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lists, Atheists, and Foolists, sawcily presuming to toss Religion in a Blanquet, by John Taylor. Thomas Bates, 1641, 4to, with wood-cut. In prose. Nassau, Pt. 2, 951, 10..: Skegg, 1776, 14..; Sotheby's, June, 1S54, 17«.

82. The Irish Footman's Poetry, or George the Runner, against Henry the Walker, in Defence of John the Swimmer, 1641, 4to. Skegg, 1773, £1 16».

83. Hellish Parliament, being a Counter-Parliament to this in England, 1641,4to, with engraved title. Skegg, 1772, £1 7».

84. A Pedlar and a Romish Priest in a very hot Discourse, full of Mirth, Truth, Wit, Folly, and Plain-dealing, by John Taylor. Printed in the Yeare 1641, 4to, pp. 24. Inglis, 1396, 6».; Nassau, Pt. 2, 1196, 10*.; Sotheby's, in 1821, 12*.; Sir M. M. Sykes, Pt. 3, 691, £1; Bibl. Anglo-Poet., 742, £1 10..; Skegg, 1775, £1 3..; Heber, Pt. 4, 9«.; Sotheby's, Aug. 1860, 19». Another edit., 1699, 8vo. Inglis, 1452, 4a.

"It in no other thnn the Packman's Paternoster of [Sir James] Sempill."—iVore. and Qucria, Mar. 30, 1861, 241, (q. r.)

S5. Englands Comfort and Londons Joy, expressed in the royal, triumphant, and magnificent Entertainment of our dread Soveraigne Lord King Charles, at his blessed and safe Return from Scotland, on Thursday the 25th of November, 1641, 4to, with wood-cuts. Rhodes, 2453, £6 8.. 6rf.

86. A Tale in a Tub, or a Tub Lecture, as it was delivered by My-hcclo MendBoale, an Inspired Brownist. Printed in the Ycare when Brownists domineer, 1641, 8vo. Skegg, 1779, 17». Another edit, 1642, 4to. Nassau, Pt. 2. 1189, 4«.; Heber, Pt. 4, 10«.

87. A Full and Complcat Answer against the Writer of the Tale of a Tub in a Tub, or a Tub Lecture, by Thorny Ailo, [John Taylor.] With Verses on the Defacing of Cheapsido Cross. F. Cowles, 1642, 4to, with wood-cut of Taylor. Heber, Pt. 4, 8«.; Skegg, 1782, £1 12».

88. The Devil turn'd Round Head, or Pluto becomes a Brownist, (1642.) 4to, with a wood-out on title. Sotheby's, June, 1854, 12«.

8V. Apology for Private Preaching, in which these formes are warranted which the malignant Sect continue—viz., Preaching in a Tub, Ac, (1642.) 4to. Sotheby's, June, 1854, 16«.

90. Heads of all Fashions; being a plaine Dcscction or Definition of diverse and sundry sorts of Heads, butting, jetting, or pointing at vulgar opinion and nllegorieally shewing the diversities of religion in these distempered times. John Morgan, 1042, 4to, with a wood-cut representing 17 heads, though 20 arc described. Anon. In verse. Heber, Pt. 4, 12*.; Skegg, 1784, £1 11..; Sotheby's, June, 1854, £1 3..

91. A Delicate, Dainty, Damnable Dialogve, between the Devill and a Jesuite. By John Taylor. J. H. for Thomas Banks, 1642, 4to, with a wood-cut on title. Four leaves, in verse. Heber, Pt. 4, 12».; Skegg, 1781, £1 ««.; J. Lilly, calf, £1 lis. 6rf.

92. Mad Fashions, Od Fashions, all out of Fashions, or The Emblems of tho distracted Times. John Hammond, 1642, 4to, pp. 8, with a frontispiece. See Disraeli's Curios, of Lit., 9th ed., v. 276. Lloyd, 1284, 10..; Reed, 7449, 16..; Bindlev. Pt. 4, 924. £2 11..; Bibl. Anglo-Poet., 739, £2 12.. 6d.; Skegg, 1785. «..

93. A Pica for Prerogative, or give Ca'snr his Due, being, (lie Wheelc of Fortune turn'd round, 1642, 4to. Inglis, 1398, 12..; Sotheby's. June, 1854. £1 1*.

94. An Humble Desirable Union between Prerogative and Privelege, shewing that if one draw too hard one way nod the other another, the whole Commonwealth must be in danger to be pull'd in sunder, 1042, 4to. Skegg, 1783, £1 3..

05. John Taylor the Water Poet's Manifestation and Vindication against Joshua Church, his Exclamation; with a true Relation of Church, his generation, Ac, 1642, 4to.

96. A Seasonable Lecture, or a most learned Oration disburthenod from Henry Walker, a most judicious

3uondam Iron-monger, a Into Pnmpbletere and now a oublo diligent Preacher. Taken in short writing by Thorny Ailo, [John Tavlor.] F. Cowles, 1642, 4to. with a wood-cut. Bindlev, Pt. 4, 116, 4..; Sir M. M. Sykes, Pt. 3, 694, 8«.: resold, Skegg, 1786, £1 9«.; Mitlord, April, 1860, with orbcr tracts, £1 3..

97. The Whole Life and Progress of Hen. Walker the Iron-monger. With a true Relation of his several escapes and rescues. Printed at London, 1642, 4to, 4 leaves. Heber, Pt. 4, 7..; Pt. 8, 12«.; Sotheby's, April, 1803, £1.

98. Humble Petition of the Antient Overseers, Rulers, and Assistants of tho Company of Watermen to the Parliament, 1642, 4to. Heber, Pt. 4, 6..

99. The Apprentices Advice to the XII. Bishops, 1612, 4to. Inverse. Skegg, 1780, 11..

100. A Cluster of Coxcombs, or a cinque pace for all sorts of knaves and fools, 1642, 4to, with a wood-cut on title. Heber, Pt. 8, 8..; Sotheby's, June, 1854, £1 ]«.

101. Mercvrivs Aqvaticvs, or the Water-poet's Answer to all that hath or shall be writ by Mercvrivs Britanicvs. Printed in the Wainc of the Moone. page 121 and Number 16 of Mercurius Britannicus, 16-13, 4to, 11 leaves. White Knights, 2744, 10..; Skegg, 1786* £1 2..; Bandinel, Pt. 2, I7«.; Halliwell, Nov. 1863, £2 7..

102. An intercepted Letter sent to London from a Spie at Oxford, written by Owlc-Light, intercepted by MoonLight, dispersed by Dav-Light, and may be read by Candle-Light. By J. Tailor, 1643. Bandinel, Pt. 2, with Good Newes from Redding, 19..

