Events noted in 1765

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.

1764 1766


Publication: “Life of his old friend professor Baumgarten,” by Abbt, Thomas writer

Publication: “De la Destruction des Jesuites,” by Alembert, John Le Rond D' philosopher

Died: Amherst, Jeffery, Lord Amherst was the second son of Jeffery Amherst

Publication: “Dissertations on Hermaphrodites,” by Arnaud De Ronsil, Georges surgeon

Publication: “Miscellanea,” by Arntzenius, John Henry son of John Arntzenius

Died: Arrighi, Francis a native of Corsica

Publication: “Investigatio Parallaxis Solaris, &c.” by Audiffredi, John Baptist astronomer

Publication: “De la pleine souverainete du roi sur la province de Bretagne,” by Averdy, Clement Charles De L' statesman

Died: Baldini, John Francis antiquary

Publication: “Models of conversation” by Bellegarde, Jean Baptiste Morvan De born in 1648 at Pihyriac in the diocese of Nantes

Publication: “Siege of Calais,” by Belloi, Peter Lawrence Buyrette Du of the French academy

Publication: “Le Deisme refute par lui-meme,” by Bergier, Nicolas Sylvester writer

Died: Bertrandi, John Ambrose Maria anatomist

Publication: “Lyric Poems,” by Blum, Joachim Christian poet

Publication: “Consultation sur une naissance tardive,” by Bouvart, Michael Philip physician

Publication: “Traite de la formation mecanique des Langues,” by Brosses, Charles De writer

Publication: “The present state of the navigation of the river Thames considered, and certain regulations proposed,” by Burton, John divine

Publication: “Memoire sur Tetat actuel de la Pharmacia,” by Camus, Antony Le physician

Publication: “Traite de la couieur de la peau humaine,” by Cat, Claude Nicholas Le physician

Publication: “Nouveau sy steme sur la cause de P evacuation periodique du sexe,” by Cat, Claude Nicholas Le physician

Publication: “Stemmata be limited to twenty. In 1792, on the Chicheleana,” by Chichele, Henry archbishop

Died: Chomel, James Francis physician

Publication: “Eloge historique de M. Louis Duret,” by Chomel, James Francis physician

Died: Clairault, Alexis Claude mathematician

Publication: “Lettres sur les Vies de Slodz et de Deshays,” by Cochin, Charles Nicholas was born at Paris in 1715

Publication: “Projet d'une salle de spectacle,” by Cochin, Charles Nicholas was born at Paris in 1715

Died: Corsini, Edward monk

Publication: “Oru gines Typographies:,” by Coster, Lawrence an inhabitant of Haerlem

Died: Cronstedt, Axel Frederic a Swedish mineralogist

Publication: “Glasgow, 1765, 3 vols. The fine-paper copies of this work are truly elegant. 11. A specimen of a book entitled: Ane compendious booke of godlie and spiritual sangs, collectit out of sundrie parts of the Scripture, with sundrie other ballates, changed out of prophaine sangs, for avoyding of sin and harlotrie, with augmentation of sundrie gucle and godlie ballates, not contained in the first edition. Printed by Andro Hart,” by Dalrymple, David antiquary

Died: Deshais, John Baptist Hf.Nry painter

Publication: “Canons of Criticism,” by Edwards, Thomas critic

Publication: “Tracts on the Liberty, spiritual and temporal, of Protestants in England. Addressed to J. N. esq. at Aix-la-Chapelle.” by Ellys, Anthony prelate

Publication: “A treatise of Algebra, in two books,” by Emerson, William mathematician

Publication: “Theological Dissertations,” by Erskine, John divine

Publication: “De la population de la France,” by Expilli, John Joseph writer

Born: Feyjoo, Benedict Jerom physician

Died: Fizes, Anthony physician

Publication: “Sermons to Young Women,” by Fordyce, James clergyman

Publication: “Quid miri faciat Natura,” by Fox, Charles James one of the most illustrious statesmen of modern times

