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


“Life of his old friend professor Baumgarten,” Abbt, Thomas a German writer of high character

“De la Destruction des Jesuites,” Alembert, John Le Rond D' an eminent French philosopher

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

“Dissertations on Hermaphrodites,” Arnaud De Ronsil, Georges a surgeon of some eminence in London

“Miscellanea,” Arntzenius, John Henry son of John Arntzenius

Died: Arrighi, Francis a native of Corsica

“Investigatio Parallaxis Solaris, &c.” Audiffredi, John Baptist an able astronomer and mathematician

“De la pleine souverainete du roi sur la province de Bretagne,” Averdy, Clement Charles De L' a French statesman

Died: Baldini, John Francis a learned Italian antiquary and philosopher

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

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

“Le Deisme refute par lui-meme,” Bergier, Nicolas Sylvester a French writer of considerable note

Died: Bertrandi, John Ambrose Maria an eminent anatomist and surgeon

“Lyric Poems,” Blum, Joachim Christian a German poet

“Consultation sur une naissance tardive,” Bouvart, Michael Philip physician and doctor regent of the faculty of Paris

“Traite de la formation mecanique des Langues,” Brosses, Charles De a French writer of great learning

“The present state of the navigation of the river Thames considered, and certain regulations proposed,” Burton, John a learned divine

“Memoire sur Tetat actuel de la Pharmacia,” Camus, Antony Le a French physician

“Traite de la couieur de la peau humaine,” Cat, Claude Nicholas Le an eminent French physician and surgeon

“Nouveau sy steme sur la cause de P evacuation periodique du sexe,” Cat, Claude Nicholas Le an eminent French physician and surgeon

“Stemmata be limited to twenty. In 1792, on the Chicheleana,” Chichele, Henry archbishop of Canterbury

Died: Chomel, James Francis a French physician

“Eloge historique de M. Louis Duret,” Chomel, James Francis a French physician

Died: Clairault, Alexis Claude a celebrated French mathematician and academician

“Lettres sur les Vies de Slodz et de Deshays,” Cochin, Charles Nicholas son of the preceding artist

“Projet d'une salle de spectacle,” Cochin, Charles Nicholas son of the preceding artist

Died: Corsini, Edward a monk of the Ecoles-Pies

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

Died: Cronstedt, Axel Frederic a Swedish mineralogist

“The works of the ever-memorable Mr. John Hailes of Eton, now first collected together,” Dalrymple, David an eminent Scotch lawyer and antiquary

Died: Deshais, John Baptist Hf.Nry an ingenious French painter

“Canons of Criticism,” Edwards, Thomas a critic and poetical writer

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

“A treatise of Algebra, in two books,” Emerson, William a very eminent mathematician

“Theological Dissertations,” Erskine, John an eminent divine of the church of Scotland

“De la population de la France,” Expilli, John Joseph a French writer

Born: Feyjoo, Benedict Jerom was a learned physician of the order of St

Died: Fizes, Anthony an eminent physician of Montpellier

“Sermons to Young Women,” Fordyce, James a dissenting clergyman of considerable eminence

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

“Specimen historic literatae, quo virorum, feminarumque /ttrflpc3i3a*tov memoria recolitur,” Freytag, Frederic Gotthilf an eminent literary historian

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

Died: Green, John an English prelate

Died: Guise, William an English divine

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

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

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

Died: Heathcote, Ralph an ingenious English divine

“Being of a God,” Heathcote, Ralph an ingenious English divine

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

“Dialogues on foreign Travel” Hurd, Richard an eminent and accomplished prelate

“Netley Abbey;” Keate, George a very agreeable English writer

Died: Ladvocat, John Baptist an useful and agreeable French writer

Died: Lambert, George was an English artist

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

“Consultations sur la plupart des Maladies qui sont du report de la Chirurgie,” Le Dran, Henry Francis an eminent French surgeon

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

Died: Madden, Samuel

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

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

Died: Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

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

Died: Morris, Lewis a Welsh antiquary and poet

“Supplement” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

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

“Reliquiæ Sacræ,” Pearsall, Richard a pious dissenting divine

“A Letter to Mr. Phillips, containing some observations on his History of the Life of Reginald Pole.” Phillips, Thomas a Roman catholic divine

“Catholick Faith and Practice, addressed to the ingenious author of the Life of Cardinal Pole,” Phillips, Thomas a Roman catholic divine

“Ars medendi singulis morbis accommodata,” Platner, John Zachariah an able physician

“Remarks on the Disease commonly caled a Fistula in Ano,” Pott, Percival an English surgeon of the highest eminence (17131788)

“Theocritus,” Reiske, John James an extraordinary scholar

“The Scripture Doctrine of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper,” Romaine, William an English divine and writer of great popularity

Born: Schiavonetti, Lewis a very ingenious artist

“A Review of Dr. Mayhew’s Remarks,” Secker, Thomas an eminent English prelate

“An Essay upon the Life,' Writings, and Character of Dr. Jonathan Swift;” Swift, Deane a near relation to the celebrated dean of St

“Demirep,” Thompson, Edward a miscellaneous writer of no great fame

Died: Vanloo, Charles brother to the preceding

“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,” Warner, Ferdinando a very voluminous writer

“The Crucifixion, a Seaton prize poem,” Zouch, Thomas a learned divine