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us: Taylor, John, 1781-1864


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  • Variants

    • us: Enquirer after truth, 1781-1864
    • us: Inquirer after truth, 1781-1864
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1781-07-31
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1864-07-05
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Nottinghamshire (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (naf) Publishers and publishing
      • Occupation

          (naf) Publishers and publishing
            (naf) Authors
        • Use For

        • Earlier Established Forms

            Taylor, John, active 1806-1853 Taylor, John, fl. 1806-1853
        • Sources

          • found: Catechism of the currency, 1835: title page (John Taylor)
          • found: What is a pound?, a letter to the premier ..., 1844: page 71 (signed: an inquirer after truth)
          • found: New currency bill, a letter to the premier ..., 1844: title page (an enquirer after truth)
          • found: Halkett & Laing : (Inquirer after truth; Enquirer after truth; John Taylor, publisher)
          • found: British Book Trade Index, viewed December 4, 2015 : Taylor, John (John Taylor, London publisher, active 1806-1853; Trading as Taylor & Hessey (1806-25); Taylor & Walton (1837-50); Taylor, Walton & Maberley (1850-53). Publisher to University of London. Published Pamphlet printed by J. Blackwell of Sheffield 1830. Addresses: 93 Fleet St.; 13 Waterloo Pl.; 30 Upper Gower St. ; 28 Upper Gower St.; 27 Ivy Lane.) {http://bbti.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/details/?traderid=68134}
          • found: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, viewed December 4, 2015 : Taylor, John (John Taylor, publisher and writer, was born on 31 July 1781 at Nottinghamshire. He moved to London in 1803, eventually co-founding the firm of Taylor and Hessey, publishers and booksellers. Taylor and Hessey dissolved in 1825. Taylor became publisher and bookseller to the new University of London in 1827, and partnered with a Mr. Walton in 1836. He retired in 1853 and died at Kensington on 5 July 1864.) {http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/27060?docPos=23}
          • found: Conolly, John. An inquiry concerning the indications of insanity, 1830: t.p. (Printed for John Taylor, bookseller and publisher to the University, 30, Upper Gower Street)
        • Change Notes

          • 1988-07-11: new
          • 2016-05-28: revised
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