life and Letters of Archbishop Parker,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country (16431737)

“Grammatica Anglo-Saxonica ex Hickesiano linguarum Septentrionalium Thesauro excerpta,” Thwaites, Edward a learned Saxonist (1667–?)

“Historia rerum Norvegicarum,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary (?–1719)

“Opera omnia Medica,” Tozzi, Luke an eminent physician (16401700)

“Examiner,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Character and principles of the present set of Whigs,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Verses on Harley’s being stabbed by Guiscard,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Poem to the duke of Ormond,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Character of a certain Whig,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Her Majesty’s prerogative in Ireland,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Born: Tytler, William an ingenious writer on historical and miscellaneous subjects (1711–?)

Born: Velli, Paul Francis a French historian (1711–?)

“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 (16451712)

Born: Warner, Richard who merits notice for his regard to the science of botany (1711–?)

Died: Wetstein, John Rodolph mentioned above as one of the tutors to John James Wetstein (16471711)

“Libanii epist. adhuc non editarum centuria selecta Gr. cum versione et nods,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

1712

Born: Algarotti, Francis an eminent Italian writer (1712–?)

“Thé de l'Europe, ou les proprietes de la veronique,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard (16581742)

Born: Argellati, Francis son of the preceding (17121754)

“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 (16621722)

Died: Audran, Louis the last son of Germain Audran (16701712)

“Compendium ratiocinii chetnici more geometrarum concinnatum,” Barchausen, John Conrad an eminent physician (1666–?)

Born: Bassi, Laura Maria Catherina the wife of Dr (17121778)

Died: Beier, Adrian a native of Jena (16341712)

“Melanges de remarques critiques, historiques, philosophiques, et theologiques,” Benoit, Elias the son of a Calvinist (16401728)

“Disciplina Longini selecta,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

“Traite de la repentance tardive,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics (1658–?)

Born: Bernstorf, John Hartwig Ernest, Count minister of state in Denmark (17121797)

Born: Bertin, Exuperius Joseph an eminent French anatomist (1712–?)

Born: Bertrand, Elias an ingenious Swiss writer (1712–?)

“Declinatio juris divini naturalis et positivi universalis,” Beyer, George another bibliographer (16651714)

“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 (16681755)

“A Vocabulary or Dictionary, Portuguese and Latin,” Bluteau, Dom Raphael a Theatine (16381734)

“Dissertations, and smaller pieces,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian (16111692)

“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 (16761732)

“Febris rheumaticse malignae, historia medica,” Bottoni, Dominic the son of Nicholas Bottom (16411731)

“Anacr^on and Sappho,” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer (1690–?)

“Des Lettres sur les Therapeutes,” Bouhier, John president a mortier of the parliament of Dijon (16731746)

“A sermon on Remission of Sins, Joh. xx. 21—23,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer (1667–?)

“Dutch poems” Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland (16491707)

“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 (16371715)

Born: Bromfield, Sir William an eminent English surgeon (1712–?)

“Letters to the Earl of Arlington,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding (?–1715)

Died: Burgess, Daniel a dissenting divine of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries (16451712)

“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 (16351712)

Died: Chastelain, Claude canon of the cathedral church of Paris (16391712)

“Des Interets des princes d'Allemagne,” Chemnitz, Bogeslaus Philip grandson of the preceding Chemnitz (?–1678)

“Scripture Doctrine of the Trinity,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine (16751718)

Died: Courtilz, Gatien De sieur de Sandras (16441712)

Born: Cullen, William one of the most eminent physicians of the last century (1712–?)

Died: Dandini, Pietro an eminent painter (16461712)

“Divina Elohim inter coaequales de primo homine condendo deliberatio,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church (1654–?)

“A Second Report to the Honourable the Commissioners,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant (1656–?)

Born: Davies, Thomas a man of considerable talents (17121785)

“Commentary on the Revelation of St. John,” Daubuz, Charles a learned French protestant divine (16701740)

Born: Dimsdale, Thomas, Baron a celebrated inoculator for the small pox (17121744)

“Observations and reflections on Mr. Winston’s Primitive Christianity,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

“Animadversions on Dr. Clarke’s Scripture Doctrine of the Trinity,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

Died: Edwards, Jonathan an English divine and able writer against Socinianism (16291712)

Died: Eisenschmidt, John Caspar was born at Strasbourg Sept. 25 (16561712)

Died: Fabra, Aloysio -an Italian physician (16551712)

Died: Fare, Charles Augustus, Marquis De La was born in 1644 (16441712)

Died: Fesch, Sebastian an able antiquary (16471712)

“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 (16561714)

Born: Fournier, Peter Simon a French engraver and letter-founder (1712–?)

“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 (17121740)

“Geographiae veteris scriptores Grseci minores,” Gagnier, John an eminent orientalist (?–1740)

Born: Genovesi, Antony or (17121769)

Born: Glover, Richard an English poet (1712–?)

Born: Gluck, Christopher a musical composer of great originality (1712–?)

“Orationes,” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar (1664–?)

“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 (645–?)

Born: Gua, John Paul De a learned French abbé (17121735)

Born: Hanway, Jonas a benevolent and amiable character (1712–?)

“Direcsions for daily Communion with God,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

“History of Gloucestershire,” Herbert, William an eminent typographical antiquary (17181795)

“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 (17121738)

“An Answer to an Admonition to Parliament, by John Whitgift, D. of Divinitie,” Hooker, Richard an eminent English divine (15541600)

“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 (?–1683)

“Moeris Atticista, de vocibus Atticis & Hellenicis. Gregorius Martinus de Grsecarum literarum pronunciatione,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic (16621719)

“Dissertations sur diverses rnatieres de la Religion & de Philologie,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“Rights of the Church,” Hughes, John of a different family from the former (16821710)

“Amrenitates Exoticae,” Kaempfer, Engelbert an eminent traveller (16511673)

“Useful Miscellanies,” King, Dn. William an ingenious and humourous English writer (1663–?)

“The English Grammar, applied to, and exemplified in, the English tongue,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor (16681747)

“Compendium theologiae,” Marck, John De an eminent protestant divine (16551731)

Died: Mayer, John Frederic a Lutheran divine (16501712)

“Nova Institutionum Medicarum Idea,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist (16821771)

“Dissertations sur diverses Matieres de Religion et de Philologie, recueillies par M. l'Abbe de Tilladet,” Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant (16251728)

“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 (16421737)

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 (1678–?)

“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 (16731789)

“History of Philosophy,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

Died: Opitius, Henry a learned Lutheran divine (16421712)

Died: Pengelly, Sir Thomas a learned judge (16751712)

Born: Pessklier, Charles Stephen member of the academies of Nancy (17121763)

Born: Pilkington, Letitia an English wit and poetess (17121763)

“De patrra in cohdendis testamentrs potestate,” Politi, Alexander was born at Florence in 1679 (1679–?)

“Messiah” Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets (16881744)

“Directions to Church Wardens,” Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine (16481724)

Died: Rhenferd, James a celebrated oriental scholar (16541712)

Born: Rutherforth, Thomas an ingenious philosopher and divine (17121771)

Died: Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician (?–1712)

Died: Simon, Richard a French critic and divine of great learning (16381712)

“The Sick Man visited, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

Born: Thomas, John bishop of Rochester (17121774)

“Lettre d'urt Anglois a un Hollandois an sujet du docteur Sacheverell:” Toland, John an English writer (1669–?)

Born: Tucker, Josiah a learned English divine (1712–?)

“Dissertations” Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer (16381708)

“Apologia pro Vanino,” Vanini a writer who has generally been distinguished by the title of Atheist (1585–?)

Born: Vernet, Joseph a celebrated French marine painter (17121789)

Died: Wagstaffe, Thomas a learned nonjuring divine and able writer (16451712)

1713

“Corpus Poetarum” Afranius a Latin poet

Died: Alghizi, Thomas a very celebrated lithotomist (16691713)

Died: Alting, Menso probably of fche same family (16361713)

Born: Ambrogi, Antoine Marie an eminent Italian scholar (17131788)

“Histoire de la vie de M. Ltscheid,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above (16591715)

“Rime per le sacre stimate del Santo Patriarca Francesco,” Arisi, Francis an Italian lawyer (1657–?)

“Dissertatio de Rapressaliis habita Pisis,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662 (1662–?)

Born: Auvergne, Antoine D' an eminent French musician and composer (17131797)

Born: Barret, Stephen a classical teacher of considerable eminence (17131801)

“Antiquitez Judaiques, ou Remarques critiques sur la Republique des Hebreux,” Basnage, James (1653–?)

Born: Batteux, Charles professor of philosophy in the college royal (17131780)

“The hereditary Right of the Crown of England asserted,” Bedford, Hilkiah of Sibsey (16631724)

Born: Bender, Blaise Colomban, Baron De a field-marshal in the Austrian service (17131798)

“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 (1673–?)

“Philcleutherus Lipsiensis.” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity (1661–?)

Died: Beregani, Nicholas, Count an Italian author of the seventeenth century (16271713)

“The Principles of human knowledge;” Berkeley, George an eminent and learned prelate (16841787)

“Les Aventures d‘Abdalla, fils d’Hanif.” Bignon, Jerome a French writer (15891645)

“Prose di Dante Alighieri e di Gio. Boccaccio,” Biscioni, Anthony Maria a celebrated Italian scholar of the last century (1674–?)

“Vertumnus,” Bobart, Jacob a German horticulturist (?–1679)

“A Treatise on Varnishes,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit (?–1725)

“Antiquitatum Gritearum, praecipne Atticarurh, brevis Descriptio,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist (1670–?)

Born: Bremond, Francis De a member of the French academy of sciences (17131742)

“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 (1667–?)

Born: Burman, Peter called the second (17131778)

Born: Caille, Nicholas Lewis De La an eminent French Inathematician and astronomer (17131762)

Born: Canton, John an ingenious natural philosopher (1713–?)

Born: Capell, Edward a gentleman well known by his indefatigable attention to the works of Shakspeare (17131781)

“Vitæ eruditissimorum in re litteraria virorum,” Casel, John a German divine (15331613)

Died: Cassana, Niccolo called Nicoletto (16591713)

Died: Cave, William a very learned divine (16371713)

Died: Cheron, Lewis the brother of Elizabeth Cheron (16601713)

Born: Clairault, Alexis Claude a celebrated French mathematician and academician (17131765)

Died: Closterman, John a painter who practised his art in England (16561713)

Died: Cobb, Samuel an ingenious poet (?–1713)

“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 (16761704)

Died: Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury (16711713)

Died: Corelli, Arcangelo a famous musician of Italy (16531713)

Born: Cowper, Spencer was the second son of the lord high chancellor Cowper (1713–?)

“Solomon’s Song, chap, iv.” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall (?–1752)

“Antiquitez Judaiques,” Cunitia, Maria a lady of great genius and learning (16501669)

“The History of France,” Daniel, Garriel a very ingenious and learned Frenchman (16491728)

“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 (1654–?)

“Davidis in Ammonitas devictos mitigata crudelitas,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church (1654–?)

“De Natura Deorum,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic (16791731)

“Corpus Legum de Moribus Reformandis,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate (16771763)

Born: Ducarel, Andrew Coltee an eminent English civilian and antiquary (1713–?)

Born: Dundas, Robert of Arniston (1713–?)

“Theologia Reformata, or the substance and body of the Christian religion,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

“Remains,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer (16371647)

Died: Ellwood, Thomas a writer of some reputation among the Quakers (16391713)

Born: Entick, John a miscellaneous compiler of various historical works (1713–?)

Born: Espagnac, John Baptist Joseph De Sahuguet Damarzil, Baron D' a writer on military affairs (17131783)

Died: Feutsking, John Henry a Lutheran divine (16721713)

Born: Foggini, Peter Francis a learned Italian ecclesiastic (17131783)

“De Yeteribus Hsereticis Ecclesiasticorum codicum corruptoribus,” Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit (16631718)

Born: Gib, Adam a Scotch divine of considerable talents and zeal (17131788)

“Le Journal LitteVaire.” Gravesande, William James an eminent Dutch philosopher (1688–?)

“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 (645–?)

“History of the Common Law of England, in twelve chapters,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer (16091614)

“Henrici Dodwell de Parma Equestri Wood ward iana dissertatio,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Commentationes et Opuscula ad Mistoriam et Geographiam antiquae Germanise spectantia,” Hertius, John Nicholas a celebrated civilian (16511710)

Born: Hervey, James an English divine of exemplary piety and virtue (1713–?)

“Disquisitio corporis human! Anatomico-Pathologica;” Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife (16531698)

Died: Juennin, Gaspard a learned divine of the congregation of the oratory (16501713)

Born: Keene, Edmund an English prelate (17131757)

“A Memorial for Protestants on the 5th of November, &c. in a letter to a peer of Great Britain,” Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

Born: Knutzen, Martin professor of philosophy in Prussia (17131751)

“The Case stated between the Church of Rome and the Church of England,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding (16641687)

“Discours historique sur les principales Editions des Bibles Polyglottes,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer (1665–?)

“Opera & Fragmenta Veterum Poe'tarum,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor (16681747)

Born: Mallet, Edmund was one of the writers in the French Encyclopedic (17131755)

“Consultationum Medicinalium Centuria prima,” Malpighi, Marcellus an Italian physician and anatomist (1628–?)

Died: Maratti, Carlo one of the most admired painters of the Italian school (16251713)

Died: Marsh, Narcissus an exemplary Irish prelate (16381713)

“A treatise on Natural Religion,” Martin, David a protestant divine (16391721)

Born: Masters, Robert a divine and antiquary (17131798)

Born: Montague, Edward Wortley only son of the preceding lady Mary (17131755)

“Epistola ad J. Perizonium de Nummis consularibus,” Morel, Andrew an eminent antiquary (?–1691)

Born: Needham, John Tuberville a philosopher and divine of the Roman catholic persuasion (1713–?)

“Observationes sacrae in Evangelium Matthaei,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

Died: Petis De La Croix, Francis an agreeable French writer and learned Orientalist (16541713)

“A Catalogue of Mr. Ray’s English Herbal, illustrated with figures,” Petiver, James a famous English botanist (?–1718)

Born: Pott, Percival an English surgeon of the highest eminence (17131788)

Born: Pratt, Charles, Earl Camden an eminent English lawyer (17131794)

Born: Raynal, William-Thomas a French writer of considerable (17131796)

“Historia Patriarcharum Alexandrinorum Jacobitarum,” Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer (16461720)

“Letters,” Roussel, William a learned Benedictine of the congregation de St (?–1717)

“Martial Atchievements.” Ruddiman, Thomas a very eminent grammarian and critic (16741770)

“Literary Journal,” Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer (16941723)

Died: Sharp, John a learned and worthy prelate (16441713)

Born: Sharpe, Gregory master of the Temple (1713–?)

Born: Soufflot, James Germain an architect very famous in France (17131780)

Died: Sprat, Thomas a learned English prelate (16361713)

Born: Sterne, Laurence said to be great-grandson of the preceding (17131768)

Born: Stewart-Den Ham, Sir Jamks an eminent political writer (1713–?)

Born: Stuart, James a celebrated architect and lover of classical antiquity (1713–?)

“Cadenus and Vanessa.” Swift, Jonathan an illustrious English wit (16671699)

“On the Motion of a stretched String.” Taylor, Brook a celebrated philosopher and mathematician (1685–?)

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 (16371713)

Born: Toup, Jonathan a very eminent critic (17131751)

“Odes on the Oxford Act,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Peace,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Wetenhall, Edward a learned and pious prelate (16361713)

“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 (16651728)

“Observations on the State of the Nation,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (16661726)

“Cato” Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet (16811705)

1714

“Preussische und Brandisburgische Staats-Historie,” Abel, Gaspar a native of Halberstadt (16761763)

Born: Abel, Frederick Gottfried a physician (17141794)

“Corpus Poetarum” Alcæus an ancient lyric poet (604–?)

Born: Almici, Peter Camille a priest of the oratory (17141779)

Born: Arnald, Richard an English divine and commentator (17141756)

“Systema literarium, complectens prsecipua scientiæ literariæ monumenta,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt] (16731721)

“Dissertationes philologicæ,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt] (16731721)

Died: Arnold, Gothofred pastor and inspector of the churches of Perleberg (16661714)

“History of Mystic Theology,” Arnold, Gothofred pastor and inspector of the churches of Perleberg (16661714)

“Memo ire sur la Digestion,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684 (16841731)

Born: Audiffredi, John Baptist an able astronomer and mathematician (17141794)

Born: Audra, Joseph a French philosopher (1714–?)

“Pensees philosophiques et theologiques,” Barre, Francis Poullain De La was born July 1647 (16471723)

“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 (17141757)

“Discourses on Popery,” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century (1674–?)

“De I'excellence de la religion Chretienne,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics (1658–?)

Died: Bernardoni, Peter Antony an Italian poet (16721714)

Died: Beyer, George another bibliographer (16651714)

“Ortographia Manuale, o sia arte facile di correttamento Scrivere e Parlare,” Biacca, Francis Maria an Italian scholar of the last century (1673–?)

“Della satira Italiana, trattato,” Bianchini, Joseph Maria an Italian scholar of the last century (16851749)

“Jus Ecclesiasticum Protestantium,” Boehmer, Justin Henning a very celebrated German lawyer (16741736)

Died: Bonjour, William a learned Augustin (16701714)

“A farther Enquiry, &c.” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer (1667–?)

“Les prlncipes du raisonnement exposes en deu:: logiques nouvelles, avec des remarques sur les logiques,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

Born: Burgh, James a moral and political writer (17141788)

Died: Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury (16431714)

Born: Burnett, James lord Monboddo (17141767)

Born: Cassini De Thury, Cæsar-François a celebrated French astronomer (1714–?)

