Notes on the State of Virginia; with Map. Thomas Jefferson.
Notes on the State of Virginia; with Map

Notes on the State of Virginia; with Map

Philadelphia: Matthew Carey, 1794. Second American Edition. Hard Cover. Item #7741

A brilliant copy; [4]336 pages, plus folding map and folding chart of Indian Tribes. Beautifully bound in early 20th Century 3/4 brown leather over marbled boards. The Second American Edition of Jefferson's great work and the first to contain a map. The folding map shows Virginia in great detail and was produced by Samuel Lewis. The text, printed on laid paper, is simply brilliant; the folding map is printed on heavy paper. The Appendix includes Charles Thompson's notes on the original text as well as "Draught of a Fundamental Constitution for the Commonwealth of Virginia" and "An Act for Establishing Religious Freedom." A nearly fine example of Thomas Jefferson's great work. Howes J78.

Price: $6,800.00

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