Events noted in 1800

The event pages are experimental; the OCR errors in the text mean this is incomplete and unreliable but I offer it in the hopes that it will be of some use. Events shown include births and deaths of people with their own entries, and also the publication dates of some of the works cited.

1800

Died: Alberti Di Villanova, Francis D' author of the best French and Italian

Died: Allan, George esq. an English antiquary

“Selections from his own correspondence with general Washington,” Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

“Origin of Fables and Aflcient Religions,” Bailly, John Sylvanus an eminent French astronomer

Died: Barrington, Hon. Samuel brother to the preceding

“Traite des Membranes,” Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier a very celebrated French physician

“Recherches physiologiques sur la vie et sur la mort,” Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier a very celebrated French physician

Died: Bingham, George the sixth son of Richard Bingham

Died: Bouille', Marquis De a French nobleman

“A pendhfto the Supplemental Apology, &c.” Boyd, Mark Alexander a Scotch writer of considerable reputation in the sixteenth century

“Sacerdos Parrecialis Rusticus,” Burton, John a learned divine

“On the Circulation of Money,” Busch, John George an eminent teacher and writer on commerce

“Lectures on Ecclesiastical History,” Campbell, George a very learned divine of the church of Scotland

Died: Cappe, Newcome a dissenting minister of the Socinian persuasion

Died: Corilla, Maria Maddelana Fernandez a late celebrated improvisatrice

“Malvina,” Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

“Thoughts of an old Man of independent mind, though dependent fortune,” Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Died: Darci

Died: Denis, Michael an eminent German bibliographer

Died: Fabricy, Gabriel a French Dominican

“A Modest Apology for the Roman Catholics of Great Britain, addressed to all moderate Protestants,” Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

“Critical Remarks,” Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

“Bardomachia, poema macaronico-Latinum,” Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

Died: Goussier, John James a learned French physician

“Prospectus d'un traite de geometric physique particuliere du royaume de France,” Goussier, John James a learned French physician

Died: Guignes, Joseph De an eminent oriental scholar in France

“Outlines of a philosophy of the history of Man,” Herder, John Gottfried a German philosopher of the new school

“Rechercher quelles sont les causes de i'endurcissement de tissu cellulaire auquel plusieurs enfans nouveauxnés sont sujets.” Hulme, Nathaniel an English physician

Died: Johnston, Charles author of <c Chrysal

Died: Kastner, Abraham Gothelf an eminent mathematician

Died: Keate, George a very agreeable English writer

Died: Kenyon, Lloyd, Lord lord chief justice of the King’s Bench

“System of the World,” Lambin, Denys a learned Frenchman

Died: Manara, Prosper a statesman and elegant writer

Died: Markland, Jeremiah one of the most learned critics of the eighteenth century

“Edward: various Views of Human Nature, taken from Life and Manners chiefly in England.” Moore, John a medical and miscellaneous writer

“An Examination of the Statutes now in force, relating to the Assize of Bread,” Nasmith, James a learned divine and antiquary

Died: Pegge, Samuel son of the preceding

Died: Piccini, Nicholas an eminent musician

“Adelaide, a tragedy,” Pye, Henry James a late English poet

“Reports,” Rose, Samuel a learned barrister

Died: Shaw, Steering the historian of Staffordshire

“Fasti Consulares” Sigonius, Charles a learned Italian

“The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea, containing an account of the Navigation of the ancients, from the sea of Suez, to the coast of Zanguebar: with dissertations,” Vincent, William the late learned dean of Westminster

“At any leisure I get busied in finishing the last volume of Mr. Warton’s History of Poetry, which I have engaged to do, for the booksellers are clamorous to have the book finished (though the ground I am to go over is so beaten) that it may be a complete work.” Warton, Thomas the historian of English poetry

“Monthly Magazine,” Willan, Robert a learned physician

“The number of Primitive Colours in Solar light on the precession of the Equinoxes; Principles of Natural philosophy,” Young, Matthew the very learned bishop of Clonfert and Kilmacduacb

“An Attempt to illustrate some of the Prophecies of the Old and New Testament,” Zouch, Thomas a learned divine

1801

“Abulfedae Arabia; descriptio,” Abulfeda, Ishmael a learned Arabian geographer and historian