“Bussy d'Amboise his Revenge,” Chapman, George a dramatic poet (15571634)

Born: Chaulnes, Albert Duke De a peer of France (17141769)

Born: Clement, Francis a learned French historian (1714–?)

“Bibliotheque Universelle.” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding (16571736)

Died: Clerc, Sebastian Le an eminent designer and engraver (16371714)

Born: Cole, William an eminent antiquary and benefactor to the history and antiquities of England (17141782)

Born: Conder, John a dissenting divine (1714–?)

Born: Cuming, William born Sept. 30 (1714–?)

“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 (16901757)

“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 (16771763)

Born: Dreux Du Radier, John Francis advocate (17141780)

Born: Eloy, Nicholas Francis Joseph a French physician and biographer (1714–?)

Died: Estrees, Cæsar D' cardinal (16531714)

“Compendium Chirurgicurn,” Eysel, John Philip a physician and medical writer (1652–?)

“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 (16731726)

“Recueil des Commentateurs de la Coutume de Paris,” Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian (16391715)

“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 (16601732)

Born: Fielding, Sarah third sister of the preceding (17141768)

Died: Fleetwood, William an English bishop (16561714)

Born: Fletcher, Abkaham a man of some celebrity and talents (17141793)

“Batavia Sacra, sive res gestae Apostolicorum virorum,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer (?–1761)

“The Wife of Bath,” Gay, John a very popular English poet (1688–?)

“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 (16651723)

“Natural Religion insufficient; and Revealed necessary to man’s happiness,” Halyburton, Thomas a pious Scotch divine (16741682)

Died: Handel, George Frederic the greatest musical composer of his time (16841714)

“Notitia Auctorum,” Hedericus, Benjamin of Haiti (16751748)

Died: Hedges, Sir Charles a civilian and statesman of some note (?–1714)

“A History of Monastic Orders, religious and military, and of secular congregations of both sexes,” Helyot, Peter perhaps Elliot (16601716)

Died: Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher (16621714)

“Some Queries proposed to civil, canon, and common lawyers, 1712;” Hickes, George an English divirre of uncommon abilities and learning (1642–?)

“Spectators.” Hughes, John an English poet (16771703)

“The Accomplished Conveyancer,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

“The Clerk’s Remembrancer.” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

“Propitiatory Oblation in the Eucharist;” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors (16621723)

Died: Juncker, Christian was born Oct. 16 (16681714)

“Baxter’s Life abridged,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary (?–1746)

Born: Lyttelton, Charles third son of sir Thomas (1714–?)

Died: Mackenzie, George viscount Tarbat (?–1714)

Died: Magliabechi, Anthony one of the most celebrated (?–1714)

Born: Manara, Prosper a statesman and elegant writer (17141800)

“Adventures of Rivelle,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

“Satyre Menippee,” Marchand, Prospeu an author to whom the curious in literary history are greatly indebted

Died: Marchetti, Alexander a physician (16331714)

Born: Milles, Jeremiah an English divine and antiquary (17141740)

“Letters relating to the Restoration,” Monk, George duke of Albemarle (1608–?)

Born: Montalembert, Mark Rene De senior member of the academy of sciences of France (1714–?)

“A volume of Poems,” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr (16731789)

“Introductio in accentuationem Hebraeoruni metricam & prosaicam,” Ousel, Philip a learned professor of divinity of the university of Francfort on the Oder (16711717)

Died: Papenbroch, Daniel a native of Antwerp (16281714)

“Acta Sanctorum.” Papenbroch, Daniel a native of Antwerp (16281714)

Died: Passeri, Joseph nephew of the former (16541714)

“St. Jerome meditating on the last Judgment,” Passeri, Joseph nephew of the former (16541714)

Born: Pigalle, John Baptist one of the most celebrated sculptors that France has produced (17141785)

“The Committee,” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

Born: Rabener, Theophilus William a German satirist (1714–?)

“Some Memoirs of his Life,” Radcliffe, Dr. John an eminent English physician (1650–?)

Died: Reyher, Samuel a German lawyer and mathematician (16351714)

Born: Romaine, William an English divine and writer of great popularity (17141782)

Died: Rymer, Thomas an antiquary and critic (?–1714)

Born: Saxius, Christopher a very learned philologer and literary historian (1714–?)

“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 (1646–?)

Born: Shenstone, William eldest son of a plain uneducated country gentleman (17141745)

Born: Shipley, Jonathan a learned and accomplished prelate (1714–?)

Born: Smith, George of Ch'uhester (17141764)

“The Case stated between the church of Rome and the church of England,” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

Born: Squire, Samuel a learned divine (1714–?)

Died: Steele, Sir Richard the first of a class of writers called the British Essayists (16711714)

“Cum notis suctioribus Pitisci,” Suetonius, Caius Suetonius Tranquillus an ancient historian and biographer

Born: Thorpe, John son of the preceding (17141792)

“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 (1669–?)

“De annis imperil M. Antonii Aurelii Heliogabali,” Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary (16571717)

“Chronicle” Tschudi, Giles De one of a family of Swiss writers (15051572)

“Parallele d'Homere et de Chapelain,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters (16841735)

Born: Vattel, Emer De, an eminent publicist (17141767)

Born: Wallis, John a worthy English divine (17141793)

“Dr. Clarke’s Scripture doctrine of the Trinity examined,” Welchman, Edward a learned English divine (16651739)

“A Discourse concerning Treasons and Bills of Attainder,” West, Richard lord-chancellor of Ireland (?–1726)

Born: Whitefield, George founder of the Calvinistic methodists (1714–?)

Born: Whytt, Robert an eminent physician (17141764)

Born: Wilson, Richard a very distinguished artist of the last century (17141782)

“Tractatus de Podagra, in quo de ultimis vasis et liquidis et succo nutritio tractatur,” Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician (17101748)

“Thesaurus;” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (16661726)

“A Vindication of the Earl of Nottingham,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (16661726)

“Farther Additions,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century (16441690)

Born: Zaccaria, Francis Anthony an eminently learned Italian Jesuit (1714–?)

1715

Died: Ancillon, Charles son of the above (16591715)

“Vita di Giacomo Antonio Ferrari,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature (16751719)

“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 (1666–?)

“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 (?–1752)

Born: Bernis, Francis Joachim De Pierres count of Lyons (17151794)

“Ductus lacrymalis, &c. anatome,” Bianchi, John Baptist a celebrated Italian anatomist (1681–?)

Died: Block, Joanna Koerten a female artist (16501715)

“Bibliographia critica,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian (16111692)

Born: Boerhaave, Abraham Kaan professor of medicine in the university of Petersburg (17151753)

“Animadversiones ad Scriptores quosdam Graccos. Accedit specimen animadversionum Latinarum,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist (1670–?)

Died: Bosch, Balthasar Vanden an artist (16751715)

“Histoire de la Musique,” Bourdelot, Peter Bonnet physician in ordinary to Louis XIV. and first physician to the duchess of Burgundy (?–1709)

Died: Boyd, William a descendant of the preceding (17041715)

Born: Brequigny, Lewis George, Oudard De Feudrix a learned member of the French academy (17151795)

Born: Brereton, Owen Salusbury the son of Thomas Brereton (17151799)

Died: Brokesby, Francis was born at Stoke Golding (16371715)

Born: Brown, John an ingenious English writer (1715–?)

Born: Brown, Lancelot an eminent horticulturist (1715–?)

Born: Bryant, Jacob one of the most learned English scholars of the eighteenth century (1715–?)

“Worthies of Devon,” Bryant, Jacob one of the most learned English scholars of the eighteenth century (1715–?)

“Historia Ecclesiastica Veteris Testamenti,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine (16671729)

“Geographic universelle avec le secours des vers artificiels et avec des cartes,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“Homere en arbitrage,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

Died: Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding (?–1715)

“Essays” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding (?–1715)

Died: Burman, Peter the eminent philologist (16681715)

“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 (16351715)

Died: Carvalho D'Acosta, Anthony a native of Lisbon (16501715)

Born: Cochin, Charles Nicholas son of the preceding artist (17151790)

“An essay on the 39 Articles by Dr. Thomas Bennet,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity (16761704)

“Queries recommended to the authors of the late discourse of Free-thinking,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity (16761704)

Born: Condillac, Stephen-Bonnot De of the French academy and that of Berlin (1715–?)

Born: Courtivron, Gaspard Le Compassed De Crequi, Marquis De chevalier de Saint-Louis (17151785)

“A brief account of Church Music.” Croft, William a musician (16571727)

Born: Crusius, Christian professor of eloquence at Wittemberg (17151767)

“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 (?–1746)

Born: Dinouart, Anthony Joseph Toussaint canon of the chapter of St (17151786)

“Sermon on the practical influence of the doctrine of the Holy Trinity,” Dodwell, William was born at Shottesbrooke (17091785)

“Bibliographic anatomicoe specimen, seu catalogus pene omnium auctorum qui ab Hippocrate ad Harveium rem anatomicam illustrarunt,” Douglas, James an eminent physician (1675–?)

“The English. Saxon Homily on the Birth-day of St, George.” Elstob, Elizabeth sister of Mr (1683–?)

Born: Fawcett, Benjamin a dissenting minister (17151780)

Died: Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray (16511715)

Died: Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian (16391715)

“A Letter to Mr. FleetvVood, 1702;” Fleetwood, William an English bishop (16561714)

“The Counsellor’s Plea for the Divorce of sir G. D. (Downing) and Mrs. F.” Fleetwood, William an English bishop (16561714)

Born: Fourcroy, Charles René De marechal de camp (17151791)

“A History of Winchester Cathedral,” Gale, Samuel brother of the preceding (?–1702)

Died: Galland, Antony a learned antiquary of France (16461715)

Born: Gellert, Christian Furchtegott an eminent German poet and moral writer (17151769)

Died: Gennari, Cæsar And Benedict two brothers (?–1715)

“Irensei Fragmenta Anecdota,” Grabe, John Ernest the learned editor of the “Septuagint

Born: Graves, Richard an English divine and miscellaneous writer (17151729)

“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 (645–?)

Born: Guettard, John Stephen a French physician and botanist (17151786)

Born: Harmer, Thomas a learned dissenter (1715–?)

Born: Hawkesworth, John an elegant and ingenious English writer (1715–?)

“De Hcnrico Guelfo Leone commentarius,” Hecht, Godfrey by some said to be a brother of the preceding (?–1721)

Born: Helvetius, Claude Adrian the most remarkable of this family (17151771)

“Synopsis canonum ecclesiae Latinae,” Howel, Laurence a learned (?–1683)

“Bibliotheca Historica Hamburgensis,” Hubner, John a native of Lusatia (16681731)

“Traitede l'Inspiration des Livres Sacres,” Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine (16471708)

Born: Jago, Richard an English poet (17151740)

“Des Poeses Chretiennes Heroiques & Morales,” Jarry, Laurence Juillard Du a French preacher and poet (16581730)

Born: Kalm, Peter a very celebrated naturalist (17151779)

“Sermons on several occasions, preached before the Society of British Merchants in foreign Parts.” Kennet, Basil younger brother of the preceding (1674–?)

Born: Kleist, Christian Ewald Von a German poet (1715–?)

Died: Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory (16401715)

“A System of Rhetoric,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory (16401715)

“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 (16641687)

Died: Lucas, Richard a learned English divine (16481715)

Died: Magnol, Peter a celebrated botanist of Montpellier (16381715)

“Dissertation sur les variations du Barometre,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher (16781771)

Died: Malebranche, Nicolas a French philosopher (16381715)

“Elements of Geometry, for the duke of Burgundy,” Malezieu, Nicolas De a French author (1650–?)

Born: Margon, William Plantavit De La Pause, De a French author and journalist (17151760)

“Dialogues on many Duties of Life,” Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit (?–1724)

“An Explanation of the 110th Psalm,” Martin, David a protestant divine (16391721)

“New Testament” Massieu, William an ingenious and learned French writer (1665–?)

“Dictionary of learned men,” Mencke, John Burcard the son of the preceding (16741732)

“Perplexed Couple,” Molloy, Charles, Esq. descended from a very good family in the kingdom of Ireland (?–1690)

Died: Monk, Hon. Mary daughter of Lord Molesworth (?–1715)

Born: Monnier, Peter Charles Le an eminent French astronomer and mathematician (17151799)

“Remarks on the Menagiana:” Monnoye, Bernard De La a learned French poet (16411728)

Died: Montague, Charles, Earl Of Halifax an English statesman and poet (16611715)

Born: Mudge, Thomas an eminent mechanist (17151753)

“Riflessioni SDpra il buon gusto, &c.” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary (1672–?)

“Disputatio de Aeris praesentia in humoribus animalibus,” Musschenbroeck, Peter De an eminent mathematician and natural philosopher (16921761)

“Apparatus ad Bibliothecam max. veterum Patrum,” Nourry, Nicholas Le a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St (16471724)

“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 (?–1734)

“Posthumous Works” Oldmixon, John ridiculed in the Taller by the name of Mr (16731789)

Died: Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name (?–1715)

“El Museo pictorico y escala optica,” Palomino, Don Acislo Antonio Y Velasco a Spanish painter and writer on the art (?–1726)

“The Connection of the History of the Old and New Testament;” Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine (16481724)

“The Country Lasses;” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

Born: Randal, John music professor in the university of Cambridge (17151799)

“History and Antiquities of Winchester,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“Commentarius in principinm epistolae Pauli ad Epht’sos,” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine (16531680)

“L'Eloge de PYvresse,” Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer (16941723)

“Tuscan prose,” Salvini, Antonio Maria a learned Italian (16541751)

Born: Strahan, William an eminent printer (1715–?)

Died: Teissier, Anthony a learned and laborious French writer (16321715)

Born: Tertre, Francis Joachim Duport Du a French writer of more industry than genius (17151759)

Born: Toussaint, Francis Vincent a French writer (17151772)

Born: Townley, James a learned master of Merchant Taylors’ school (17151777)

Born: Townson, Thomas a late very learned divine (17151792)

“Preservative against unsettled notions,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“Journal Litteraire,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters (16841735)

Born: Watson, Sir William eminent for his skill in botany and electricity (17151779)

Died: Wharton, Thomas, Marquis Of Wharton was eld* est son of Philip lord Wharton (16401715)

Born: Whitehead, William another English poet (17151785)

1716

Died: Abercromby, Patrick a physician and historian (16561716)

Born: Adam, Nicolas a French grammarian (17161792)

“Arcadicorum,” Adami, Lionardo an ingenious classical scholar (1690–?)

Died: Allard, Guy was a native of Dauphiny (?–1716)

“The Practice of an Holy Life; or the Christian’s Daily Exercise, in Meditations, Prayer, &c.” Allein a pious English divine (16821755)

“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 (16751719)

“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 (16751719)

Born: Arnaud, Francis Thomas Marie De Baculard D' a miscellaneous French writer (17161805)

Born: Ashton, Thomas an English divine (17161775)

“Interpretationum Juris libri duo,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662 (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 (15301591)

Died: Bagford, John an industrious antiquary and collector of literary curiosities (16751716)

Died: Baldovini, Francis an Italian poet (16541716)

Born: Balguy, Thomas son of the above (17161795)

“Les Fetes de FEte,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady (?–1745)

Born: Baretti, Joseph was born at Turin about the year 1716 (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 (1716–?)

Born: Benvenuti, Charles an Italian Jesuit (17161789)

“Opere de Claudio Claudiano tradotte ed arrichite di erudite annotazioni,” Beregani, Nicholas, Count an Italian author of the seventeenth century (16271713)

“Rariora mussel Besleriani,” Besler, Michael Robert a physician at Nuremberg (16011661)

“The Beauty of Holiness in the Common Prayer, as set forth in four Sermons preached at the Rolls chapel,” Bisse, Thomas an English divine (?–1731)

“Latin Poems” Bisse, Thomas an English divine (?–1731)

Died: Blackall, Offspring, D. D. an eminent English divine (16541716)

Born: Bock, Frederic Samuel professor of divinity and Greek in the university of Konigsberg (17161786)

“Praxis medica,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Died: Boileau, James one of the brothers of the preceding (16351716)

“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 (1716–?)

Born: Buckler, Benjamin a learned and ingenious English clergyman and antiquary (1716–?)

Born: Capperonnier, John nephew of the preceding (17161775)

“Memorie Istoriche della Sicilia,” Carusius, John Baptist a learned historiographer of Palermo (16731724)

“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 (?–1723)

“Bibliotheque Anglaise,” Chapelle, Armand De La minister of the Walloon church at the Hague (?–1746)

Born: Cleghorn, George a learned physician (17161719)

“Sylvoj Philologies.” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding (16571736)

“Dissertatio satyrica, physico-medico-moralis, de Pica Nasi sive Tabaci sternutatorii moderno abusu, et noxa,” Cohausen, John Henry a learned and ingenious physician (?–1750)

“Archaeus faber febrium et medicus,” Cohausen, John Henry a learned and ingenious physician (?–1750)

Died: Corbinelli, James a man of wit and learning of the sixteenth century (?–1716)

Born: Coustou, William born at Paris in 1716 (17161777)

Died: Cuper, Gisbert a learned philologist (16441716)

“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 (16491721)

“Christian Loyalty,” Davis, Rowland an Irish divine (16491721)

Born: Daubenton, Louis John Maria an eminent French naturalist (17161740)

“Acta Regia,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate (16771763)

Died: Doucin, Lewis a French Jesuit (?–1716)

“Oratio de difficultatibus quibusdam interpretationis Grammatics veterum Scriptorum Graecorum et Latinorurn,” Duker, Charles Andrew an eminent classical editor (16701752)

“Methode pour etudier la Theologie,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

“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 (16571719)

Died: Fecht, John of Brisgaw (16361716)

“Ilias in mice, seu Medicina Synoptica,” Fischer, John Andrew a physician of Erfurt (16911729)

“De Hominis Liene sano,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier (16901765)

Died: Fleming, Robert son jof the preceding (?–1716)

Died: Fletcher, Andrew an eminent Scotch politician (?–1716)

Died: Fosse, Charles De La a French painter (16401716)

“Life of Peter du Bosc,” Gendre, Louis Le a French historian (16591733)

Born: Goguet, Antony-Yves an ingenious French writer (1716–?)

