Edgar Taylor

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Title: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Revised from the Authorized Version with the Aid of Other Translations and Made Conformable to the Greek Text of J. J. Griesbach by a Layman.
Date: 1840
Publisher: William Pickering: London
Contents: New Testament
Description: 8vo a-b8c2B-KK8LL8 (p. xxxv,522)
References: Chamberlin 549-5, Herbert 1835, Taliaferro CN00215, Taliaferro-EELBV 7340.
Images: Title page
Comments: This translation was published anonymously in 1840 following the death of the translator in 1839. An editor (also unnamed) completed the final revision and saw the translation to press. Cotton (p. 127) gives the translator as Edgar Taylor (1793-1839). One of the works consulted by Taylor was the New Testament by Richard Wynne.
Sales: A copy sold on eBay for GBP 111.60 (approximately US $174.67) on July 27, 2012 (item number 370632645968)

In mid-2007, a leather bound copy was available on abebooks for $750.

Facsimile: A facsimile PDF is avalable at books.google.com and at archives.org


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