Died: Ackermann, John Christian Gottlieb a physician and medical writer of considerable note in Germany

“A calm investigation of the circumstances that have led to the present Scarcity of Grain in Britain; suggesting the means of alleviating that evil, and of preventing the recurrence of such a calamity in future,” Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

Died: Bage, Robert an English writer of considerable talents

Died: Barret, Stephen a classical teacher of considerable eminence

Died: Battishill, Jonathan an English musician and composer

Died: Beauchamps, Joseph a member of the national Institute of France

“De necessitate linguae Latinae,” Bebele, Henry a native of Justingen

“Examination of the fourth article of the Declaration of the Clergy of France in 1682,” Berthier, William Francis a French writer of considerable note

“Anatomic generale appliquee a la physiologic et a la medicine,” Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier a very celebrated French physician

“On Banks,” Busch, John George an eminent teacher and writer on commerce

“John Bacon, esq. the celebrated sculptor,” Cecil, Richard a late clergyman of the church of England

Died: Champion, Anthony a miscellaneous writer

Died: Chelsum, James a learned divine of the church of England

Died: Dolomieu, Deodati-Guy-Silvain-Tancred Gratet De a very able mineralogist

Died: Donaldson, John an artist and author

Died: Drake, Francis a surgeon at York

“La veritable maniere d'instruire les Sourds et Muets, confirmee par une longue experience.” Epee, Charles Michel De L' a very ingenious and benevolent French abbé

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

“Paci feliciter feduci Ode Sapphica,” Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

Died: Grand, John Baptist Le was born at Amiens

“La Conquete de Naples,” Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip a French writer who attained some share of reputation among the encyclopedists

“L' Astronomic,” Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip a French writer who attained some share of reputation among the encyclopedists

“Essai sur les annales de la vie de Jean Gutenberg,” Guttenberg, John called also Gænsfleisch de Sulgeloch

Died: Hamilton, William an historical painter

“Correspondence Litteraire addressee a Paul I.” Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

Died: Hurdis, James an ingenious poet

“Select Sermons and Funeral Orations, translated from the French of Bossuet, bishop of Meaux,” Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet

Died: Laire, Francis Xavier librarian to the cardinal Lomenie

Died: Manning, Owen an excellent antiquary and topographer

“Arguments against enlarging the power of bishops in letting leases.” Moliere, John Baptist, Pocquelin De the celebrated comic writer of France

Died: Parnell, Thomas a very pleasing English poet

“Bacco in Toscana,” Redman, John one of the most learned divines of his time

“Biographia Poetica a Catalogue of English Poets of the twelfth, thirteenth, fourteenth, fifteenth, and sixteenth centuries; with a short Account of their Works.” Ritson, Joseph a poetical critic and editor

“Preface to the bishop of Sarum’s Introduction.” Sancroft, Dr. William an eminent English prelate

Died: Schmidt, Christopher a learned German

“Experiments on the Circulation of the Blood,” Spanheim, Frederic professor of divinity at Leyden

“Oratio qua matres hortatur ut proles suas ipsa? lactent,” Strack, Charles a very skilful German physician and writer

Died: Warner, Joseph an eminent surgeon

1802

“Bulletin des Societés savantes de Marseilles et de departements du Midi,” Achard, Claude Francis a French physician

Died: Adair, James Makittrick a physician

Died: Æpinus, Francis-Marie-Ulrick-Theodore a German physician of considerable eminence

Died: Alvensleben, Philip Charles Count D' a Prussian statesman

Died: Arnald, Richard an English divine and commentator (17141756)

Died: Arnold, Samuel an English musician and composer of considerable eminence

“La nouvelle mecanique de l'homme et des animaux,” Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph a French physician and medical writer

“L'Histoire des maladies goutteuses,” Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph a French physician and medical writer

“Elnathan, ou les ages de Phomme, trad, du Chaldeen,” Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph a French physician and medical writer

Died: Basire, James an eminent English engraver

Died: Batsch, Augustus John George Charles a learned contributor to the science of Botany

“Histoire de la mesure du temps par les horologes,” Berthoud, Ferdinand an eminent French marine clock-maker