103. The Conversion, Confession, Contrition commiug to himsclfe, and Advice of a mis-led, ill-bred, rebellious Roundhead; very fitting to be read to such as weare short hairc and long cares, or desire eares long, .. L, 1643, 4to.

104. Aqua-Musa, or Cacafogo Cancadsemon: Captain George Wither wrung in the Withers: wherein the juggliug rebell is finely firked and jirked for his railing pamphlet called Campo Musre, Ac. Printed in the fourth year of the Grand Rebellion, [1643,] 4to, pp. 19. Bibl. Anglo-Poet., 741, with a Replv as truo as Steele, £5 15.. 6rf.; Heber, Pt. 8, 14..; Bright, 5534, £1.

105. No Mercvrivs Avlicvs, but some merry Flashes of Intelligence, with the Pretended Parliament's Forces besiedging of Oxford foure miles off, and terrible taking in of a Mill instead of the King and Citie. Printed in the Yeare 1644, 4to, 4 leaves. Skegg, 1788, 19».

106. Mercurius Infcrnalis ; or Orderless Orders, Votes, Ordinances, and Commands from Hell, established by a close committee of tho Devil and his Angels, the copy that was found in a chink or cranny of a wall in Friar Bacon's study, 1044, 4to. Bandinel, Pt. 2, £1 13..

107. John Taylor being yet unhanged sends greeting to John Booker that hanged him lately in a Picture, in a Pamphlet called A Cable Rone double-twisted, 1644, 4to. Booker published: I. No Mercurius Aquaticus, but a Cable Rope double-twisted for John Taylor tho Water Poet, 1644, 4to ; II. A Rope treble-twisted for John Taylor, 1644, 4to.

108. Mad Verse, sad Verse, glad Verse, and bad Verse, (1644.) 4to.

109. Ad Populum, or a Lecture to the People, 1644, 4to.

110. Crop-Eare Curried: or Tom Nash his Ghost, declaring the pruining of Prinnes two last Parricidicall pamphlets, being 92 sheets in quarto, with a short Prophecy said to be Merlin's, Ac, .. I., 1644, 4to. Heber, Pt. 2, 1.. 6rf.; Skegg, 1787, £1 17».

111. Rebels anathematized and anatomized. A satyrical Salutation to the Pulpit Praters. Oxf., 1615, 4to.

112. The Causes of the Diseases and Distempers of this Kingdom, 1045, 4to. Skegg, 1789. £1.

113. The Complaint of Christmas, (1046,) 4to.

114. The World turn'd upside down, in a breefe description of the ridiculous Fashions ot these distracted Times, Lon., John Smith, 1647, 4to, with a wood-cut on title In verse. Skegg, 1790, £1 10«.

115. The Kings Wellcome to Hampton Court, 1617, 4to. Marquis of Townshcnd, 3042, 15..; Sothcbv's, June, 1854, 18..

116. Travels from London to the Isle of Wight, with bis Retnrnc and occasion of his Journey. Printed at the Author's Charge, and are no where to be sold, 1648, 4to. The "occasion" was to see Charles I. Bandinel, Pt. 2. date cut through, 3». 6rf.

117. The Wonder of a Kingdomc, dedicated to tho Junto at Westminster, 1648, 4to. In verse and prose. Skegg, 1791, 11..

118. The Foole's Fate, or the Unravelling of the Parliament and Army, 1648, 4to. In verse and prose. Skegg, 1792, 12*.

119. The Number and Names of all the Kings of England and Scotland to 1649. Written by John Taylor, at the signe of the Poet's Head in Phoenix Alley, neer the middle of Long Aker, 1649, 8vo. Heber, Pt. 1, £1 18..

120. The Noble Cavalier characterised, and a Rebellious Cavalier cauterized, .. I.eta., 4to.

121. The True Levellers Standard advanced, being the Declaration of J. Taylor and others. 1649. 4to. It is nut certain that this J. Taylor is our Water-Poet.

122. John Taylor's Wanderings to fee (he Wonders of the West. How he travelled neere 600 miles from London to the Mount in Cornwall, and beyond the Mount to the Land's End, and home againe. Printed in the Year 1649, 4to.

123. A late weary merry Voyage and Journey, or John Taylor's Month's Travells by Sea and Land, from London to Gravesend, to Harwich, to Ipswich, to Norwich, to Linne. to Cambridge; and from thence to London. Performed and written on Purpose to please his Friends, and pleasure himselfe, in these unpleasant and necessitated Times, 1650, Svo. In prose and verse. Hcber, Pt. 4, Rawlinson's and Bindley's copy, £1 16«.

124. Taylor's Arithmetic from One to Twelve, t. 1. r.t a., (1650,) 4to. In verse. Skcgg, 17»9, £1 9». Another edit., 1653, Svo.

125. John Taylor's Ale ale-vated into an Ale-titude. A learned Oration before an Assembly of Ale-drinkers, 1851, Svo. Another edit., 1656, Svo.

126. Bpigrammes, written on Purpose to be read: with a Proviso, that they may be understood by the Reader. Being ninety in number: besides two new made Satyrs that attend them, 1651, Svo. Skegg, 1794, £4.

127. Ranters of bo the Soxes, Male and Female. John II.••„,„,,,,. 1651, 4to. Bliss, Pt. 1, £4.

128. Of Alterations strange,

Of various Signes,
IIeere are compos'd

A few poetick Lines;

Here you may finde, when yon this Booke have read, The Crowne's tranform'd into the Poet's Head. Read well. Be merry and Wise. Written by John Taylor. Poeta aquatica, 1651, Svo. Skcgg, 1795, £3.

129. Newes from Tenebris: or preterpluperfect noc•turnall or night Worke. Written by Cundle-light, betwixt Owle-light and Moon-light, with the Help of Starlight and Twy-light, and may be read by Day-light,

1652. In prose.

130. Misselanies, or Fifty Years' Gatherings out of sundry Authors in Prose and Verse, 1652, Svo.

131. A merry Bill of an uncertaine Journey to bee performed by John Taylor by Land, with his Aqna Musa. The certainty of the uncertaine Travels of John Taylor, performed in this Yeerc, 1653.

132. The Nnmcs of all the Nobilitie in and since the Reign of Q. Elizabeth, 1653, Svo.

133. Christmas in and out: or our Lord and Saviour's Christ's Birth Day, 1653, Svo.

134. A short Relation of a long journey, made round an ovall, Ac. With a short Abbreviation of the History of Wales. 1653, Svo. Hcber/ Pt. 4, £1 2«.; Bright, £1 12t. New edition, by J. 0. Halliwell, 1859, 4to; 20 copies privately printed. Puttick's, July, 1S62. 12«.

