Events noted in 1685

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“Reflexions sur la Presence reelle du Corps de Jesus Christ dans l'Eucharistie,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

“Htstoire des Os,” Abeille, Scipio brother of the preceding

Died: Abendana, Jacob a Spanish Jew

“De Unione et Incarnatione,” Abucaras, Theodore bishop of Caria

Died: Acheri, Luc D' a Benedictine of the congregation of St

“A discourse of Tangier, under the government of the earl of Tiviot,” Addison, Lancelot son of Lancelot Addison a. clergyman

“Painting illustrated, in three dialogues, with the lives of the most eminent painters from Cimabue to Raphael,” Aglionby, John an eminent divine of a very ancient family in Cumberland

“Douze Sermons sur divers textes,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“Hippocratis Aphorismi, Gr. Lat.” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

Born: Alstroemer, Jonas the reviver of industry and commerce in Sweden

“Lux magica, &c. ccelestiurn, terrestrium, et inferorum origo, ordo, et subordinatio cunctorum, quoad esse, fieri, etoperari, viginti quatuor voluminibus divisa,” Angelieri, Bonaventure a writer of the seventeenth century

Born: Angelis, Peter a painter of considerable note in the last century

Born: Argellati, Philip an Italian printer

Died: Arndt, Joshua a Lutheran divine

“The Royal Apology or, An Answer to the Rebel’s Plea wherein are the most noted anti-monarchical tenets, first published by Doleman the Jesuit, to promote a bill of exclusion against king James I. secondly, practised by Bradshaw, and the regicides, in the actual murder of king Charles I. thirdly, republished by Sidney, and the associates to depose and murder his present majesty,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“CEuvres d'architecture de Vincent de Scamozzi,” Aviler, Augustine Charles D' descended from a family originally of Nanci in Lorraine

Born: Bach, John Sebastian an eminent German musician

“Jugemens des Savans sur les principaux ouvrages des Auteurs,” Baillet, Adrian an eminent French critic

Born: Barnard, Sir John an eminent citizen and alderman of London of the last century

Died: Bartoli, Daniel a learned and laborious Jesuit

“Descriptio Fiuminum Galliae, qua Francia est, opera Papyrii Massoni, cum notis M. Baudrand,” Baudrand, Michael Anthony a celebrated French geographer

“Augustiss. Galliarum senatui panegyricus,” Baune, James De La a learned French Jesuit

Died: Becher, John Joachim born in 1645

“Thesaurus ex Thesauro Palatino selectus, seu Gemmae,” Beger, Lawrence the son of a tanner

“Tyro prudentiae juris opificialii praecursorum emissarius,” Beier, Adrian a native of Jena

“Boethus, peregre redux conspectibus et judice conspicuus,” Beier, Adrian a native of Jena

“Vet. Philosophorum, Poetarum, &c. Imagines,” Bellori, John Peter a celebrated Italian antiquary

Born: Benevoli, Anthony an Italian surgeon

Died: Bentivoglio, Hyppolitus of Arragon

“Statius,” Berault, Michael pastor and professor of theology at Montauban

Born: Bergantini, Jonn Peter an Italian author of the last century

“Traite du libre etdu volontaire,” Bernier, Francis was distinguished in the brilliant age of Louis XIV. as a philosopher and traveller

“Lucubrationes Frankendalenses,” Bertram, Cornelius Bonaventure minister

“Bibliographia mathematica et artificiosa,” Beughem, Cornelius De whose name often occurs in works of Bibliography

“Bibliographia historica, chronologica, et geographica,” Beughem, Cornelius De whose name often occurs in works of Bibliography

“Acta eruditorum,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

Born: Bianchini, Joseph Maria an Italian scholar of the last century

“L'Art de jetter des Bombes,” Blondel, Francis a celebrated French mathematician and military engineer

“Primicias Evangelicas,” Bluteau, Dom Raphael a Theatine

Born: Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

“Dissertations chemico-physicic,” Bohn, John a physician of considerable reputation in the seventeenth century

“A Preface and Conclusion to Sir Robert Filmer’s Patriarcha,” Bohun, Edmund a voluminous political and miscellaneous writer of the seventeenth century

“The Life of John Jewell, bishop of Salisbury,” Bohun, Edmund a voluminous political and miscellaneous writer of the seventeenth century

“Epitome operum Sennerti,” Bonet, Theophilus an eminent physician and medical writer

Born: Bouquet, Dom Martin an eminent French historian and antiquary

Died: Bourdelot, Peter Michon nephew to the above

Died: Brandt, Gerard a learned ecclesiastical historian

Born: Brereton, Jane an English poetess

Born: Budgell, Eustace esq. a very ingenious but unfortunate writer

“English Empire in America,” 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

“Surprising Miracles of Nature and Art,” 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

“History of Scotland,” 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: Cabassut, John of Aix

Died: Carrenno De Miranda, Don Juan an eminent Spanish painter

Died: Castell, Edmund a divine of the seventeenth century

“A Sermon preached before the king at Whitehall, on Sunday, January 18, 1684-5, on Psalm iv. 7. Publisheo 1 by his majesties special command,” Cave, William a very learned divine

“Chartopbylax Ecclesiasticus,” Cave, William a very learned divine

“Chaldaismus, sive grammatica nova linguae Chaldaica?,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

“The manner of making Tea, Coffee, and Chocolate, London,” Chamberlayne, John son to the preceding

“Inquisitio Physlca de causis Catameniorum, et Uteri Rheumatismo, in quo probatur sanguinem in animali fermentescere nunquam,” Charleton, Walter a very learned physician

“Essay on translated Verse,” Chetwood, Knightly was born in 1652

“A Persuasive to an ingenuous Trial of Opinions in Religion,” Clagett, Nicolas younger brother to the preceding

“Theological Dissertations,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“Critical History of the Old Testament.” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

“Catalogus Plantarum indigenarum Hollandiae,” Commelin, John a distinguished botanist

“The general History of France during the two first races of its kings,” Cordemoi, Gerard De a French historian

Died: Cornaro Piscopia, Helena Lucretia a learned Venetian lady

“Apologie d'un tour nouveau pour ies Quatre Dialogues, &c.” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

Born: Denner, Balthasar a portrait painter of considerable eminence

“Institutiones Juris Canonici a J. P. Lancelotto Perusino conscriptae,” Doujat, John a learned French advocate and classical scholar

“Lettre touchant un passage conteste de Tite Live,” Doujat, John a learned French advocate and classical scholar

“Essay on Translated Verse:” Dryden, John an illustrious English poet

“A Catalogue of the Nobility of England, &c.” Dugdale, Sir William an eminent English antiquary and historian

Born: Dundas, Robert of Arniston

“Vindicise adversus Eggelingium,” Eggeling, John Henry a very eminent antiquary

Born: Erskine, Ralph, A. M. brother of the above

“Nouvelle Conference avec un Ministre, touchant les Causes de la Separation des Protestans,” Fevre, James Le a celebrated doctor of the Sorbonne

