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 an eminent botanist

“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.” Alexander The Great king of Macedon

“Thoughts on the privileges and power of Juries; with observations on the present state of the country with regard to credit,” Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

“Remarks on the Poor Laws in Scotland,” Anderson, James LL. D. an eminent agricultural writer

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

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

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

“L‘Accord parfait, ou l’Equilibre physique et morale,” Beurieu, Gaspard Guillard De a French miscellaneous writer

Died: Beccaria, Bonesana Mauquis Cæsar a political writer of considerable note

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

Died: Bode, John Joachim Christopher a bookseller at Hamburgh

Died: Bollioud-Mermet, Louis a French writer

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

Died: Busching, Anthony Frederic an eminent geographer

Died: Calle, John Francis a French mathematician

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

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

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

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

“Codices manuscripti theologici Latiui aliarumque occidentis linguarum bibliothecae Palatinse Vindobon.” Denis, Michael an eminent German bibliographer

“History, civil and commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies,” Edwards, Bryan the very able and accurate historian of the West Indies

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

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

“Englishman.” 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 a lady once of some note a a writer of novels and plays

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

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

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

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

“Observation* on the claims of the moderns to some discoveries in chemistry and physiology,” Mazarin, Julius cardinal

“Hudibras,” Nash, Thomas a dramatic poet and satirist of queen Elizabeth’s reign

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

“Moral Philosophy,” Paley, William a very celebrated English divine

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

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

Died: Revickzky, Count Charles a German statesman

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

“Sermons,” Southgate, Richard a late worthy divine and antiquary

“Letters on the Roman Cloaca at Leicester,” Throsby, John a topographical writer

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

“Prolusiones Juveniles,” Tweddell, John an enterprizing scholar of uncommon talents and

Died: Wallis, John a worthy English divine

“The Wisdom and Goodness of God, in having made both Rich and Poor, a Sermon,” Watson, Richard a late eminent and learned prelate

Died: Webber, John a royal academician