135. Nonsence upon Sence, or Sence upon Nonsence, chose you whether, cither or neither, Ac. Written upon white paper, in a browne study. Beginning at the End and written by John Taylor at the signo of the Pooro Poets Head in Phenix Alley neare the middle of Long Akcr, in Covent Garden, >. /. et a., Svo. Skegg, 1798, £3 1«».

136. The Essence, Quintessence, Inscnce, Innocence, Lifesence, and Magnificence of Nonsenco upon Scuce,

1653, Svo.

The impartiallest uatyre that ever was seen,

Tlmt speaks truth without fear, or flattery or spleen,

R>au as you list, commend it, or come end it,

The man that pen'd it did with Finis end it.

Printed in the year 1653, Svo. Skegg, 1796, £1 13«.

137. The Suddaine Turne of Fortunes Whecle, or a Conference holden in the Castle of St. Angello betwixt the Pope the Emperonr and tho King of Spaine. A MS., 1631, 4to, pp. 60. Bibl. Anglo-Poet. 736, £3 3». A modern transcript of the same poem, neatly executed by Mr. Fillingham, 4to. pp. 56. Bibl. Anglo-Poet., 737, £1 5«. Edited by J. 0. Halliwell, Brixton Hill, 1S48, 4to. Privately printed: 75 copies. Currcr, 4«. It is the first tract in Contributions to Early English Literature, Edited by J. 0. Halliwell, Lon., 1849, 4to.

Sir Gregory Nonsense, His Newes from no place, 1700, Svo. See No. 35.

138. The Hunting of the Fox: a pleasant Discourse betweene the Authonr, and Pild-Oarlike, Ac. By J. T., 161!', 4to, pp. 20. Bibl. Anglo-Poet., 922, £8 St.: Heber, It 4,17..

"Possibly by John Taylor, the Water Poet."— Hill. Ilrbrr.

As it is doubtful, wo bring it in at the end of the lint.

See, also, Cihber's Lives; Brydges's Cens. Lit., iii. 1020. and hia Restituta.; Bibl. Anglo-Poet., Noa. 713-42; Dibdin's Lib. Comp.; Chalmers's Apology; Biog. Dramat.; Nichols's Lit. Illust., viii. 382; Cat. of the Library of Dr. Bliss, First Part, 1858, 299-302; Collier's Bibl. Acct. of Early Kng. Lit., 1865; W. C. Hazlitt's Hand-Book of Early Eng. Lit., 1867; Proposals for a Club to Reprint Taylor's Works, in Notes and Queries, 1857, ii. 19«. 289, 327, and Indexes to Notes and Queries, 1849-70; Wither, Gkobor, Nos. 7, 24, 35.

"There is nothing in John Taylor which deserves preservation lor Uk intrinsic merit alone; but ill the collection of lit! pieces which I have perused there is ft great deal to illustrate the manners of his age."—Southky: Uneducated J'otts.

"Did great service [at Oxford] for the royal cause, liy writing pasquils against the roundheadi."—Wood: Atlirn. Oxon., Bliss's ed., iii. 765. See, also, 852.

"lie watt himself the father -if some cant words, and he hat adopted others which were only in the mouths of the lowest vulgar."—Granger: Bioy. 11M. of Eng., 6th ed.. 1824, ii. 135.

"Tho Spenser Society haying now completed their far-simile reprint of the Works of John Taylor, comprised in the folio of 163(1, the Council are desirous to supplement it by a repuolicntion of his otherpieces which have only appeared in a separate form. Many works havo been ascribed to him without sufficient grounds, and the continuing reprint will only include lho*4 which either bear his name or contain Tery strong internal evidence of having him as their author. As these, however, are very numerous, and some of them excessively rare, I venture to hope that the possessors of copies will aid the undertaking in which the Council are engaged, and will allow the use of them for the purpose of transcription, in order to make the collection as complete as possible. Kvery care will be taken of any volumes which may be intrusted to me for that purpose. I shall also be obliged by any additions which your correspondents may point out to the list of John Taylor's works given by Mr. llazlitt in his Hand-Book, which appears to bo the most complete and correct one yet published, but which is, as must naturally tie supposed, capable of enlargement."—Jas. Crosslet, Booth Street, Piccadilly, Manchester: Aofc* and Qutrici, 1869, I. 191.

Taylor* John* Thesaurus Mathematicus, Lon., 1687, 4to; Revised by W. Allingham, 1707, Svo.

Taylor, Chevalier John, a famous oculist, left England in 1733, stayed some time in Holland, and subsequently travelled on the Continent for more than thirty years. In 1767 he announced his intention of settling in Paris, and is supposed to have died soon after. He was Oculist to George II. and other sovereigns. 1. Aocount of the Mechanism of the Globe of the Eye, Lon., 1730, Svo; Norwich, 1747, Svo; in French, Paris, 1738, Svo. 2. Treatise on the Immediate Organ of Vision, Lon., 1735, Svo. 3. New Treatise on the ChrysUlline Humour of a Human Eye; or, Of the Cataract and Glaucoma, Lon., 1736, Svo; Edin., 1736, Svo.

"A work so famous in its day as to havo undergone almost innumerable editions and translations on the Continent."—Dr. WaU's MM. Brit.

4. Impartial Inquiry into the Seat of the Immediate Organ of Sight, Lon., 1743, Svo; in German, Rost, 1750, Svo. 5. Exact Account of 243 Different Diseases to which the Eye and its Coverings arc Exposed, Edin., 1759, Svo. 6. His Travels and Adventures, Lon., 1761, (some 1762.) 3 vols. Svo. See No. 7. 7. Anecdotes of his Life, 4to. Extracted from No. 6. See His Life and Adventures, by [Henry Jones] his Son, John Taylor, Oculist, Dubl., 1761, 2 vols. Svo; Nichols's Lit. Anec., vii. 411, 687. (Index;) Lon. Gent. Mag., 1832, ii. 89; Records of My Life, by John Taylor, (grandson of the Chevalier,) 1832, i. 16.

"Why Taylor the quack calls himself Cltevaliar,

'tis not easy a reason to render;
Unless blinding eyes, that he thinks to make clear,
Demonstrates he's but a Prttrndrr."

IToaACK Walpoi.k: LeUtrs, Cunningham's ed., 1801, iii. 181.

See, also, ii. 422.

Taylor, John, son of the preceding, (q. r.,) and his successor as Oculist to Goo. III.