Born: Gray, Thomas an eminent English poet (17161742)

Born: Hall, Henry a learned English divine (17161749)

Died: Hartsoeker, Nicholas an eminent mathematician (16561716)

Died: Hawles, John an English lawyer (16451716)

Died: Helyot, Peter perhaps Elliot (16601716)

“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 (16781733)

“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 (1713–?)

Born: Hill, Sir John an English writer (17161775)

“Histoire de Commerce & de la Navigation des Anciens,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“The Grand Precedent,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

“The History of the Religious Orders,” Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above (14081489)

“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 (16521732)

Born: Kirby, John Joshua eminent for his talents in perspective (17161771)

“Pausanice Groecise descriptio,” Kuhnius, Joachim a learned German (16471697)

Died: Kuster, Ludolf a learned critic (16701716)

“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 (16841782)

“Histoire de Pierre Bayle & de ses ouvrages,” Masson, John a reformed minister (?–1750)

“Marinda; Poems and Translations upon several Occasions,” Monk, Hon. Mary daughter of Lord Molesworth (?–1715)

“Vera sciendi Methodus,” Moor, Michael a very learned divine of the Roman catholic persuasion

Born: Morton, Charles a learned physician and antiquary (17161799)

“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 (16561695)

Died: Newcourt, Richard author of that very valuable work the “Repertorium Londinense (?–1716)

Born: Nivernois, Louis-Jules Mancini, Duke Of was born at Paris (17161798)

Born: Ogden, Samuel an English divine (17161778)

Born: Owen, Henry a learned English divine (17161795)

“Venus and Adonis,” Pepusch, John Christopher one of the greatest theoretic musicians of modern times (16671740)

Born: Pernety, Anthony Joseph was born Feb. 15 (1716–?)

“A Treatise against indifference in Religion,” Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian (16551724)

“The Art of living and dying well,” Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian (16551724)

Born: Premontval, Peter Le Guay De of the academy of sciences at Berlin (17161767)

Born: Reiske, John James an extraordinary scholar (17161774)

“A Collection of ancient Greek and Oriental Liturgies,” Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer (16461720)

Born: Rose, John Baptist a worthy French priest (17161805)

“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 (16071689)

“Poesies de M. de la Monnoye;” Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer (16941723)

“Epitome Grammaticae Hebraicae,” Schaaf, Charles a learned German (1646–?)

Died: Schelhammer, Gonthier Christopher a celebrated German physician and philosopher (16491716)

“Museum Diluvianum,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

“Parsons’s Christian Directory,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury (16601730)

Born: Stonhouse, Sir James a pious and worthy baronet (17161747)

Born: Ulloa, Don Antonio a celebrated Spanish mathematician (17161795)

Died: Vieussens, Raymond a physician and anatomist (16411716)

Died: Welwood, James a Scotch physician and historian (16521716)

Died: West, Gilbert a very estimable writer (?–1716)

“Novum Testamenturn Copticum,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (16851745)

“Triga Dissertationum,” Zuinger, Theodore a celebrated physician of Basil (15341588)

1717

“Voyage en Palestine,” Abulfeda, Ishmael a learned Arabian geographer and historian (12751331)

Born: Alembert, John Le Rond D' an eminent French philosopher (17171783)

“Tractatus de artibus humanis,” Aler, Paul a learned French Jesuit (16561727)

Died: Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England (16411717)

Born: Amherst, Jeffery, Lord Amherst was the second son of Jeffery Amherst (17171765)

Died: Archon, Louis chaplain to Louis XIV. was born at Riom in Auvergne in 1645 (16451717)

“Poems” Arrivabene, Hyppolito a descendant of the same family (?–173)

Died: Aulisio, Dominico the son of Antonio Aulisio (16491717)

Died: Ayloffe, Sir Joseph of Framfield in Sussex (17031717)

Born: Beard, John an English actor and singer (17171791)

Born: Beauzee, Nicholas one of the French academy (17171789)

“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 (1661–?)

“La Caduta de' decemviri clella Roman a republica per la funzione della serenissima republica di Lucca,” Berti, Alexander Pompey a learned Italian (16861752)

Born: Bianconi, John Lewis a celebrated Italian philosopher and physician (1717–?)

Born: Bielfeld, James Frederick Baron De was born at Hamburgh March 31 (17171770)

Died: Billberg, John a Swedish astronomer (?–1717)

Born: Bisset, Charles an ingenious physician (1717–?)

Born: Block, George Castaneus bishop of Ripen (17171773)

Died: Booth, George Lord Delamer (?–1717)

“On the properties of Rhubarb,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer (16901770)

“St. Bruno in a landscape” Boullongne, Bon De eldest son of the preceding (16491734)

Born: Bouvart, Michael Philip physician and doctor regent of the faculty of Paris (17171787)

“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 (?–1717)

“Introduction a l‘histoire de maisons souveraines de l’Europe,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

Born: Butler, John late bishop of Hereford (17171802)

Born: Cambridge, Richard Owen an ingenious English writer (17171748)

“A Bold Stroke for a Wife,” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer (16671723)

Born: Chamousset, Charles Humbert Piarron De was born at Paris in 1717 (17171773)

Born: Chapman, Thomas the son of John Chapman (17171760)

“Nonjuror,” Cibber, Colley poet-laureat to George II. and a dramatic writer of considerable genius (16711757)

“Reflexions sur la Grammaire Franeoise,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe (16431723)

“Inauguratio Christi haud obscurior Mosaica, decem dissert, asserta,” Dantz, John Andrew a learned German divine of the Lutheran church (1654–?)

Died: Does, Simon Vander brother to the preceding (?–1717)

Born: Donati, Vitaliano an eminent botanist (17171763)

“Silius Italicus,” Drakenborch, Arnold an eminent classical editor (16841748)

Born: Duncan, William professor of philosophy in the marischal college (1717–?)

“Traite philosophique et theologique sur l'amour de Dieu,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

“La Vie et les Sentimens de Lucilio Vanini,” Durand, David a very eloquent French protcstant preacher at the Savoy in London (16791782)

“Miscellaneous Poems,” Fenton, Elijah an ingenious English poet (16831691)

“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 (16561714)

“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 (16561714)

“A Letter td an Inhabitant of the Parish of St. Andrew’s, Holborn, about new ceremonies in the church,” Fleetwood, William an English bishop (16561714)

“Historia Episcopatus Antverpiensis,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer (?–1761)

Born: Forster, Nathaniel an English divine and scholar of eminence in the last ceatury (1717–?)

“De palingenesis, five resuscitatione artiBciali planlarum, hominum, et amuialiuiii, e sure cineribus, liber singularis,” Franck De Franckenau, George an eminent Ger* man physician (1643–?)

“Monita Pastoralia Theologica,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

“Opuscula” Gravina, John Vincent an eminent scholar (1664–?)

Died: Guyon, Joanna Mary Bouvieres De La Mothe a French lady of fashion (16481717)

“Gulielmi Camdeni Annales rerum Anglicarum et Hibernicarum, regnante Elizabetha,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Pratique du Theatre,” Hedelin, Francis at first an advocate (16041676)

“Compendium Anatomieuai,” Heister, Laurence a celebrated physician (1683–?)

“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 (16881717)

Died: Hough, Jons an English prelate (16511717)

Died: Hubert, Matthew a celebrated French preacher (16401717)

Died: Hure, Charles a French divine of some eminence (16391717)

“A Catalogue of all Writs and Processes of the Courts at Westminster,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

Died: Jouvenet, John an historical painter (16441717)

“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 (16601728)

Born: Lassone, Joseph Maria Francis De an eminent French physician (1717–?)

Died: Lloyd, William a very learned English bishop (16271717)

“Dissertation sur la cause de la lumiere des Phosphores, et des noctiluques,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher (16781771)

“Stephanorum Historia, vitas ipsorum ac libros complectens,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor (16681747)

“Rector of St. Nicholas’s in Guilford,” Mangey, Thomas a learned English divine (16841782)

“Cambridge Gratulations.” Markland, Jeremiah one of the most learned critics of the eighteenth century (16931800)

“The genuine Works of St. Cyprian,” Marshall, Nathanael a celebrated preacher at the beginning of the last century (?–1729)

“A Defence of our Constitution in Church and State,” Marshall, Nathanael a celebrated preacher at the beginning of the last century (?–1729)

“Thesaurus anecdotorum novus,” Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St (16541739)

“Voyage Literaire de deux Benedictins,” Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St (16541739)

Died: Martianay, John a Benedictine monk (16471717)

Died: Merian, Maria Sibylla a lady much and justly ceJebrated for her skill in drawing insects (16471717)

Born: Michaelis, John David a celebrated biblical critic (17171761)

Born: Moreau, Jacob Nicolas a French advocate (17171799)

“Del I'Antichita Estense et Italiane,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary (1672–?)

Born: Oeser, Frederic professor of painting (17171799)

Born: Orton, Job an eminent divine among the dissenters (17171747)

“Observations on Pope’s translation of Homer,” Otway, Thomas one of the first names in the English drama (16511685)

Died: Ousel, Philip a learned professor of divinity of the university of Francfort on the Oder (16711717)

“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 (1673–?)

“A Letter to Dr. Bennet, occasioned by his late treatise concerning the Nonjurors’ Separation,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Preface to the Presbyterians not chargeable with King Charles’s death,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“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 (16411717)

Born: Powell, William Samuel an English divine of good abilities (17171759)

“History of Eton College,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“History and Antiquities of Hereford,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“History and Antiquities of Rochester,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“Inscriptions on tombs in Bunhill-fields,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

Born: Rodney, George Brydges a celebrated naval commander (17171792)

Died: Roussel, William a learned Benedictine of the congregation de St (?–1717)

Born: St. Lambert, Charles Francis De formerly a member of the French academy (1717–?)

Died: Sedgwick, Odadiah a nonconformist divine (16001717)

“Geometry Improved,” Sharp, Abraham an eminent mathematician (1651–?)

“Sermons” Smalridge, George a learned prelate (16631729)

“Notitia Germaniæ antiquæ,” Spener, Philip James a celebrated Lutheran divine of Frankfort on the Maine (?–1730)

Born: Stewart, Matthew an eminent mathematician (17171735)

Died: Torre, Philip Della a learned antiquary (16571717)

“Virgil translated into blank verse,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

“A short answer to the bishop of Bangor’s great book against the Committee,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Vyth, John Martin an extraordinary artist (16501717)

Born: Wargentin, Peter knight of the order of the polar star (17171783)

Born: Warner, Joseph an eminent surgeon (17171801)

“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 (16891724)

1718

Born: Aa, Christian Charles Henry Vander a learned divine of the Lutheran persuasion (17181795)

“La Verite de la Religion lleformee,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine (16581727)

Died: Abeille, Gaspar was born at Riez in Provence (16481718)

Born: Agnesi, Maria Cajetana an Italian lady of great learning (17181799)

Born: Amiot, Father one of the most learned French missionaries in China (17181794)

“Disputatio de Fistula ani feliciter curanda,” Bassius, Henry a surgeon and anatomist of considerable reputation (1690–?)

“De vetere Literatura Hunno-scythica exercitatio,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary (16841756)

“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 (1673–?)

Born: Bergier, Nicolas Sylvester a French writer of considerable note (17181790)

Born: Bergius, John Henry Louis a German writer (17181781)

Born: Bernard, John Stephen a learned Dutch physician (17181790)

Born: Bettinelli, Saverio one of the most eminent Italian scholars of the last century (1718–?)

“Essays upon several subjects,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“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 (16741763)

Born: Blair, Hugh an eminent divine of the church of Scotland (1718–?)

“Miscellaneous observations in Physic, Anatomy, Surgery, and Botanies,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist (?–1706)

“The duty of Reformation,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St (16731679)

“Libellus de materia medica et remediorum formulis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Pisonis selectiores observationes,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Died: Bohn, John a physician of considerable reputation in the seventeenth century (16401718)

Born: Bontems, Madame a lady who was born at Paris in 1718 (17181768)

“De Medicina Ægyptiorum,” Bontius, James called by some (?–1623)

“Recueil des principals questions de droit qui se jugent diversement dans differens tribunaux du royaume,” Bretonnier, Bartholomew Joseph advocate of the parliament of Paris (16561727)

“Exercice dela piete,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“Tableau chronologique de l'histoire universelle en forme de jeu,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“Nouveau x elomens d'histoire et de geographic,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“Sentimens Chretien sur les principales verites de la religion,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“Journal des Scavans,” Burette, Peter John born at Paris in 1665 (16651747)

“Apologie de la Moraledes Peres contre Barbeyrac,” Cellier, Remi a voluminous French biographer (16881761)

Died: Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine (16751718)

“The Last Day,” Clarke, Dr. Samuel a very celebrated English divine (16751718)

Died: Collet, Philibert a learned advocate of parliament of Dombes (16431718)

“Icones Plan?­tarum, presertim ex Indiis collectarum,” Commelin, John a distinguished botanist (16291692)

Died: Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order (?–1718)

Born: D'Argonne (17181802)

“Lactantii Firmiani epitome divinarum institutionum,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic (16791731)

“Doctrine of Chances; or Method of calculating the Probabilities of Events at Play.” Demoivre, Abraham a celebrated mathematician (16671754)

“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 (17181798)

Born: Drysdale, John, D. D. a distinguished clergyman of the established church of Scotland (1718–?)

Died: Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer (16891718)

Born: Eliott, George Augustus the gallant defender of Gibraltar (17181769)

Died: Eusden, Lawrence an English poet (?–1718)

“Poemata Graeca et Latina,” Fabricius, John Albert one of the most eminenjt and laborious scholars of his time in Europe (16681679)

Died: Fagon, Guy Crescent an eminent French physician in the reign of Louis XIV. was born at Paris (16381718)

Died: Fardklla, Michael Angelo a celebrated professor of astronomy and natural history at Padua (16501718)

“Letters on different subjects of Religion and Metaphysics,” Fenelon, Francis De Salignac De La Motte archbishop of Cambray (16511715)

“Pharmacopoeia Bateana,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician (1654–?)

Born: Gerdil, Hyacinth Sigismond a Roman cardinal (17181802)

Died: Germon, Bartholomew a celebrated Jesuit (16631718)

Died: Graverol, John a learned protestant divine (16361718)

Died: Griffier, John a landscape painter (16451718)

Born: Grosley, Peter John a French antiquary and polite writer (17181785)

Born: Gunner, John Ernest a German prelate and naturalist (17181773)

Died: Habert, Lewis a pious and learned doctor of the society of the Sorbonne (16361718)

“N. Triveti Annales,” Hall, Anthony a learned (16791723)

“Summa historic omnis ab exordio rerum ad annum a Christo nato 1718,” Hartzheim, Joseph a celebrated Jesuit (16941763)

“Institutions of Surgery,” Heister, Laurence a celebrated physician (1683–?)

Born: Henry, Robert author of a History of England on a new plan (1718–?)

Born: Herbert, William an eminent typographical antiquary (17181795)

“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 (16401718)

“Fabulse Æsopicae,” Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic (16621719)

Born: Hunter, William, M. D. an eminent anatomist and physician (17181743)

“Biographia Britannica.” Jackson, John an English divine (16861763)

“Lex Mercatoria, or the merchants’ companion,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

“Martyn’s Answers to Emlyn,” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham (?–1772)

“Genuinus character reverendi admodiim in Christo Patris D. Armandi Johannis Butillierii Rancsei,” Inguimberti, Dominic, Joseph, Marie D' an exemplary and learned bishop of Carpentras (16831757)

Born: Kennicott, Benjamin a very learned divine (1718–?)

“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 (16891742)

“On Schism,” Longueval, James a learned French ecclesiastical historian (1680–?)

“Psyche” Marcello, Benedetto a nobleman celebrated for musical knowledge (16801741)

Born: Maty, Matthew an eminent physician and polite writer (1718–?)

Born: Meier, George Frederic a German writer on philosophical subjects (17181777)

Died: Metastasio, Peter the most illustrious poet of modern Italy (16981718)

“The Coquet,” Molloy, Charles, Esq. descended from a very good family in the kingdom of Ireland (?–1690)

Born: Montague, John fourth earl of Sandwich (1718–?)

“An Essay on the ancient and modern use of Armories,” Nesbit, Alexander was the youngest son of lord-president Nesbit (16721725)

Died: Nieuwentyt, Bernard an eminent Dutch philosopher and mathematician (16541718)

Born: Okely, Francis a learned (17181794)

“Trias dissertationum Criticarum,” Oudin, Casimir a learned French monk (16381717)

“Defence of the' Dissenting Ministry and Ordination,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“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 (1673–?)

