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TAYLOR, Josiah (1761--1834)
[Catalogue. 1808?]
A list of books on the various branches of architecture and building, published by J. Taylor, at the Architectural Library, no. 59, High Holborn, London.
[London, 1808?].
[8] p. ; 22.2 cm. (8°)

Drop-head title. The list includes C.A. Busby's Collection of designs for modern embellishments, probably first published by Taylor in late 1807 or 1808 and later reissued under Edward Lumley's imprint in 1810 (see BAL, Early printed books, no. 511). Of Britton's Architectural antiquities, 1807--1826 (q.v.), 'Ten Parts are published.'

Copy Notes Bound probably as issued with a copy of Essays of the London Architectural Society, 1808 (q.v.) which was sold for the Society at Taylor's Architectural Library and purchased by Soane for 7s. on 27 September 1808.

Binding Original C19th brown paper boards, blue paper spine with printed spine-label reading 'Essays Of the London Architectural Society.'

Reference Number 3424


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