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

“Supplement to Dr. Johnson’s Dictionary,” Boucher, Jonathan a learned English clergyman and philologer

Died: Butler, John late bishop of Hereford

Died: Calonne, Charles Alexander De an eminent but unfortunate French minister

“Memoire sur la collection des grands et petits voyages,” Camus, Antony Le a French physician

“Discourses on the Providence and Government of God.” Cappe, Newcome a dissenting minister of the Socinian persuasion

“Amelia Mansfield,” Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

Died: D'Argonne

Died: Dermody, Thomas a young man who acquired a short-lived reputation as a poet

“Reflections upon the State of Religion in Christendom, &c. at the commencement of the nineteenth century of the Christian sera,” Evanson, Edward one of the most determined opponents of revealed religion in modern times

Died: Feller, Francis Xavier De an ex-jesuit

“Zoonomia.” Garnham, Rev. Robert Edward an English divine

Died: Gerdil, Hyacinth Sigismond a Roman cardinal

Died: Girtin, Thomas an ingenious young landscapepainter

“Essai sur les monumens Typographiques de Gutenberg,” Guttenberg, John called also Gænsfleisch de Sulgeloch

Died: Hunter, Henry a popular preacher and writer

Died: Johnstone, James an eminent physician at Worcester

Died: Knowles, Thomas was a native of Ely

Died: Law, John usually known by the name of the projector (?–1729)

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

Died: Paterson, Samuel a gentleman who deserves honourable notice in the literary history of his country

“Alfred, an epic poem in six books,” Pye, Henry James a late English poet

“Verses on several subjects, written in the vicinity of Stoke Park, in the summer and autumn of 1801,” Pye, Henry James a late English poet

“Heads from the Fresco pictures of Raffaello in the Vatican,” Raphael whose family name was Sanzio (?–1520)

“Drammi Musicale,” Rinuccini, Ottavio an Italian poet of Florence

“Ancient English Metrical Romances; selected and published by Joseph Ritson,” Ritson, Joseph a poetical critic and editor

Died: Romney, George an eminent modern artist

Died: Roussel, Peter a French physician

Died: Thew, Robert an excellent engraver

“Address;” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Wildbore, Charles an ingenious mathematician (1717–?)

“Notes of Opinions delivered in different courts,” Wilmot, John Eardley a learned lawyer

“Sermons on the Dignity of Man,” Zollikofer, George Joachim an eminent German divine

1803

Died: Adams, John late president of the United States of America

Died: Alfieri, Victor an eminent Italian poet of the last century

Died: Amner, Richard a dissenting divine

“A description of a Patent Hot-house, which operates chiefly by the heat of the sun; and other subjects,” Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

“Melanges de litterature,” Arnaud, Francis a French miscellaneous writer of considerable note

Died: Bentham, Edward canon of Christ-church

“Cours de geographic historique, ancienne et moderne de feu Ostervald,” Berenger, John Peter a French miscellaneous writer

Died: Boehmer, George Ralph an eminent professor of botany and anatomy in the university of Wittetnberg

Died: Brunck, Richard Francis Frederick a celebrated Greek scholar and critic

“Des rapports du physique et du morale de Pnomme,” Cabanis, Peter John George a French physician of considerable eminence

“Coup d'ceil sur les revolutions et la reforme de la medicine,” Cabanis, Peter John George a French physician of considerable eminence

Died: Caraccioli, Lewis Anthony

Died: Chambers, Sir Robert for several years chief justice of the supreme court of judicature in Bengal

“Treatise on Perspective,” Edwards, Edward the late teacher of perspective in the royal academy

“Anecdotes of Painters,” Edwards, George an eminent English naturalist

Died: Erskine, John an eminent divine of the church of Scotland

Died: Gaucher, Charles Stephen a French engraver and man of letters

“The History of Fleshy, in Essex,” Gough, Richard the Camden of the eighteenth century

“German Tour,” Guibert, James Antony Hypolitus a French writer on military affairs

“Analyse des opinions diverses sur l'origine de Plmprimerie,” Guttenberg, John called also Gænsfleisch de Sulgeloch

