Events noted in 1793

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.

1792 1794


Died: Aiton, William botanist

Publication: “A critical Inquiry into the Life of Alexander the Great, by the ancient historians from the French of the baron de St. Croix; with notes and observations, by sir Richard Clayton, bart.” by Alexander The Great king of Macedon

Publication: “Thoughts on the privileges and power of Juries; with observations on the present state of the country with regard to credit,” by Anderson, James writer

Publication: “Remarks on the Poor Laws in Scotland,” by Anderson, James writer

Died: Andreæ, John Gerard Reinhard a German apothecary of considerable learning and excellent character

Publication: “Dissertation on the earths which compose the soil, &c. and their uses in agriculture.” by Andreæ, John Gerard Reinhard a German apothecary of considerable learning and excellent character

Died: Barrington, John Shute first lord viscount Harrington (16781734)

Publication: “L‘Accord parfait, ou l’Equilibre physique et morale,” by Beurieu, Gaspard Guillard De writer

Died: Beccaria, Bonesana Mauquis Cæsar writer

Publication: “History of Isaac Jenkins,” by Beddoes, Thomas a gentleman of Welch extraction

Died: Bode, John Joachim Christopher bookseller

Died: Bollioud-Mermet, Louis writer

Publication: “The Alteration of the Constitution of the House of Commons, and the inequality of the Land-Tax, considered conjointly,” by Brand, John rector of St

Died: Busching, Anthony Frederic an eminent geographer

Died: Calle, John Francis mathematician

Publication: “Description and use of the Telescopical Mother-of-Pearl Micrometer, invented by T. C.” by Cavallo, Tiberius philosopher

Died: Cook, Benjamin Mus.D. an eminent organist and contra-puntist

Publication: “Parliamentary Reform, as it is called, improper, in the present State of this Country,” by Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Publication: “Mr. Fox’s Letter to his worthy and independent Electors of Westminster, fully considered,” by Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Publication: “Codices manuscripti theologici Latiui aliarumque occidentis linguarum bibliothecae Palatinse Vindobon.” by Denis, Michael bibliographer

Publication: “History, civil and commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies,” by Edwards, Bryan historian

Publication: “Miscellaneous Observations on important Theological Subjects,” by Edwards, Jonathan president of the college of New Jersey

Died: Fletcher, Abkaham a man of some celebrity and talents

Publication: “Englishman.” by Fox, Charles James one of the most illustrious statesmen of modern times

Died: Garden, Francis was born at Edinburgh June 24

Died: Goldoni, Charles an eminent modern Italian dramatist

Died: Griffith, Elizabeth writer

Died: Hudson, William one of the earliest Linniean botanists in England

Publication: “Transactions of the Society for the Improvement of Medical and Chirurgical Knowledge,” by Hunter, John younger brother of Dr

Publication: “A short Way to Truth, or the Christian doctrine of a Trinity in Unity, illustrated and confirmed from an Analogy in the Natural Creation.” by Hutchinson, John an English autnor

Publication: “Dissertations on the Prophecies” by Levi, David a learned Jew

Publication: “Hudibras,” by Nash, Thomas poet

Publication: “Astronomical Almanack,” by Nieuwland, Peter professor of mathematics and natural philosophy at Leyden

Publication: “Moral Philosophy,” by Paley, William divine

Publication: “Annales Typographiei, ab artis inventæ origine ad annum M. D. post Maittairii, Denisii, aliorumque doctissimorum virorum curas in ordinem redacti, emendati et aucti,” by Panzer, George Wolfgang Francis bibliographer

Publication: “La Constitution de la Lune,” by Reigny, Louis Abel Beffroi commonly called Cousin Jaques

Died: Revickzky, Count Charles statesman

Died: Robertson, William one of the most illustrious names in modern literature

Publication: “Sermons,” by Southgate, Richard antiquary

Publication: “Letters on the Roman Cloaca at Leicester,” by Throsby, John writer

Publication: “Letters religious and moral, addressed to young persons,” by Turner, Daniel a dissenting minister of the baptist persuasion

Publication: “Prolusiones Juveniles,” by Tweddell, John scholar

Died: Wallis, John divine

Publication: “The Wisdom and Goodness of God, in having made both Rich and Poor, a Sermon,” by Watson, Richard prelate

Died: Webber, John a royal academician