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Taylor, Isaac 1730-1807

Overview
Works: 144 works in 200 publications in 1 language and 1,517 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History  Designs and plans  Biography  Juvenile works  Portraits  Sermons  Periodicals  Personal narratives 
Roles: Engraver, Illustrator
Classifications: AC4, 821.6
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Most widely held works by Isaac Taylor
The works of C. Churchill in four volumes by Charles Churchill ( )
2 editions published in 1774 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voyages and travels of an Indian interpreter and trader describing the manners and customs of the North American Indians, with an account of the posts situated on the river Saint Laurence, lake Ontario, &c., to which is added a vocabulary of the Chippeway language ... a list of words in the Iroquois, Mehegan, Shawanee, and Esquimeaux tongues, and a table, shewing the analogy between the Algonkin and the Chippeway languages by J Long ( Book )
4 editions published in 1791 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Facsimile reprint of 1791 edition. With an account of the posts situated on the River Saint Lawrence, Lake Ontario, etc. To which is added a vocabulary of the Chippeway language. Names of furs and skins, in English and French. A list of words in the Iroquois, Mohegan, Shawanee, and Esquimeaux tongues, and a table, showing analogy between the Algonkin and Chippeway languages
The works of Richard Savage, Esq., son of the Earl Rivers : with An account of the life and writings of the author by Richard Savage ( Book )
5 editions published between 1775 and 1777 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deserted village by Oliver Goldsmith ( Book )
5 editions published between 1770 and 1951 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of the celebrated Mrs. Centlivre ... : containing, Perjur'd husband ... ; with a new account of her life by Susanna Centlivre ( Book )
in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Views of the most remarkable public buildings, monuments and other edifices in the city of Dublin by Robert Pool ( )
1 edition published in 1780 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the earth and animated nature by Oliver Goldsmith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1779 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Natural History, considered in its utmost extent, comprehends two objects. First, that of discovering, ascertaining, and naming all the various productions of Nature. Secondly, that of describing the properties, manners, and relations which they bear to us, and to each other. The first, which is the most difficult part of this science, is systematical, dry, mechanical, and incomplete. The second is more amusing, exhibits new pictures to the imagination, and improves our relish for existence, by widening the prospect of Nature around us. Natural history at present, is carried on in two distinct and separate channels, the one serving to lead us to the thing, the other conveying the history of the thing, as supposing it already known. The following Natural History is written with only such an attention to system as serves to remove the reader's embarrassments, and allow him to proceed. It can make no pretensions in directing him to the name of every object he meets with; that belongs to works of a very different kind, and written with very different aims. It will fully answer my design, if the reader, being already possessed of the name of any animal, shall find here a short, though satisfactory history of its habitudes, its subsistence, its manners, its friendships, and hostilities. My aim has been to carry on just as much method as was sufficient to shorten my description, by generalizing them, and never to follow order where the art of writing, which is but another name for good sense, informed me that it would only contribute to the reader's embarrassment. Still, however, the reader will perceive, that I have formed a kind of system in the history of every part of Animated Nature, directing myself by the great obvious distinctions that she herself seems to have made; which, though too few to point exactly to the name, are yet sufficient to illuminate the subject, and remove the reader's perplexity. It will be my chief pride, therefore, if this work may be found an innocent amusement for those who have nothing else to employ them, or who require a relaxation from labour." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
The plays of William Shakespeare, with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published between 1805 and 1812 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features online versions of all of the plays by the English dramatist and poet William Shakespeare (1564-1616), presented by the Electronic Literature Foundation (ELF). Offers information on characters in the plays and contains a glossary
Essays by Oliver Goldsmith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1766 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hermit of Warkworth a Northumberland ballad. In three fits or cantos by Thomas Percy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1771 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Charles Grandison by Samuel Richardson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1886 and 1889 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems on several occasions By Mr. John Gay. by John Gay ( Book )
1 edition published in 1775 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love in a village; a comic opera as it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden by Isaac Bickerstaff ( Book )
1 edition published in 1767 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boxing match, in Hapaee by John Webber ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An history of the earth and animated nature: by Oliver Goldsmith. In eight volumes. by Oliver Goldsmith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crested wren. By Edward Augustus Kendall by Edward Augustus Kendall ( Book )
1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventures and world travels of a wren, written from the bird's point of view. Includes a chapter on the natural history of wrens
 
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Alternative Names
Isaac I Taylor
Isaac Taylor, I
Isaac Taylor the Elder
Taylor, I. 1730-1807
Taylor Isaac
Taylor, Isaac 1730-1807 the elder
Taylor, Isaac, I
Taylor, Isaac the elder 1730-1807
Languages
English (57)