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1778 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1778.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1775
1776
1777
1778
1779
1780
1781

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

ChildrenEdit

  • Mrs. Barbauld
    • Lessons for Children of Two to Three
    • Lessons for Children of Three (two parts, a fourth book, for four-year-olds, in 1779)

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

Non-fictionEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dalrymple, William (2004). White Mughals: love and betrayal in eighteenth-century India. Penguin Books. ISBN 978-0-14-200412-8..
  2. ^ Kelly, Gary. "Scott, Sarah (1720–1795)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford UP, 2004.
  3. ^ Tankard, Paul. "Boswell, George Steevens, and the Johnsonian Biography Wars". The Age of Johnson: A Scholarly Annual, 22 (2012), pp. 73–95.
  4. ^ Royle, Trevor (2012). The Mainstream Companion to Scottish Literature. Random House. p. 92. ISBN 9781780574196.