Taylor, John, of York, England. Account of hit Labours, Exercisee, Travels, He., Lon., 1710, 12uio.

Taylor, John, LL.D., b. about 1703, at Shrewsbury, where his father was a barber chirurgcon, was educated at, and in 1730 became Fellow of, St. John's College, Cambridge; Librarian to the University, 1732; Registrar, 1734; Advocate in Doctors' Common.', 1741: LL.D., 1742; Chancellor of Lincoln, 1744, and some years later took holy orders; Rector of Lawford, Essex, 1751 ; Archdeacon of Buckingham, 1753; Cnnon Residentiary of St. Paul's, 1757; d. 1766. 1. Music Speech, July «, 1730, Lon., 1730, Svo. See No. 2. 2. Oratio, Jan. 30, 1730, 1730. This and No. 1 were repub. by John Nichols in Two Music Speeches at Cambridge, Ac., by Roger Long, M.A., and John Taylor, M.A., with Dr. Taylor's Latin Speech at St. Mary's, Jan. 30, 1730; several of his Juvenile Poems; some minor Essays in Prose; and Specimens of his Epistolary Correspondence; to which are added Memoirs of Dr. Taylor and Dr. Long, 1819, 8vo. See Lon. Gent. Mag., 1825, i. 371, (by Dr. Parr.) 3. Lysiee Orationes et Fragments, Gr. et Lat. ex Recens. et cum Notts Joan. Taylor, accedunt Jer. Marklandi Conjectural, 1739, demy 4to, 300 copies; 1. p., r. 4to, 75 copies; best paper, thick writing, royal, 25 copies: Drury, 2783, £10 10s.

"This is an incomparable edition, and hardly exceeded by any which tliis country can boast of."—Dibmn.

"I read tho sixteenth volume of the Bibliotheque Raisonnee. It contains the Orations of Lysias, by Doctor Taylor; a pood and beautiful edition of a languid orator."—Gib Box: Misccll. Works, ed. 1837, 500. See hi* D. and F., ch. xliv., n.

Partially repub. in Usum Studiosce Juventutis, Camb., 1740, 8vo. This excellent edition should accompany Taylor's Demosthenes, infra. To the ed. of 1739, nnpra, add Lysias, Opera, Gr. et Lat. castigavit, Taylori et Marklandi Annotationibus suas adjecit, cditionem curavit Reiske, Lips., 1772, 2 vols. 8vo. 4. Commentarius ad Legem Decemviralcm de Inopc Debitore in partes dissecando, Ac, Cantab., 1742, 4to. As Bynkershoek argues that the creditors divided not the body, but the price, of the insolvent debtor, Taylor labours to prove that it was the goods only which were thus apportioned. But in opposition to these, see Quintilian; Csecilius; Favonius; Tcrtullian: Aulus Gellius, (Noct. Attic, xxi. j) Gibbon's D. and F., ch. xliv.

5. Marmor Sandvicense, cum Commentario et Notis, 1743, 4to. Brought from Athens by Lord Sandwich in 1739. 0. Orationes duse, una Demosthcnis contra Midiam, altera Lycurgi contra Leocratcm, Grsece et Latine, 1743, 8vo. With notes and emendations. Published as a specimen of the following work, intended to be in 5 volumes, but vols. iii. and ii. only of which he lived to publish: Demosthcnis, .lEschinis, Dinarchi, et Demadis Orationes: Griece et Latine, cum notie edidit J. Taylor: vol. iii., (includes ten orations of Demosthenes,) 1748, 4to, 1. p., r. 4to; vol. ii., (containing the controversial orations of Demosthenes and TEschines, together with the epistles ascribed to the latter,) 1757, 4to ; 1. p., r. 4to; agninj 1774, 4to; 1. p., r. 4to. As supplementary to these two vols., (MacCarthy's copy on large paper was sold for 500 francs,) should be procured: Demosthenes et ^Esohines, Gr. et Lat., edidit Anger, vol. i., (all pub.,) Paris, 1790, r. 4to. The booksellers printed a new title-page for Taylor's vol. iii., making it vol. i., and selling vols, iii. and ii. as vols. i. and ii.

"Taylor's edition is founded on that of Wolff, the whole of whose notes, together with those of Marklnnd, are inserted in It. In tho notes of the editor, which are written in very pure Latin, the student will And a valuable illustration of the Athenian law and the antiquities of Greece: he has* displayed a great deal of sound judgment and critical sagacity in this laborious and difficult undertaking."—Moss'* Classical Manual.

See, also, Dibdin's Introduc. to the Classics.

Reiske does not seem to have appreciated Taylor's "very pure Latin."

"DictioTaylori Latina hand placet: obscura, affectnta, putidu est. Sed pan cos novi Anglos, qui Latine scribere didirlssent. Latino? linguw neglect us illi genti communis est. Et tamen Taylor, si ud alios Anglos spectetur, adhuc bene scribit. Melius si scisset Latine, non vituperasset Wolnum.'1

Sec, also, Blackw. Mag., xxix. 776. (by De Quincey.)

"Dr. Purr considered his Latin style to be sometimes incorrect, as he introduced Anglicisms, and sometimes a violation of the Latin idioms. He particularly (said the doctor) used to blunder about' ut.' So did Toupand other illustrious scholars.'1 —Ism. Gent. Mag., 1837, i. 463, (q. v.)

After Taylor's death his papers relating to the Orators were by his friend Dr. Askew transmitted to Reiske, then occupied with his edition of the Oratores Grseci, Lips., 1770-73, 12 vols. 8vo, (q. v. for Taylor's notes:)

"Keiske appears to have made a too indiscriminate use of the materials thus supplied. The reputation of his predecessor he treats with little tenderness or delicacy. It is, however, admitted by more impartial judges that Taylor possessed many eminent qualifications for the difficult task which he had undertaken.11—Da. David Irviso: Encyc. Brit., 8th ed., xxi., (184*2,) q.v.

"In a critical point of view, tho edition of Taylor is not of any great worth, and its chief value consists in its notes in illnstrntion of the history of the orations and the Attic law."—Knights Bug. Cyc, Riog., v., 1857, 936.

Taylor's preface and annotations are repub. in Oratores Attici, et quos sic vocant Sophista, curavit Dobson, Londini, 1828, 16 vols. 8vo, £9; 1. p., imp. 8vo, £13 13*.; largest p., 25 copies, £16 Hi*.

7. Serm., Num. xi. 29, Camb., 1749, 4to. 8. Serm., Judges xx. 23, Lou., 1757, 4to. 9. Elements of the Civil

Law, Camb., 1755, 4to; 1756, 4to; 2d ed., Lon., 1769, 4to; 1776, 4to; 1786, 4to; 4th ed., so called, Revised and Corrected, 1828, r. 8vo. See, also, Ellis, Dr.