Born: Fontaines, Peter Francis Guyot Des a French critic

“the Chav. d'Horny” Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier De the son of Frangois le Bovier de Fonienelle

Born: Forbes, Duncan a very eminent Scottish lawyer

“The great wickedness and mischievous effects of Slandering, preached in the parish church of St. Giles’s, Nov. 15, 1685, on Psalm ci. 5, with a large preface of the author, and conclusion in his own vindication,” Fowler, Edward a learned English prelate

Born: Furietti, Joseph Alexander an Italian cardinal and antiquary

“The supplement to the works of Theodoret,” Garnier, John a Jesuit

Born: Gaultier, John Baptist was born about 1685

Born: Gramm, John a learned philologist

“Sorberiana.” Graverol, Francis a very eminent French antiquary and lawyer

“Counsels and Directions divine and moral: in plain and familiar letters of advice to a young gentleman his nephew, soon after his admission into a college in Oxford,” Greenville, Denis a younger son of the preceding

Died: Gribner, Michael Henry an eminent professor of law

“Responsio ad cavillationes R. Fabretti,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Pomponii Melae libri tres de situ orbis,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Observationes ad Melam,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Canonical Institutions,” Halle, Peter professor of canon law in the university of Paris

Born: Helvetius, John Claude son of the above

Born: Henault, Charles John Francis an eminent French writer

“Ami us Ciimuctericus,” Hevelius, John a celebrated astronomer and mathematician

Born: Hill, Aaron an English poet and dramatic writer of some celebrity in his day

“The Catching of the Leviathan,” Hobbes, Thomas an eminent English philosopher and miscellaneous writer

Born: Holberg, Louis De a Danish historian (?–1754)

“The Exercise of Prayer; or a help to devotion; being a supplement to the Happy Ascetick, or best exercise, containing prayers and devotions suitable to the respective exercises, with additional prayers for several occasions,” Horneck, Dr. Anthony an English divine

“The first fruits of Reason: or, a discouse shewing the necessity of applying ourselves betimes to the serious practice of Religion,” Horneck, Dr. Anthony an English divine

Born: Hughes, Jabez was the younger brother of Mr

“Les prejugez legitimos centre le papisme,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“An Exposition of the Church Catechism” Ken, Thomas the deprived bishop of Bath and Wells

Born: Kent, William an ingenious artist

Born: King, Dr. William son of the rev

Born: Lafitau, Peter Francis brother to the preceding

“Les ve>4tables Motifs de la Conversion de M. (le Bouthilier de Ranc6) l'Abbe de la Trappe,” Larroque, Daniel De son of the preceding

Born: Le Dran, Henry Francis an eminent French surgeon

“Bibliotheca realis Theologica,” Lipenius, Martin a learned German divine

“The subject of Church Power, in whom it resides,” Lowth, Simon an English clergyman

“Epistola Ethiopice scripta,” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

“Bibliotheca Anatomica,” Malpighi, Marcellus an Italian physician and anatomist

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

Died: Marshall, Thomas an English divine

Died: Marsham, Sir John a very learned English writer

“A Description of France by its Rivers,” Masson, Papirius a French historical and miscellaneous writer

“Archimedis monumenta omnia,” Maurolico, Francis a celebrated Italian mathematician

Born: Mopinot, Simon a learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Murillio, Don Bartolome Estivan one of the most pleasing painters Spain ever produced

Died: Nalson, John an historical writer

Born: Niceron, John Peter one of the most useful French biographers

Died: Nicole, Claude cousin-german of the preceding

“The institution and life of Cyrus,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

“De Vasis aquosis Oculi,” Nuck, Anthony a distinguished Dutch physician and anatomist

“De jure belli ac pacis.” Obrecht, Ulric a learned German

Died: Ostade, Adrian Van a most celebrated Flemishpainter

Died: Otway, Thomas one of the first names in the English drama

“Breviarium Turonense, renovatum, et in melius restitutum,” Ouvrard, Rene' a learned French ecclesiastic

“Tables des Sinus, Tangentes, & Secantes, & des Logarithmes des Sinus & des Tangentes, & des nombres depuis T unite jusqu'a dix mille, avec un traite de Trigonometric, par de nouvelles demonstrations & des pratiques tres faciles,” Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician

Died: Pajon, Claude a French Protestant divine

“Amities, Amours, et Amourettes,” Pays, Rene'Le sieur of Villeneuve

“Maps of Ireland, being an actual Survey of the whole kingdom,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius

“What a complete Treatise of Navigation should contain,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius

“The Minority of St. Lewis, with the politic conduct of affairs by his mother queen Blanch of Spain, during her regency,” Phillips, Edward one of the nephews of Milton

“A System of Divinity for those who who adopt the Confession of Augsburg,” Quenstedt, John Andrew a Lutheran divine

Born: Ramsay, Allan one of the extraordinary instances of the power of uncultivated genius

“Les veritables Motifs de la Conversion de l'abbé de la Trappe,” Rance', Dom. Armand John Le Bouthillier De the celebrated abbe and reformer of the monastery of La Trappe

“Eclaircissemens sur ce Livre,” Rance', Dom. Armand John Le Bouthillier De the celebrated abbe and reformer of the monastery of La Trappe

Born: Roques, Peter a pious and learned Protestant clergyman

Born: Rue, Charles De La was a Benedictine monk

“The Christian Life, from its beginning- to its consummation in glory, together with the several means and instruments of Christianity conducing thereunto, with directions for private devotion and forms of prayer, fitted to the several states of Christians;” Scott, Dr. John a learned English divine

“A collection of Cases and other Discourses lately written to recover Dissenters to the Communion of the Church of England,” Scott, Dr. John a learned English divine

Died: Sparrow, Anthony a learned prelate

“History of the Rye-house Plot;” Sprat, Thomas a learned English prelate

“Discourse concerning the necessity of Reformation, \ respect to the errors and corruptions of the church of Rome,” Stratford, Nicholas a pious and learned bishop of Chester

Born: Taylor, Brook a celebrated philosopher and mathematician

Born: Thuillier, Vincent a Benedictine of the congregation de St.Maur

“L‘Anne’e Chretienne,” Tourneux, Nicholas Le a pious French divine

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

“Sjlva TheologiaB Symbolicae,” Ursinus, Zachary one of the most celebrated Protestant divines of the 16th century

Born: Vaissette, Joseph a French historian

“Les Anecdotes de Florence, ou THistoire secrette de la Maison de Medicis, at the Hague,” Varillas, Anthony a French writer

“Neurologia universalis, hoc est, omnium huniani corporis nervorum, simul ac cerebri, medullaeque spinalis, descriptio anatomica,” Vieussens, Raymond a physician and anatomist

“A short Discourse upon the reasonableness of men’s having a religion or worship of God.” Villiers, George duke of Buckingham

Died: Voisin, Joseph De an ingenious doctor

Born: Wagstaffe, William a physician

“Maggots, or Poems on several subjects,” Wesley, Samuel an English divine

Born: Wilkins, David a learned divine and editor (?–1745)

