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date: 15 September 2019

Boydell, Josiahlocked

(1752–1817)
  • L. A. Fagan
  • , revised by Vivienne W. Painting

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Boydell, Josiah (1752–1817), artist and publisher, was born on 18 January 1752 at the Manor House, Hawarden, Flintshire, the fourth of nine children of Samuel Boydell (1727–1783), farmer, and his wife Ann, née Turner (1725–1764). Apprenticed in 1766 to his uncle, John Boydell...

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Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC
Corporation of London Records Office
A. Graves, , 8 vols. (1905–6), repr. (1970), repr. (1972)