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Letter, 1785 August 19, Paris, [France], to Maury Walker, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:45:56Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:45:56Z
dc.date.issued 1785-08-19 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15005
dc.description.abstract Thanks Maury for agreeing to tutor his nephew, Peter Carr; explains that "no American should come to Europe under 30 years of age" for they will be spoiled by the "hollow, unmeaning manners of Europe"; his nephew's education must proceed rapidly, for "every moment [may] be valued in money"; Spanish must be substituted for Italian for him to learn; encloses a list of books he has ordered for his nephew. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship College of William and Mary. Swem Library. Jefferson Project
dc.description.sponsorship Papers of Thomas Jefferson (Princeton University)
dc.description.sponsorship The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
dc.language.iso eng
dc.subject Carr, Peter, 1770-1851 en_US
dc.subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence en_US
dc.title Letter, 1785 August 19, Paris, [France], to Maury Walker, n.p. en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.genre Letters (correspondence) en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. 40 T79
dcterms.isPartOf Tucker-Coleman Papers

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