Died: Womock, Lawrence an English prelate

“Reliquiae Wottonianae” Wotton, Sir Henry an Englishman

1686

“Commentary on Joshua, Judges, and Samuel,” Abrabanel, Isaac a famous rabbi

“Determinatio F. Joannis Parisiensis cle modo existendi Corpus Christi in sacramento Allans, &c. cui est prefixa prefatio historica de dogmate Transubstantiationis,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“Opuscula sive antiquitatum e sacris profanarum specimen conjectans veterum poetarum fraguienta et plagiarorum syllabus,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“De scriptis adespotis, pseudepigraphis, et supposititiis, conjecture,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Reflexions politiques, par lesquelles on fait voir que la persecution des reformez est contre les veritable interets de la France,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“Clypeus Philosophise! Thomistica,” Arnu, Nicholas was born at Merancourt

“Philosophus Autodidactus, sive Epistola Abi Gioaphar Ebn Tophail de Hai Ebn Yokdan,” Ashwell, George rector of Hanwell

“The Country Parson’s Admonition to his Parishioners against Popery with directions how to behave themselves, when any one designs to seduce them from the Church of England,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“A dissertation on the life of the Fcetus in utero” Astorini, Elias born in the province of Cosenza in the kingdom of Naples in 1651

“The Ground of Christian Feasts,” Atterbury, Lewis born about the year 1631

Born: Aubais, Charles De Baschi marquis of

Born: Bagard, Charles an eminent French physician

“Treatise on Engraving, and the lives of the principal Engravers,” Baldinucci, Philip of Florence

Born: Balguy, John an eminent divine of the church of England in the last century

“Poetical paraphrase on the History of Esther.” Barnes, Joshua a learned divine and professor of Greek at Cambridge

“Reponse a M. l'Eveque de Meaux sur sa lottre pastorale,” Basnage, James de Franquener

Born: Baxter, Andrew a very ingenious metaphysician and natural philosopher

Died: Bendlowes, Edward a poet of considerable note in his day

“Histoire abregee de l'Europe,” Bernard, James professor of philosophy and mathematics

Born: Berti, Alexander Pompey a learned Italian

Died: Blondel, Francis a celebrated French mathematician and military engineer

“De Motionibus Naturalibus,” Borelli, John Alphonso a celebrated philosopher and mathematician

“Lettre pastorale aux nonveaux catholiques.” Bossuet, James bishop of Meaux

Born: Bower, Archibald a person of a very celebrated

Born: Carte, Thomas a very learned English historian

“De igne dissertationes,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

“Curie posteriores de barbarismis et idiotismis sermonis Latini,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

“Isagoge in linguam Arabicam,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

“A Treasure of Health,” Chamberlayne, John son to the preceding

“L'Histoire du Monde,” Chevreau, Urban was born at Loudun

“A Discourse concerning the Invocation of the Blessed Virgin and the Saints,” Clagett, William eldest son of the preceding (?–1638)

Died: Clarkson, David a nonconformist divine of considerable celebrity

Born: Concina, Daniel a very celebrated Dominican divine

Died: Coventry, William youngest son of the preceding

“The Life of Coligni,” Courtilz, Gatien De sieur de Sandras

“A Sermon before the king and queen at St. James’s palace,” Crosse, John a Franciscan friar and popish missionary in England

“Essay on Jewish Measures and Weights,” Cumberland, Richard a very learned divine

Born: Delany, Patkick a clergymnn of Ireland

“Of the Priesthood of Laicks,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Died: Dolce, Carlo a very eminent artist

“The late converts exposed: or, the reasons of Mr. Bayes’s changing his religion considered, in a dialogue; part the second 1690,” Dryden, John an illustrious English poet

“Bibliotheque” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

“De antiqua Ecclesiee Disciplina, dissertationes historicge,” Dupin, Lewis Jellies an eminent ecclesiastical historian of the last century

Died: Estrades, Godfrey, Count D' marshal of France

“Traité de l‘Action de l’Orateur,” Faucheur, Michelle a French protestant preacher of the highest estimation in his time

Died: Fell, Dr. John an eminently learned divine

“Le Droit du Patronage,” Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian

Died: Gabriel, James an eminent royal architect of France

“Astro-Meteorologica, or aphorisms and discourses of the Bodies Celestial, their natures and influences, &c.” Goad, John an eminent classical teacher

“Jasithei ad Gronovium Apologema, in ej usque Titivilitia seu de Tito Livio somnia animadversiones,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Epistola ad Johannem Georgium Graevium V. Cl. de Pallacopa, ubi Descriptio ejus ab Arriano facta liberatur ab Isaaci Vossii frustrationibus,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Hugonis Grotii quredam inedita> aliaque ex Belgice editis Latine versa argumenti theolog, jurid. politic.” Grotius, Hugo one of the most eminent names in literary history

Died: Guericke, Otto counsellor to the elector of Brandenbourg

“Principia” Halley, Edmund an eminent English philosopher and astronomer

Born: Hardion, James a polite French writer

“Biblia parva Gneca, in quibus dicta insigniora omnia ex Versione Septuagintavirali secundum ordmem librorum biblicorum observatum in biblis parvis Opitianis, cum cura exhibentur,” Hasenmuller, Daniel a native of Holstein

“System of Divinity,” Heidanus, Abraham a learned protestant divine

Born: Hellot, John a French chemist

“The Crucified Jesus: or a full account of the nature, end, design, and benefit of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, with necessary dU rections, prayers, praises, and meditations, to be used by persons who come to the holy communion,” Horneck, Dr. Anthony an English divine

“The Method of remitting and retaining Sins,” Huyghens, Gomarus a celebrated doctor of Louvain

Born: Jackson, John an English divine

Born: Jacob, Giles a poetical and dramatic writer

“De Ranis & Lacertis dissertatio,” Jacobæus, Oliger a professor of physic and philosophy at Copenhagen

“Some Observations on the Life of Cardinal Pole,” Joyner, William second son of William

“L'accomplissement des Propheties,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“Le vray systeme.de l'église et la veritable analyse de la foi,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“Jugement sur les me*­thodes rigides et relache'es,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“Pliny’s Panegyric,” Kennet, White an English writer

“Installation of Henry duke of Norfolk, Henry earl of Peterborough, and Laurence earl of Rochester, Windsor, July 22, 1685,” King, Gregory a heraldic and commercial writer

“Bibliotheca Bibliothecarum,” Labbe, Philip a celebrated Jesuit

“Rémarques sur l'Institution du Droit Romain, et du Droit François,” Launay, Francis De an able French lawyer

Born: Law, William the author of many pious works of great popularity

Died: Leake, Richard master-gunner of England

Died: Lenfant, James a learned French writer in the eighteenth century

“New Method for a Common-place Book,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“De bello Turcico feliciter conficiendo, &c.” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

“Observations upon the acts of parliament,” Mackenzie, Sir George an ingenious and learned writer

