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Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English



  • United States,
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  • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Knowledge and learning.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Humanists -- United States.,
  • United States -- Intellectual life.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Karl Lehmann.
LC ClassificationsE332.2 .L4 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 273 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2532788M
ISBN 100813910781
LC Control Number85013479

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