Publication: “Specimen historic literatae, quo virorum, feminarumque /ttrflpc3i3a*tov memoria recolitur,” by Freytag, Frederic Gotthilf historian

Publication: “Hist, du Pontificat de Paul V.” by Goujet, Claude Peter a canon of St

Died: Green, John prelate

Died: Guise, William divine

Publication: “Pharmond,” by Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

Publication: “Melanges Litteraires,” by Harpe, John Francis De La one of the ablest French writers of the last century

Publication: “A Revisal of Shakspeare’s Text, wherein the alterations introduced into it by the more modern editors and critics are particularly considered,” by Heath, Benjamin lawyer

Died: Heathcote, Ralph divine

Publication: “Being of a God,” by Heathcote, Ralph divine

Died: Howard, John the indefatigable friend of the poor and unfortunate

Publication: “Dialogues on foreign Travel” by Hurd, Richard prelate

Publication: “Netley Abbey;” by Keate, George writer

Died: Ladvocat, John Baptist writer

Died: Lambert, George artist

Publication: “Idrostatica csaaiinata,” by Lecchi, John Anthony a learned Italian mathe. matician

Publication: “Consultations sur la plupart des Maladies qui sont du report de la Chirurgie,” by Le Dran, Henry Francis surgeon

Died: Lennox, Charlotte a lady long distinguished for her genius and literary merit

Died: Madden, Samuel

Publication: “Introduction to the Newtonian Philosophy,” by Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

Publication: “Institutions of Astronomical Calculations,” by Martin, Benjamin an eminent optician

Died: Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

Publication: “Lettre sur le veritable auteur du Testament Politique du cardinal de Richelieu,” by Mercier, Bartholomew bibliographer

Publication: “Supplement a l‘Histoire de l’imprimerie de Prosper Marchand,” by Mercier, Bartholomew bibliographer

Publication: “The Psalms translated, or paraphrased, in English verse,” by Merrick, James divine and poet

Died: Morris, Lewis antiquary

Publication: “Supplement” by Muratori, Lewis Anthony antiquary

Publication: “An Harmony of the Four Gospels, so far as relates to the History of our Saviour’s Resurrection, with a Commentary and Notes,” by Parry, Richard rector of Wichampton in Dorsetshire

Publication: “Reliquiæ Sacræ,” by Pearsall, Richard divine

Publication: “A Letter to Mr. Phillips, containing some observations on his History of the Life of Reginald Pole.” by Phillips, Thomas divine

Publication: “Catholick Faith and Practice, addressed to the ingenious author of the Life of Cardinal Pole,” by Phillips, Thomas divine

Publication: “Ars medendi singulis morbis accommodata,” by Platner, John Zachariah physician

Publication: “Remarks on the Disease commonly caled a Fistula in Ano,” by Pott, Percival surgeon (17131788)

Publication: “Theocritus,” by Reiske, John James scholar

Publication: “The Scripture Doctrine of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper,” by Romaine, William divine

Born: Schiavonetti, Lewis artist

Publication: “A Review of Dr. Mayhew’s Remarks,” by Secker, Thomas prelate

Publication: “An Essay upon the Life,' Writings, and Character of Dr. Jonathan Swift;” by Swift, Deane dean

Publication: “Demirep,” by Thompson, Edward writer

Died: Vanloo, Charles was born at Nice

Publication: “A letter to the fellows of Sion college, and to all the clergy within the bills of mortality, and in the county of Middlesex, humbly proposing their forming themselves into a Society for the Maintenance of the Widows and Orphans of such Clergymen. To which is added, a sketch of some Rules and Orders suitable to that purpose,” by Warner, Ferdinando writer

Publication: “A miscellany containing several law tracts,” by Wynne, Edward writer

Publication: “The Crucifixion, a Seaton prize poem,” by Zouch, Thomas divine