Events noted in 1757

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“Dissertation on the religious knowledge of the ancient Jews and Patriarchs; to which is annexed a specimen of a Greek and English Concordance,” Addington, Stephen clergyman

Died: Alberti, Michael physician

“OryctographiiE Pedemontan;e specimen,” Allioni, Charles physician

“Nouvelles fontaines filtrantes,” Amy, N. an advocate in the parliament of Aix

“Reflexions sur les vaisseaux de cuivre, de plomb, et d'etain,” Amy, N. an advocate in the parliament of Aix

“Journal Historique de la tentative* de la flotte Angloisc sur la cote d'Aunisj” Arcere, Louis Etienne priest of the oratory

“The Italian Library containing an account of the lives and works of the most valuable authors of Italy with a preface exhibiting the change of the Tuscan language from the barbarous ages to the present time,” Baretti, Joseph was born at Turin about the year 1716

“Choix des anciens Mercures,” Bastide, John Francis De La writer

“L'Histoire des revolutions de Naples,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

“Plan d‘un cours de Chimie experimentale et raisonne’e,” Beaume', Antony an eminent French chemist

“Dissertation sur F Ether,” Beaume', Antony an eminent French chemist

Died: Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St

Died: Baumgarten, Alexander Theophilus philosopher

“FuDestine,” Beauchamps, Pierre François Godard De writer

“De vera origine et epocha Hunnorum,” Bel, Matthias born at Otsova in Hungary

“Essais sur le Guyane,” Bellin, Nicholas geographical engineer of the marine

“Dissertationes et Quaestiones medicae magis celebres,” Benvenuti, Joseph an Italian surgeon

“Memoires,” Bertrand, Elias writer

“Trattato de' bagni de Piza, &c.” Bianchi, John naturalist

“Lettere sopra una gigante,” Bianchi, John naturalist

“Dei vescovi e governatori di Verona dissertazioni due,” Biancolini, John Baptist Joseph was born at Verona

“Origines, ou Pancien gouvernement de la France, de l‘Allemagne, et de l’Italie,” Buat-Nancay, Louis Gabriel Du chevalier and count of Nanay

“Researches into the history of Cards,” Bullet, John Baptist writer

“A dissertation on the history of France,” Bullet, John Baptist writer

“Life of Erasmus,” Burigny, Levesque De was born at Rheims in 1691

Died: Calmet, Augustine Benedictine

Died: Carleton, Sir Guy late lord Dorchester

Died: Carriera, Rosalba artist

“Tableaux tire’s de L‘lliade, et de L’Odysse d'Homere,” Caylus, Anne Claude Philip De Tubiere De Grimoakd De Pestels De Levis, Count De a very celebrated amateur and patron of the arts

“Description d‘un tableau representant le Sacrifice d’Jpbigenie,” Caylus, Anne Claude Philip De Tubiere De Grimoakd De Pestels De Levis, Count De a very celebrated amateur and patron of the arts

“Engrossing hands for young clerks,” Champion, Joseph a celebrated English penman

Died: Cibber, Colley poet

“Vindication of the Histories of the Old and New Testament,” Clayton, Robert bishop

“Dissertation sur l'effet de la lumiere et des ombres, relativement a la peinture,” Cochin, Charles Nicholas was born at Paris in 1715

“A volume of Sermons,” Dalton, John, D. D. was born in 1709

Died: Deslandes, Andrew Francis Boltreau writer

“La Theorie et la Pratique du Jardinage;” Dezallier, D'Argenville, Antony-Joseph naturalist

“Pere de Famille,” Diderot, Denys of the academy of Berlin

“Letters from Italy.” Duncombe, John was born 1730

“Journal Etranger” Eryceira, Ferdinand De Meneses, Count D' writer

“Davila’s History of France,” Farneworth, Ellis distinguished by translating some capital authors

“The Reveries; Memoirs upon the Art of War, by field-marshal count Saxe,” Fawcett, Sir William, K.B. a brave English officer

“Regulations for the Prussian cavalry,” Fawcett, Sir William, K.B. a brave English officer

“Meclallas de las Colonias municipios, y pueblos antiguos de Espana,” Florez, Henry a Spanish Augustine

“Fables,” Fontaine, John De La poet

Died: Fontenelle, Bernard Le Bovier De the son of Frangois le Bovier de Fonienelle

