Events noted in 1810

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.

1809 1811


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