Events noted in 1792

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.

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Died: Adam, Nicolas a French grammarian

Publication: “Essai d‘un tableau chronologique des evenements cle la guerre, depuis la pair de Munster, jusqu’a celle de. Hubertsbourg,” by Alvensleben, Philip Charles Count D' statesman

Publication: “Observations on the effects of the Coal Duty,” by Anderson, James writer

Died: Arkwright, Sir Richard an eminent improver on English manufactures

Publication: “Deliciae Poetarum Italorum,” by Balbi, John Dominican

Publication: “Essays on Botany and vegetable Physiology,” by Batsch, Augustus John George Charles a learned contributor to the science of Botany

Publication: “La Mere coupable,” by Beaumarchais, Peter Augustin Caron De writer

Publication: “A letter to a Lady on the subject of early Instruction, partiticularly that of the poor,” by Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

Publication: “Observations on the nature of demonstrative evidence, with reflections on Language,” by Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

Publication: “Observations on the nature and cure of Calculus, Sea-scurvy, Catarrh, and Fever,” by Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

Publication: “Journal de Physique,” by Bernoulli, James who was born at Basil

Publication: “Historical, monumental, and genealogical collections, relative to the county of Gloucester,” by Bigland, Ralph garter principal king at arms

Publication: “A Treatise of Convictions on Penal Statutes; with approved precedents of convictions before justices of the peace, in a variety of cases; particularly under the Game Laws, the Revenue Laws, and the Statutes respecting Manufactures, &c.” by Boscawen, William writer

Publication: “Treatise on the Authenticity of the Scriptures, and the Truth of the Christian Religion,” by Bryant, Jacob one of the most learned English scholars of the eighteenth century

Died: Cerutti, Joseph Anthony Joachim poet

Died: Chabanon, De writer

Publication: “The Rights of a Free People,” by Charnock, John writer

Publication: “Eclogss Physicse” by Cleanthes philosopher

Publication: “Henry.” by Cumberland, Richard writer

Publication: “On Tetanus and Convulsive Disorders,” by Currie, James physician

Publication: “Observations on the more ancient Statutes.” by Dodson, Michael an English barrister

Publication: “Philosophic chimique,” by Fourcroy, Anthony Francis an eminent French chemist

Publication: “An (ironical) apology for Slavery,” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Publication: “The first book of the Iliad of Homer, verbally rendered into English verse; being a specimen of a new translation of that poet; with critical annotations,” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Publication: “L'Avocat du Diable the Devil’s Advocate,” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Publication: “The Holy Bible, translation of, vol. I.” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Publication: “Poems” by Gwilym, David Ap the Ovid of Wales

Publication: “Philosophical Works” by Hemsterhuis, Tiberius one of the most famous critics of his country

Publication: “Anna St. Ives,” by Holcroft, Thomas writer

Died: Jones, William divine

Publication: “Accounts of the ten tribes of Israel being in America, originally published by Manasseh Ben Israel,” by Ingram, Robert divine

Publication: “Dictionnaire des arts, de peinture, sculpture, et gravure,” by Levesque, Peter Charles writer

Died: Linley, John an eminent mnsic professor and organist

Publication: “The Philosopher’s Opera.” by Maclaurin, John, Lord Dreghorn was born at Edinburgh in December 1734

Publication: “A Treatise on the Catarrhous Cough and Vis Vitae.” by Mudge, Thomas an eminent mechanist

Publication: “Harmony.” by Newcome, William prelate

Died: Porson, Richard critic

Publication: “Le Consolateur,” by Reigny, Louis Abel Beffroi commonly called Cousin Jaques

Died: Rodney, George Brydges a celebrated naval commander

Died: Schnebbelie, Jacob was son of a native of Zurich

Died: Sharp, Thomas was born about 1693

Publication: “Life,” by Skelton, Philip clergyman

Publication: “Eclogae,” by Stobæus, John writer

Died: Thorpe, John antiquary

Died: Townson, Thomas divine

Publication: “Discourse on the Evangelical History, from the interment to the ascension of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ,” by Townson, Thomas divine

Publication: “Exhortations to loyalty and peace,” by Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

Publication: “Free thoughts on the spirit of free inquiry in religion,” by Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

Died: Wilmot, John Eardley lawyer

Publication: “An Inquiry into the Prophetic Character of the Romans, as described in Daniel viii. 23 25.” by Zouch, Thomas divine