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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)
  • 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

  1. ^ a b Everett, Jason M. (2006). "1798". The People's Chronology. Thomson Gale.
  2. ^ "History of the KB". Koninklijke Bibliotheek. 1994. Archived from the original on 2013-12-16. Retrieved 2013-12-11.
  3. ^ Leavis, Q. D. (1965). Fiction and the Reading Public (Rev. ed.). London: Chatto & Windus.