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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.



“Instrumentum Sinuum, sive Prinii Mobilis,” Apian, Peter called in German Brenkwitz

“Lond. 1721, &c. 4 vols. fol. 7.” Chamberlayne, John was admitted into Trinity college

“The Christian’s Magazine,” Dodd, Dr. William divine

“The Chew-Gazette,” Glanvil, Joseph writer

“Tutti i trionfi, carri, mascherate o canti carnasciaj^schi dal tempo di Lorenzo de Medici a questoanno 1559,” Grazzini, Antony Francis poet

“Rodrigo,” Handel, George Frederic composer

“Nova Britan^­nia,” Hudson, Captain Henky was an eminent English navigator

Died: Martialis, Marcus Valerius poet

“An Introduction to Algebra; translated out of the High Dutch into English by Thomas Branker, much altered and augmented by D. P. (Dr. Pell).” Pell, John mathematician


“Moral Reflections,” Noailles, Louis Antony De archbishop (?–1729)


“Thomas Vainall,” Boyle, John earl of Cork and Orrery

Born: Theophrastus philosopher


“Vindiciac praedestinationis et gratiæ,” Erigena, John Scotus scholar


Born: Apollodorus architect


“Anatomia humani corporis,” Bidloo, Godfrey writer

Born: Pompey surnamed Magnus


Died: Frontinus, Sextus Julius writer


“Prsedi an Rusticum,” Belsunce, Henry Francis Xavier De bishop


“Bibliotheque Portugaise,” Macedo, Francis Jesuit


“L'abus decouverte,” Garasse, Francis Jesuit

“Carmina in matrimon. Philippi Regis, cum Maria Regina Anglise,” White, John bishop


Born: Hillel the elder

“Description of a Collection of Prints in imitation of drawings, to which are annexed, Lives of their authors, with explanatory and critical notes.” Rogers, Charles antiquary


“Le club des bonnes gens,” Reigny, Louis Abel Beffroi commonly called Cousin Jaques


Born: Antoninus Philosophus, Marcus Aureltus the Roman emperor


“Passion of Jesus Christ,” Langton, Stephen archbishop


Died: Basilides one of the chief leaders of the Egyptian Gnostics

Born: Gellius, Autus or

“History of St. Louis,” Joinville, John, Sire De statesman

“Antiquities of Padua,” Mussato, Albertin historian


“British Zoology,” Pennant, Thomas traveller


“Nam prosterquam quod,” Nevile, Alexander writer


Died: Marcion a heretic


“History of the Order of the Garter,” Vertue, George antiquary


Died: Adrian, Publius Æliuvs the Roman emperor


“Restituta,” Owen, Lewis writer


“Philosophical Transactions,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England


“What is the square of 12” Lagny, Thomas Fantet De mathematician


“The Formation of Salt and Sand from Brine,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England


Born: Lucilius, Caius poet


“Observations on Lincoln Cathedral,” Essex, Jamks a man whose astonishing knowledge of gothic architecture could only be equalled by his modesty


“Genuine Remains,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius


“Ad Archangeli Mercenarii Disputationem de Putredine responsioj” Erastus, Thomas physician


“Hes.iod,” Trincavelli, Victor physician


“De la maniere de celebrer le Concile general,” Durand, William one of the most learned lawyers of the thirteenth century

“Method of Reading Histories,” Langhorne, John poet

“Lettere Amorose di M. Girolamo Parabosco,” Parabosco, Jerome writer


“Paradoxes ou propos contre la commune opinion, debattus en forme de declamations forenses, pour exciter les jeunes esprits en causes difficiles,” Stephanus, Charles and third son of Henry


“Letters to Gregorio Pauli,” Alciati, John Paul a native of Milan

Died: Bissat, Patrick professor of canon law in the university of Bononia in Italy


“Angelographia,” Casman, Otto divine


Died: Comes, Natalis writer

“Description of Lough Neagh, in Ireland,” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician

“Metaphrasis poetica librorum sacrorum aliquot,” Thou, James Augustus historian


“Nuove Invenzioni sopra il modo di Navigare,” Agrippa, Camille architect

“News both from heaven and hell,” Greene, Robert poet

“Notse ad leges Decemvirorum in xii tabulas,” White, Richard historian (1540–?)