Died: Maimbourg, Louis a man celebrated in the republic of letters

Died: Mairet, John a French poet of later times

“Of Confession to a lawful Priest,” Manby, Peter a Roman catholic writer

“Commentaria de Rebelhone Anglicana, ab anno 1640 ad annum 1685,” Manley, De La Riviere an English lady

“Appendix to his Annotations,” Mela, Pomponius an ancient Latin writer

Born: Montgeron, Lewis Basil Carre' De born in 1686

“Oratio inauguralis de Linguarum Orientalium ad intelligentiam Sacrse Scripture utilitate,” Morin, Stephen a learned French protestant

Died: Neercassel, John De a celebrated bishop of the catholics in Holland

“De causis corrupts Jurisprudentise.” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“De Ductu salivali novo, Salivfi, ductibus aquosis et humore aqueo oculorum,” Nuck, Anthony a distinguished Dutch physician and anatomist

Died: Patrick, Simon a learned English prelate

“Historia Piscium,” Pepys, Samuel secretary to the admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II. and an eminent benefactor to the literature of his country

“An Essay concerning the Multiplication of Mankind,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius

“De Insanabili Edclesia Romana, Scepticismo, Dissertatio,” Placette, John De La a protestant minister of great eminence

Died: Poussines, Peter in Latin Possinus (16091686)

Born: Rousset, John De Missy a voluminous French writer

Born: Rundle, Thomas LL. D. an English divine

“Remains,” Rust, George one of the learned divines who was contemporary with Cudworth

“Critical History of the Old Testament.” Simon, Richard a French critic and divine of great learning

Died: Solis, Antonio De an ingenious Spanish writer

Died: Spon, James son of the preceding

Died: Steno, Nicholas a Danish anatomist

“Treatise of Spousals, or Matrimonial contracts,” Swinburne, Henry a law writer

“Catalogus auctorum qui librorum catalogos, indices, bibliothecas, virorum literatorum elogia, vitas, ant orationes funebres scriptis consignarunt,” Teissier, Anthony a learned and laborious French writer

Born: Tickell, Thomas son of the rev

“Of the sacraments in general, in pursuance of an explication of the catechism of the church of England,” Towerson, Gabriel a learned English divine

“A Collection of three hundred Letters written to James Usher lord archbishop of Armagh, and most of the eminentest persons for piety and learning in his time both in England and beyond the seas. Collected and published from original copies under their own hands by Richard Parr, D. D. his lordship’s chaplain at the time of his death, uith whom the care of all his papers were intrusted by his lordship,” Usher, James a most illustrious prelate

“Lindenius Renovattis,” Vander-Linden, John Antonides a learned professor of physic at Leyden

“Histoire des Revolutions arrives en Europe en matiere de Religion,” Varillas, Anthony a French writer

“Exposition of the Doctrine of the Church of England,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“A Vindication of the bishop of Condom’s Exposition of the Doctrine of the Catholic Church, in answer to a book entitled, An Exposition of the Doctrine of the Church of England, &c. With a Letter from the said bishop,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“A Defence of the Exposition of the Doctrine of the Church of England against the exceptions of Monsieur de Meaux, late bishop of Condom, and his Vindicator,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

Born: Wheatley, Charles the author of an excellent illustration of the Book of Common Prayer

“Historiae Piscium libri quatuor, &c.” Willughby, Francis a celebrated natural historian

“De Episcopis,” Ziegler, Gaspar an eminent jurist

1687

“D. Abercrombii Opuscula Medica hactenus edita,” Abercromby, Patrick a physician and historian

“Additions to Helvicus’s Historical and Chronological Theatre,” Allam, Andrew an English writer of the 17th century

“Les Maximes du vrai Chretien,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“C. Rutilius Numantianus,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Lux magica academica, pars secunda, primordia rerum naturulium, sanabilium, infirmarum et incurabilium continens,” Angelieri, Bonaventure a writer of the seventeenth century

Died: Atkins, James bishop of Galloway in Scotland

Died: Aubery, Louis sieur du Maurier

“Histoire des ouvrages des.Savans,” Basnage, Henry de Beauval

“Laudatio funebris Ludovici Borbonii principis Condaei,” Baune, James De La a learned French Jesuit

Born: Bengel, John Albert a learned German divine

Died: Bennet, Robert, B. D. a nonconformist divine

“Histoire et Apologie de la retraite des pasteurs a cause de la persecution,” Benoit, Elias the son of a Calvinist

“Impegni per disgracia,” Bentivoglio, Hyppolitus of Arragon

“De emblemate, nomine atque instituto Alethophilorum, dissertatio publice habita in eorundem academia,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

“Academici concordi,” Bianchini, Francis a very learned Italian astronomer and philosopher

Born: Biel, John Christian a Lutheran divine of the last century

“Elementa Geometrices,” Billberg, John a Swedish astronomer

“Catechism of the Council of Trent,” Bromley, John an English clergyman

Died: Brouncker, William viscount Brouncker

“Dissertatio de Therapeutis Philonis adversus Henricum Valesium,” Browne, Thomas a clergyman of the church of England in the seventeenth century

“Travels,” Burnet, Gilbert the celebrated bishop of Salisbury

Born: Chandler, Mary an ingenious English lady

“With a letter to the Vindicator of the bishop of Condom,” Clagett, William eldest son of the preceding (?–1638)

“A View of the whole Controversy between the Representer and the Answerer; in which are laid open some of the methods by which Protestants are misrepresented by Papists,” Clagett, William eldest son of the preceding (?–1638)

Died: Claude, John an eminent French protestant clergyman

Born: Cochin, Henry an eminent French lawyer

“Confucius Sinarum philosophus; sive Scientia Sinica Latine exposita,” Couplet, Philip a Jesuit

“Journal des Savans” Cousin, Lewis president of the Mint

Died: Cutis, John Lord a brave officer in king William’s wars

Died: Desmares, Toussaint priest of the oratory

“Pra?­notionum canonicarum libri quinque,” Doujat, John a learned French advocate and classical scholar

Born: Drummond, George an eminently patriotic and public-spirited magistrate of Edinburgh

“A vindication of the Answer to some late papers,” Dryden, John an illustrious English poet

“there was no such thing as true religion in the world, and that the priests of all religions are alike, I might have been as nimble a convert, and as early a defender of the royal papers, as any one of these champions. For why should not one, who believes no religion, declare for any?” Dryden, John an illustrious English poet

“Discussio calumniarum Fellerianarum,” Eggeling, John Henry a very eminent antiquary

“Opera omnia Physiologica et Anatomica,” Fabricius, Jerome more generally known by the name of Hieronymus Fabricius Ab Aquapendente

“An historical Collection of the Lives and Works of the most celebrated Architects,” Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding

“The Touchstone of Medicines,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“History of Oracles,” Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier De the son of Frangois le Bovier de Fonienelle

