Events noted in 1800

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.

1799 1801


Died: Alberti Di Villanova, Francis D' author of the best French and Italian

Died: Allan, George antiquary

“Selections from his own correspondence with general Washington,” Anderson, James writer

“Origin of Fables and Aflcient Religions,” Bailly, John Sylvanus an eminent French astronomer

Died: Barrington, Hon. Samuel and fifth son of the first lord viscount Harrington

“Traite des Membranes,” Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier physician

“Recherches physiologiques sur la vie et sur la mort,” Bichat, Maria-Francis-Xavier physician

Died: Bingham, George the sixth son of Richard Bingham

Died: Bouille', Marquis De a French nobleman

“A pendhfto the Supplemental Apology, &c.” Boyd, Mark Alexander writer

“Sacerdos Parrecialis Rusticus,” Burton, John divine

“On the Circulation of Money,” Busch, John George writer

“Lectures on Ecclesiastical History,” Campbell, George divine

Died: Cappe, Newcome a dissenting minister of the Socinian persuasion

Died: Corilla, Maria Maddelana Fernandez a late celebrated improvisatrice

“Malvina,” Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

“Thoughts of an old Man of independent mind, though dependent fortune,” Dalrymple, Alexander an eminent hydrographer

Died: Darci

Died: Denis, Michael an eminent German bibliographer

Died: Fabricy, Gabriel Dominican

“A Modest Apology for the Roman Catholics of Great Britain, addressed to all moderate Protestants,” Geddes, Alexander divine

“Critical Remarks,” Geddes, Alexander divine

“Bardomachia, poema macaronico-Latinum,” Geddes, Alexander divine

Died: Goussier, John James physician

“Prospectus d'un traite de geometric physique particuliere du royaume de France,” Goussier, John James physician

Died: Guignes, Joseph De scholar

“Outlines of a philosophy of the history of Man,” Herder, John Gottfried philosopher (?–1803)

“Rechercher quelles sont les causes de i'endurcissement de tissu cellulaire auquel plusieurs enfans nouveauxnés sont sujets.” Hulme, Nathaniel physician

Died: Johnston, Charles author of <c Chrysal

Died: Kastner, Abraham Gothelf mathematician

Died: Keate, George writer

Died: Kenyon, Lloyd, Lord lord chief justice of the King’s Bench

“System of the World,” Lambin, Denys a learned Frenchman

Died: Manara, Prosper statesman

Died: Markland, Jeremiah one of the most learned critics of the eighteenth century

“Edward: various Views of Human Nature, taken from Life and Manners chiefly in England.” Moore, John writer

“An Examination of the Statutes now in force, relating to the Assize of Bread,” Nasmith, James antiquary

Died: Pegge, Samuel was born in 1731

Died: Piccini, Nicholas musician

“Adelaide, a tragedy,” Pye, Henry James poet

“Reports,” Rose, Samuel a learned barrister

Died: Shaw, Steering historian

“Fasti Consulares” Sigonius, Charles a learned Italian

“The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea, containing an account of the Navigation of the ancients, from the sea of Suez, to the coast of Zanguebar: with dissertations,” Vincent, William dean

“At any leisure I get busied in finishing the last volume of Mr. Warton’s History of Poetry, which I have engaged to do, for the booksellers are clamorous to have the book finished (though the ground I am to go over is so beaten) that it may be a complete work.” Warton, Thomas historian

“Monthly Magazine,” Willan, Robert physician

“The number of Primitive Colours in Solar light on the precession of the Equinoxes; Principles of Natural philosophy,” Young, Matthew bishop

“An Attempt to illustrate some of the Prophecies of the Old and New Testament,” Zouch, Thomas divine