Born: Ælian, Claudius historian

Born: Hipparchus a celebrated ancient astronomer

“Anecdotes of Bowyer,” Richardson, Samuel writer

“Adelphi, or Brothers,” Terentius, Publius writer

Died: Valentinus author of the heretical sect called Valeutinians


Died: Antoninus Pius, Titus Aurelius Fulvius Boionus Antoninus was born at Lanuvium in Italy

“Hist. Litt. de ia ville d' Amiens,” Baudouin, Benedict divine

“A treatise of good and evil Genii,” Gaffarell, James writer

“Disputationes Theologica; d praecipuis horum temporum controversies,” Gerlach, Stephen divine


“Coxe’s Travels,” Guldenstaedt, John Antony traveller

“Exercitatio Anatomico-Medica, de Glandulis Intestinorum, SchatFhausse, 1677,” Peyer, John Conrad a native of Schaffhausen in Switzerland

“Historia Navalis,” Ryves, Sir Thomas son of John Ryves of Damery Court

Died: Sutcliffe, Matthew divine


“M. Aurelius Antoninus’s Meditations concerning himself, with notes,” Casaubon, Meric was born at Geneva

“Negociations” Feuquieres, Manasses De Pas, Marquis De one of the bravest French officers in the seventeenth century

“Isaiae prophetae vetus et nova ex Hebraico versio, cum commentario, &c.” Foreiro, Francis a learned Portuguese ecclesiastic

“The Plea of the Innocents,” Whitgift, John archbishop


“Peace makes the Gospel way,” Dury, John in Latin Duroeus

“An Appeal to thy Conscience,” Fisher, Edward supposed by Wood to be the son of sir Edward Fisher

“A Survey of the Summe of Church Discipline, wherein the way of the churches of New England is warranted,” Hooker, Thomas divine

“Memoirs” Joly, Guy king’s counsellor at the Chatelet

“Observations of Eclipses.” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician

“Simplicii commentarius in Enchiridion Epicteti,” Salmasius, Claude one of the most learned men of the seventeenth century


“Meditations of the mirth of a Christian Life,” Bogan, Zachary writer

“The Psalms of David, from the new translation of the Bible, turned into Metre, &c.” King, Henry bishop

“Bibliotheca Antitrinitariorum,” Lubienietski, Stanislaus in Latin Lubieniecius

Born: Pfaff, John Christopher divine

“Discourse concerning the Effects of the great Frost on Trees and other Plants, in 1683,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England


“Of the antiquity of Coats of Arms.” Cotton, Sir Robert Bruce antiquary

“The Statesmen and favourites of England since the Reformation, &c.” Lloyd, David historian

“A Discourse of perpetual Lamps,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England

“Chronologiae infallibilis de annis Christi, &c. demonstrationes,” Ravis, Christian a learned orientalist


“Biblioth. Nov. libror. Manuscr.” Abydenus which signifies a native

“Sir Salomon, or the cautious coxcomb,” Caryl, John probably a native of Sussex

“Philosophical Transactions,” Musgrave, Dr. William antiquary


“Summary view of the Controversy between the Papists and the Author,” Bower, Archibald a person of a very celebrated

“On the Connaught worm,” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician

“Plato Redivivus: or a Dialogue concerning Government,” Nevile, Henry writer


“Opera Critica,” Gataker, Thomas critic

“Janua Hebraismi aperta,” Hasenmuller, Daniel a native of Holstein

“The History of the Weather at Oxford, in 1684 or the Observations of a full Year, made by Order of the Philosophical Society at Oxford,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England