“The Author,” Foote, Samuel esq. called the English Aristophanes

“The Temple of Virtue, a Dream,” Fordyce, David professor of philosophy in the Marischal college

“Sophocles.” Francklin, Thomas chaplain in ordinary to his majesty

“Storia del Commercio della Gran Brettagna,” Genovesi, Antony or

“Treatise of Tenures,” Gilbert, Sir Jeffray knt. lord chief baron of the exchequer

“An Introduction to Dramatic Poetry, or a Review of all the tragedies, comedies, and operas, which have appeared in Germany from 1450 to the middle of the eighteenth century,” Gottsched, John Christopher poet

“Ratio Medendi in Nosocomio Practico,” Haen, Anthony De professor of medicine in the university of Vienna

“Elementa Physiologiae Medicse, &c.” Hamberger, George Edward professor of chemistry and of the practice of medicine in the university of Jena

Died: Hartley, David physician

“History of the Pyrites,” Henckel, John Frederic an eminent mineralogist

“Jenks’s Meditations,” Hervey, James divine

Died: Hoadly, Benjamin bishop

Died: Jablonski, Paul-Ernest the son of Daniel-Ernest

“Reasons offered for the Reformation of the House of Correction in Clerkenwell,” Ilive, Jacob was a printer

Died: Inguimberti, Dominic, Joseph, Marie D' bishop

Died: Keene, Edmund prelate

“History of Carausius,” Kennedy, John, M. D. a native of Scotland

“Destruction of Zittau,” Klotz, Christian Adolphus critic

Died: Koenig, Samuel mathematician

“Abrege chronologique de l'Histoire Ancienne,” Lacombe, James historian

“Le Spectacle des Beaux Arts,” Lacombe, James historian

“Account of the Castillian poets,” Lassala, Manuel a Spanish Ex-jesuit

“Bibl. Juridica” Lipenius, Martin divine

“The Antigallican, or the History and Adventures of Harry Cobham, esq.” Long, Edward author of a valuable History of Jamaica

“Experiences sur la Lithotomie,” Louis, Anthony an eminent French surgeon

Born: Macdonald, Andrew writer

“Journal Etranger” Macedo, Francis Jesuit

“Plan d'un Cours de Chymie experimentale et raisonnee,” Macquer, Joseph physician

“Christian Reflections on the great truths of Faith,” Mascrier, John Baptist De a French abbé

“Histoire politique de siecle,” Maubert, De Gouvest, John Henry a noted political adventurer

“Memoire pour servir a l'histoire des Cacouac,” Moreau, Jacob Nicolas a French advocate (17171799)

“Memoires pour servir a Phistoire de riotre temps,” Moreau, Jacob Nicolas a French advocate (17171799)

“Thesaurus,” Morell, Thomas scholar

“Philoctetes,” Morell, Thomas scholar

Died: Mores, Edward-Rowe antiquary

Died: Neve, Timothy divine

“Suite de Discours pathetique,” Oliveyra, Francis Xavier De knight

Died: Pelloutier, Simon writer

“Dictionnaire de Peinture, Sculpture, et Gravure,” Pernety, Anthony Joseph was born Feb. 15

Born: Reigny, Louis Abel Beffroi commonly called Cousin Jaques

“Miscellaneous Tracts,” Simpson, Thomas professor of mathematics in the king’s academy at Woolwich

“The Covenant of Grace in defence of infant baptism.” Taylor, John a learned dissenting teacher

“Demosthenes” Taylor, John critic

“Norden’s Travels” Templeman, Peter the son of an eminent attorney at Dorchester in the county of Dorset

Died: Thornhill, Sir James painter

“Cedrorum Libani historia,” Trew, Christopher James naturalist

“De colica pictorum,” Tronchin, Theodore physician

Born: Trye, Charles Brandon a learned surgeon

“Natural and Civil Events the Instruments of God’s moral Government, a Sermon preached on the last public Fast-day, at Lincoln’s-inn Chapel,” Warburton, William prelate

“Ecclesiastical History to the Eighteenth Century,” Warner, Ferdinando writer

Born: Willan, Robert physician

“A review of the project for building a new square at Westminster, said to be for the use of Westminster-school. By a Sufferer. Part I.” Wilson, Thomas was born