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This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1798.

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

Contents

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.