Died: Frischmuth, John an eminent scholar

“Histories Anglicanoe Scriptores quinque, &c.” Gale, Thomas celebrated for his knowledge of the Greek language and antiquities

Born: Gardiner, James a brave officer of the army

Born: Gendre, Gilbert Charles Le marquis of St

“Principia” Gregory, David son of the preceding

Born: Grey, Zachary LL. D. an English divine

“Epistola de argutiolis Isaaci Vossii,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Auli Gellii Noctes Atticae, cum Notis & Emendationibus Johannis Frederici Gronovii,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

“Philosophical Transactions.” Halley, Edmund an eminent English philosopher and astronomer

“Catalogue of the Leyden Garden,” Hermann, Paul a celebrated botanist

Died: Hevelius, John a celebrated astronomer and mathematician

“Tabulas Astronomicae,” Hire, Philip De La an eminent French mathematician and astronomer

“Historia Augusta,” Hoffman, John James professor of Greek at Bale

Died: Homberg, William a celebrated chemist

“Apologie pour Paccomplissement de Propbe'ties,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“Genealogies excellentium in GaHia familiarum,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“Traite de Mechanique, de PEquilibre,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

Born: Lebeuf, John a French historian and antiquary

Died: Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“Lexicon novum Hebroeo-Latinum,” Leusden, John an eminent oriental and classical scholar

Died: Linglebach, John a Dutch painter

“Essay concerning Human Understanding,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“A Letter to Edward Stillingfleet, D. D. in answer to the Dedicatory Epistle before, his ordination-sermon, preached at St. Peter’s Cornhill, March 15, 1684, with reflections. on some of Dr. Burnet’s letters on the same subject,” Lowth, Simon an English clergyman

“Specimen commentarii in historian! Ethiopicam,” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

Born: Madden, Samuel

“Vita Johannis Reuchlini,” Maius, John Henry a Lutheran divine

“The Considerations which obliged Peter Manby, Dean of Derry, to embrace the Catholic religion. Dedicated to the Lord Primate of Ireland,” Manby, Peter a Roman catholic writer

“A reformed Catechism in two Dialogues,” Manby, Peter a Roman catholic writer

Died: Mare, Philibert De La was a counsellor in the parliament of Dijon

Died: Molinet, Claude Du regular canon and procurator general of the congregation of St

“Principia” Molyneux, William, Esq. an excellent mathematician and astronomer

Born: Moncrif, Francis Augustin Paradis De a member of the French academy

Died: Morhof, Daniel George a very learned German

“Naturalis Philosophise Principia Mathematica,” Newton, Sir Isaac the most splendid genius that has yet adorned human nature (16431727)

Died: Orobio, Balthasar a famous Spanish Jew

“Arnica collatio cum Judæo, &c.” Orobio, Balthasar a famous Spanish Jew

“Traite des 'Lignes du premier genre, de la construction des equations, et des lieux Geometriques, expliquees par une methode nouveile & facile,” Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician

“Reflexions surles differens de la Religion” Pellisson-Fontanier, Paul a French academician

Died: Petit, Peter another very learned Frenchman

“Two Essays in Political Arithmetic,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius

“Five Essays in Political Arithmetic,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius

“Observations upon London and Rome,” Petty, William a singular instance of an almost universal genius

“Codex Canonum,” Pithou, Francis advocate to the parliament of Paris

Died: Pittis, Thomas an English divine

“La Paix des bonnes Ames,” Poiret, Peter famous only for his love of mysticism and enthusiasm

“The modern Poets,” Prior, Matthew an English poet of considerable eminence

“In usum Delphini,” Prudentius, Clemens Aurelius an ancient Christian poet

Died: Rapin, Renatus a French Jesuit

Born: Rolli, Paul Antonio a learned Italian

Born: Simson, Robert an eminent mathematician

“Philosophical Transactions,” Sloane, Sir Hans an eminent physician (16601752)

“Life of St. Mary Magdalen of Pazzi,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

Born: Stukeley, William an antiquary of much celebrity

Died: Tertre, John Baptist Du a French Dominican

“Introduction to Puffendorf,” Thomas, Christian a modern philosopher

Born: Tindal, Nicholas nephew to the preceding

“De Medicina Mentis & Corporis,” Tschirnhausen, Ernfroy Walter an ingenious mathematician

Died: Turretin, Francis son to the preceding

“Projet d'une Nouvelle Mechanique,” Varignon, Peter a celebrated French mathematician and priest

“A Reply to the Defence of the Exposition of the Doctrine of the Church of England; being a farther Vindication of the Bishop of Condom’s Exposition of the Doctrine of the Catholic Church. With a second Letter from the Bishop of Meaux,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“An historical treatise of Transubstantiation, wherein is made appear, that, according to the principles of that Church, this doctrine cannot be an article of Faith,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

Died: Waller, Edmund an eminent English poet

Died: Walsh, Peter an Irish catholic of great learning liberality

“Considerations concerning free-schools as settled in JJngland,” Wase, Christopher a man of considerable learning

“The Speculum Ecclesiasticum considered, inits false reasonings and quotations,” Wharton, Henry an English divine

“Additions” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century

“A new der scription of the city of Paris, in two parts, out of the French,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century

Born: Wyndham, Sir William an eminent statesman

1688

“Nouvelles Observations, ou Guerre civile des Frangais sur la langue,” Alemand, Louis-Augustine a miscellaneous French writer of considerable note

“L'Adieu de St. Paul aux Ephesiens, Sermon,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“Reflections upon the books of the Holy Scripture, to establish the truth of the Christian Religion,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“A discourse concerning Penance,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“An historical discourse concerning the necessity of the Ministers’ intention in administering the Sacrament,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

Born: Ames, Joseph the celebrated typographical historian

“L‘Irrevocabilité de l’Edit de Nantes prouvé par les principes du droit & de la politique,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“The King’s right of Indulgence in Spiritual matters, with the equity thereof, asserted,” Annesley, Arthur earl of Anglesey

“A Defence of the Plain Man’s Reply to the Catholic Missionaries,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“A few plain reasons why a Protestant of the church of England should not turn Roman catholic,” Barlow, Thomas a very learned divine and bishop in the seventeenth century

Born: Barre, Lewis Francis Joseph De La a learned French historian

“Pharmacopoeia Batcana; in qua octoginta circiter pharmaca plcraque omnia e praxiGeorgii Batei regi Carolo 2clo proto-medici excerpta,” Bate, George an eminent physician

“Defense” Benoit, Elias the son of a Calvinist

“De mensuris & ponderibus antiquis, libri tres,” Bernard, Edward a learned critic and astronomer

Died: Bernier, Francis was distinguished in the brilliant age of Louis XIV. as a philosopher and traveller

“Eloge de M. Chapelle,” Bernier, Francis was distinguished in the brilliant age of Louis XIV. as a philosopher and traveller

Born: Berriman, William a pious and learned English divine

“Incunabula typographic, sive Catalogus librorum proximis ab iwentione typographic annis ad annum 1500, editorum,” Beughem, Cornelius De whose name often occurs in works of Bibliography

