1798 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1798.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1795
1796
1797
1798
1799
1800
1801

EventsEdit

 
1st London edition of Wordsworth and Coleridge's Lyrical Ballads
 
Wordsworth in 1798
 
Coleridge in the 1790s

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

ChildrenEdit

  • François Guillaume Ducray-DuminilCœlina, ou l'Enfant du mystère (Celina, or the Mystery Child)[7]
  • Edward Augustus Kendall
    • Keeper's Travels in Search of His Master
    • The Sparrow. A Tale
  • Richmal Mangnall (anonymously) – Historical and Miscellaneous Questions for the Use of Young People (often known as Mangnall's Questions)
  • Samuel Jackson PrattPity's Gift: a collection of interesting tales, to excite the compassion of youth for the animal creation (Selected by a Lady)

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

Non-fictionEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Orest Subtelny (1 January 2000). Ukraine: A History. University of Toronto Press. p. 230. ISBN 978-0-8020-8390-6.
  3. ^ "History of the KB". Koninklijke Bibliotheek. 1994. Archived from the original on 2013-12-16. Retrieved 2013-12-11. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ Dictionnaire de l'Académie française, 5th edition, 1798. University of Chicago ARTFL Project. 1998.
  5. ^ Bamber Gascoigne; Thomas Nelson & Sons (19 June 1997). Milestones in Colour Printing 1457-1859: With a Bibliography of Nelson Prints. Cambridge University Press. pp. 54–. ISBN 978-0-521-55441-1.
  6. ^ Leavis, Q. D. (1965). Fiction and the Reading Public (Rev. ed.). London: Chatto & Windus. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ Timothy Unwin; Unwin Timothy (28 October 1997). The Cambridge Companion to the French Novel: From 1800 to the Present. Cambridge University Press. p. 76. ISBN 978-0-521-49914-9.
  8. ^ Samuel Johnson (1841). Johnson's Dictionary of the English language, containing many additional words; also, A compendium of chronology [&c.]. p. 253.