"A work of amusing, though various, reading; but which cannot be praised for philosophical precision. ... A learned, rambling, spirited writer."—Uiubox: D. and F., ch. xliv., notes.

"Taylor's Elements of the Civil Law he [John Pickering] completely mastered, making it a point to read entirely through the various recondite Greek quotations with which the work abounds."—Jupoe D. A. White: Eulogy on John ISckeringy 1847, 33.

See, also, Evans's Poth., Introd., 62; Warburton's Div. Leg. of Moses, iii., xxxv.; Hurd's Works, viii. 282; Tracts by Warburton and a Warburtonian, 223; Lett, from a Late Em. Pre!., 225; Disraeli's Quarrels of Authors, (Warburton.)

Taylor took no notice of Warburton's and Hurd's insolence; but an anonymous pamphleteer arraigned the former in Impartial Remarks upon the Preface of Dr. Warburton, in which he has taken Uncommon Liberties with the Character of Dr. Taylor, 1758. Of little value. Taylor also published two papers on Roman Inscriptions in Phil. Trans., 1746, '63. For further notices of this learned critic, see Nichols's Lit. Anec, vii. 411, 687, (Index:) Nichols's Ulust. Lit., viii. 106, (Index;) Hist. of Shrewsbury, 1610, 12mo; Chalmers's Biog. Diet., xxix. 179-S7; Reiske, Prefatio ad Demosthenuni, 42 Cimo.

Taylor, John, M.D. Paper in Ed. Med. Ess., 1733.

Taylor, John, D.D., a learned Unitarian, b. near Lancaster, 1694; was for nearly twenty years minister and schoolmaster at Kirkstead, Lincolnshire; became pastor of a Presbyterian congregation at Norwich, 1733, and left this place to superintend an academy at Warrington, Lancashire, 1757; d. 1761. His principal works aro the following: 1. The Scriptural Doctrine of Original Sin proposed to Free and Candid Examination, Lon., 1738, 8vo ; 1740,8vo, (Supp., 1741, 8vo ; 1761, 8vo;) 3d ed., Belfast, 1746, 12mo; Lon., 1750, 12mo; 4th ed., so called, with Supp., Ac, and, now added, A Reply to Wesley, 1767, 8vo. John Wesley's Answer to Taylor is entitlod The Doctrine of Original Sin according to the Scripture, Reason, and Experience, 1757. 8vo. Jonathan Edwards's answer, (pub. after his death,) The Great Christian Doctrine of Original Sin Defended ; containing a Reply to the Objections of Dr. John Taylor, 1758, Svo; 1767, 8vo, (see. also, Edwards's Works.) has been already referred to, {edwards, Jonathan, pp. 545, 546.) See, also, Niles, Samuel, No. 4. Taylor {nt supra) notices some other opponents. 2. A Paraphrase and Notes on tho Epistle to the Romans; to which is prefixed a Key to tho Apostolio Writings, Ac, 1745, 4to; Dubl., 1746, Svo; 2d and best ed., 1747, 4to; 3d ed., 1754, 4to; 4th ed., 1769, 4to. The Key is repub. in Bishop Watson's Collection of Tracts, who observes that it "is greatly admired by the learned, as containing the best introduction to the Epistles, and the clearest account of the whole gospel scheme, which was ever written."

But see Memuiam, Rev. Joseph, No. 1. The Key, abridged, 4c by Thomas Howe, was pub. 1805, 12mo.

Of Taylor's Paraphrases and Notes, Ac. it has been remarked,

"It would bo wrong to deny that it contains mnrkH both of learning and genius, and that several things in it nre worthy of attention. But its complete perversion of scriptural doctrine on the most important topics, and the latitude of it* principles of interpretation, render it a wry dangerous book. Dr. Doddridge said very justly of it, th:it Dr. Taylor bad broke his key in Paul's epistles."—Orntc's Jiihl. Bib.

An eminent prelate declares Taylor's system in this Key to be

"nothing more than an artificial accommodation of Scripture phrases to notions utterly repugnant to Christian doctrine."— ARCfiBifliiOl' Magke: Discount* ott the AUmrment, 181-188, 191201,322-333.

"The author that lately has been so fummm for his corrupt doctrine. In his piece which he calls A Key to the Apostolic Writings, where he delivers hisscln*nie of religion (which seems scarcely so agreeable to the Christian scheme us the. doctrine of many of the wiser Heathen.") 4c.—Jonathan Edwards: Reply to Williams, Part 3, sect. iv.

"Contains several valuable philological illiittrHtions of the Epistle to the Romans."— Home's Bibl. Bib., 319.

See, also, Lockk, John, No. 6, (p. 1115.)

3. The Scripture Doctrine of Atonement Examined, 1750, 8vo: 1753, 8vo. 4. The Hebrew Concordance adapted to the English Bible; disposed after the Manner of Buxtorf, 1754-57, 2 vols, fol., £10.

"This is one of the most laborious and most useful works ever published for the advancement of Hebrew knowledge and the understanding of the Old Testament in its original language. It is, in fact, a Grammar, Lexicon, and Concordance, founded on the Concordance of Buxtorf, all whose errors Dr. Taylor has corrected. . . . The price of this Concordance varies from nine to twelve guineas, according to its condition."—Home's Bibl. Bib., 1839, 306.

In sale-catalogues of the last few years it is generally priced between two and three guineas, (18611.)

"This is by far the must complete and ttie most nseful work of the kind, especially to the English scholar."—Orme's Bibl. Bib., 1824,113.

"May be considered as an abridgment of thennited labours of Buxturf and Cftlasio."—Wiltiamg's C P., 5th ed., 281.

See, also, Bickersteth's C. S., 4th ed., 421.

But the Biblical student of the present day has greater treasures in the following works, by Dr. Julius Fuerst: I. Librorum Vet. Testament! Concordantife HebraicaB atone Cbaldaicse, Ac, Lipsite, 1840, r. 4to; II. Bibliotheca Judaico, Ac, 1849-63, 3 vols. r. 8vo.

5. A Scheme of Scripture Divinity, 1762, 8vo; 1763, 8vo. Posth.: pub. by his son. Repub. in Bishop Watson's Collec. of Tracts, vol. i. For a notice of Taylor and his other publications, see Chalmers's Biog. Diet., xzix. 177.