“Anatomia practica rationalis,” Blancard, Stephen son to the preceding

“A Geographical Dictionary,” Bohun, Edmund a voluminous political and miscellaneous writer of the seventeenth century

Born: Bott, Thomas an English clergyman of ingenuity and learning

“A disquisition about the final causes of natural things; wherein it is enquired, whether, and, if at all, with what caution, a naturalist should admit them.” Boyle, Robert the most illustrious philosopher of modern times

“Saul and Samuel at Endor, or the new waies of salvation and service, which usually tempt men to Rome, and detain them there, truly represented and refuted,” Brevint, Daniel a learned divine of the seventeenth century

Born: Brumoy, Peter a celebrated French writer

Died: Bunyan, John author of the justly-admired allegory of the “Pilgrim’s Progress

“Rudimentum Anglo-Latinum, Grammatica literalis et numeralis,” Busby, Richard the most eminent schoolmaster in his time

Died: Cary, Robert a learned Chronologer in the seventeenth century

Born: Castel, Lewis Bertrand a geometrician and philosopher

Born: Catherine, Alexievna a country girl of the name of Martha

“Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Historia Literaria i. e. A Literary History of Ecclesiastical Writers, in two parts,” Cave, William a very learned divine

“Collectanea Historic Samaritanae, quotquot inveniri potuerunt,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

Born: Cellier, Remi a voluminous French biographer

Born: Cheselden, William an eminent surgeon and anatomist

“Conjecturae de perpetuo azymorum usu in ecclcsia Latina,” Ciampini, John Justin a learned Italian

“Notion of Idolatry considered and confuted,” Clagett, William eldest son of the preceding (?–1638)

“An Answer to the Representer’s Reflections upon the State and View of the Controversy. With a Reply to the Vindicator’s full Answer; shewing that the Vindicator has utterly ruined the new design of expounding and representing Popery,” Clagett, William eldest son of the preceding (?–1638)

“Several captious Queries concerning the English Reformation, first in Latin, and afterwards by T. W. in English, briefly and fully answered,” Clagett, William eldest son of the preceding (?–1638)

“Primitive Fpiscopacy,” Clarkson, David a nonconformist divine of considerable celebrity

Born: Cochin, Charles Nicholas a famous French engraver

“Historia Candidue Hiu, Christianas Sinensis,” Couplet, Philip a Jesuit

“Canzone per la nascita del seren. real principe de Y^llia, cji Variinaco Cognimembresi,” Crescimbeni, John Mario an Italian poet

“The Theory of the Earth;” Croft, Herbert an eminent prelate

Died: Cudworth, Ralph a learned English divine and philosopher

Born: D'Antine, Francis D'Antine

“Two short Discourses against the Romanists. 1. An Account of the fundamental Principle of Popery, and of the insufficiency of the proofs which they have for it. 2. An Answer to six Queries proposed to a gentlewoman of the Church of England, by an emissary of the Church of Rome,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Died: Doujat, John a learned French advocate and classical scholar

“Eloges des personnes illustres de l‘Ancient Testament^ pour donner quelque teinture de l’Histoire Sacree, a I‘usage de monseigneur le due de Bourgogne,’” Doujat, John a learned French advocate and classical scholar

“Reponse a M. Furetiere,” Doujat, John a learned French advocate and classical scholar

“An Account of the rejoycing at the diet of Ratisbonne, performed by sir George Etherege, knight, residing therefrom his majesty of Great Britain; upon occasion of the birth of the prince of Wales. In a letter from himself.” Etherege, George a celebrated wit and comic writer in the reigns of king Charles II. and king James II. is said to have been descended of an ancient family in Oxfordshire

Died: Fabri, Honore' an industrious and learned Jesuit

“Scriptorum recentiorum Decas,” Fabricius, John Albert one of the most eminenjt and laborious scholars of his time in Europe

“Du Digeste,” Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian

“Des Novelles,” Ferrier, Claude De a learned French civilian

Died: Flatman, Thomas an English poet

“Pastoral Poems, with a Discourse on the Eclogue, and a digression on the ancients and moderns,” Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier De the son of Frangois le Bovier de Fonienelle

Born: Forcellini, Egidio an eminent lexicographer

“Theatrum Virorum eruditione singulari clarorum,” Freher, Paul author of the very useful “Theatrum Virorum eruditione singulari clarorum

Born: Freret, Nicolas an author of profound learning and considerable abilities

Died: Fresne, Charles Du Cange Du commonly called Du Cange

Died: Fulman, William an English antiquary

Died: Furetiere, Antony an ingenious and learned lawyer

Born: Furstenau, John-Herman an eminent physician

Born: Gay, John a very popular English poet

“Chizzouck Emounak,” Gousset, James an eminent protestant divine

Born: Gravesande, William James an eminent Dutch philosopher

“Practica qua humani morbi describtmtur,” Groenvelt, John a physician

Died: Gueret, Gabriel an elegant French writer

Born: Hare, Dr. Francis an English bishop

Born: Hochstetter, Andrew-Adam a protestant divine

“Chrouicon Paschale,” Hody, Humphrey an eminent English divine

Born: Holdsworth, Edward a very polite and elegant Scholar (?–1746)

“Institutiones Historiae civilis;” Huber, Ulric a native of Dockum

“De mensuris & ponderibus antiquis Libri tres,” Hyde, Dr. Thomas a very learned writer

“An Historical Examination of the Authority of General Councils,” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine

“Traite de TumlS del'eglise,” Juried, Peter a French protestant divine

“Dell' antico Gimusio Napolitano,” Lasena, Peter a learned Italian

“Commentaries on Anthony Loisel’s Instituts Couturaiers,” Launay, Francis De an able French lawyer

Born: Lisle, Joseph Nicholas De younger brother of the preceding

“Bibliotheque Universelle” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“Epistolse Samaritans Sichetnitarum ad Jobum Ludolphum, &c.” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

Born: Marivaux, Peter Carlet De Chamblain De a celebrated French writer of the drama and of romance

“Secular Ode in Commemoration of the Glorious Revolution,” Mason, William a distinguished poet and divine of the last century

“Traite des Maladies des Femmes grosses, et de celles qui sont accouchées,” Mauriceau, Francis an eminent French accoucheur

Died: Mellan, Claude a French engraver and designer

Born: Meston, William an ingenious burlesque poet of Scotland

“A collection of the Church History of Palestine, from the birth of Christ, to the beginning of the empire of Diocletian,” Milner, John a learned English divine

Born: Moine, Francis Le an ingenious French painter

“Analecta Graeca sive vuria opuscula, Gr. & Lat.” Montfaucon, Bernard De a Benedictine of the congregation of St

“Collectanea,” Nalson, John an historical writer

“The theory and regulation of Love, a moral essay,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

“L‘usage du Compas de proportion, explique & demontre d’une maniere courte & facile, & augmente d'un Traite de la division des champs,” Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician

“Usage de l'instrument universel pour resoudre promptement & tres-exactement tous les problemes de la Geometric- pratique sans aucun calcul,” Ozanam, James an eminent French mathematician

“Treatise of Faith,” Peacock, Reynold bishop of St

Died: Perrault, Claude an eminent French architect

“Scrinium Plotianum Staffordiense.” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England

Born: Pluche, Antony a French writer

Born: Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets

“The Validity of the Orders of the Church of England made out against the objections of the papists in several letters to a gentleman of Norwich, &c.” Prideaux, Humphrey a learned English divine

Born: Quenstedt, John Andrew a Lutheran divine

“Martini Themidis exercitationes,” Schoockius, Martin a learned and very laborious writer

“The texts examined, which papists cite out of the Bible concerning prayer in an unknown tongue.” Scott, Dr. John a learned English divine

“Principles of Astronomy and Navigation,” Sinclare, George professor of philosophy in the university of Glasgow in the seventeenth century

“A pacific Discourse or, the causes and remedies of the differences about religion, which distract the peace of Christendom,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

“The people’s right to read the Holy Scriptures asserted,” Stratford, Nicholas a pious and learned bishop of Chester

“The lay-Christian’s obligation to read the Holy Scriptures,” Stratford, Nicholas a pious and learned bishop of Chester

“The Protestant and Popish way of interpreting Scripture, impartially compared, in answer to Pax vobis, &c.” Tenison, Thomas a learned and worthy prelate

“Notitia EcclesiiE Cathedralis Carliolensis una cum Catalogo Priorum, dum Conventualis erat, & Decanorum & Canonicorum quum Collegiata. Notitia Prioratus de Wedderhall cum Catalogo omnium Benefactorum qui ad ambas has sacras Ædes stfuendas, dotandas, & ornandas, pecuniam, terras & ornamenta, vel aliqua alia beneficia, pie & munifice contulerunt.” Todd, Hugh a learned English divine

“Numismata aerea imperatorum. Augustorirm, & Caesarum, in coloniis, rnunicipiis, & urbibus jure Latio donatis, ex omni mo.dula percussa,” Vaillant, John Foi a great medallist

“A Discourse concerning the nature of Idolatry, in which a late author’s true and only notion of Idolatry is considered and confuted,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“Sure and honest means for the conversion of all Heretics,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“Two Discourses of Purgatory and Prayer for the Dead,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“A Continuation of the present State of the Controversy between the Church of England and the Church of Rome; being a full account of the books published on both sides,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“A preparation for death, being a letter to a young gentlewoman in France,” Wake, William an eminent English prelate

“Errata’s of the Protestant Bible,” Ward, Thomas whom we mentioned under the article Edward Ward

“A treatise proving Scripture to be the rule of Faith, writ by Reginald Pecock, bishop of Chichester, before the reformation, about 1450,” Wharton, Henry an English divine

“The Enthusiasm of the Church of Rome demonstrated in some observations upon the Life of Ignatius Loyola,” Wharton, Henry an English divine

Died: Winwood, Sir Ralph secretary of state in the reign of James I. was son of Mr (?–1617)

1689

“Traite de la Divinitie de notre Seigneur Jesus Christ,” Abbadie, James a learned Protestant divine

“Fur Academicus,” Abercromby, Patrick a physician and historian

“De praestantia virorum sui aevi,” Accolti, Benedetto an eminent lawyer and historian of the fifteenth century

“The judgment of the ancient Jewish Church, against the Unitarians, in the controversy upon the Holy Trinity, and the divinity of our blessed Saviour,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“An Examination of the scruples of those who refuse to take the Oaths,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

Born: Alt, Francis Joseph Nicholas Baron D' the descendant of an ancient patrician family of Fribourg in Swisserland

Born: Alticozzi, Laurence of an illustrious family at Cortona

“Irenicum Numae Pompilii cum Hippocrate, quo veterum medicorum et philosophorum hypotheses, &c. a prseconceptis opinionibus vindicantur,” Amman, Paul a learned German physician and botanist

Died: Annand, William dean of Edinburgh in Scotland

“De veris operibus, &c.” Antelmi, Joseph a French ecclesiastic and antiquary

Born: Ardene, John Paul De Rome D' brother of the preceding

Born: Arnoult, John Baptist an ex-jesuit

“Antiquit. Danic. libri tres,” Bartholine, Thomas son of the preceding

“Istoria universale di tutti i Concili Geiierali,” Battaglini, Mark was born at Rimini

Born: Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De a French miscellaneous writer

Born: Benzelius, Henry archbishop of Upsal

“Laodamia,” Bernard, Catharine of the academy of the Ricovrati of Padua

“Private Devotions, with a brief explication of the Ten Commandments,” Bernard, Edward a learned critic and astronomer

“Etymologicum Britannicum, or derivations of the British and English words from the Russian, Sclavonian, Persian, and Armenian languages printed at the end of Dr. Hickes’s Grammatica Anglo- Saxonica & Moeso-Gotthica,” Bernard, Edward a learned critic and astronomer

“Medical Essays,” Bernier, John a physician

Died: Bigot, Emeric an eminent patron of literature

Died: Blanchet, Thomas a painter

“De duumviratu hypocliondrioium,” Bohn, John a physician of considerable reputation in the seventeenth century

“De officio medici duplici, clinini nimirum ac forensis,” Bohn, John a physician of considerable reputation in the seventeenth century

“De renunciatione vulnerum lethalium examen,” Bohn, John a physician of considerable reputation in the seventeenth century

“The Doctrine of Passive Obedience and Non-Resistance no way concerned in the controversies now depending between the Williamites and the Jacobites,” Bohun, Edmund a voluminous political and miscellaneous writer of the seventeenth century

“The late lord Russel’s case, with observations upon it,” Booth, Henry earl of Warrington

Born: Bottari, John a very learned prelate of the court of Rome

“Historical Diary,” Brandt, Gerard a learned ecclesiastical historian

“Translation of the Dialogues of Gregory the Great,” Bulteau, Lewis a learned French author

“Rudimentum Grammaticæ Græco-Latinæ Metricum,” Busby, Richard the most eminent schoolmaster in his time

“A Latin Grammar,” Cellarius, Christopher an eminent critic and geographer

Died: Cheminais, Timoleon a celebrated French preacher

Died: Christina queen of Sweden

“Traité des Excommunications,” Collet, Philibert a learned advocate of parliament of Dombes

“Vindiciae juris regii, or remarks upon a paper entitled An Enquiry into the measures of submission to the Supreme Authority,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

Died: Compte, Nicholas De a French monk

“The Life of St. Francis de Sales,” Cotolendi, Charles an advocate in the parliament of Paris

“Poems,” Cotton, Charles an English poet

Born: Coxeter, Thomas a faithful and industrious collector of old English literature

“Dissertations on Irenseus,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

“Les Lois civiles, dans leur ordre naturel,” Domat, John a French lawyer

Born: Duncombe, William an ingenious poetical and miscellaneous writer

Died: Eliot, John known by the title of the Apostle of the North American Indians

