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

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

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

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

“Deliciae Poetarum Italorum,” Balbi, John Dominican

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“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.” Boscawen, William writer

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

Died: Cerutti, Joseph Anthony Joachim poet

Died: Chabanon, De writer

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

“Eclogss Physicse” Cleanthes philosopher

“Henry.” Cumberland, Richard writer

“On Tetanus and Convulsive Disorders,” Currie, James physician

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

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

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

“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,” Geddes, Alexander divine

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

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

“Poems” Gwilym, David Ap the Ovid of Wales

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

“Anna St. Ives,” Holcroft, Thomas writer

Died: Jones, William divine

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

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

Died: Linley, John an eminent mnsic professor and organist

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

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

“Harmony.” Newcome, William prelate

Died: Porson, Richard critic

“Le Consolateur,” 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

“Life,” Skelton, Philip clergyman

“Eclogae,” Stobæus, John writer

Died: Thorpe, John antiquary

Died: Townson, Thomas divine

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

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

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

Died: Wilmot, John Eardley lawyer

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