Taylor, John, LL.D.. Rector of Bosworth, Leicestershire, Minister of St. Margaret's, Westminster, the schoolfellow and for many years the intimate friend of Dr. Samuel Johnson, was appointed Preh. of Westminster, July 11, 1746, and d. Feb. 19, 1788. After his death the Rev. Mr. Hayes published Sermons on Different Subjects, left for publication by John Taylor, LL.D.. Ac, Lon., 1788-89,2 vols. 8vo; 2d'ed., 1790, 2 vols. Svo; 3d ed.. 1795, 2 vols. 8vo; 4th cd., 1800, 2 vols. Svo; 4th ed., 1812, 8vo. The 25th and last sermon was written by Dr. Johnson on the death of his wife: but we doubt not (we have read them all carefully) that Dr. Johnson is entitled to the credit of all of them:

"There is not a man in England who knows any thing of l)r. Johnson's peculiarities of stylethut will not instantly pronounce these sermons to be his."—Bishop Porteus tn Dr. Beattie, 17*8.

"There can be no doubt that the sermons were Johnson's." —Crosier, 1847: BoswcWs Johnson, ed. 1848, ch. lx. See, also, Index.

Boswcll also believed them to bo Johnson's.

"Indeed," continues Bishop Porteus, "they are (some of them, at least) in his very best manner; and Taylor was no more capable of writing them than of making an epic poem."

"They possess the manly strength, the nervous perspicuity, the pointed energy, of Johnson's own works."—Critical Rev.

Taylor, John, grandson of the Chevalier John Taylor, and son of John Taylor, also Oculist to George III., was in early life, in conjunction with his brother Jeremiah, Oculist to George III., and subsequently for many years connected with the theatres (as author of poetical sketches, prologues, epilogues, addresses, Ac.) and the periodical press, (The Morning Herald, The Sun, Ac.,) and d. May, 1832, in his 76th year.

1. Statement of Transactions respecting the King's Theatre at the Hay Market, 1791, 8vo. 2. The Stage; a Poem, 1795. 3. Poems on several Occasions, 1811, 8vo. All save the Caledonian Sonnet, first pub. in 1810, were repub. in-—4. Poems on Various Subjects, 1827, 2 vols. p. 8vo. 5. Monsieur Tonson, 1830, 12mo. 6. Records of mv Life, by the Late John Taylor, Esq., author of "Monsieur Tonson," 1832, 2 vols. 8vo; N. York, 1833, 8vo.

"We cordially recommend these volumes to every lover of light and entertaining reading."—Lon. Lit. Gat., 1832, 644.

See, also, 662; Lon. Athcn., 1832, 660, 677; Amer. Month. Rev., iii. 327. Notices of the author will be found in Lon. Gent. Mag., 1832. ii. 89, 542.

Taylor, John, Major E.I. Service, Bombay. 1. Considerations on the Communication between G. Britain and India, Lon., 1795, Svo. 2. Observations on the Presidencies' Fund in India, 1796, 4to. 3. Travels from England to India in 1789, 2 vols. 8vo, 1799. 4. Letters on India, 1800, 4to. 5. Indian Guide, Part 1, vol. i., 8vo, 1801.

Taylor, John, minister of Deerficld, Mass., d. 1840, aged about 76. 1. Oration, Greenfield, 1796, 4to. 2. Thanksgiving Serm., 1798, 4to. 3. Century Serm., 1804, 8vo. 4. Farewell Serm., 1806.

Taylor, John. Art of Defence with the BroadSword and Sabre, 1803, 8vo.

Taylor, John. See Talbot, Mary Ahn.

Taylor, John. Two papers on Mines in Nic. Jour., 1811, (same in Thorn. Ann. Philos., 1814,) and Geol. Trans., 1814.

Taylor, John, M.D., of Bombay. 1. Prabodh Cbandrodaya; or, The Rise of the Moon of Intellect; an Allegorical Drama; and Atma Bodh; or, The Knowlodge of Spirit; trans, from the Sanscrit and Pracrit, Ion., 1812, Svo. Reviewed in Edin. Rev., xxii. 400, (by Mr. Uumilton,) and noticed in Edin. Rev., xxxiv. 716.

2. Bhascara Acharia : Lelawati; or, A Treatise on Arithmetic and Geography; trans, from the original Sanscrit, Bombay, 1816, It.,.

Taylor, John. 1. Designs for Household Furniture, Lon., imp. Svo, £3 3». 2. Upholsterer's and Cabinet-Maker's Assistant, 2 vols. 8vo.

Taylor, John, d. 1864, aged S3, well known as one of the firm of Taylor A Hessey, publishers of the London Magaiine, (see Index to Blackw. Mag., vols, i.1. 307, 526,) and subsequently as one of the firm of Taylor A Walton, publishers to the University of London, has already been noticed as one of the most prominent of the JuNirs controversialists: see p. 1102, col. 1, Sin Philip Francis, Nos. 1, 2, and 3; p. 1003, year 1813, No. 30; 1816, No. 37; p. 1004, year 1817, No. 40; Merivale and Parkes's Memoirs, Ac of Sir P. Francis, 1867,2 vols. 8vo. Mr. Taylor also published: 1. Kysay on Money, its Origin and Use, Lon., 1831, Svo; 2d cd., 8vo.

"Should he thoroughly read, considered, and understood by all public men."—Lon. Standard, Jan. 8, 1831.

2. Essay on the Standard and Measure of Value, Svo.

3. Catechisms of the Currency and Exchanges. 1835, fp. Svo: 2d ed., with The Case of the Industrial Classes briefly Stated. 1836, fp. 8vo.

"Clear, comprehensive, and convincing."—Lon. Month. Rev., Men. 1823.

4. Currency Investigated: a Series of Essays, 1845, 8vo. In his Literary Reminiscences (Boston ed., 1851, ii. ch. xxii.) Mr. De Quincey gives us his opinion of his friend Taylor as a Junius-hunter and political economist 5. The Great Pyramid: Why was it Built? and Who Built it » 1859, p. Svo; new ed., 1864, p. Svo. Mr. Taylor thinks that it was built for a standard of measurement by the sons of Joktan: seo Lon. Allien.. 1859, ii. 772; Smyth, Charles Piazii, No. 4; Ykates, Thomas, No. 8.

"That greatest philosopher of money, and most amiable man, John Taylor, of London, whoso modesty will leave the next generation to know, better than his own age appears to do, how great a mind we have had amongst us."—II. J. Morgan: Buchanan'! Industrial Politics of America, Montreal, 1S64, Svo, 446.