“Interest of the Whigs with relation to the Test- Act,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Reflections on Dean Sherlock’s Vindication of the Corporation and Test Acts,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

Died: Petiver, James a famous English botanist (?–1718)

“Reflections on the Eucharist,” Quesne, Abraham Du a brave French officer (16101722)

“Two ancient Accounts of the Indies and China, with learned remarks,” Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer (16461720)

Born: Roebuck, John an eminent physician and great benefactor to Scotland (17181794)

“Rohaulti Physica,” Rohault, James a French philosopher (16201675)

“Richard the First,” Sewell, George an English poet and physician (?–1726)

“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 (16781747)

“Restoring the prayers and directions of Edward Vlth’s Liturgy,” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

“The Englishman.” Steele, Sir Richard the first of a class of writers called the British Essayists (16711714)

“Life of Archbishop Whitgift,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country (16431737)

Died: Tyrrell, James an English historian (16421718)

“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 (16421718)

“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 (16841735)

“Oedipus,” Voltaire, Marie-Francis Arouet De the greatest literary character which France produced in the last century (16941749)

Died: Wake, William an eminent English prelate (16571718)

Born: Walpole, Horace third and youngest son of sir Robert Walpole (1718–?)

“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 (16861742)

“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 (16821724)

Born: Winkelman, Abbe John an eminent antiquary (1718–?)

“A Treatise of endemir-diseases,” Wintringham, Clifton an eminent physician (17101748)

1719

“the speech intended to be spoken at Lambeth, Sept. 25, 1613, by the archbishop of Canterbury, &c.” Abbot, George archbishop of Canterbury (15621633)

Born: Abeille, Louis Paul was born at Toulouse (17191807)

Born: Achenwall, Godfrey a celebrated publicist (1719–?)

Died: Adams, Fitzherbert a man of learning (16511719)

Died: Adams, John Provost of King’s College (16781719)

Died: Amenta, Nicholas an Italian lawyer and miscellaneous writer (16591719)

Died: Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature (16751719)

“Rimo scelte del sign. Bartolommeo Lippi,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature (16751719)

“Letters and memoirs of the nuncio Visconti,” Aymon, John a Piedmontese author

“Artificial Kite,” Bacon, Phanuel rector of Balden in Oxfordshire (?–1781)

Born: Balechou, Nicholas born at Aries in 1719 (1719–?)

“La Faucon,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady (?–1745)

“Les Plaisirs de la Campagne,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady (?–1745)

“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 (1506–?)

“De naturali pulchritudine orationis,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

“Carmina Poetarum Italorum,” Bonciarius, Mark Anthony a distinguished Latin scholar and poet (15551616)

Born: Bouchaud, Matthew Anthony a law-writer of great reputation in France (1719–?)

“Recueil d' observations physiques tirees des meilleurs ecrivains,” Bougeant, William Hyacinth a French historian and miscellaneous writer (1690–?)

Born: Boydell, John a liberal patron of the arts (17191731)

“Tentamen introductionis in historiam doctrinae de Ideis,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy (1606–?)

Died: Bruyn, Cornelius painter (16521719)

Born: Bulkley, Charles a protestant dissenting minister (17191797)

Born: Campbell, George a very learned divine of the church of Scotland (17191728)

Died: Cignani, Carlo an eminent artist (16281719)

“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 (16751718)

Died: Cleghorn, George a learned physician (17161719)

Died: Cocceius, Henry an eminent lawyer (16441719)

“Poems and translations, with the Sophy, a tragedy.” Denham, Sir John an eminent English poet (16151668)

“Reflections critiques sur la Poesie et la Peinture,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic (1670–?)

Died: Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century (16571719)

Born: Edwards, William a very skilful architect (1719–?)

“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 (16631756)

“Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de France,” Estoile, Peter De L' was grand-auditor of the chancery of Paris (?–1611)

Born: Expilli, John Joseph a French writer (1719–?)

“Cogitationes Philologicae,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

“Responsa Practica,” Fischer, John Andrew a physician of Erfurt (16911729)

“De naturali Secretione Bilis in Jecore,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier (16901765)

Born: Freron, Elie Catherine a French journalist (17191776)

“A Defence of the History of Infant Baptism,” Gale, John a learned divine (1680–?)

Died: Genest, Charles Claudius a French poet of some celebrity (16361719)

Died: Godefroi, Denys the third of that name (?–1719)

“De vera Christi Ecclesia,” Gotti, Vincent Lewis a learned cardinal (16641742)

“and” Grey, Dr. Richard an ingenious and learned English divine (16941771)

“Opera omnia Mathematica, Hydraulica, Medica, et Physica. Accessit vita auctoris a J. B. Morgagni,” Guglielmini, Domenick an eminent Italian mathematician (16551710)

Died: Halley, Edmund an eminent English philosopher and astronomer (16561719)

Died: Harris, John the first compiler of a “Dictionary of Arts and Sciences” in this country (16671719)

Born: Hawkins, Sir John a recent English writer (1719–?)

“Gulielmi Neubrigensis historia sive chronica rerum Anglicarum,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Thomas Sprotti Chronica, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“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 (17191778)

Born: Hiffernan, Paul a minor author of the last century (1719–?)

“Acta Laboratorii chemici Altdorffini,” Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife (16531698)

Died: Hudson, Dr. John a learned English critic (16621719)

“Lex Constitutions, or the gentleman’s law,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

“S. Justini Martyris cum Tryphone Dialogus,” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham (?–1772)

Died: Jobert, Louis a pious and learned Jesuit (16471719)

Died: Jouvenci a celebrated Jesuit (16431719)

Born: Kastner, Abraham Gothelf an eminent mathematician (17191800)

Born: Landen, John an eminent mathematician (1719–?)

“Nubes,” Leng, John a learned English prelate (16651727)

“Bibliotheque Historique de France,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer (1665–?)

“La Description Historique de la France,” Longuerue, Lewis Dufour De son of Peter Dufour (?–1733)

“Rime e prose,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer (16751755)

“Dissertation sur la Glace,” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher (16781771)

“Historia Typographorum aliquot Parisiensium, vitas & libros complectens,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor (16681747)

Died: Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine (16531719)

“Plain Notions of our Lord’s Divinity,” Mangey, Thomas a learned English divine (16841782)

“Monumenta Anglicana,” Martin, Thomas an English antiquary (17231771)

“Appendix ad Metallothecam” Mercati, Michael a physician and naturalist (1541–?)

“A Letter relating to the Bill of Peerage,” Molesworth, Robert viscount Molesworth of Swordes in Ireland (1677–?)

Born: Mozart, John Chrysostom Wolfgang Theophilus an eminent musician (17191788)

“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 (16571721)

Born: Newdigate, Sir Roger, Bart. of Arbury in Warwickshire (17191776)

“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 (?–1734)

“Sighs on the Death of Queen Anne,” Peck, Francis a learned antiquary (16921794)

“Charge of misrepresentations maintained against Dean Sherlock,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Loyalty, integrity, and ingenuity of High Church and the Dissenters compared,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“The Case of the Ministers ejected at Exon,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Defence of the Case,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Animadversions on the true Account of the Proceedings at Salter’s Hall: with a Letter to Mr. Eveleigh,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“A Second Letter to Mr. Eveleigh, in answer to his Sober Reply,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“A Letter to a subscribing Minister in Defence of the Animadversions,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“An Answer to Mr. Enty’s Defence of the Assembly,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“A Letter to a Dissenter in Exeter,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Plain Christianity defended,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Thirteen Queries propounded to the Rev. Mr. Walrond, in an appendix to the Innocent vindicated,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

Died: Quesnel, Pasquier a celebrated French ecclesiastic (16341719)

“Scipio Africanus,” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

“History and Antiquities of the Churches of Salisbury and Bath,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“Aubrey’s History of Surrey,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

Died: Renau D'Elisagaray, Bernard an able naval architect (16521719)

Born: Sedaine, Michael John a French dramatic writer (17191797)

“The common Rights of Subjects defended, and the Nature of the Sacramental Test considered,” Sherlock, Thomas eldest son to the preceding (16781747)

“The true Meaning and Intention of the Corporation and Test Acts asserted, &c.” Sherlock, Thomas eldest son to the preceding (16781747)

“Bibliotheca Librorum rariorum,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding (16711697)

Died: Sturmius, Leonard Christopher son of the preceding (16691719)

Born: Toaldo, Joseph a learned Italian meteorologist (17191797)

Died: Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary (?–1719)

“Menochius,” Tournemine, Rene Joseph De a learned French Jesuit (16611739)

“Comparison of the proposals of the Bank and South-Sea Company,” Trenchard, John an English political writer (16691723)

“Thoughts on the Peerage-bill,” Trenchard, John an English political writer (16691723)

“Reflections on the Old Whig,” Trenchard, John an English political writer (16691723)

Died: Trommius, Abraham a learned protestant divine (16331719)

“Journey to Sweden,” Van Effen, Justus a man of letters (16841735)

“Apocalypseos anachrisis,” Vitringa, Campegius an eminent and learned protestant divine (16591722)

“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 (16571718)

“A pamphlet against the Peerage-Bill,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford (16761698)

“De asse et par, tibus ejus,” Ward, John a learned and useful writer (16791697)

“Busiris,” Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet (16811705)

Died: Ziegenbalg, Bartholomew a very Celebrated protestant missionary (16831719)

1720

“Collection of Curious Discourses,” Agard, Arthur a learned and industrious English antiquary (15401615)

“Monumenta Vetustatis Kempiana, &c.” Ainsworth, Robert an eminent Grammarian and lexicographer (16601743)

Born: Albani, John Francis nephew to the preceding (1720–?)

“The form of the Installation of the Garter” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer (16691744)

Born: Averdy, Clement Charles De L' a French statesman (1720–?)

“Thesaurus Gemmarum affabre sculptarum, coliectus a J. M. ab Ebermayer,” Baier, John James a celebrated physician (16771735)

“Les actes de S. Barlaam,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit (1667–?)

“Grundlicher Beritcht oon bandagen,” Bassius, Henry a surgeon and anatomist of considerable reputation (1690–?)

Died: Baulot, James a celebrated lithotomist (16511720)

“Lettere al cavaliere Tommaso Derham, intorno la nieteora chiamata fuoco fatuo. Edita primum in societatis Lond. transact.” Beccaria, James Bartholomew a very eminent physician (1682–?)

“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 (16971761)

Born: Berardier De Bataut, Francis Joseph a doctor of the Sorbonne (17201794)

“Notizie istoriche clegli Arcadi morti,” Biacca, Francis Maria an Italian scholar of the last century (1673–?)

“Lettere intorno alia cataratta,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist (16931775)

Born: Bilguer, John Ulric De a surgeon (17201796)

“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 (?–1729)

“Botanic Essays,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist (?–1706)

“The doctrine of godly sorrow,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St (16731679)

Born: Boehm, Andrew privy- counsellor of the landgrave of Hesse (17201790)

“Index alter, &c.” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“De Lutheri actis anno 1520,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic (16851761)

Born: Bonnet, Charles an eminent natural philosopher (1720–?)

“The Fourfold State,” Boston, Thomas a popular and learned Scotch divine (16761732)

“Sur la cause de la Pesanteur,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer (16901770)

Born: Browne, Patrick a naturalist of considerable eminence (17201790)

“Specimen Botanicum, exhibens fungos subterraneos, vulgo tubera terræ dictos,” Bruckman, Francis Ernest a German physician and botanist (16971753)

“A treatise on the Authority of the Popes,” Burigny, Levesque De was born at Rheims in 1691 (16911785)

“Quintilian,” Burman, Peter the eminent philologist (16681715)

“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 (16841761)

“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 (16751718)

“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 (16751718)

“The History and Exanimation of Duels,” Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments (16791739)

“Baronetage” Collins, Arthur a laborious antiquary (16821760)

Born: Conway, Henry Seymour an English officer and statesman (17201795)

“Tres Satyrae Mennipeae,” Corte, Gotlieb professor of law at Leipsic (16981731)

Died: Coysevox, Anthony an ingenious French sculptor (16401720)

“The Vision,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall (?–1752)

“Sanchoniatho’s Phoenician History, translated from the first book of Eusebius de Preparatione Evangelica,” Cumberland, Richard a very learned divine (1632–?)

“they had no better writer since Calvin than M. Daille.” Daille, John a minister of the church of Paris (15941650)

Died: Dangeau, Philip De Courcillon, Marquis De brother of the preceding (16381720)

Died: Diecman, John a Lutheran divine (16471720)

Died: Dunlop, William, A.M. was born at Glasgow (16921720)

“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 (16711725)

Died: Finch, Anne, Countess Of Winchelsea a lady of considerable poetical talents (?–1720)

Born: Foote, Samuel esq. called the English Aristophanes (1720–?)

Born: Fordyce, James a dissenting clergyman of considerable eminence (1720–?)

“On the Resurrection of Christ;” Foster, Dr. James an English dissenting minister (1697–?)

“De Pueritia Latins Linguae,” Funccius, John Nicolas a native of Marpurg (16931778)

“De Fatis Medicorum, Oratio Inauguralis,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician (16881756)

Born: Galiani, Ferdinand an Italian wit (17201789)

Born: Geer, Charles De a Swedish naturalist (1720–?)

Born: Gibbons, Thomas a pious dissenting divine (17201785)

Died: Gibson, Edmund bishop of London (16691720)

Born: Gibson, William a remarkable instance of the strength of natural powers usefully directed (1720–?)

Died: Gregory, David elder brother of the preceding (16271720)

“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 (16871766)

Born: Guys, Peter Augustine an agreeable French writer (17201799)

Born: Harris, William a biographical compiler (1720–?)

“A Collection of curious Discourses written by eminent antiquaries upon several heads in our English antiquities,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Textus RorTensis,' &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“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 (16781735)

Born: Hell, Maximilian a learned astronomer (1720–?)

Died: Henry De St. Ignace an able divine (?–1720)

Born: Hollis, Thomas esq. of Corscombe in Dorsetshire; a gentleman whose “Memoirs.” have been printed in two splendid volumes (17201735)

Born: Hurd, Richard an eminent and accomplished prelate (17201811)

“The Modern- Justice, containing the business of a justice of peace, with precedents,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

Died: Jaeger, John Wolfgang a Lutheran divine (16471720)

Died: Jeffery, John an English divine (16471720)

“Cebetis Tabula,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

“Genealogiae 20 illustrium in Hispama famiharum,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist (16511728)

“Recueil de diverses Pieces sur la Philosophic, &c. par Mess. Leibnitz, Clarke, Newton, &c.” King, Da. William a learned archbishop of Dublin (16501729)

Died: Leake, Sir John a brave and successful English admiral (16561720)

“Bibliotheque Germanique,” Lenfant, James a learned French writer in the eighteenth century (16611686)

Born: Lennox, Charlotte a lady long distinguished for her genius and literary merit (17201765)

“Remarks on Whiston’s Scripture Politics,” Lindsay, John a learned divine

Died: Lisle, Claude De historiographer and censor royal (16441720)

Born: Macquer, Philip a French lawyer (17201770)

“Traduttori Italiani,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer (16751755)

“In 1719, Lucan.” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor (16681747)

“The Power of Love, in seven novels,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

“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 (16841722)

“Discourse concerning Pestilential Contagion,” Mead, Richard a most distinguished physician (16731754)

Born: Merrick, James an English divine and poet (1720–?)

“Half-pay Officers,” Molloy, Charles, Esq. descended from a very good family in the kingdom of Ireland (?–1690)

Born: Montague, Elizabeth a learned and ingenious English lady (17201775)

Born: Montbeliard, Philibert-Gurneau a French naturalist (1720–?)

“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 (1660–?)

“Speculum Brit, pars altera, or a delineation of Northamptonshire,” Norden, John an industrious topographer (?–1626)

“The Western Inquisition,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Propositions relating to the Controversy concerning the Trinity, in a Letter to the Rev. Mr. Enty,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

Died: Peringskiold, John a learned Northern antiquary (16541720)

Born: Poissonnier, Peter Isaac a celebrated French physician (17201797)

“The Imperial Captives,” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

“Norden’s Delineation of Northamptonshire,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“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 (?–1779)

Died: Renaudot, Eusebius a French writer (16461720)

“Letters and Negociations of Sir Ralph Sadler,” Sadler, Sir Ralph an eminent English statesman (15071587)

Died: Smith, Edward bishop of Down and Connor (16651720)

“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 (16431737)

Born: Sulzer, John George a very eminent German (17201734)

Died: Talbot, Charles lord high chancellor of Great Britain (16591720)

Born: Talbot, Catherine a very ingenious lady (17201768)

“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 (1669–?)

Born: Usher, James an ingenious writer (17201772)

Born: Vade', John Joseph a French poet of the lower order (1720–?)

“Artemira” Voltaire, Marie-Francis Arouet De the greatest literary character which France produced in the last century (16941749)

“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 (16571718)

“Rational Illustration of the Book of Common Prayer,” Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer (16861742)

Born: White, Gilbert an English divine (17201793)

Died: Wollaston, William a learned and ingenious" writer (16591720)

Born: Yorke, Philip earl of Hardwicke (17201738)

1721

Born: Akenside, Mark an English poet and physician (1721–?)

Died: Albinus, Bernard an eminent physician (16531721)

Born: Arnaud, Francis a French miscellaneous writer of considerable note (17211784)

Died: Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt] (16731721)

“Origine de la Peste,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684 (16841731)

Died: Audran, Benoit was the second son of Germain Audran (16611721)

“De libertate civitatis Florentine ejusque dominis,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662 (1662–?)

Born: Bachius, John Augustus an eminent lawyer and critic (17211756)

“La Vie de Sainte Fabronie,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit (1667–?)

Born: Baratier, John Philip a very extraordinary German scholar (17211740)

Died: Barnes, Joshua a learned divine and professor of Greek at Cambridge (16541721)

Born: Beau, John Lewis Le younger brother to the above (1721–?)

