Josiah Taylor

Born: 1761
Died: 1834
Biography
Bookseller, publisher, in London. Son of the engraver, Isaac Taylor the elder (1730-1807); from whom he inherited the publishing business established in 1787 as The Architectural Library.
 
Works of Art: 0
Books: 17
Archives: 0
Soane, John, R.A.   - · Sketches · In · Architecture · - · Containing · Plans · And · Elevations · · Of · · Cottages · Villas · · And · Other · Useful · Buildings · · With · Characteristic · Scenery · - - · By · Iohn · Soane · · Architect · To · The · Bank · Of · England · And · · Member · Of · The · The · Royal · Academies · · Of · Parma · And · Florence · - - - · London · [1798]   
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Taylor, Josiah   A Catalogue Of Modern Books On Architecture, Theoretical, Practical, And Ornamental; Viz. Books Of Plans And Elevations For Cottages, Farm-Houses, Mansions, &c, Temples, Bridges, &c. Of Ornaments For Internal Decorations, Foliage For Carvers, &c. On Perspective. Books Of Use For Carpenters, Bricklayers, And Workmen In General, &c. Which, With The Best Ancient Authors, Are Constantly On Sale At J. Taylor's Architectural Library, No. 59, High Holborn, London. Where May Be Had The Works Of The Most Celebrated French Architects And Engineers. - London: [ca. 1800?]   
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Vulliamy, Lewis   Examples Of Ornamental Sculpture In Architecture. Drawn From The Originals Of Bronze Marble And Terracot[ta] In Greece Asia Minor And Italy. By Lewis Vulliamy Archt In The Years 1818, 1819, 1820, 18[21] And Engraved By Henry Moses - London. [1823-1827]   
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Inwood, Henry William   The · Erechtheion · At · Athens · Fragments Of Athenian Architecture And A Few Remains Of Attica Megara And Epirus Illustrated With Outline Plates And A Descriptive Historical View Combining Also Under The Divisions Cadmeia Homeros And Herodotos The Origin Of Temples And Of Grecian Art Of The Periods Preceding By Henry William Inwood F.S.A. Joint Architect To St. Pancras Church Camden And Regent Square Chapels - London [1827]   
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Taylor, G.L.   The Architectural Antiquities Of Rome; Measured And Delineated By G.L. Taylor And Edward Cresy, Architects, And Fellows Of The Society Of Antiquaries. Vol. I. (II.) - London: 1821. (-1822.)   
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Milizia, Francesco   The Lives Of Celebrated Architects, Ancient And Modern: With Historical And Critical Observations On Their Works, And On The Principles Of The Art. By Francesco Milizia. Translated from the Italian By Mrs. Edward Cresy. With Notes And Additional Lives. In Two Volumes. Vol. I. (II.) - London: 1826.   
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Leonardo da Vinci   A Treatise On Painting, By Leonardo Da Vinci. Faithfully Translated From The Original Italian, And Now First Digested Under Proper Heads, By John Francis Rigaud, Esq. Academician Of The Royal Academy Of Painting At London, And Also Of The Academia Clementina At Bologna, And The Royal Academy At Stockholm. Illustrated with twenty-three Copper-plates, and other Figures. To Which Is Prefixed A New Life Of The Author, Drawn Up From Authentic Materials Till Now Inaccessible, By John Sidney Hawkins, Esq. F.A.S. - London: [1802]   
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Taylor, Josiah   A Catalogue Of Modern Books On Architecture, Theoretical, Practical, And Ornamental; viz. Books Of Plans And Elevations For Cottages, Farm-Houses, Mansions, &c. Temples, Bridges, &c. Of Ornaments For Internal Decorations, Foliage For Carvers, &c. On Perspective. Books Of Use For Carpenters, Bricklayers, And Workmen In General &c. Which, With The Best Ancient Authors, Are Constantly, Are Constantly On Sale At J. Taylor's Architectural Library, No. 59, High Holborn, London. Where May Be Had The Works Of The Most Celebrated French Architects And Engineers. - [London: ca. 1802?]   