Taylor, John, graduated at Princeton College, 1790; U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1792-94, 1803, and 1822-24; d. in Caroline oo., Virginia, Aug. 20, 1S24. 1. Inquiry into the Principles and Policy of the Government of the United States, Fredericksburg, 1814, 8vo, pp. 655: rare; new ed., Richmond, 8vo. 2. Arator; being a Scries of Agricultural Essays, Practical and Political, 6th ed., Petersburg, 1S18, 12mo. 3. Construction Construed, and Constitution Vindicated, Richmond, 1820, 8vo. 4. Tyranny Unmasked, Washington, 1822, 8vo. 5. New Views of the Constitution of the United States, Washington, 1823, 8vo.

"Mr. Jefferson considered his numerous works indispensable in tlie library of tho statesman or the philosopher."—R. W. Griswold: Review of Duyckinck's Cyc. of Amer. Lit., 1856, 28.

See, also, Wirt's Old Bachelor, Appendix No. 3, (Herbert;) H. B. Grigsby's Discourse on Gov. Tazewell, Norfolk, 1860, 34, 114, 122.

Taylor, John. Selections from the Works of the Baron von Humboldt on Mexico, Ac, with Notes, Lon., 1824, 8vo.

Taylor, John, a Baptist divine, b. in Fauquier co., Virginia, 1752, d. 1833, was the author of A History of Ten Baptist Churches, Ac, 12mo, (written in 1826 or 1827,) and of a pamphlet entitled Thoughts on Missions. See Sprague's Annals, vi., Baptist, 1860, 152.

Taylor, John. 1. Pooket Lncon, Lon., 24mo; Phila., 1839, 2 vols. 12mo. 2. Manual of Laconics, 1838, 18mo.

Taylor, John. National Establishments of Religion Considered, Lon., 1839, 8vo.

Taylor, John, of Liverpool. Poems and Translations, Liverp., 1839, r. 8vo. Privately printed.

Taylor, John. 1. What is the Power of the Greek Article? Lon., 1842, Svo. 2. The Emphatic Now Testament, 8vo: Pt. 1, 1852; Pt. 2, 1S54; together, 1854, 8vo.

Taylor, John. The Good Effects and Great Advantages of Abstaining from Salt, Lon., 1853, 8vo. "Trash."—Lon. Athcn., 1853, 616.

Taylor, John, "The Hyperion Bard." Poetical Sketches of English Heroes and Heroines; or. The Rifle Defenders, Lon., 1860. See Lon. Allien.. 1860, i. 649.

Taylor, John. Builder's Price-Book, Lon., 1861, cr. Svo. See Smither, James G.

Taylor, John. Battle of the Standards, Lon., 1864, 8vo.

Taylor, John. Geological Essays, and Sketch of the Geology of Manchester and the Neighbourhood, Manchester, 1S64, Svo; red. to 3». 6(/., 1866. Sec, also, The Industrial Resources of the District of the Three Northern Rivers, the Tyne, Wear, and Tees; Edited by Sir William Armstrong. C.B., I. L. Bell, Esq., John Taylor, Esq., Dr. Richardson, 2d ed., Lon. and NewcU|ion-Tyue, 1S65, r. Svo.

Taylor, Rev. John Christopher, and CrowIher, Ilev. Samuel. The Gospel on the Banks of the Niger, Lon., 185!). p. Svo.

Taylor, John E. Lithographs: a Scries of Four Lectures on Geology, Lon., 18li7, 12nio.

Taylor, John Edward. 1. The Fairy Ring; from the German of Grimm, 2d cd., 1847, 12mo; Phila., 1851, 18mo. 2. The Pantamerone; from the original Neapolitan of G. Basile, Lon., 1S-IS, p. 8vo.

"this collertion of Fairy Tales, the best and richest that has ever appeared in any country. . . . From Its varied contents, it may be regarded as the basis of all others."—Jacob Grimm.

See, also, Lon. Athen., 1S48, 136. 3. Michael Angelo considered as a Philosophical Poet; with Translations, 18+9, cr. Svo; 2d ed., 1852.

"This Is a very clever and agreeable book."—jY. Amir. Ser.. Id. 252.'

4. Narrative of Events in Vienna; from the German of B. Auerbach, 1849, 12mo. Commended by Lon. Examiner. 5. Memoir of James Watt; Printed for the Use of the Blind, 185.1. From the Memoir of Watt pub. by S. P. C. K. See Lon. Lit. Gais., 185.1, 527. 6. The Mouse and her Friends, 4c.: trans, and adapted for Childron, 1854, fp. 8vo. 7. The Moor of Venice: Cinthio's Tale and Shakspcare's Tragedy, 1855. See Lon. Athen., 1855,320. See, also, Pi-lszky, Francis; Reeve, Henry, No. 4; Schombukgk, Sir Robert Hermann, Kt., Ph.D., No. 4.

Taylor, John Glanville, b. 1823; left Liverpool for the United States in 1841, on a mining speculation;

in 1843 became a planter, and subsequently an overseer, iu Cuba; in Sept. 1845, revisited New York, and soon afterwards returned to England; d. about Jan. 1851, at Butticaloa. Ceylon, in his 2Bth year. About two months after his death appeared, from his MS., The United States and Cuba: Eight Years of Change and Travel, Lon., 1851, Svo. Reviewed in Blackw. Mag., May, 1851, (Transatlantic Tourists;) Lon. Athen., 1851, 267.

Taylor, Rev. John L., b. in Warren, Conn., 1811, graduated at Yale College, 18.15. 1. Memoir of His Honor Samuel Phillips, LL.D., Bost., 1856, Svo.

"A beantirul tribute.'1—A". Amer. Her., lxxxvii. 119-142, (Philhpt Exeter Academy: by J. Q. Hovt.)

2. Memorial of the Scmi-Centennial Celebration at Andover Theological Seminary, Andovcr, 1859, 8vo.

Contributed to Bibliotheca Sacra on American Antiquities, (July, 1855,) Ac., and to other periodicals.

Taylor, John Louis, b. in London, 1769, one of tho Judges of the Superior Courts of Law and Equity of North Carolina, 1798, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, 1810 until his death, Jan. 29, 1S29. 1. Cases determined in the Superior Courts of Law and Equity of North Carolina from 1799 to 1802, Newbcrn, 1802, Svo. 2. Cases adjudged in the Supreme Court of North Carolina from 1816 to 1818, Raleigh, 1818, Svo. The North Carolina Law Repos. contains some Cases decided by Judgo Taylor, not included in either of these volumes. Seo 22 Amer. Jur., 130. See, also, Cameron, Duncan. 3. Charge to the Grand Jury of Edgecombe Superior Court, 1817, exhibiting a View of the Criminal Law of North Carolina. 1817. Svo. See, also, Potter, II. Taylor, John Neilson, b. in New Jersev, 1805: graduated at Princeton College. 1824: removed in 1825 to the city of New York, where he still remains, (1870,) actively engaged in the duties of the legal profession. 1. Treatise on the American Law of Landlord and Tenant, N. York, 1844, Svo ; 2d ed.. Host., 1S52, (some 185.1,) Svo; 3d ed.. I860, (some 1862,) Svo; 4th ed., 1866, Svo; 6th ed.. 1869, Svo.