Born: Eller, John Theodore, De Brockhusen a physician of Prussia

Died: Ent, George a very ingenious physician

“Treatise on the Pythoness;” Eustathius, St. a pious and learned bishop of Berea

Born: Ferg, Francis Paul a German artist

Died: Ferri, Ciro a skilful painter

“Two Treatises on Government,” Filmer, Sir Robert son of sir Edward Filmer

Born: Foster, Sir Michael an eminent lawyer

Died: Gandy, James an able artist

Died: Goad, John an eminent classical teacher

Born: Gorter, John De a physician

“A Letter to his curates, at Easington and Sedgefield,” Greenville, Denis a younger son of the preceding

Born: Grive, John De La a French topographer and engraver

“Cebetis Thebani Tabula Graece & Latine,” Gronovius, James son of the preceding (?–1716)

Died: Guidi, Alexander an Italian poet

Died: Gundling, Nicholas Jerome a German lawyer and historian

“De morbis acutis infantum,” Harris, Walter a learned English physician

“Remarks upon the Trials of Edward Fitzharris, Stephen Coiledge, count Coningsmarke, the lord Russel, &c.” Hawles, John an English lawyer

“The Magistracy and Government of England vindicated; or a justification of the English method of proceedings against criminals, by way of answer to the Defence of the late lord Russel’s innocence,” Hawles, John an English lawyer

“A Discourse concerning the Nature of Schism,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“Institutiones Grammaticse Anglo-Saxonicae & Maeso-Gothicae. Grammatica Islandica Runolphi Jonas. Catalogus librorum Septentrionalium. Accedit Edwardi Bernardi Etymologicum Britannicum,” Hickes, George an English divirre of uncommon abilities and learning

“Dissertations upon Irenams,” Hody, Humphrey an eminent English divine

“The Parson’s case under the present Land-Tax, recommended in a Letter to a member of the House of Commons,” Hooper, Dr. George an eminent English divine

“Historia Shahiludii” Hyde, Dr. Thomas a very learned writer

“An Argument in the case of Monopolies,” Jeffreys, Lord George baron Wem (16451689)

Born: Joubert, Francis a learned priest of Montpellier

Born: Keysler, John George a learned antiquary of Germany

“Tractatus de persecutionibus Ecclesise primitive, veterumque Martyrum cruciatibus,” Kortholt, Christian a learned professor of divinity at Kiel

“Art of Glass-making” Kunckel, John a celebrated chemist

“Conjectures Physiques sur divers effets du Tonnerre,” Lami, Dom. Francis a pious and learned Benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Lancisi, John-Maria a celebrated physician

“Letters” Launoi, John De a very learned man and voluminous writer

“The Princess of Cleve,” Lee, Nathaniel an English dramatic poet

“The Joy of Faith,” Lee, Samuel an English nonconformist divine

Born: Leonardo, Leo principal organist of the chapel royaj at Naples

“Letter on Toleration,” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

Died: Lodge, William a spirited and tasteful engraver of the seventeenth century

“Remarque* sur les pensees enjouez & serieux, &c.” Ludolph, Job a learned orientalist

“Polygamia triumphata,” Lyserus, John another learned protestant

“Monogamia victrix,” Lyserus, John another learned protestant

“Historicorum Burgundise conspectus,” Mare, Philibert De La was a counsellor in the parliament of Dijon

“A History of Tenths, and other temporal Goods of the Church,” Marsollier, James a French historian of some credit

“An account of the growth of Popery and arbitrary government in England; more particularly, from the long prorogation of Nov. 1675, ending the 15th of Feb. 1676, till the last meeting of parliament the 16th of July, 1677; _1678,” Marvell, Andrew a very ingenious and witty English writer

“A Disserta.­tion on the Gout,” Mauduit, Michael a divine of some eminence in France

“A short Dissertation concerning the four last Kings of Judah,” Milner, John a learned English divine

Died: Moine, Stephen Le a very learned French minister of the Protestant religion

“Philosophical Transactions.” Molyneux, William, Esq. an excellent mathematician and astronomer

Born: Molyneux, Samuel son of the above

“Supplement or third Volume of the Historical Dictionary,” Moreri, Lewis a French divine (?–1680)

“Phthisioiogia, seu Exercitationes de Phthisi,” Morton, Richard an eminent physician

Died: Motteville, Frances Bertaud De a celebrated French lady

“Reason and Religion; or the grounds and measures of Devotion considered from the nature of God and the nature of man, in several contemplations. With exercises of devotion applied to every contemplation,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

Born: Oliva, John an Italian antiquary

“Histoire des deux conquerants Tartares Chimchi et Camhi, qui ont subjugue la Chine,” Orleans, Peter Joseph D' a Jesuit who acquired a considerable reputation in his own country as a historian

Born: Piron, Alexis a French dramatic poet

“Observationes ad Codicem,” Pithou, Francis advocate to the parliament of Paris

“De arte excer-, pendi,” Placcius, Vincent an eminent philologer of Hamburgh

“Elements,” Prestet, John, a priest of the oratory

Died: Puffendorf, Samuel an eminent German civilian and historian

Died: Rawlinson, Christopher of CarkhalL in Lancashire

“Theorie de la manoeuvre des Vaisseaux,” Renau D'Elisagaray, Bernard an able naval architect

Born: Richardson, Samuel a celebrated writer of novels

“Lond. 1688, 4to. 10. '^ A Letter of reconciliation to bishop H6oper,” Ridley, Nicholas an eminent English prelate

“Theses Theologicos de generatione filii, et morte fidelium temporali,” Roell, Hermann-Alexander a celebrated protestant divine

“Lux occidentalis or Providence displayed in the coronation of king William and queen Mary,” Rogers, Thomas another English divine

Died: Ruffi, Anthony De the historian of Marseilles

“Schola Botanica,” Sherard, William a very learned botanist

Died: Sherlock, Richard was born in 1613

“Critical History of the Old Testament,” Simon, Richard a French critic and divine of great learning

“Auctio Davisiana,” Smalridge, George a learned prelate

“Musae Anglicange.” Smalridge, George a learned prelate

Born: Smith, Robert the very learned successor of Bentley as master of Trinity college

Died: Sydenham, Thomas a very eminent physician

“A Discourse on the Ecclesiastical commission, proving it agreeable to the word of God, useful to the convocation, &c.” Tenison, Thomas a learned and worthy prelate

“History of the Desertion,” Treby, George a learned judge

“The king,” Walker, George an Irish divine

“A true Account of the Siege of Londonderry,” Walker, George an Irish divine

“Pappi libri secundi collectionum inathematicorum hactenus desiderati fragmentum.” Wallis, John an eminent English mathematician (16161703)

Died: Ward, Seth an English prelate

Born: Webster, William ar learned and laborious divine

Born: Welsted, Leonard a minor poet and miscellaneous writer

Born: Wilson, Bernard an English divine and writer