1750 in literature

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List of years in literature (table)

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1750.

Events[edit]

New books[edit]

Fiction[edit]

  • Anonymous
    • The Adventures of Mr. Loveill, interspers'd with many real amours of the modern polite world
    • The Nominal Husband, or, Distress'd Innocence
    • Revived Fugitive: a novel, translated from the French
  • Henry BrookeA New Collection of Fairy Tales
  • John ClelandFanny Hill (official and expurgated)
  • Sarah Fielding (attributed) – The History of Charlotte Summers
  • Edward KimberThe Life and Adventures of Joe Thompson
  • Charlotte LennoxThe Life of Harriot Stuart
  • Robert PaltockThe Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins
  • Sarah ScottThe History of Cornelia

Drama[edit]

Poetry[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kenrick, John. "Theatre in NYC: A Brief History I". Musicals101. Retrieved 2015-10-16. 
  2. ^ "Walking with the greats". MQ magazine. July 2004. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  3. ^ Holme, Timothy (1976). A Servant of Many Masters: The Life and Times of Carlo Goldoni. London: Jupiter. ISBN 0-904041-61-1.