“Tractatus de jure prohibendi, quod competit opincibus in opifices,” Beier, Adrian a native of Jena (16341712)

“A memorial of the Reformation,” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century (1674–?)

“A full answer to all the Remarks of a late pamphleteer, by a member of Trinity college, Cambridge,” Bentley, Richard regius professor of divinity (1661–?)

“Relation historique de la Peste de Marseille,” Bertrand, John Baptist a French physician (1670–?)

“Disputatio de harmonia praestabilita,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

Born: Blacklock, Thomas a very extraordinary poet (1721–?)

“Modern Arians unmasked,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“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 (1668–?)

“De actis Lutheri anno 1531,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic (16851761)

“Avis et remedes, contre la Peste,” Bouillet, John a French medical writer (16901770)

Died: Bouquet, Dom Martin an eminent French historian and antiquary (16851721)

“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 (1606–?)

“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 (1659–?)

“Observations et reflexions touchant la nature, les evenements, et le traitement de la Peste de Marseilles,” Chicoyneau, Francis counsellor of state (16721752)

“An Appendix,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine (1650–?)

Died: Colston, Edward a person ever memorable for his benefactions and charities (16361721)

“Several Letters written by a noble lord to a young man at the university:” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury (16711713)

Died: Coustant, Peter a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St (16541721)

“The Letters of the Popes,” Coustant, Peter a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St (16541721)

“De divinauone & de fato,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic (16791731)

Born: Davies, Samuel an American clergyman of dissenting principles (17211766)

Died: Davis, Rowland an Irish divine (16491721)

“Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Died: Dogget, Thomas an author and an actor (?–1721)

Born: Douglas, John the late learned bishop of Salisbury (17211807)

Born: Duby, Peter Ancher Tobiesen an eminent antiquary and medailist (1721–?)

“Origines Habsburgo-Austriacae,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary (16741730)

Born: Egerton, John late bishop of Durham (17211787)

Born: Elphinston, James a miscellaneous writer and schoolmaster (17211809)

Died: Elswich, John Hekman a Lutheran divine (16841721)

Born: Erskine, John an eminent divine of the church of Scotland (17211803)

“Ortografia moderna Italiana,” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian (16821769)

“Vigilia prima noctium Ripensium,” Falster, Christian was a celebrated Danish critic and philologer of Flensburg (16901752)

Born: Fawkes, Francis a poetical and miscellaneous writer (17211763)

“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 (16711725)

Born: Fixlmillner, Placidus an eminent German astronomer (17211791)

“Essay to restore the dipping of infants in their baptism,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician (16491734)

“Historia Episcopatus Sylvicducensis,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer (?–1761)

Died: Foucault, Nicolas Joseph born at Paris Jan. 8 (16431721)

Born: Francklin, Thomas chaplain in ordinary to his majesty (17211784)

“De morbis Jurisconsultorum Epistola,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician (16881756)

“System of the Christian Philosopher,” Gamaches, Stephen Simon a writer of some eminence (16721756)

Born: Garden, Francis was born at Edinburgh June 24 (17211793)

Died: Garzi, Louis born at Rome in 1640 (16401721)

Died: Gibbons, Grinling an eminent carver in wood (?–1721)

“Logonomia Anglica,” Gill, Alexander head master of St (1564–?)

Died: Gill, John an eminent dissenting divine (16971721)

“Journey to Mequinez,” Golius, James professor of Arabic at Leyden (15961624)

Born: Guignes, Joseph De an eminent oriental scholar in France (17211800)

“The Great Concern of Salvation,” Halyburton, Thomas a pious Scotch divine (16741682)

Born: Hamilton, Robert “a skilful physician (1721–?)

“Tertulliani Apologeticus,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame (16841742)

Born: Heathcote, Ralph an ingenious English divine (17211765)

Died: Hecht, Godfrey by some said to be a brother of the preceding (?–1721)

Born: Heinecken, Christian Henry a child greatly celebrated for the wonderfully premature developemerit of his talents (1721–?)

Died: Helvetius, John Frederic a physician (16251721)

“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 (?–1684)

Died: Howe, John, Esq. a relation of the preceding (?–1721)

Died: Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“A Treatise of the Laws, or a general introduction to the common, civil, and canon law,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

Born: James, Sir William an eminent English officer in the East India service (1721–?)

“The Reasonableness and Certainty of the Christian Religion;” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine (16561727)

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 (17211786)

“Conspectus ChirurgiaR,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician (16801759)

“History of the Military Orders,” Justiniani, Bernard nephew of the above (14081489)

“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 (16521732)

Died: Laguekre, Louis a painter of histories on ceilings (?–1721)

“Synopsis historiae sacrx et ecclesiasticse, ab origine mundi ad prcesentia tempora, secundum seriem periodorum deductae,” Lampe, Frederic Adolphus a German protestant divine (1683–?)

Born: Langhorne, John an English poet and miscellaneous writer (17211768)

“The Life of Pope Sixtus V.” Leti, Gregory a voluminous writer of history (1630–?)

Died: Leydecker, Melchior an eminent protestant divine (16521721)

Died: Longepierre, Hilary Bernard De a Greek scholar and critic (16591721)

Died: Mace, Francis a learned French priest (16401721)

Born: Macknight, James a learned Scotch clergyman (1721–?)

“Cassiodori complexiones, in Epistola et Acta Apostolorum,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer (16751755)

“Lettere scientifiche,” Magalotti, Laurence a celebrated philosopher and mathematician (1637–?)

Born: Malesherbes, Christian-William De Lamoignon born at Paris (1721–?)

Born: Man, James a schoolmaster of considerable learning (17211761)

“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 (17211787)

Born: Manning, Owen an excellent antiquary and topographer (17211801)

Died: Mapletoft, John a very learned Englishman (16311721)

Died: Martin, David a protestant divine (16391721)

Born: Maubert, De Gouvest, John Henry a noted political adventurer (17211767)

Died: Maynard, Sir John a learned English lawyer (16021721)

Born: Mehegan, William Alexander a French historian (17211766)

“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 (?–1760)

Died: Misson, Francis Maximilian a distinguished lawyer (?–1721)

“The Fatal Extravagance, a tragedy,” Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain (16841738)

“an age ripe for writing.” Montesquieu, Charles De Secondat, Baron Of a very celebrated French writer (16391728)

Died: Moore, Edward an English poetical and miscellaneous writer (17111721)

“Observationes sacra?, et historico- critic^,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

Died: Moyle, Walter, Esq. (16721721)

Died: Musgrave, Dr. William an English physician and antiquary (16571721)

Died: Palaprat, John seigneur de Bigot (16501721)

“The Security of Truth, in answer to Mr. Enty,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“An Answer to a pamphlet, entitled Textf of Holy Scripture compared, &c.” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“A Reply to Mr. Enty’s late piece, entitled Truth and Liberty consistent,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“The Briton,” Philips, Ambrose an English poet (?–1749)

“Humfrey Duke of Gloucester,” Philips, Ambrose an English poet (?–1749)

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 (16851756)

Born: Robertson, William one of the most illustrious names in modern literature (17211793)

“A Survey of the Roman Stations in Britain, according to the Roman Itinerary,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary (?–1743)

Died: Saxe, Maurice, Count Of a celebrated commander (16961721)

“Institutiones Canonici,” Schilter, John an eminent jurist (?–1651)

Born: Serassi, Peter Anthony an Italian biographer (17211791)

Born: Sheridan, Thomas son to the preceding (17211788)

Born: Smollett, To Bias a historian (1721–?)

Born: Strange, Sir Robert an English engraver of the first eminence (1721–?)

“Ecclesiastical Memorials,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country (16431737)

Died: Tooke, Thomas was born in East-Kent (17071721)

Born: Torelli, Joseph an Italian mathematician (1721–?)

Died: Voyer, Marc Rene Le Voyer Be Paulmy, Marquis D'Argenson a distinguished French statesman (16521721)

“Wassii et Dukeri,” Wasse, Joseph a very learned scholar (1672–?)

Died: Watteau, Anthony (16841721)

“A conference with an Arian,” Welchman, Edward a learned English divine (16651739)

“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 (17211772)

“Leges Saxonicae,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (16851745)

Died: Wright, Nathan of Barwell (?–1721)

1722

“Specimen anatomicum exhibens novam tennium homipis intestinorum descriptionem,” Albinus, Bernard Siegfried son of the preceding (16971752)

Born: Almeida, Theodore a Portugueze priest (17221805)

Born: Askew, Anthony an excellent scholar and promoter of literature (17221774)

Died: Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6 (16621722)

Born: Baker, Sir George an eminent physician (17221743)

“La Relation historique et galante de l'invasion de PEspagne par les Maures,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678 (1678–?)

“Lettera sopra cataratta gleucomatosa,” Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon (16851756)

“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 (1674–?)

“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 (1661–?)

“Liber de officiis,” Bergler, Stephen was born at Hermanstadt (17021746)

“Miscellanea aliquot 8criptorum carmina,” Blackbourne, John a learned English divine of the last century (16831741)

“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 (?–1729)

Died: Blegny, Nicholas a French surgeon (?–1722)

Born: Bode, Christopher Augustus a learned professor of the university of Helmstadt (1722–?)

“That chemistry was capable of clearing itself from its own errors.” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Epistolae ad Ruischium clarissimum, pro sententia Malpighiana de glandulis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Born: Bordeu, Theophilus De son to the preceding (1722–?)

Born: Bougainville, John Peter De born at Paris Dec. 1 (17221763)

Died: Boulainvilliers, Henry De comte de St (16581722)

Born: Boulanger, Nicholas Anthony one of the earliest French infidels (17221759)

Born: Brocklesby, Richard an eminent English physician (1722–?)

Born: Brotier, Gabriel an eminent classical scholar and editor (17221789)

Born: Brown, John a clergyman of the church of Scotland (17221787)

“Hymns and Spiritual Songs, in three books.” Browne, Simon an able and learned minister and writer among the protestant dissenters (1680–?)

“Posthumous Works,” Browne, Sir Thomas an eminent physician and antiquary (1605–?)

“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 (17221789)

Born: Camus, Antony Le a French physician (17221772)

“Poems;” Carey, Henry a musical composer and poet

Born: Carr, John LL. D. many years an eminent schoolmaster at Hertford (17221807)

“Casimiri Oudini Commentarius de Scriptoribus Ecclesix, &c.” Cave, William a very learned divine (16371713)

“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 (1693–?)

Died: Chauveau, Rene son of the foregoing (16631722)

“Anatomy of the Human Body,” Cheselden, William an eminent surgeon and anatomist (16881764)

Died: Churchill, John duke of Marlborough (16501722)

Born: Cole, Charles Nalson an English lawyer (17221787)

“Harmonia Mensurarum,” Cotes, Roger a celebrated mathematician (1682–?)

“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 (1638–?)

Born: Cronstedt, Axel Frederic a Swedish mineralogist (17221765)

“Nouvelles maximes sur l'Education des enfans,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

“Cinq Sermons sur la verite de la religion Chretienne,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

“The Fair Circassian,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall (?–1752)

“Religious Courtship,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

“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 (15961650)

Born: Desmahis, Joseph Francis Edward De Corsembleu was born at Sully-sur-Loire in 1722 (17221761)

“The Flower-piece.” Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer (16891718)

“Historia genealogica principumSaxonite superioris, necnon origines Aulialtiiue et Sabaudicae,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary (16741730)

“Acta Erudit.” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian (16821769)

“Specimen de Suppuratione in Partibus mollibus,” Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier (16901765)

Born: Forbonnois, Francis V'Eron De an eminent political and financial writer of France (1722–?)

“Registrum Honoris de Richmond,” Gale, Roger esq. F. R. and A. Ss. eldest son of the preceding (16721744)

Born: Goussier, John James a learned French physician (17221800)

“A Letter from a nobleman abroad to his friend in England,” Granville, George viscount Lansdowne (1667–?)

“Presbyterian Prejudice displayed,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine (16871766)

“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 (16871766)

“Continuatio” Hall, Anthony a learned (16791723)

“Ten Sermons preached before and after the celebration of the Lord’s Supper,” Halyburton, Thomas a pious Scotch divine (16741682)

Born: Hasselquist, Frederick one of the favourite pupils of Linnæus (1722–?)

“Dissert, de Alexandri magni numismate,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame (16841742)

“Johannis de Fordun Scotichronicon genumum, una cum ejusdem supplemento ac continuatione,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“The History and Antiquities of Glastonbury, &c.” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

“Greek Lexicon” Hedericus, Benjamin of Haiti (16751748)

Died: Heineccius, John Gotlieb a German lawyer (16811722)

“Anatomy of the Human. Body,” Highmore, Joseph an eminent painter (1692–?)

“Observationum Physico-Chemicarum Libri tres,” Hoffmann, Frederick the most eminent physician of his name (16601737)

Born: Hommel, Charles Frederick a lawyer (17221781)

“Huetiana, ou pensees diverses de M. Huet,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“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 (16521732)

Born: Leapor, Mary a young lady of considerable poetical talent (17221746)

Born: Leland, Thomas a learned uivine and translator (17221785)

Born: Mac Lai Ne, Archibald a pious and learned clergyman (1722–?)

Died: Mailla, Joseph-Anne-Marie De Moyriac De a learned Jesuit (16701722)

“Explanation of a reasonable Method of learning the Latin language,” Marsais, Cæsar Chesneau Du a French grammarian of high reputation (16761756)

Died: Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century (16841722)

“Memoires Historiques,” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century (16841722)

Born: Meerman, Gerard a very learned lawyer and pensionary of Rotterdam was born at Leyden in 1722; of his early history (17221771)

“Jugemens des Sgavans,” Monnoye, Bernard De La a learned French poet (16411728)

“Vindicise antiquae Cnristianorum discipline, adv. J, Tolandi Nazarenum,” Mosheim, John Lawrence an illustrious German divine (16951755)

Died: Netscher, Constantine another son of Gaspard (16701722)

“Account of the success of inoculating the Smallpox.” Nettleton, Thomas a physician and miscellaneous writer (16831742)

“Arnica Responsio ad Difficultates in Julio Paulo, sive Libro de Partus Expositione, motas a, Viro amplissimo Van Bynkershoek,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (16471725)

“An Account of Trinity college, Cambridge;” Pearce, Zachary a learned English prelate (16901752)

“Inquisition-honesty displayed,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“The History of Timur bee, or the great Tamerlan,” Petis De La Croix, Francis an agreeable French writer and learned Orientalist (16541713)

“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 (?–1745)

“The Assembly,” Pitcairne, Archibald an eminent Scotch physician of the mechanical sect (1652–?)

“The History and Antiquities of Glastonbury,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England (1640–?)

Born: Pownall, Thomas a gentleman of considerable learning and political knowledge (17221784)

Died: Quesne, Abraham Du a brave French officer (16101722)

“Hibernia freed.” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

“Epigrammes Diverses.” Racine, John an illustrious French poet (16391699)

Born: Ratte, Stephen Hyacinth De a French mathematician and astronomer (17221770)

“History and Antiquities of Glastonbury,” Rawlinson, Richard an eminent antiquary (?–1779)

“An Argument in behalf of the Science of a Connoisseur.” Richardson (16651771)

“Mercury,” Roque, Anthony De La a French poet (16721744)

“Prelections on the Nature and Obligation of promissory oaths and of conscience,” Sanderson, Dr. Robert (15871662)

Born: Schonning, Gerrard a learned Norwegian (17221780)

“Nouveau Cours de Chymie suivant les Principes de Newton et de Stahl,” Senac, John a distinguished French physician (17241770)

“History of the Quakers” Sewell, William the historian of the Quakers (1650–?)

Died: Sherard, William a very learned botanist (16591722)

Born: Smart, Christopher a poet of some (1722–?)

“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 (16801752)

Born: Strack, Charles a very skilful German physician and writer (17221806)

“Graham’s dyke,” Stukeley, William an antiquary of much celebrity (16871774)

“Praelectiones Academics,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher (16351703)

Born: Tozzetti, John Targioni an eminent botanist (17221737)

“The Case of the Rector of St. Andrew, Holborn,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest (16541722)

Died: Vitringa, Campegius an eminent and learned protestant divine (16591722)

Died: Watson, James an excellent printer (?–1722)

Born: Whalley, Peter an English divine and critic (1722–?)

Died: Whitehead, George an eminent person among the Quakers (16361722)

“Selden’s. works,” Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (16851745)

Born: Witherspoon, John an eminent divine in Scotland and America (17221794)

“Anecdota Gneca sacra et profana,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

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 (16581727)

“De anatome errores detegente in medicina,” Albinus, Bernard Siegfried son of the preceding (16971752)

“Thesaurus antiquitatutn Sicilian,” Amico, Antonine D' of Messina

“Examen de difFerents points d' Anatomic, &c,” Andry, Nicholas surnamed Bois-Regard (16581742)

Born: Anich, Peter astronomer (17231766)

Born: Anquetil, Lewis-Peter a French historian (1723–?)

Born: Ansart, Andrew Joseph a French historian (17231790)

“O ratio de juris prudentia, medicina, theologia per sua principia addiscendis, Pisis habita,” Averani, Joseph was born at Florence the 19th of March 1662 (1662–?)

“Delle Scuole sacre,” Aulisio, Dominico the son of Antonio Aulisio (16491717)

“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 (1656–?)