Died: Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

Died: Hasted, Edward the historian of Kent

Died: Hervey, Frederick brother to the preceding

Died: Hoole, John a dramatic poet and translator

Died: Jephson, Robert the author of some dramas and poems of considerable merit

Died: Klopstock, Frederic Theophilus a German poet of the greatest renown

“An Inquiry into the System of Military Defence of Great Britain,” Macdiarmid, John an ingenious young writer

“Annalesde I'lmpriuierie des Aides ou Histoire des trois Manuce,” Manutius, Paul the son of the preceding

Died: Millar, John professor of law in the university of Glasgow

“The Works of the right hon. lady M. W. M. including her correspondence, poems, and essays, published by permission (of the Earl of Bute) from her genuine papers,” Montagu, Lady Mary Wortley an English lady of distinguished talent

“Anecdotes” Pegge, Samuel son of the preceding

“John and Dame or, The Loyal Cottagers,” Pratt, Samuel Jackson a poet and miscellaneous writer (17491814)

Died: Ricard, Dominic a learned French writer

“Descriptions and figures of two hundred Fishes collected on the coast of Coromandel,” Russel, Alexander physician to the English factory at Aleppo

“Six more Letters, &c. by Gregory Blunt, esq.” Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

Died: Swinburne, Henry a learned traveller

Died: Throsby, John a topographical writer

Died: Tiedemann, Dieterich a modern German philosopher of considerable eminence

Died: Topham, John a learned antiquary

“Britannicus to Bonaparte, an heroic epistle, with notes,” Tresham, Henry an excellent artist of the English school

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

“Cnarge to the Clergy of Landaff.” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

1804

Died: Allioni, Charles a celebrated Piedmontese physician

Died: Alter, Francis Charles a German classical scholar critic

Died: Baldinger, Ernest Gottfried an eminent German physician

Died: Borgia, Stephen a learned Roman cardinal

Died: Boucher, Jonathan a learned English clergyman and philologer

“A Journal of a Tour to Corsica in the year 1766, with a series of original letters from general Paoli to the author, referring to the principal events which have taken place in that island from the year 1769 to 1302, with explanatory notes,” Burnaby, Andrew archdeacon of Leicester and vicar of Greenwich

“The Historic and Life of king James the sext,” Craufurd, David, Esq. was born at Drumsoy near Glasgow

Died: Eyre, Francis a Roman catholic gentleman of Warkworth castle in Northamptonshire

Died: Fawcett, Sir William, K.B. a brave English officer

Died: Gallini, Sir John a native of Italy

“Description of the Beauchamp chapel, adjoining to the church of St. Mary at Warwick,” Gough, Richard the Camden of the eighteenth century

“Contes,” Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip a French writer who attained some share of reputation among the encyclopedists

Died: Heber, Reginald a learned and amiable English clergyman

Died: Ingram, Robert a worthy English divine

“A complete and uniform explanation of the prophecy of the seven vials of wrath, or seven last plagues contained in the Revelation of St. John,” Ingram, Robert a worthy English divine

Died: Kant, Immanuel a German writer

“Sir Tristrem,” Lermont, Thomas a poet of Scotland

“Inquiry into the Nature of Civil and Military Subordination,” Macdiarmid, John an ingenious young writer

“The History and Antiquities of Surrey,” Manning, Owen an excellent antiquary and topographer

“Lyric Poems. Bv James Mercer, esq. Second edition, with some additional poems,” Mercer, James a major in the army

“an author from whom the age has received greater favours, who has enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the passions to move at the command of virtue.” Richardson, Samuel a celebrated writer of novels

“Introductory Lectures to a course of lectures upon the institutes and practice of Medicine,” Rush, Benjamin an eminent American physician

“Remarks” Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

“Memoir on Respiration,” Spanheim, Frederic professor of divinity at Leyden

Died: Twining, Thomas a learned divine

“Enumeratio Plantarum vel ab ipso vel ab aliis observatarum,” Vahl, Martin a learned Danish botanist

“The Substance of a Speech intended to have been delivered in the House of Lords, Nov. 22, 1803,” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Weisse, Christian Felix a modern German poet and miscellaneous writer of great fame in his country

Died: Whitehead, John a physician

“Letters from the year 1774 to the year 1796 of John Wilkes, esq. addressed to his daughter,” Wilkes, John a very singular political character in the early part of the present reign

