Architectural Library (London)

Established by Josiah Taylor (1761-1834), bookseller, publisher, printer and possibly engraver. Son of the engraver, Isaac Taylor the elder (1730-1807) from whom he inherited a publishing business established in 1787. Based at 56 Holborn, opposite Turnstile (1787), High Holborn, (1805, 1807, ?1810) and Architectural Library, 59 High Holborn.
 
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Hoare, Prince   Academic annals of painting sculpture & architecture ; published by authority of the Royal Academy of Arts, 1805-6, 1807, 1808-9 ; collected and arranged by Prince Hoare, Secretary for Foreign Correspondence to The Royal Academy - London 1809   
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Illustrations Of Windsor Castle, By The Late Sir Jeffry Wyatville, R.A. Volume I. (II.) Edited By Henry Ashton, Architect.   - London: [1841]   
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Johns, James Wood   The Anglican Cathedral Church of Saint James Mount Zion Jerusalem. By J.W. Johns Archt. - London., Edinburgh, Dublin. (1844)   
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Richardson, Charles James   Studies Of Ornamental Design. By C.J. Richardson, M.R.I.B.A., F.S.A. One of the Evening Masters of the Head Government School Of Design, Somerset House. Author of "Studies Of Old English Mansions, Gold And Silver Plate, Furniture, &c." "Architectural Remains of the Reigns of Elizabeth and James I." "&c." - London. 1851.   
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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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Studies And Examples Of The Modern School Of English Architecture. - The Travellers' Club House, By Charles Barry, Architect: Illustrated By Drawings Made By Mr. Hewitt, And Engraved By Mr. J.H. Le Keux. Accompanied By An Essay On The Present State Of Architectural Study And The Revival Of The Italian Style, By W.H. Leeds, Editor Of The Illustrations Of The Public Buildings Of London, &c. &c.   - London: [1839]   
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Hosking, William   Essay And Treatises On The Practice And Architecture Of Bridges. By William Hosking, F.S.A., Architect and Civil Engineer, Professor Of The Principles And Practice Of Architecture, And Of Engineering Constructions, In King's College, London; Author Of Treatises In The Encyclopædia Britannica On Architecture And Building. - (London: 1842.)   
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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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Normand, Charles   A New Parallel Of The Orders Of Architecture; According To The Greeks And Romans, And Modern Architects. With The Original Plates, Drawn And Engraved By Charles Normand, Architect, And Member Of The French Academy At Rome. With The Text Translated, And Two Additional Plates; By Augustus Pugin, Architect. - London: [1829]   
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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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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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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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