Events noted in 1803

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.

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1803

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

Died: Alfieri, Victor poet

Died: Amner, Richard divine

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

“Melanges de litterature,” Arnaud, Francis writer

Died: Bentham, Edward canon of Christ-church

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

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

Died: Brunck, Richard Francis Frederick critic

“Des rapports du physique et du morale de Pnomme,” Cabanis, Peter John George physician

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

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 naturalist

Died: Erskine, John divine

Died: Gaucher, Charles Stephen engraver

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

“German Tour,” Guibert, James Antony Hypolitus writer

“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 historian

Died: Hervey, Frederick and fourth earl of Bristol

Died: Hoole, John poet

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

Died: Klopstock, Frederic Theophilus poet

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

“Annalesde I'lmpriuierie des Aides ou Histoire des trois Manuce,” Manutius, Paul was born at Venice in 1512 (?–1574)

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 was born in 1731

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

Died: Ricard, Dominic writer

“Descriptions and figures of two hundred Fishes collected on the coast of Coromandel,” Russel, Alexander physician

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

Died: Swinburne, Henry traveller

Died: Throsby, John writer

Died: Tiedemann, Dieterich philosopher

Died: Topham, John antiquary

“Britannicus to Bonaparte, an heroic epistle, with notes,” Tresham, Henry artist

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

“Cnarge to the Clergy of Landaff.” Watson, Richard prelate