1805

Died: Almeida, Theodore a Portugueze priest

“The Happy Impertinent.” Almeida, Theodore a Portugueze priest

“Histoire de France, depuis les Gaules jusqu'a le fin de la monarchic,” Anquetil, Lewis-Peter a French historian

Died: Anquetil-Duperron, Abraham Hyacinth brother to the preceding

Died: Arnaud, Francis Thomas Marie De Baculard D' a miscellaneous French writer

Died: Beaume', Antony an eminent French chemist

“Dictionnaire geographique” Berenger, John Peter a French miscellaneous writer

Died: Brunswick-Oels, Frederick Augustus, Duke Of a general of infantry in the Prussian army

Died: Buchan, William a medical writer of great popularity

Died: Butter, William a native of Derbyshire

Died: Byrne, William an eminent landscape engraver

“Poems, suggested chiefly by scenes in Asia-Minor, Syria, and Greece; with prefaces extracted from the author’s journal, embellished with two views of the source of the Scamander, and the aqueduct over the Simois,” Carlyle, Rev. Joseph Dacre vicar of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Died: Cornwallis, Charles, First Marquis

Died: Currie, James an eminent physician of Liverpool

Died: Gmelin, John Frederick of the same family

“A Treatise on the Coins of the realm, in a letter to the king,” Jenkinson, Charles earl of Liverpool

“The Dignity of Human Nature, an Kssay,” Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet

“Histoire de la Ligne Anseatique,” Mallet, Paul Henry a learned historian and antiquary

Died: Marechal, Peter Sylvanus a miscellaneous French writer

Died: Mechain, Peter Francis Andrew a very able French mathematician and astronomer

Died: Newton, Richard founder of Hertford college

Died: Panzer, George Wolfgang Francis an eminent bibliographer

“Harvest Home, consisting of Supplementary Gleanings, Original Dramas and Poems, Contributions of Literary Friends, and Select Republications, including Sympathy, a poem, revised, corrected, and enlarged, from the eighth edition,” Pratt, Samuel Jackson a poet and miscellaneous writer (17491814)

“A Prior Claim, a comedy,” Pye, Henry James a late English poet

Died: Rose, John Baptist a worthy French priest

Died: Russel, Alexander physician to the English factory at Aleppo

Died: Schiller, Frederic a German writer

Died: Smalbroke, Richard bishop of Lichfield and Coventry

“Second Part of the Periplus,” Vincent, William the late learned dean of Westminster

“Outlines of English grammar,” Walker, John author of some valuable and popular works on the English language

“The Correspondence of John Wilkes, esq. with his friends, printed from the original manuscripts, in which are introduced Memoirs of his Life, by John Almon,” Wilkes, John a very singular political character in the early part of the present reign

1806

“Specimen Historise Arabum,” Abulfeda, Ishmael a learned Arabian geographer and historian

“The history of the Teutones, their language and literature before the general migration,” Adelung, John Christopher a learned German grammarian (?–1806)

“Mithridate, or a universal table of Languages, with the Lord’s Prayer in one hundred languages,” Adelung, John Christopher a learned German grammarian (?–1806)

Died: Almon, John a bookseller

Died: Barker, Robert an artist of great ingenuity

Died: Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph a French physician and medical writer

Died: Boccherini, Lewis an eminent musical composer

Died: Cels, James Martin a French botanist

Died: Chapman, George LL. D. a learned schoolmaster in Scotland

“Elizabeth, ou les Exiles cle Siberia,” Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

“Human Life,” Cowper, William a very distinguished modern English poet

Died: Dalzell, Anthony Edin

“Quidquid ex Filangierio amavimus, quidquid mirati sumus, manet mansurumque est in animis hominum, in aeternitate temporum, famarerum.” Filangieri, Gaetano a celebrated Italian political writer

Died: Herbin, Augustus Francis Julian an able Oriental scholar

“Collections for the Town and Soke of Grantham,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (1642–?)

