1780 – He was born in Paris on the 2nd of November. 1802 – He was the son of a bookseller, and he printed a supplement to the Dictionnaire bibliographique de livres rares of Duclos and Cailleau. 1810 – There appeared the first edition of his Manuel du libraire et de l’amateur des livres (3 ..
1805 – Born on October 23rd in Providence, Rhode Island. American bibliographer, librarian, politician, and scholar. – As secretary of the state of Rhode Island he rearranged and classified the state records and prepared bibliographies and compilations on state history. 1848 – Made his greatest contribution to linguistics with his pioneer work, Dictionary ..