“A translation, with notes, of a treatise of M. Bynckershoek,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding (16741744)

Died: Barre, Francis Poullain De La was born July 1647 (16471723)

Born: Basedow, John Bernard an author of some merit on the subject of education (17231790)

Died: Baxter, William an eminent grammarian and critic (16501723)

“Hungariae antiquas et novae prodromus,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary (16841756)

“Gratulatio Cardinali J. F. Barbadico, &c.” Belgrado, James an eminent Italian mathematician (17041789)

Died: Bemmel, William Van also a landscape painter (16301723)

“A Defence” Bennet, Benjamin a dissenting minister of considerable note in the beginning of the last century (1674–?)

“De Mysteriis Cereris et Bacchi,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

“Picart’s Religious Ceremonies,” Bernard, John Frederic an industrious and learned bookseller of Amsterdam (?–1752)

Born: Bertoux, William a French Jesuit (1723–?)

Born: Bertrandi, John Ambrose Maria an eminent anatomist and surgeon (17231765)

“De harmonia animi et corporis humani maxime prsestabilita commentatio hypothetica,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

“Decency and order in public worship, three Sermons,” Bisse, Thomas an English divine (?–1731)

“King Alfred, in twelve books,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“History of the Conspiracy against king William the Third,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

Born: Blackstone, Sir William knight (17231778)

“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 (?–1706)

Born: Bloch, Mark Eliezer an eminent naturalist (17231799)

Born: Boehmer, George Ralph an eminent professor of botany and anatomy in the university of Wittetnberg (17231803)

“Gabinetto armonico,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit (?–1725)

“His* toria phijosophica doctrinae de Ideis,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy (1606–?)

Died: Brueys, David Augustin a French writer of a singular character for versatility (16401723)

“Institutiones Theologicse, Dogmaticae, variis observationibus iilustratse,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine (16671729)

“Compendium of the crown laws, in three charges to the grand jury at Westminster,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding (?–1715)

Died: Campistron, John Galbert was born at Toulouse in 1656 (16561723)

Died: Camps, Francis De was born at Amiens Jan. 31 (16431723)

Born: Caraccioli, Lewis Anthony (17231803)

“Bibliotheca Historica Regni Siciliae,” Carusius, John Baptist a learned historiographer of Palermo (16731724)

Died: Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer (16671723)

Died: Chamberlayne, John son to the preceding (?–1723)

“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 (?–1723)

Born: Chambers, Sir William an eminent architect (17231796)

Died: Chapelle, John De La the descendant of a noble family (16551723)

Born: Chapman, George LL. D. a learned schoolmaster in Scotland (17231806)

Died: Clarke, William a learned divine and antiquary (?–1723)

“History of the United Provinces,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding (16571736)

Born: Cooper, John Gilbert an English poet and miscellaneous writer (17231769)

“Philosophical and Mathematical Institutions,” Corsini, Edward a monk of the Ecoles-Pies (17021765)

“Bibliotheca Literaria,” Cosin, John an English prelate (15941619)

Born: Cramer, John Andrew of another family (17231738)

“Nouveau volume des Sermons,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

Died: Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe (16431723)

“Memoirs of cardinal de Retz,” Daval, Peter esq. of the Middle Temple

“Necrologe de Port-royal,” Desmares, Toussaint priest of the oratory (15991687)

“A Complete Body of Practical Divinity,” Doolittle, Thomas an eminent nonconformist (1730–?)

“Corpus historicum medii aevi,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary (16741730)

“The History of Tangiers,” Eryceira, Ferdinand De Meneses, Count D' a Portuguese writer (1614–?)

Born: Essex, Jamks a man whose astonishing knowledge of gothic architecture could only be equalled by his modesty (17231787)

“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 (16151672)

“Auberti Minci Opera Diplomatics et Historica,” Foppens, John Francis an eminent historian and biographer (?–1761)

Born: Freytag, Frederic Gotthilf an eminent literary historian (17231776)

“Pharmacopoeia Domestica,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician (1654–?)

“De Dysenteria alba in puerpera Dissertatio,” Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician (16881756)

“Vindiciae Kircherianae, seu defensio concordantiarum Graecarum Conradi Kircheri, adversus Abr. Trommii animadversiones;” Gagnier, John an eminent orientalist (?–1740)

Died: Gildon, Charles a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (16651723)

Born: Grainger, James an English poet and physician (1723–?)

“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 (16871766)

“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 (16871766)

“A Letter of Thanks to Mr. Benjamin Bennet,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine (16871766)

Born: Gruner, John Frederick an eminent divine and critical scholar (17231778)

Died: Hall, Anthony a learned (16791723)

Died: Hase, Theodore De an eminent doctor and minister of Bremen (16821723)

“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 (16781760)

Died: Henault, Charles John Francis an eminent French writer (16851723)

“Traite Philosophique de laFoiblesse de I'esprit huniain,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

“Poetical Register, or Lives and Characters of the English dramatic poets,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

Died: Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors (16621723)

“Conspectus Formularum Medicarum,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician (16801759)

Born: Knowles, Thomas was a native of Ely (17231802)

“Les Mosurs des Sauvages, compare'es aux mceurs des premiers siecles,” Lafitau, Joseph Francis a French writer (?–1755)

Died: Leuwenhoek, Anthony a celebrated Dutch philosopher (16321723)

Born: Lindsey, Theophilus a Socinian writer (1723–?)

Born: Louis, Anthony an eminent French surgeon (1723–?)

Born: Magalhaens, John Hyacinth De said to be a lineal descendant (17231790)

“Canzonette Anacreontiche di Lindoro Eleato” Magalotti, Laurence a celebrated philosopher and mathematician (1637–?)

Died: Mare, Nicolas De La was a principal magistrate of the Chatelet under Louis XIV. who reposed great confidence in him (?–1723)

Born: Marmontel, John Francis one of the most distinguished French writers of the eighteenth century (17231783)

Born: Martin, Thomas an English antiquary (17231771)

Died: Mather, Increase youngest son of the preceding (16351723)

Born: Mayer, Tobias one of the greatest astronomers and mechanics of the last century (17231762)

“Harveian Oration,” Mead, Richard a most distinguished physician (16731754)

Born: Merian, John Bernard perpetual secretary of the academy of sciences at Berlin (17231807)

“Considerations for promoting Agriculture,” Molesworth, Robert viscount Molesworth of Swordes in Ireland (1677–?)

“The last Judgment of Men and AngeU, in twelve books, after the manner of Milton,” Newcomb, Thomas son of a worthy clergy (1675–?)

Died: Nicolson, William a learned English prelate and antiquary (16551723)

“Theological Works,” Papin, Isaac some time a minister of the church of England (16571709)

Died: Pouget, Francis Ame' a French divine (16661723)

Born: Price, Richard an eminent dissenting minister and political writer (17231739)

Born: Reed, Joseph a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (17231790)

Born: Reynolds, Sir Joshua the most illustrious painter of the English school (1723–?)

Born: Rhunken, David ao eminent scholar (17231798)

Died: Rivinus, Augustus Qurinus an eminent botanist and physician (16521723)

Died: Robinson, John a distinguished English prelate and statesman (16501723)

“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 (16791729)

Born: Ruffhead, Owen a law and miscellaneous writer (17231798)

Died: Russel, Lord William the third son of the preceding (?–1723)

“the object was all nature and physic, no grace.” Rutty, John a medical observer and writer of very considerable learning (?–1775)

Died: Sallengre, Albert Henry De an ingenious and laborious writer (16941723)

Born: Sandeman, Robert from whom a religious sect is generally named (17231771)

“Hymns,” Santeul, Claude brother of the preceding (16281684)

Died: Settle, Elkanah a poetaster (16481723)

Born: Smith, Adam the celebrated author of the “Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (17231788)

“Memoirs of' bishop Atterbury, from his birth to his banishment,” Stackhouse, Thomas a learned and laborious divine (16801752)

Died: Tallard, Camille D'Hostun, Count Of an admired general (16521723)

Died: Terrasson, Andrew the first of a literary family of considerable note in France (?–1723)

“Justin Martyr,” Thirlby, Styan LL. D. a very ingenious and learned English critic (16921753)

Died: Trenchard, John an English political writer (16691723)

Died: Valsalva, Antony Maria an eminent physician (16661723)

“Elogia Gallorum.” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (16661726)

1724

Born: Æpinus, Francis-Marie-Ulrick-Theodore a German physician of considerable eminence (17241802)

Died: Alexander, Noel, In Latin Natalis a learned ecclesiastical writer of the 17th century (16391724)

Died: Amman, John Conrad a Swiss physician (16691724)

Died: Amory, Thomas a dissenting minister of considerable note (17011724)

Born: Andreæ, John Gerard Reinhard a German apothecary of considerable learning and excellent character (17241793)

Born: Anstey, Christopher an ingenious poet of the eighteenth century (17241754)

“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 (16691744)

Born: Ashby, George an English divine and antiquary (1724–?)

“De ia Contagion cle la Peste,” Astruc, John a very celebrated French physiciaiTj was born in 1684 (16841731)

“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 (17241791)

Born: Bastide, John Francis De La a very industrious French writer (1724–?)

Died: Bedford, Hilkiah of Sibsey (16631724)

“Nuova propozitione intorno alia caruncula dell' uretra della carnosita, &c.” Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon (16851756)

“Exercitationes Mathematics?,” Bernoulli, Daniel a celebrated physician and philosopher (17001782)

“Epistola de eclipsi soils die Maii, 1724,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

“Memorie concernenti la citta d'Urbino,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

“De origine et permissione Mali, &c.” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

“Specimen doctrinae veterum Sinarum moralis et politicae,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

“A treatise on Consumptions and other distempers belonging to the breast and lungs,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

Died: Bockhorst, John Van called also Langhen-Jan (16101724)

“Atrocis nee descripti prius morbi histoia, secundum medicae artis leges conscripta,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Elementa Chemise quae anniversario labore uocnit in publicis, privatisque scholis,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Died: Boivin, Louis brother to the preceding (?–1724)

“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 (16881753)

Born: Bourget, Dom John was born at the village of Beaumains near Falaise (1724–?)

Died: Bridges, John esq. of Barton- Seagrave (16661724)

“De Vita et Scriptis Cl. Etringeri,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy (1606–?)

“Examen du poema (de M. Racine) sur la grace,” Brumoy, Peter a celebrated French writer (1688–?)

“Traite* des premieres verites,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“History of the Pagan Philosophy,” Burigny, Levesque De was born at Rheims in 1691 (16911785)

Born: Busching, Anthony Frederic an eminent geographer (17241793)

Born: Carleton, Sir Guy late lord Dorchester (17241757)

Died: Carusius, John Baptist a learned historiographer of Palermo (16731724)

“Universal Gravity,” Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher (1688–?)

Born: Champion, Anthony a miscellaneous writer (17241801)

“Antiquitates Asiaticae.” Chishull, Edmund a learned divine and antiquary

Died: Choisi, Francis Timoleon De dean of the cathedral at Bayeux (16441724)

“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 (16761704)

“Musicus apparatus Academicus.” Croft, William a musician (16571727)

Died: Cross, Michael an English artist (?–1724)

“Summa Logicae,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

Born: Curtius, Michael Conrad professor of history and rhetoric at Marpurg (1724–?)

“Tour through England” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Born: Denton, Thomas a clergyman who is entitled to a place in this Dictionary (1724–?)

Born: Derrick, Samuel a native of Ireland (1724–?)

“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 (15961650)

“Les Meditations metaphysiques touchant la premiere philosophic,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction (15961650)

“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 (15961650)

“Les Principes de la Philosophic,” Des Cartes, Rene a modern philosopher of high distinction (15961650)

“History of Civil Law,” Duck, Arthur an English civilian (15801649)

“Original Poems, Translations, Essays, and Letters,” Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer (16891718)

“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 (16711725)

“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 (16491734)

Born: Fordyce, Sir William another brother of the pre* ceding (1724–?)

“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 (16881756)

Died: Gaultier, John Baptist was born about 1685 (16851724)

“A Life of cardinal d'Amboise, with a parallel of other cardinals who have been ruling statesmen,” Gendre, Louis Le a French historian (16591733)

Died: Grandet, Joseph was a pious and learned curate of St (?–1724)

Born: Gregory, John professor of medicine in the university of Edinburgh (1724–?)

“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 (16871766)

“Hebrew Grammar,” Guarin, Peter a learned Benedictine (1678–?)

Died: Guy, Thomas founder of Guy’s hospital (?–1724)

Died: Hautefeuille, John an ingenious mechanic (16471724)

“Oratio cle actione oratoris, sive corporis eloquentia,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame (16841742)

“Robert of Gloucester’s Chronicle,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary (16781735)

Born: Hervey, Augustus John third earl of Bristol (17241779)

Born: Home, John a clergyman of the church of Scotland (17241808)

Died: Hoogstraten, David Van a professor of the belles lettres (16581724)

“Tacitus- de moribus Germanorum,” Jablonski, Theodore brother to the preceding (16541731)

“The complete Court Keeper, or lord steward’s assistant,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

Died: Jenks, Benjamin a pious English divine and writer (16461724)

Died: Jones, Jeremiah a learned dissenting divine (16931724)

Born: Kant, Immanuel a German writer (17241804)

Born: Klopstock, Frederic Theophilus a German poet of the greatest renown (17241803)

“Life of Erasmus,” Knight, Samuel, D. D. an English antiquary and biographer (?–1746)

Born: Lacombe, James a diligent French miscellaneous historian (1724–?)

Died: Lallouette, Ambrose a French ecclesiastic (16531724)

“Commentarius Analytico-exegeticus evangelii secundum Joannem,” Lampe, Frederic Adolphus a German protestant divine (1683–?)

Died: Lutti, Benedict an Italian artist (16661724)

“Miscellanea Graecorum aliquot Scriptorum Carmina, cum versione Latina & Nods,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor (16681747)

“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 (16701733)

“Vice and luxury public mischiefs,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings (16701733)

“Remarks upon the Fable of the Bees,” Mandeville, Bernard De an author of temporary celebrity in the last century for his writings (16701733)

“De Transitu Mercurii per Solem, anno 1723,” Manfredi, Eustachio a celebrated astronomer and mathematician (16741739)

Died: Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

“Tractatus de casibus, et excommunicationibus episcopis reservatis, confectusad normam label lae Lucanse,” Mansi, John Dominique a very learned Italian prelate (16921769)

Died: Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit (?–1724)

“Veterum Scriptorum et Monumentorum Ecclesiasticorum, et dogmaticorum, amplissima collectio,” Martenne, Edmund a benedictine of the congregation of St (16541739)

Died: Mopinot, Simon a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St (16851724)

“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 (16471724)

Died: Orleans, Lewis Duke Of a learned and pious prince of the s blood royal of France (17031724)

“El Parnaso Espannol Pintoresco laureado, &c. Tomo Tercero, Madrid,” Palomino, Don Acislo Antonio Y Velasco a Spanish painter and writer on the art (?–1726)

Died: Pictet, Benedict a theologian and historian (16551724)

Died: Pratt, Charles, Earl Camden an eminent English lawyer (17131794)

Died: Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine (16481724)

Born: Rolt, Richard an English historical and miscella* neous writer (17241770)

Died: Sacheverell, Henry a man whose history affords a very striking example of the folly of party spirit (?–1724)

Died: Sarnelli, Pompey a learned Italian prelate (16491724)

Born: Senac, John a distinguished French physician (17241770)

“Synopseos Chtrurgicge Libri vi.” Severinus, Marcus Aurelius a distinguished physician (15801656)

“On the Juice of the Grape,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Born: Smeaton, John a very celebrated mechanic and civil engineer (1724–?)

“A Funeral Sermon on Mr. Richard Sayer, bookseller,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury (16601730)

Born: Stubbs, Geokge a celebrated anatomist and painter of animals (17241806)

“Viearia Leodiensis: or, The History of the Church of Leeds, &c.” Thoresby, Ralph an eminent antiquary (16581680)

Born: Thornton, Bonnell a miscellaneous writer of genuine humour (1724–?)

Born: Watson, John the historian of Halifax (17241783)

Died: Welsted, Leonard a minor poet and miscellaneous writer (16891724)

“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 (16821724)

1725

“De Vita et rebus gestis Mohammedis liber, Arab, et Lat. cum notis,” Abulfeda, Ishmael a learned Arabian geographer and historian (12751331)

“Systema Jurisprudentiae Medicse,” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician (16821757)

Born: Allioni, Charles a celebrated Piedmontese physician (17251804)

“Observations introductory to an historical Essay on the Knighthood of the Bath,” Anstis, John a learned heraldic writer (16691744)

“De titulis quos S. Evaristus Romania presbyteris distribuit,” Antonelli, Nicholas Maria count of Pergola (16971767)

“Vigneul Marvilliana,” Argonne, Noel, Called Dom Bonaventure D' was born at Paris in 1634 (1634–?)

“Dissertationes de colore et tinclura comarum et de civitate Romana Apostoli Pauli,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist (17021728)

“Histoire de la Theriaque,” Bagard, Charles an eminent French physician (16861772)

“Anti-Baillet” Baillet, Adrian an eminent French critic (1649–?)

“Original Poems, serious and humourous,” Baker, Henry an ingenious and diligent naturalist (16981762)

Born: Bakewell, Robert the most successful and celebrated experimental farmer ever known in England (17251760)

Died: Baldini, John Anthony an Italian count (16541725)

“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 (16741744)

Died: Basil, St. surnamed The Great (?–1725)

“Thesaurus Monumentorum Eccl. et Hist. &c.” Basnage, James (1653–?)

Died: Baune, James De La a learned French Jesuit (16491725)

“Novi Testarmenti Graeci recte cauteque adornandi prodromus,” Bengel, John Albert a learned German divine (1687–?)

“Agide re di Sparta,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess (1703–?)