Died: Oberlin, Jeremiah James an eminent classical scholar

“Curialia” Pegge, Samuel son of the preceding

“Medical Inquiries,” Rush, Benjamin an eminent American physician

Died: Sanchez, Peter Anthony a learned Spanish ecclesiastic

Died: Strack, Charles a very skilful German physician and writer

Died: Stubbs, Geokge a celebrated anatomist and painter of animals

Died: Thurlow, Edward

Died: Warton, Joseph an elegant scholar (17221800)

“Two Apologies, one for Christianity against Gibbon, and the other for the Bible against Paine, published together with two Sermons and a Charge in Defence of Revealed Religion,” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

1807

Died: Abeille, Louis Paul was born at Toulouse

“Cours elementaire de Bibliographic, ou la Science du Bibliothecaire,” Achard, Claude Francis a French physician

Died: Acrel, Olaus a very eminent Swedish surgeon and physician

Died: Asch, George Thomas Baron D' an eminent Russian physician

Died: Atwood, George an eminent mathematician

Died: Berenger, John Peter a French miscellaneous writer

Died: Bernoulli, John the grandson of the preceding John

Died: Broussonet, Peter Augustus Maria an eminent French naturalist

“Observations sur les affections Catarrhales,” Cabanis, Peter John George a French physician of considerable eminence

Died: Carey, George Savile son of the above

Died: Carr, John LL. D. many years an eminent schoolmaster at Hertford

Died: Charnock, John esq. F. S. A. an ingenious but unfortunate writer

Died: Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

Died: De Lolme, John Louis a political writer of great abilities

Died: Douglas, John the late learned bishop of Salisbury

Died: Geddes, Alexander a Roman catholic divine

Died: Gilpin, Sawrey a late artist

Died: Gin, Peter Louis Claude a voluminous and useful French writer of the last century

Died: Gordon, William an Anglo-American divine and historian

“Brian Perdue,” Holcroft, Thomas a dramatic and miscellaneous writer and translator

“The mild Tenour of Christianity, an Essay, (elucidated from Scripture and History; containing a new illustration of the characters of several eminent personages,)” Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet

Died: Kauffman, Mary Angelica a female artist

Died: Lalande, Joseph Jerome Francis a very celebrated French astronomer

Died: Merian, John Bernard perpetual secretary of the academy of sciences at Berlin

Died: Miller, Edward Mus. D. younger brother of the preceding

Died: Paoli, Pascal De a very distinguished character in modern times

“Miroir ardent,” Puy, Louis Du perpetual secretary of the academy of inscriptions and belles lettres

Died: Sabbathier, Francis a learned French writer

“Life of Thuanus,” Threlkeld, Caleb a natural historian

Died: Valmont De Bomare, James Christopher an eminent French naturalist

Died: Vincent, William the late learned dean of Westminster

1808

Died: Bencivenni, Joseph an Italian writer

Died: Brand, John rector of St

Died: Cabanis, Peter John George a French physician of considerable eminence

Died: Caldwell, Andrew a literary gentleman of Ireland

“Rev. John Newton” Cecil, Richard a late clergyman of the church of England

Died: Chantreau, Peter Nicholas an ingenious French writer

“Eloge,” Corneille, Peter one of the most celebrated French poets

“Melange de Litterature,” Corneille, Peter one of the most celebrated French poets

Died: Cousin, James Antony Joseph an excellent French geometrician

Died: Farmer, Richard a learned critic and distinguished scholar

Died: Hawes, William an English physician

Died: Home, John a clergyman of the church of Scotland

Died: Hull, Thomas a late dramatic and miscellaneous writer

Died: Hutchins, John a topographical historian

Died: Ireland, John author of the “Illustrations of Hogarth

“Dissertations on the Vases commonly called Etruscan.” Lanzi, Lewis an able Italian antiquary

Died: Merry, Robert an English poet of considerable merit

Died: Nasmith, James a learned divine and antiquary

“Paganism and Christianity compared,” Orpheus the most celebrated of all the Greeks in the fabulous ages

“The Contrast, a Poem, including Comparative Views of Britain, Spain, and France,” Pratt, Samuel Jackson a poet and miscellaneous writer (17491814)

“A Charge delivered to the Clergy of the Diocese of Landaff in June 1805,” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

“Communica r tion to the Board of Agriculture, on Planting and Waste Lands,” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Whitaker, John a learned English divine

