1792 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1792.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1789
1790
1791
1792
1793
1794
1795

EventsEdit

  • July – Molière's body is exhumed for reburial in the Museum of French Monuments in Paris, having been originally buried in the ground reserved for unbaptised infants, because actors were not allowed to be buried on sacred ground.
  • September 29 – The Theatre Royal, Dumfries opens as The Theatre. By the 21st century this will be the oldest working theatre in Scotland.

Uncertain date

New booksEdit

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ChildrenEdit

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PoetryEdit

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BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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  3. ^   This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain"Anderdon, John Lavicount". Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1885–1900.
  4. ^ Konzett, Matthias (2015). Encyclopedia of German Literature. Routledge. p. 1357. ISBN 9781135941291. Retrieved 2019-03-24.
  5. ^ Trinquet, Charlotte. "Cazotte, Jacques". In Haase, Donald (ed.). The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales: A–F. Greenwood Publishing. pp. 170–171. ISBN 0-313-33441-2.