“Preface,” Atterbury, Francis bishop

“The Life and Passion of archbishop Becket.” Fitzstephen, William historian

“Review of the Transactions of the present Reign,” Kippis, Andrew divine

“The Second Part, being the relative part of it; wherein the intelligible World is considered with relation to human understanding; whereof some account is here attempted and proposed,” Norris, John divine


“Storia della vita di Catterina Vizzani, trovata puscella nella sezione del suo caclavero,” Bianchi, John naturalist

Died: Eberhard, John Augustine divine


“Description of a new hygrometer,” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician


Died: Arrivabene, Hyppolito a descendant of the same family

“Letters occasioned by the account of Quietism given by M. Phelipeaux,” Bleterie, John Philip Rene De La was born at Rennes

“Questiones Philosophic^ in usum juventiitis academics,” Johnson, Thomas scholar

“De eruditione Ap<~,stolorum liber singularis,” Lami, John an Italian ecclesiastic

“Commentary on the Prophets,” Smith, John divine


“Poesies de l'abbé de FAttaignant,” Attaignant, Gabriel Charles De L' poet

“Confessions d'un Fat,” Bastide, John Francis De La writer

“Eight sermons on the doctrine of the Trinity, at lady Moyer’s lecture,” Bedford, Arthur clergyman

“A schema to reconcile the fourth and fifth verses of the thirty-fifth chapter of the book of Numbers.” Canton, John philosopher

“A Treatise of Theoretic and Practical Geometry,” Clerc, Sebastian Le engraver

“Concio ad Clerum,” Denne, John antiquary

“Mercury,” Fuzelier, Lewis a native of Paris

“Hymns for the use of the Brethren” Gambold, John bishop

“Philosophical Transactions” Pepusch, John Christopher one of the greatest theoretic musicians of modern times

“Vitae Pontificum Romanorum,” Sandini, Anthony historian

“Essays on several curious and useful subjects in speculative and mixed Mathematics. Dedicated to Francis Blake, esq. since fellow of the Royal Society, and his very good Friend and Patron,” Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich

“An Essay on the Balance of Civil Power in England,” Squire, Samuel divine

“On Natural Philosophy,” Torre, John Maria De La philosopher

“Mahomet,” Voltaire, Marie-Francis Arouet De the greatest literary character which France produced in the last century

“Progress of Discontent,” Warton, Thomas historian


Born: Papinian lawyer

“Prosperi Martiani Annotationes in csecas praenotationes synopsis,” Schomberg, Isaac one of a family of physicians of some note in their day (?–1780)


“Buronagium Genealogicum, or The Pedigree of English Peers,” Edmondson, Joseph Mowbray herald extraordinary


“Annah of Scotland, from the accession of Robert I. surnamed Bruce, to the accession of the house of Stewart,” Dalrymple, David antiquary

“Traité sur la science de l'exploitation des Mines,” Delius, Christopehr Traugott a learned German mineralogist

“On the cause of winds and the change of weather, c.” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician

“Appendiculum notarum in Suidam,” Toup, Jonathan critic


“Translation of Bergman’s essay on Elective Attractions,” Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

Died: Carter, Francis Of this gentleman we have litde information

“A Retrospective View of the Ancient System of the Blast India Company, with a Plan of Regulation,” Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer


“A Letter to the Rev. Dr. Sturges, &c.” Dodson, Michael an English barrister


Died: Hegesippus historian

Born: Pollux, Julius an ancient Greek grammarian


“Why bodies dissolved swim in menstrua specifically lighter than themselves,” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician


“A Discourse concerning the Observations of the Eclipses of the Satellites of Jupiter,” Rooke, Sir George a brave naval officer


“On the Tides,” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician


Born: Origen an illustrious father of the church


“Why celestial objects appear greatest near the horizon.” Molyneux, William, Esq. mathematician


Died: Eleutherius bishop

“Discourse concerning the most seasonable Time of felling Timber, written at the request of Samuel Pepys,esq. secretary of the admiralty,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England