“Memoir of the Life and Writings of sir Philip Sidney,” Zouch, Thomas a learned divine

“Memoir of the Life of John Sudbury, D. D. Dean of Durham,” Zouch, Thomas a learned divine

1809

Died: Achard, Claude Francis a French physician

Died: Adam, Alexander LL.D. an eminent schoolmaster and useful writer in Scotland

“The Life of St. Neot, the oldest of all the brothers of king Alfred,” Alfred, The Great the youngest son of Æthelwolf king of the West Saxons

“Aubade, ou lettres apologetiques, &c.” Aubry, John Baptist a French Benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Bardin, John a late eminentFrench historical painter

Died: Barker, Thomas esq. the descendant of an ancient and respectable family at Lyndon in Rutlandshire

Died: Bentinck, William Henry Cavendish third duke of Portland

Died: Borlase, William a learned English antiquary

“Ellipses,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Died: Boulton, Matthew who justly ought to be classed among public benefactors

“Memoirs of M. Boulton, esq.” Boulton, Matthew who justly ought to be classed among public benefactors

Died: Cavallo, Tiberius an ingenious philosopher

Died: Elphinston, James a miscellaneous writer and schoolmaster

Died: Fevre, John Baptist Le of Villebrune

Died: Fourcroy, Anthony Francis an eminent French chemist

Died: Holcroft, Thomas a dramatic and miscellaneous writer and translator

Died: Kelly, John a learned English clergyman

“Essays.” Rush, Benjamin an eminent American physician

Died: Sandby, Paul an ingenious artist

“Essays on Various Subjects,” Walker, George an able mathematician

1810

Died: Barnes, Thomas a learned dissenter

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

“Ecclesiastical Biography,” Cavendish, Sia William second son of Thomas Cavendish of Cavendish

Died: Cavendish, Hon. Henry son of lord Charles Cavendish

Died: Chandler, Richard an eminent scholar and antiquary

Died: Granger, James a well-known biographer

“Sermons,” Horsley, Samuel a very learned and highly distinguished prelate

“Hoc monumentum sacrum esto.” Hurd, Richard an eminent and accomplished prelate

“The Alexandrian School; or, a narrative of the first Christian Professors in Alexandria,” Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet

Died: Lanzi, Lewis an able Italian antiquary

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

“Remarks on the Version of the New Testament lately edited by the Unitarians,” Newcome, William an eminent prelate

“The Lower World, a poem, in four books, with notes,” Pratt, Samuel Jackson a poet and miscellaneous writer (17491814)

“A Translation of the Hymns and Epigrams of Homer,” Pye, Henry James a late English poet

Died: Reigny, Louis Abel Beffroi commonly called Cousin Jaques

Died: Schiavonetti, Lewis a very ingenious artist

Died: Sheepshanks, William a learned English clergyman

“Life of Torquato Tasso; with an historical and critical account of his writings, by John Black,” Tasso, Torquato a most celebrated Italian poet

“The Works of Dr. Townson,” Townson, Thomas a late very learned divine

“Life and Correspondence of Sir George Radcliffe,” Wentworth, Thomas, Earl Of Strafford an eminent

“English Poets,” Whetstone, George is an author of whom very little is known

1811

Died: Addington, Stephen a dissenting clergyman

Died: Blair, Robert a Scotch divine and poet

Died: Bourgeois, Sir Francis knight of the Polish order of Merit

Died: Clover, Joseph an ingenious professor of the veterinary art

Died: Cumberland, Richard a late dramatic and miscellaneous writer

“A Letter to William Gifford, esq.” Ford, John an early English dramatic author

“The Dramatic Works of John Ford; with an introduction and explanatory notes, by Henry Weber, esq.” Ford, John an early English dramatic author

Died: Hurd, Richard an eminent and accomplished prelate

“Scelta” Maggi, Jerome an ingenious and learned man of the sixteenth century

Died: Maskelyne, Nzvil an eminent astronomer and mathematician

Died: Moss, Robert a learned English clergyman

“British Review,” Palæphatus was a Greek philosopher

Died: Pallas, Peter Simon a celebrated naturalist

Died: Raikes, Robert a printer at Gloucester

Died: Sabatier, Raphael - Bienvenu a very eminent French surgeon

Died: Stockdale, Percival a miscellaneous writer of some learning

1812

“Junius’s Letters,” Draper, Sir William lieutenant-general and K. B. was educated at Eton

