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Letter, 1818 December 21, Monticello, [Albemarle County, Virginia] to [William] Short, n.p.

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Author: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Abstract: Received a copy of Madame de Staël's Considérations sur les principaux événements de la Révolution française, which he considers "superlative"; the proposal for the University of Virginia is under review by the legislature, and Jefferson hopes the state's endowment will be sufficient to pay for the library and other buildings.
Issued Date: 1818-12-21
Subjects: Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/14966
Citation: Thomas Jefferson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

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