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

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

Publication: “Origin of Fables and Aflcient Religions,” by Bailly, John Sylvanus astronomer

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

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

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

Died: Bingham, George the sixth son of Richard Bingham

Died: Bouille', Marquis De a French nobleman

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

Publication: “Sacerdos Parrecialis Rusticus,” by Burton, John divine

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

Publication: “Lectures on Ecclesiastical History,” by Campbell, George divine

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

Died: Corilla, Maria Maddelana Fernandez a late celebrated improvisatrice

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

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

Died: Darci

Died: Denis, Michael bibliographer

Died: Fabricy, Gabriel Dominican

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

Publication: “Critical Remarks,” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Publication: “Bardomachia, poema macaronico-Latinum,” by Geddes, Alexander divine

Died: Goussier, John James physician

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

Died: Guignes, Joseph De scholar

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

Publication: “Rechercher quelles sont les causes de i'endurcissement de tissu cellulaire auquel plusieurs enfans nouveauxnés sont sujets.” by 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

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

Died: Manara, Prosper statesman

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

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

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

Died: Pegge, Samuel was born in 1731

Died: Piccini, Nicholas musician

Publication: “Adelaide, a tragedy,” by Pye, Henry James poet

Publication: “Reports,” by Rose, Samuel a learned barrister

Died: Shaw, Steering historian

Publication: “Fasti Consulares” by Sigonius, Charles a learned Italian

Publication: “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,” by Vincent, William dean

Publication: “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.” by Warton, Thomas historian

Publication: “Monthly Magazine,” by Willan, Robert physician

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

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