Died: Duncombe, John was born 1730

Died: Dutens, Lewis a gentleman of considerable literary and political knowledge

Died: Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip a French writer who attained some share of reputation among the encyclopedists

“Considerations on the Life and Death of Abel, Enoch and Noah,” Horneck, Dr. Anthony an English divine

“Tracts in controversy with Dr. Priestley, upon the historical question of the belief of the first ages in our Lord’s Divinity, originally published in the* years 17S3, 1784, and 1786: afterwards revised and augmented, with a large addition of notes and supplemental disquisitions; by the author. The third edition. To which is added, an Appendix by the rev. Heneage Horsley,” Horsley, Samuel a very learned and highly distinguished prelate

Died: Jerningham, Edward an elegant English poet

Died: Levesque, Peter Charles a learned French writer

Died: Malus, Stephen Louis a distinguished mathematician

Died: Parsons, Philip an English divine

“These letters are very well calculated to mislead the unlearned reader, by abstract questions, gratuitous assertions, and hypothetical examples, but communicate nothing on the score of authority, which bears any comparison with the unanimous consent of the Greek fathers; and nothing at all which has any pretence to grammatical observation.” Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

“Memoirs of William Stevens, esq.” Stevens, William a very worthy

Died: Tooke, John Horne a man of very considerable literary abilities

Died: Willan, Robert a learned physician

1813

“Bibliotheca Topographica Britannica,” Cullum, Sir John an accomplished antiquary

“The Speeches in Parliament of Samuel Horsley, &c.” Horsley, Samuel a very learned and highly distinguished prelate

“The Charges delivered at his several visitations of the dioceses of St. David’s, Rochester, and St. Asaph,” Horsley, Samuel a very learned and highly distinguished prelate

Died: Long, Edward author of a valuable History of Jamaica

“Flora Orcadensi.s,” Low, George a clergyman of Scotland

“Letters written by Erninent Persons,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

“Letters written by eminent persons,” Marsh, Narcissus an exemplary Irish prelate

“Letters written by eminent Persons,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

“Letters by Eminent Persons,” Petty, William descendant of the preceding

Died: Pye, Henry James a late English poet

Died: Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

“Letters of Eminent Persons,” Waller, Edmund an eminent English poet

Died: Wyatt, James an eminent modern architect

1814

Died: Pratt, Samuel Jackson a poet and miscellaneous writer (17491814)

Died: Thompson, Benjamin

Died: White, Joseph an eminent Oriental scholar

“Shepherd’s Hunting,” Wither, George a name well known among the readers of old English poetry

1815

“Memoirs of his Life,” Price, Robert an eminent lawyer and judge

“Some account of, &o. by tha Rev. Edward Thomas Vatigban, M. A< ticar of St. Martin’s and All Saints/ Leicester,” Robison, John an eminent natural philosopher and mathematician

“Memoirs of Aiessandro Tassoni, &c. By the late Joseph Cooper Walker, esq. M. R. I. A.” Tassoni, Alessandro an Italian poet of great fame

“The Life of the Rt. Rev. Jeremy Taylor, D. D. &c. By the rev. Henry Kaye Bonney, M. A. of Christ’s college, Cambridge, prebendary of Lincoln, and rector of King’s Cliffe, in the county of Northampton,” Taylor, Jeremy a very learned and celebrated prelate

“Remains of the late John Tweddell, &c. being a selection of his Letters, written from various parts of the continent, together with a republication of his Prolusiones Juveniles,” Tweddell, John an enterprizing scholar of uncommon talents and

“Miscellaneous Tracts on Religious, Political, and Agricultural subjects,” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Wilmot, John Eardley second son of the preceding

“History of the Commission of American Claims,” Wilmot, John Eardley second son of the preceding

“Fidelia,” Wither, George a name well known among the readers of old English poetry

“Hymns and Songs of the Church,” Wither, George a name well known among the readers of old English poetry

1816

“Life of Tassoni,” Rinuccini, Ottavio an Italian poet of Florence