1740 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1740.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1737
1738
1739
1740
1741
1742
1743

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New booksEdit

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PoetryEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sale, William M. (1950). Samuel Richardson: Master Printer. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
  2. ^ Hal Gladfelder (16 April 2012). Fanny Hill in Bombay: The Making and Unmaking of John Cleland. JHU Press. p. 1747. ISBN 978-1-4214-0526-1.
  3. ^ Jeremiah Spofford (1860). A Historical and Statistical Gazetteer of Massachusetts. E. G. Frothingham. p. 83.