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Bibliomany has possessed me : Thomas Jefferson, the booksellers' customer extraordinaire

Author: David Emblidge; Thomas Jefferson Foundation. Jefferson Library.
Publisher: Charlottesville, Va. : Jefferson Library, Thomas Jefferson Foundation, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Study of Thomas Jefferson and his love of books. Discusses his book-buying habits and his library, as well as contemporary bookstores and other sources for purchasing or ordering books in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Examines in detail twenty-five books owned by Jefferson and their significance in his life.
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Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Robert Bell; John Dunlap; Armand Koenig; Jacques-François Froullé; John Stockdale; Pieter van Damme; James Lackington; James Cheetham; N G Dufief; J Philip Reibelt; William Duane; Joseph Milligan
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Emblidge; Thomas Jefferson Foundation. Jefferson Library.
OCLC Number: 268718281
Notes: Cover title.
Description: [1], 36 leaves ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by David Emblidge.

Abstract:

Study of Thomas Jefferson and his love of books. Discusses his book-buying habits and his library, as well as contemporary bookstores and other sources for purchasing or ordering books in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Examines in detail twenty-five books owned by Jefferson and their significance in his life.

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