“De Trajano non Optimo,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

“De Stephanophoris veterum,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding (?–1751)

Born: Bergius, Bengts brother of the preceding (17251784)

“Delectus argumentorum,” Bergler, Stephen was born at Hermanstadt (17021746)

Born: Bever, Thomas LL. D. an eminent scholar and civilian (17251791)

“Dissertatio historico-catoptrica de speculo Archimedis,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

“Dilucidationes philosophies; de Deo, anima, &c.” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

“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 (?–1729)

“A critical dissertation upon the Spleen,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“Just prejudices against the Arian hypothesis,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“Histoire physique de la Mer,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Anatomical works,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Died: Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit (?–1725)

“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 (16881753)

Born: Bowle, John an ingenious scholar (17251788)

“An instruction to a person newly confirmed, &c.” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer (1667–?)

“Elemens de Metaphysique a la portée de tout le monde,” Buffier, Claude a learned metaphysician (16611737)

“Thesaurus monumentorum ecclesiasticorum & historicorum,” Canisius, Henry the nephew of Peter Canisius (?–1597)

“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 (15731631)

Died: Catherine, Alexievna a country girl of the name of Martha (16881725)

“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 (?–1750)

“Diet, de Justice, Police, et Finances,” Chasles, Gregory De who was born August 17 (1659–?)

Died: Chauvin, Stephen a protestant clergyman (16401725)

Born: Clive, Robert son of Richard Clive (1725–?)

Born: Clover, Joseph an ingenious professor of the veterinary art (17251811)

“Practical Discourses” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine (1650–?)

“Collection of Treatises on the Bath Waters,” Coryate, Thomas the eccentric son of the preceding (15771617)

“De Summa pryedicationis apostolicae, quod Jesus sit Christus,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine (16781699)

“Compendium Logicrc,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

“Reflexions sur Futilite des mathematiques,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

Born: Darcy, Patrick, Count of a noble and ancient family in Ireland (1725–?)

“The Life and Piracies of captain Singleton,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Born: Dyer, Samuel a man of great learning (1725–?)

Born: Ebert, John Arnold who was born at Hamburgh Feb. 8 (17251795)

“Sermons upon various subjects, preached to young people,” Evans, John a dissenting divine of Wales (?–1730)

Died: Fiddes, Richard an English divine (16711725)

“Historia Cœlestis Britannica,” Flamsteed, John a very eminent English astronomer (1646–?)

Died: Fleury, Claude a celebrated French ecclesiastical historian (16401725)

“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 (16751752)

Died: Gacon, Francis a French poet (16671725)

“The Moral Characters of Theophrastus, translated from the Greek, with notes, and a Critical Essay on Characteristic Writing,” Gally, Henry an English divine (16961769)

“Dissertatio Inauguralis de solidis humani corporis partibus,” Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician (1705–?)

Born: Glass, John son of the above (1725–?)

“De Perspiratione insensibili,” Gorter, John De a physician (16891783)

Died: Gouye, Thomas a French mathematician (16501725)

“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 (16871766)

“An Appendix by way of Answer to the Critical Historian’s Review,” Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine (16871766)

Died: Harris, Walter a learned English physician (16471725)

“Lucretius,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame (16841742)

Born: Howe, Richard fourth viscount Howe (17251797)

“Sacrae antiquitatis monumenta historica, dogmatica, diplomatica,” Hugo, Charles Louis a voluminous author in Latin and French (?–1735)

“The Student’s Companion, or reason of the law,” Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer (16861744)

“Conspectus Therapeiae generalis, &c. Tabnlis 20 methodo Stahliana conscriptus,” Juncker, Gottlob John a learned physician (16801759)

Died: Ibbot, Dr. Benjamin an ingenious and learned writer (16801725)

Born: Keppel, Augustus a celebrated English admiral (17251786)

Born: Kippis, Andrew an eminent dissenting divine and biographer (1725–?)

Born: Lacombe De Prezel, Honore brother of the former (1725–?)

Born: Lorry, Anne-Charles a learned French physician (17251783)

Born: Lort, Michael a learned and amiable clergyman (17251754)

“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 (16701733)

“A Stage-coach Journey to Exeter,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

“Bath Intrigues,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady (?–1724)

“Histoire Physique de la Mer,” Marsigli, Lewis Ferdinand an Italian (16581730)

Born: Mason, William a distinguished poet and divine of the last century (17251754)

“The Fatal Extravagance, a tragedy, enlarged,” Mitchell, Joseph was the son of a stone-cutter in North-Britain (16841738)

Born: Montucla, John Stephen a celebrated mathematician (17251799)

“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 (1700–?)

“De pura dictione Latina,” Morhof, Daniel George a very learned German (16391687)

“Tablettes Geographiques,” Nantigni, Louis Chazot De a celebrated genealogist (16921755)

Died: Nesbit, Alexander was the youngest son of lord-president Nesbit (16721725)

Born: Newton, John an English clergyman (17251750)

“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 (16761805)

“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 (16851739)

“Religion and Philosophy, a Tale;” Pack, Richardson an English poetical and miscellaneous writer (16801728)

“A Paraphrase and Notes on the Epistle of St. Paul to the Philippians,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Dissertation on the Council of Constance,” Petit-Didier, Matthew a celebrated Benedictine (16591728)

“Comm. des observations et consultations surlaContume d'Anjou,” Pineau, Gabriel Du a celebrated lawyer (15731644)

“Belisarius.” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

Born: Ramler, Charles William a German poet of great celebrity in his own country (17251798)

“Medicinal Earths.” Rivinus, Augustus Qurinus an eminent botanist and physician (16521723)

Died: Rue, Charles De La a French orator and poet (16431725)

Born: Scopoli, John Anthony an eminent naturalist (17251788)

“Memoir on the Natural History of Medicinal Waters,” Short, Thomas a physician of the early part of the last century (?–1762)

Died: Smith, John an English divine of distinguished learning (16591725)

“IterBoreale,” Stukeley, William an antiquary of much celebrity (16871774)

“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 (16841763)

“Antiquitates Prioratus majoris Malverne,” Thomas, William born in 1670 (16701788)

“Ecclesiastical Discipline,” Thomassin, Lewis a learned French divine (16191695)

“Arsacidarum impetium, sive regum Parthorum histoiia ad fidem numismatum accommodata,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist (1632–?)

“UnTraite du Mouvement et de laMesure des Eaux Courantes, &c.” Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest (16541722)

Born: Venn, Henry a pious divine of the church of England (17251740)

“Curse philologicae et criticae in omnes libros N. T.” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar (16831739)

1726

“Specimen medicoe Theologicae,” Alberti, Michael avery eminent German physician (16821757)

“Pleasant Musical Companion,” Aldrich, Henry an eminent scholar and divine (16471710)

Died: Alsop, Anthony a poetical and miscellaneous English writer (?–1726)

Died: Ancourt, Florent-Carton D' an eminent French actor and dramatic writer (16611726)

“Componimenti poetici delle piu illustri rimatrici d'ogni seculo,” Andreini, Isabella wife to the preceding (15621604)

“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 (16431697)

“Oratio de delectu scriptorum qui juventuti in scholis prcelegendi sunt,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist (17021728)

Died: Baccalar-Y-Sanna, Don Vincent marquis of St (?–1726)

Born: Ballexserd, N. James citizen of Geneva (17261774)

“Componimenti poetici dc-lle piu illustri rimatrici d'ogni secolo,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess (1703–?)

Born: Bertram, Philip-Ernest professor of law at Halle (17261777)

“Epistola anatomica adJosephum. Puteum Bononiensem,” Bianchi, John an Italian naturalist (16931775)

“Discourses on the Gout, Rheumatism, and the King’s Evil,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

Died: Boivin, John professor of Greek in the royal college of Paris (?–1726)

Died: Brady, Dr. Nicholas an English divine of good parts and learning (?–1726)

Born: Bruckner, John a Lutheran divine (1726–?)

“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 (17261749)

Died: Chaulieu, William Anfreye De was born at Fontenay in Normandy (16391726)

Died: Clagett, Nicolas younger brother to the preceding (16541726)

“Life and Posthumous Works,” Claridge, Richard a writer of eminence among the Quakers (1649–?)

“Xenophont. Ephesii Ephesiacorum Libri V. de Amoribus Anthite et Abrocomse,” Cocchi, Anthony of Florence (16931758)

Born: Coote, Sir Eyke a descendant of the preceding family (1726–?)

Born: Cotes, Francis an English artist (17261770)

“De genuina indole fidei Jesum ceu Christum recipientis,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine (16781699)

Died: Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow (16651726)

“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 (16631750)

“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 (16631750)

“De niente hutnana, &c. dissert, philosophicotheologica,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

“Traite d'Algebra,” Crousaz, John Peter De an eminent philosopher and mathematician (16631750)

Born: Dalrymple, David an eminent Scotch lawyer and antiquary (1726–?)

“Political History of the Devil,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

“A System of Magic,” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

Born: Deleyue, Alexander one of the French Encyclopaedists (17261797)

“Miscellanea Curiosa,” Derham, William an excellent philosopher and divine (1657–?)

“Memoires de litterature,” Desmolets, Peter Nicolas librarian of the house of the oratory in the rue St (16771760)

“Philosophical Observations and Experiments of Dr. Robert Hooke,” Digby, Sir Kenelm who once enjoyed the reputation of a philosopher (1603–?)

“A history of the lateral operation for the stone,” Douglas, James an eminent physician (1675–?)

Died: Dumont, John baron of Carlscroon (?–1726)

“A volume of Sermons in French,” Durand, David a very eloquent French protcstant preacher at the Savoy in London (16791782)

Born: Fabricy, Gabriel a French Dominican (17261800)

Died: Feller, Joachim Frederic the son of the preceding (16731726)

“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 (16511715)

“Observations on Dr. Freind’s History of Physic, &c.” Freind, John a learned English physician (16751752)

Born: Furneaux, Pmup a learned dissenting clergyman (1726–?)

Died: Gabbiani, Antony Domenick an Italian artist (16521726)

Born: Gabrini, Thomas Maria (1726–?)

Born: Gin, Peter Louis Claude a voluminous and useful French writer of the last century (17261807)

“The principles of religion explained for the instruction of the weak,” Greene, Thomas a worthy English prelate (16581738)

“Josephus,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame (16841742)

“Notizia de Libri rari nella Lingua Italiana,” Haym, Nicolas Francis a native of Rome (?–1730)

Born: Howard, John the indefatigable friend of the poor and unfortunate (17261765)

Born: Hutton, James an ingenious philosopher of the sceptical class (1726–?)

“A New and Fall Method of settling the Canonical Authority of the New Testament,” Jones, Jeremiah a learned dissenting divine (16931724)

Born: Jones, William a late venerable and pious divine of the church of England (17261792)

Born: Ingram, Robert a worthy English divine (17261804)

“Euripidis Hecuba^ Orestes, & Phcenissae,” King, John rector of Chelsea (16521732)

“Dean Colet,” Knight, Samuel, D. D. an English antiquary and biographer (?–1746)

Died: Kolben, Peter a celebrated traveller (16741726)

Born: Larcher, Peter Henry an eminent French scholar and translator (1726–?)

“Vindication of the Church of England,” Lindsay, John a learned divine

Born: Madan, Martin a celebrated preacher and writer (17261790)

“Dictionnaire Geographique, Historique, et Critique,” Martiniere, Anthony-Augustin Bruzen De La a French author of considerable celebrity about the beginning of the last century (16841722)

“The works of Andrew Marvell, esq.” Marvell, Andrew a very ingenious and witty English writer (16201678)

Born: Mengs, Antony Raphael a celebrated modern painter (17261779)

“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 (?–1760)

“A Vindication of the Church of England,” Milbourne, Luke a poetical writer of no very honourable reputation (?–1667)

Born: Millot, Claude Francis Xavier a late French historian (1726–?)

“Osteology, or Treatise on the Anatomy of the Bones,” Monro, Alexander, M. D. an eminent anatomist (16971802)

Born: Morand, John Francis Clement son of the preceding (17261784)

“Abrege de Chronologic,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16421737)

“Entretiens de Ciceron sur la nature des Dieux,” Olivet, Joseph Thoulier D' an elegant French writer (1682–?)

Died: Palomino, Don Acislo Antonio Y Velasco a Spanish painter and writer on the art (?–1726)

Born: Paoli, Pascal De a very distinguished character in modern times (17261807)

“Reverendi admodum in Christo patris Samuelis Parkeri episcopi de rebus sui temporis commentariorum libri quatuor,” Parker, Samuel a man of some learning (16401730)

Born: Pennant, Thomas an eminent traveller (1726–?)

Born: Philidor, Andrew an eminent musician and chess-player (1726–?)

Born: Robertson, Joseph a learned English divine and miscellaneous writer (1726–?)

Died: Rysbrach, John Michael a very eminent sculptor (16941726)

“A Survey of the Roman Antiquities in the Midland Counties in England,” Salmon, Nathaniel an English antiquary (?–1743)

“Homo diluvii testis,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

Died: Schmidt, John Andrew a learned Lutheran divine (16521726)

“Elements of Geometry” Schmidt, John Andrew a learned Lutheran divine (16521726)

Died: Sewell, George an English poet and physician (?–1726)

“Dictionary,” Sewell, William the historian of the Quakers (1650–?)

“New Practice of Physic,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

“Sixty Sermons,” Smalridge, George a learned prelate (16631729)

Died: Smith, William a learned English divine and translator (17111726)

“Sermons” Terrasson, Andrew the first of a literary family of considerable note in France (?–1723)

“Winter,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

“Posthumous Works” Toland, John an English writer (1669–?)

“On Budgel’s Philosopher’s Prayer,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Born: Tyers, Thomas a miscellaneous writer of considerable talents (17261787)

“School-Master,” Upton, James a classical scholar and editor (16701728)

Died: Valentinus, Michael Bernard a botanical and medical writer (16571726)

Died: Vernon, Thomas a learned lawyer (?–1726)

Born: Weisse, Christian Felix a modern German poet and miscellaneous writer of great fame in his country (17261804)

Died: West, Richard lord-chancellor of Ireland (?–1726)

Died: Wharton, Philip, Duke Of son to the preceding (16991726)

“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 (16381726)

Born: Wolfe, Major- General James a brave English officer (1726–?)

“Johannis Confratris et Monachi Glastoniensis Chronica,” Wood, Anthony an eminent English antiquary and biographer (16321695)

1727

Died: Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine (16581727)

Born: Adanson, Michel an eminent French naturalist (1727–?)

“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 (1698–?)

Died: Aler, Paul a learned French Jesuit (16561727)

“Opere inedite di Ludovico Castelvetro,” Argellati, Philip an Italian printer (16851755)

“Botanicou Parisiense,” Aubriet, Claude a celebrated painter of flowers (?–1740)

“Horti medici acad. Altorf. Historia,” Baier, John James a celebrated physician (16771735)

Born: Barrington, The Hon. Daines fourth son of the preceding (1727–?)

Born: Beaumelle, Laurence Angliviel De La a French writer of some note (17271773)

“Trias casuum memorabilium medicorum,” Behrens, Conrad Bertold a German physician of note (16601736)

Born: Belloi, Peter Lawrence Buyrette Du of the French academy (1727–?)

Born: Berthoud, Ferdinand an eminent French marine clock-maker (1727–?)

“Epistolas Anatomicse duse,” Bianchi, John Baptist a celebrated Italian anatomist (1681–?)

“A Latin translation of Hughes’s Ode to the Creator.” Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer (1705–?)

“Dissertations on a Dropsy, a Tympany, the Jaundice, the Stone, and the Diabetes,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

Born: Blondel, James Augustus an English physician (1727–?)

“Botanicon Parisiense,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“Miscellaneous Tracts.” Bowyer, William the most learned English printer of whom we have any account (1699–?)

“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 (1656–?)

Died: Bretonnier, Bartholomew Joseph advocate of the parliament of Paris (16561727)

“Institutiones Historiae Philosophicae,” Brucker, John James the learned author of the “History of Philosophy (1606–?)

“Opuscula Medico botanica,” Bruckman, Francis Ernest a German physician and botanist (16971753)

“Miscellanea Sacra,” Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine (16671729)

“Phsedrus,” Burman, Peter the eminent philologist (16681715)

“Abridged system of Mathematics,” Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher (1688–?)

Born: Castello, Gabriel Lancelot an eminent Italian antiquary (17271776)

“Courtier,” Castiglione, Balthazar an eminent Italian nobleman (14781529)

“Reflections on the Conduct of the Modern Deists, in their late writings against Christianity,” Chandler, Samuel an eminent dissenting minister (1693–?)

Born: Chapone, Hester an ingenious English lady (17271799)

Born: Cipriani, John Baptist an eminent artist (17271785)

“Medicinae laudatio in Gymnasio Pisis habita,” Cocchi, Anthony of Florence (16931758)

“Defence of the doctrine of the Resurrection of the same Body,” Cockburn, Catharine a lady much distinguished by her literary accomplishments (16791739)

Born: Commerson, Philibert doctor of physic (17271773)

“Positiones theolog. ex pastorali instructione sancti Pauli ad Titum data,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine (16781699)

Died: Croft, William a musician (16571727)

“De legibus,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic (16791731)

“History of the Devil.” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer (16631787)

“Nouvelles dccouvertes en medicine,” Desault, Peter a French physician (16751737)

“Summer” Dodington, George Bubb (16911762)

“Imitations tirees du Latin de Jean Bonnefons, avec autres amours et melanges poetiques,” Durant not Durand (?–1590)

Died: Eyben, Hulderie an eminent lawyer (16631727)

Born: Falk, John Peter one of the scientific travellers (1727–?)

