1892 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Josiah Conder

Frederic Boase, Modern English Biography (1892-1921) 1:690.



JOSIAH CONDOR (4 son of Thomas Conder of London, engraver, who d. June 1831 aged 84). b. Falcon at Aldersgate, London 17 Sep. 1789; lost his right eye by small pox 1798; assisted his father in a bookseller business at 30 Bucklersbury 1802-11, carried on the business alone 1811-19; edited Eclectic Review 1814-37; edited Patriot newspaper, Jany. 1833 to death; edited Modern Traveller 30 vols. 1825-9; author of Gloria in excelsis Deo, a poem 1812; The law of the Sabbath 1830, 2 ed. 1852; Italy 3 vols. 1831; A dictionary of geography 1834; An analytical view of all religions 1838. d. 28 Belsize road, St. John's Wood, London 27 Dec. 1855. Josiah Conder, a memoir by E. R. Conder 1857.