"A learned and valuable treatise."—3 Kail, Crm.

"A complete and practice! bonk."— Law HejKtyter.

'■Thewi.iU i* onewhirli can be commended to the profession." —Attwr. Lit. Gat., June 1, 1N66.

Also commended by Amer. Law Reg., Judges Nelson and Davis, W. C. Noyes, Ac. 2. Law of Executors and Administrators, Ac. in New York, N. York, 1851, 12mo.

Contributions to periodicals on current events.

Taylor, John Pitt, of the Middle Temple, Barrisler-ut-Law, and subsequently Judgo of the County

Courts for Lambeth, Greenwich, and Woolwich, is a grandson of tho great Lord Chatham, and a nephew of William Pitt. Treatise on the Law of Evidence as administered in England and Ireland, with Illustrations from the American and other Foreign Laws, Lon., 1848, 2 vols. r. Svo, £2 10..; 2d cd., 1855, 2 vols. r. 8vo, £2 16».; 3d ed., 1S5S, 2 vols. r. Svo; 4th cd., 1864, 2 vols, r. 8vo; 5th ed., 186S, 2 vols. r. 8vo, £.1 10«.

"Tho last and ablest work on the Law of Kvidence."—Lord Brougham to Ixird Denham: Law Her., Aug. 1851, 430, (q. r.)

Also highly commended by Law Times, April 22.1848, and Law Rev., Law Mag., and Leg. Obs., all Mav, 1848. Taylor, John S. Fancies of a Whimsical Man, N. York, 1852, p. Svo.

Taylor, John Sydney, Barristcr-at-Lnw, a native of Donnybrook, Ireland, and a graduate of Trinity College, Dublin, d. in London, Dec. 10, 1841, njred 43. He was for some years Parliamentary Reporter for tho Morning Chronicle, and subsequently for fourteen years a contributor of leading articles to the Morning Herald. Of the latter, a collection in two volumes of papers in favour of the amelioration of the criminal code and tho abolition of capital punishment was published (shout 1837) by the Society for the Diffusion of Information on the Subject of Capital Punishment. Ho was also the author of The Roscommon Claim of Peerage Explained, with the Decision of tho House of Lords thereon, 1829, 8vo. Sec Lon. Gent. Mag., 1841, i. 220, (Obituary.) After his death appeared Selections [in prose and verse] from the Writings of the Late J. Sydney Taylor, M.A., Barrister-at-Law; with a Brief Sketch of his Life, 184.1, Svo, pp. 496. Sec Dubl. Univ. Mag., xxi. 232; Lon. Lit. Gai., 184.1, 544; Taylor, William B. Sarsfikld.

Taylor, Joseph, of the London Royal Exchange Insurance Company, d. Sept. 24, 1844, aged 82. Among his publications were: 1. Thoughts on Animal Bodies, Lon., 1794, 8vo. 2. Apparitions, 1814, 12ino; 2d cd., 1815. 3. Anecdotes of Remarkable Insects, 1817, 12mo. 4. Annals of Health and Long Life, 1818, l*2mo. 5. Antiquitates Curiosro, 1818, 12mo. 6. Remarkable Providences, 1821, 12mo. 7. Diurnal Register and Weather Guide, 1844, ob. Sec Watt's Bibl. Brit.; Hodgson'i Lon. Cat. of Books, 1816-51, 549.

Taylor, Captain Joseph. Dictionary, Hindoostance and English, revised and prepared for the press by W. Hunter, M.D., Calcutta, 1808, 2 vols. 4to, £6 6«.; abridged by W. C. Smyth, Esq., Lon., 1S20, r. 8vo, £3 3«. Valuable. Taylor, I.aura W. See Taylor, Mrs. Tom. Taylor, Lauchlan, minister of Larbert. Essay on Passages of the Rovelation and of Daniel, Lon., 1762, 8vo; Edin., 1770, 8vo.

Taylor, M. J. Nineteen Sermons, Lon., 1847, 12ino.

Taylor, M. Builder's Price Book for 1856, Lon., 1856, cr. 8vo.

Taylor, Mary Alicia. Clouds nnd Sunshine; or, Truth and Error; Ed. by the Rev. F. S. Mogsey, Lon., 1854, p. 8vo.

"The manufacture from that eminent and well-known firm Stuff and Nonsense."—Lon. Athen., 18-ri4, 1065.

Taylor, Matthew. England's Bloody Tribunal, or Popish Cruelty Displayed. Lon., 1773. 4to.

Taylor, Colonel Meadows. 1. Confessions of a Thug, Lon., 1839, 3 vols. p. Svo: new ed., 1858. p. Svo. Noticed in Blackw. Mag., xlix. 229; Lon. Athen., 1839, 595. And see Blackw. Mag., xvii. 456. See, also. Ramasccana, Calcutta, 1836, 8vo. and a review of it in Edin. licv., Jan. 1837, 357. 2. Tippoo Sultaun : a Tale of the Mysore War, 1840, .1 vols. p. Kvo. Commended by Lon. Athen., 1841, 73. ,1. Notices of Cromlechs, Cairns, and other Ancient Scytho-Drnidical Remains in the Principality of Sorapur; from the Journal of the Bombay Branch of the Royal Asiatic Sooiety, Lon., 1853. See Lon. Athen., 1853, 915. 4. Tarn; a Mahratta Tale, Edin., 186.1, 3 vols. p. 8vo. Commended by Edin. Rev., Oct. 186.1, and Lon. Athen.. Render, and Spec, all 1863. 5. Ralph Darnell; a Tale, Dec. 1865, 3 vols. p. 8vo.

"Possesses Kreat merit, not only as a work of fiction, but also as a life-like narrative of the most interesting period of British rule in India."— Ltm. Reader, 18o6, i. 11.

6. The Student's Manual of the History of India, from tho Earliest Period to the Present, 1870, cr. 8vo.

Colonel Taylor is one of the authors of the new Biographical Dictionary, Lon., Casscll, Petter A Galpin, 1869, imp. 8vo, pp. 1152.

Taylor, Mrs. Meta. Village Tales from the Black Forest; from the German of B. Auerbucb, Lon., 1846, sq.

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