“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 (16791739)

Died: Folkes, Martin an eminent English scholar and antiquary (16901727)

“Elements of the Geometry of Infinites,” Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier De the son of Frangois le Bovier de Fonienelle (16571757)

“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 (?–1738)

“Adami de Domersham Hist, de rebus gestis Glastonensibus,” Fox, John an eminent English divine and churchhistorian (15171587)

Born: Frisi, Paul a very eminent philosopher and mathematician (17271784)

“Introductio ad prudentiam; or directions, counsels and cautions, tending to prudent management of affairs of common life,” Fuller, Thomas an English physician (1654–?)

Born: Gainsborough, Thomas an admirable English artist (17271788)

“Beggar’s Opera;” Gay, John a very popular English poet (1688–?)

Born: Gebelin, Anthony Court De an eminent French writer of the last century (1727–?)

“De Secretione humorum in sanguine,” Gorter, John De a physician (16891783)

“De Respirationis mechanismo et usu genuino,” Hamberger, George Edward professor of chemistry and of the practice of medicine in the university of Jena (1697–?)

“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 (1697–?)

“Account of his Life and Writings,” Hammond, Anthony, Esq. descended from a family long situated at Somersham-place (?–1738)

“Series numismatum antiquorum Henr. Adriani a Mark,” Havercamp, Sigebert a classical editor of considerable fame (16841742)

“Historical and Critical Remarks,” Higgons, Bevil younger son of sir Thomas (16701735)

“Fcedera,” Holmes, George an English antiquary (1662–?)

Died: Hooper, Dr. George an eminent English divine (16401727)

Died: Hoste, Paul born May 19 (16521727)

Died: Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine (16561727)

Born: Jenkinson, Charles earl of Liverpool (17271750)

Born: Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet (17271812)

Died: Leng, John a learned English prelate (16651727)

“Continuation,” Lewis, John a learned English divine and antiquary (?–1746)

Died: Martelli, Peter James an eminent Italian poet (16651727)

“A treatise on the Religion of the ancient Gauls,” Martin, James a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St (1694–?)

“Commentarium in mutilum Campanioe Atnphitheatri titulum, aliasque nonnullas Inscriptiones,” Mazochi, Alexius Symmachus an Italian philologer and antiquary (16841771)

Died: Menzikoff, Alexander was a prince of the Russian empire (?–1727)

“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 (1700–?)

Born: Murphy, Arthur a dramatic and miscellaneous writer (17271729)

“An Ode to the Queen, on the happy accession of their Majesties to the Crown,” Newcomb, Thomas son of a worthy clergy (1675–?)

“A System of the World,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16421737)

“Travels of Gemelli Carreri,” Noble, Eustache De one of the most indefatigable writers of his time (16431711)

“Ethica Christiana” Ostervald, John Frederick one of the most celebrated Swiss divines of the latter age (1663–?)

Died: Pattison, William an unfortunate poet (17061727)

“A Paraphrase and Notes on the Epistle to the, Hebrews,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Dissertation sur une Nouvelle Methode de faire l'Operation de la Cataracte,” Petit, Francis Pourfour Du a learned physician (16641741)

“Miscellany,” Pitt, Christopher an English poet (1699–?)

“Money’s the Mistress” Quin, James a celebrated actor (16931700)

“Scheme;” Rogers, Dr. John an English divine (16791729)

“Decameron” Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian (16871767)

Born: Sanders, Robert an English writer (1727–?)

“Discours sur la Methode de Franco, et sur celle de M. Rau touchant l'Operation de la Taille,” Senac, John a distinguished French physician (17241770)

Died: Sergardi, Louis an eminent satirist (?–1727)

“Dispensatory of the College of Physicians of Edinburgh,” Shaw, Peter a physician of the last century

Died: Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine (16531727)

“Twelve Sermons, on several occasions,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury (16601730)

Born: Sumorokof, Alexander denominated the founder of the Russian theatre (1727–?)

“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 (1676–?)

Born: Turgot, Anne-Robert-James a French minister of state (17271781)

“Botanicon Parisiense,” Vaillant, Sebastian a distinguished botanist (1669–?)

“La Vie et les Sentimens de Lucilio Vanini,” Vanini a writer who has generally been distinguished by the title of Atheist (1585–?)

Born: Verschuring, Henry a Dutch painter (1727–?)

Died: Wells, Edward a learned English divine (?–1727)

Born: Wilkes, John a very singular political character in the early part of the present reign (17271779)

“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 (17101748)

“Cyropaedia,” Xenophon an illustrious philosopher

1728

Born: Adam, Robert an eminent architect (17281794)

“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 (16431728)

Born: Ali Bey an adventurer (17281763)

Born: Aliamet, James a French engraver (17281788)

Died: Arntzenius, John a learned philologist (17021728)

“De nuptiis inter fratrem et sororem,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist (17021728)

“Oratio de causis corrupts Eloquentise,” Arntzenius, John a learned philologist (17021728)

Born: Bage, Robert an English writer of considerable talents (17281801)

“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 (16861696)

“Traite sur la morale des peres,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding (16741744)

Born: Barret, George an English landscape painter (17281734)

“Notes on the Surgery of Nuck,” Bassius, Henry a surgeon and anatomist of considerable reputation (1690–?)

Born: Beaume', Antony an eminent French chemist (17281805)

Born: Beurieu, Gaspard Guillard De a French miscellaneous writer (17281795)

“Vulgate Psalms,” Bellenger, Francis doctor of the Sorbonne (1749–?)

Born: Bencivenni, Joseph an Italian writer (17281808)

Died: Benoit, Elias the son of a Calvinist (16401728)

Born: Benvenuti, Joseph an Italian surgeon (1728–?)

“LaTeba,” Bergalli, Louisa an Italian poetess (1703–?)

“The general history of the Highways in all parts of the world, particularly in Great Britain.” Bergier, Nicolas (1567–?)

“Hesperi et Phosphori nova phenomena, sive observationes circa planetam Veneris,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

“Bilfingeri et Holmanni epistolae de barmonia praestabilita,” Bilfinger, George Bernard an eminent German philosopher and statesman (1693–?)

Born: Black, Joseph one of the most eminent chemical philosophers of the last century (1728–?)

“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 (?–1729)

Died: Blackwell, Thomas an ingenious and very learned writer of the last century (17011728)

“Pharmaco-Botanologia,” Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist (?–1706)

“Architecture moderne,” Blondel, James Francis nephew of the preceding (17051774)

“A List of all Dictionaries, Portuguese, Castilian, Italian, French, and Latin,” Bluteau, Dom Raphael a Theatine (16381734)

“Atrocis, rarissimique morbi historia altera,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

Born: Bordenave, Toussaint regius professor and director of the academy of surgery (1728–?)

Born: Boulton, Matthew who justly ought to be classed among public benefactors (17281809)

“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 (?–1735)

“Archæologiæ philosophicæ,” Burnet, Dr. Thomas a most ingenious and learned writer (16351715)

Born: Busch, John George an eminent teacher and writer on commerce (1728–?)

“Poetae rei Venaticae,” Calpurnius a Latin poet

Died: Campbell, George a very learned divine of the church of Scotland (17191728)

“Of accelerated motions by living forces,” Camus, Charles Stephen Lewis a celebrated French mathematician (16991768)

“Universal system of Mathematics,” Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher (1688–?)

Died: Chamberlen, Hugh an eminent man-midwife (16641728)

“A Vindication of the Defence of Christianity, from the prophecies of the Old Testament,” Chandler, Edward a learned English prelate (?–1750)

“A Vindication of the Antiquity and Authority of Daniel’s Prophecies,” Chandler, Samuel an eminent dissenting minister (1693–?)

“Bibliotheque raisonnee des Ouvrages des Savans,” Chapelle, Armand De La minister of the Walloon church at the Hague (?–1746)

Born: Chappe D'Auteroche, John an eminent French astronomer (17281769)

Born: Cook, James an eminent navigator (1728–?)

Died: Creed, Elizabeth a very amiable and ingenious lady (16421728)

Died: Crenius, Thomas a native of the marche of Brandenburg (16481728)

Died: Daniel, Garriel a very ingenious and learned Frenchman (16491728)

Born: Delius, Christopehr Traugott a learned German mineralogist (17281779)

“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 (15961650)

“Rapin of Gardens,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate (16771763)

Died: Dorsane, Anthony a French divine (?–1728)

Born: Durell, David a learned divine (17281775)

Born: Dussaulx, John a French writer of distinguished taste and talents (17281799)

“Logica? disciplines rudimenta,” Facciolati, James a learned Italian orator and grammarian (16821769)

Born: Fawcett, Sir William, K.B. a brave English officer (17281804)

Born: Gaillard, Gabriel Henry an elegant French historian (1728–?)

Born: Gentleman, Francis a dramatic and poetical writer of the minor order (17281784)

Born: Gerard, Alexander an eminent divine of the church of Scotland (1728–?)

“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 (16971721)

Born: Goldsmith, Oliver an eminent poet and miscellaneous writer (17281756)

“Chronology,” Granet, Francis deacon of the church of Aix (16921741)

Born: Hamilton, William Gerard a statesman of some note (17281754)

“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 (16721749)

Born: Heber, Reginald a learned and amiable English clergyman (17281804)

“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 (16611737)

“Syntagma Pathologico-therapeuticum,” Hoffman, John Maurice son of the former by his first wife (16531698)

“Diana de Castro, ou le faux Yncas,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France (16301721)

Born: Hull, Thomas a late dramatic and miscellaneous writer (17281808)

“Parker’s Bibliotheca Bibiica,” Hunt, Thomas a learned Hebraist (?–1774)

“De Benedictione patriarchs Jacobi, conjecturae,” Hunt, Thomas a learned Hebraist (?–1774)

Born: Hunter, John younger brother of Dr (1728–?)

“London Journal,” Hutcheson, Dr. Francis a philosopher of the Shaftesbury school (16941747)

“Aristides,” Jebb, Samuel, M. D. a native of Nottingham (?–1772)

Died: Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist (16511728)

Died: Kennet, White an English writer (16601728)

Born: Koenig, Dr. John Gerard a botanist and disciple of Linnæus (17281785)

Born: Kynaston, John son of Humphry Kynaston (1728–?)

“Remarquessur le Gin-Seng,” Lafitau, Joseph Francis a French writer (?–1755)

Born: Lambert, John Henry an eminent mathematician and astronomer (17281777)

Died: Lauriere, Eusebius James De a celebrated lawyer (16591728)

Died: Maclaurin, Coun an eminent mathematician and philosopher (16981728)

“Degli Anfiteatri,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer (16751755)

“Supplementum Acaciarum,” Maffei, Francis Scipio a celebrated Italian writer (16751755)

“Lettre a M. I'abbe Bignon, sur la nature des Vaisseaux.” Mairan, John James D'Ortous De a French philosopher (16781771)

Died: Masclef, Francis a French theologian (?–1728)

Died: Mather, Dr. Cotton son to the preceding Increase Mather (16631728)

“Abrege de THistoire, & de la morale de PAncien Testament,” Mesenguy, Francis Philip a French divine (16771763)

Born: Monckton, Hon. Robert great grandson of the preceding (17281782)

Died: Monnoye, Bernard De La a learned French poet (16411728)

Died: Montesquieu, Charles De Secondat, Baron Of a very celebrated French writer (16391728)

“The Cruelties and Persecutions of the Romish Church displayed, &c.” Morant, Philip a learned and indefatigable antiquary and biographer (1700–?)

Died: Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant (16251728)

“Optical Lectures,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16421737)

“The Chronology of Ancient Kingdoms amended,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16421737)

“Speculum Britanniae, a topographical and historical description of Cornwall,” Norden, John an industrious topographer (?–1626)

Born: Oeder, George Christian an eminent botanist (1728–?)

Born: Orme, Robert an eminent historian (1728–?)

Died: Pack, Richardson an English poetical and miscellaneous writer (16801728)

Born: Parkhurst, John a late learned divine and lexicographer (17281759)

Born: Paterson, Samuel a gentleman who deserves honourable notice in the literary history of his country (17281802)

“An essay in favour of giving the Eucharist to Children,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

“Fifteen Sermons, and a Scripture Catechism,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister (1673–?)

Born: Percy, Thomas a late learned prelate (17281783)

Died: Petit-Didier, Matthew a celebrated Benedictine (16591728)

Died: Petit-Pied, Nicholas nephew of the preceding (16651728)

Born: Piccini, Nicholas an eminent musician (17281800)

Died: Place, Francis a man of taste in various pursuits (?–1728)

Died: Pontas, John a celebrated casuist (16381728)

Died: Quien De La Neufville, James Le de la Neufville (16471728)

Died: Reyneau, Charles-Rene commonly called Father Reyneau (16561728)

“Present State of the Republic of Letters,” Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence (1707–?)

“Explicatio Catecheseos Heidelbergensis,” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine (16531680)

“Exegesis in Psalmum Ixxxix.” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine (16531680)

“Friendship in Death, in twenty letters from the dead to the living,” Rowe, Elizabeth an English lady (1674–?)

Born: Roy, Julian David Le an architect and antiquary (17281759)

Born: Russel, George a man of learning and ingenuity (17281767)

“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 (?–1743)

“De Helvetii aeribus, aquis, locis, specimen,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist (17021737)

“Thesaurus antiquitatum Teutonicarum,” Schilter, John an eminent jurist (?–1651)

“Complete systern of Optics,” Smith, Robert the very learned successor of Bentley as master of Trinity college (16891768)

“Lexicon, sive Thesaurus Ecclesiastic us Patrum Graeconm):” Suicer, John Gaspard a learned German divine (16191705)

Died: Thomas, Christian a modern philosopher (16551728)

“Spring,” Thomson, James a very eminent poet

Died: Todd, Hugh a learned English divine (16581728)

“Prologue and Epilogue for Mr.Hemmings’s Scholars at Thistleworth,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine (?–1751)

Died: Upton, James a classical scholar and editor (16701728)

Died: Wall, William the able defender of infant-baptism (16461728)

“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 (16811759)

Born: Warton, Thomas the historian of English poetry (17281746)

“The Characters of the Times,” Welsted, Leonard a minor poet and miscellaneous writer (16891724)

Born: Witchell, George a good astronomer and mathematician (17281785)

Died: Woodward, John an eminent natural philosopher (16651728)

“The Legal Judicature in Chancery stated,” Yorke, Philip, Earl Of Hardwicke an eminent lawyer (16901764)

Born: Zimmermann, John George an eminent physician and miscellaneous writer (17281747)

1729

Born: Addington, Stephen a dissenting clergyman (17291811)

“Irtiov, sive ex veteris monumenti Isiaci descriptione Isidis Delubrum reseratum,” Ainsworth, Robert an eminent Grammarian and lexicographer (16601743)

Born: Asch, George Thomas Baron D' an eminent Russian physician (17291807)

Died: Avrillon, John Baptist Elias a French Franciscan of the order called* Minimes (16521729)

“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 (16901753)

Died: Baron, Michael an eminent French player (16521729)

Born: Barrington, Hon. Samuel brother to the preceding (17291800)

“La Science des ingenieurs,” Belidor, Bernard Forest De a member of the academies of sciences of Paris and Berlin (16971761)

Died: Benbow, John a brave English admiral (16501729)

“La Tebaidadi Stazio tradotto in verso sciolto da Seivaggio Porpora,” Bentivoglio, Cornelius of Arragon (16681711)

Died: Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher (16621729)

Died: Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne (?–1729)

“Oratio quain habuit cum botanicam et chemicam professionem publice poneret,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden (1668–?)

“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 (16691729)

“Optical treatise on the Gradation of Light,” Bouguer, Peter a celebrated French mathematician (1698–?)

Died: Boyer, Abel a lexicographer and miscellaneous writer (16671729)

“Essay on the confusion of languages,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer (1667–?)

“Memoirs of the Arts and Sciences,” Brumoy, Peter a celebrated French writer (1688–?)

Born: Brunck, Richard Francis Frederick a celebrated Greek scholar and critic (17291803)

Born: Buchan, William a medical writer of great popularity (17291805)

Died: Buddeus, John Francis a celebrated Lutheran divine (16671729)

“Provoked Husband” Carey, Henry a musical composer and poet

Born: Catherine Ii. late empress of Russia (1729–?)

Died: Caylus, Anne Claude Philip De Tubiere De Grimoakd De Pestels De Levis, Count De a very celebrated amateur and patron of the arts (?–1729)

“Histoire generale des auteurs sacres et ecclesiastiques,” Cellier, Remi a voluminous French biographer (16881761)

“Anatomy.” Cheselden, William an eminent surgeon and anatomist (16881764)

“Bibliotheque des Auteurs cites dans le Dictionnaire cle llichelet,” Clerc, Sebastian Le an eminent designer and engraver (16371714)

Died: Comte, Lewis Le a Jesuit of Bourdeaux (?–1729)

Died: Congreve, William an English dramatic writer and poet (16691729)

Born: Cracherode, Clayton Mordaunt an eminent benefactor to the taste (17291773)

“De nonnullis Antichrist! characteribus,” Cramer, John Rodolphus a learned protestant divine (16781699)

“Select Novels,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall (?–1752)

“Select Novels,” Croxall, Dr. Samuel was the son of Samuel Croxall (?–1752)

Born: Cunningham, John a poet of considerable reputation (1729–?)

Born: Denis, Michael an eminent German bibliographer (17291800)

Born: Deshais, John Baptist Hf.Nry an ingenious French painter (17291765)

“Letters” Desmaiseaux, Peter a fellow of the royal society of London (16661745)

Died: Devaux, John an eminent surgeon of Paris (16491729)

“To Mr. Anthony Bacon, an Apologie of