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Laing, David   Plans, Elevations, And Sections, Of Buildings Public and Private, Executed In Various Parts Of England, &c. Including The New Custom-House, London With Plans, Details, And Descriptions. Engraved On Fifty-Nine Plates. By David Laing, F.S.A. Architect And Surveyor To The Board Of Customs, &c. - London : [1818]   
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Aikin, Edmund   An Essay On The Doric Order Of Architecture, Containing A Historical View Of Its Rise And Progress Among The Ancients, With A Critical Investigation Of Its Principles Of Composition And Adaptation To Modern Use. Illustrated By Figures Of The Principal Antique Examples, Drawn To One Scale, From The Best Authorities, By Edmund Aikin, Architect. - London.: 1810.   
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Soane, John, R.A.   Plans · Elevations · And · Sections · Of · Buildings · Executed · In · The · Counties · Of · Norfolk · Suffolk · Yorkshire · Staffordshire · Warwickshire · Hertfordshire · Et · Caetera · By · Iohn · Soane · Architect · Member · Of · The · Royal · Academies · Of · Parma · And · Florence · - · London · [1788]   
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Kirby, Joshua   The Description and Use Of A New Instrument Called, An Architectonic Sector. By Which Any Part of Architecture may be Drawn With Facility And Exactness. - London: 1761.   
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Kirby, Joshua   The Perspective of Architecture. A Work Entirely New; Deduced From The Principles Of Dr. Brook Taylor; And Performed by Two Rules only of Universal Application. Begun By Command of His Present Majesty, When Prince Of Wales. By Joshua Kirby, Designer in Perspective to His Majesty. - London: 1761.   
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Kirby, Joshua   Dr. Brook Taylor's Method Of Perspective Made Easy; Both in Theory and Practice: In Two Books. Being An Attempt to make the Art of Perspective easy and familiar; To adapt it entirely to the Arts of Design; And To make it an Entertaining Study to any Gentleman who shall chuse so polite an Amusement. By Joshua Kirby, Designer In Perspective To Their Majesties. And Fellow of the Royal and Antiquarian Societies. Illustrated With Many Copper-Plates, Correctly Engraved under the Author's Inspection. The Third Edition, with several Additions and Improvements. ... Book I. - London: [1768]   
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Richardson, George   The New Vitruvius Britannicus; Consisting Of Plans And Elevations Of Modern Buildings, Public And Private, Erected In Great Britain By The` Most Celebrated Architects. Engraved On LXXII (LXX) Plates, From Original Drawings. (Volume II.) By George Richardson, Architect. Le Nouveau Vitruve Britannique; Qui Comprend Les Plans Et Élévations De Bâtimens Modernes, Tant Publics Que Particuliers, Érigés dans la Grande Bretagne Par Les Plus Célèbres Architectes. Contenant LXXII (LXX) Planches, Gravées D'Après Des Desseins Origineaux. (Tome Seconde.) - London: [1802 (-1808)]   
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Dodd, Ralph   Reports, With Plans, Sections, &c. Of The Proposed Dry Tunnel, Or Passage, From Gravesend, in Kent, to Tilbury, in Essex; Demonstrating Its Practicability, And Great Importance to The Two Counties, And To The Nation At Large: Also On A Canal From Near Gravesend To Stroud. With Some Miscellaneous And Practical Observations. By R. Dodd, Engineer. Illustrated With Plates. - London: 1798.   
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Chambers, William, R.A.   A Treatise On The Decorative Part Of Civil Architecture. Illustrated By Fifty Original, and Three Additional Plates, Engraved by Old Rooker, Old Fourdrinier, Charles Grignion, and other eminent Hands. - By Sir William Chambers, K. P. S. Surveyor General of His Majesty's Works; Treasurer, and Member of the Royal Academy of Arts in London; also of those of Paris, and Florence. FRS. FAS. FSSS. - The Third Edition, considerably augmented. - London; [1791]   
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