Notes on the State of Virginia. Thomas Jefferson.
Notes on the State of Virginia
Notes on the State of Virginia
Notes on the State of Virginia
Notes on the State of Virginia
Notes on the State of Virginia
Notes on the State of Virginia
Notes on the State of Virginia

Notes on the State of Virginia

Philadelphia, (PA): Printed for Mathew Carey, 1794. Second American edition, but the first to include a map. 8vo. (4), 336 pp. Folding frontispiece, an engraved view of the Natural Bridge (published in the September, 1787, issue of the "Columbian Magazine"), folding map of Virginia, folding table, in-text map of Madison's Cave. Howes J-78. Sabin 35898. Evans 27162. Sowerby 4167 (for the first edition, a 30-page entry). Verner 1794. Larned: "A comprehensive and very valuable description of the natural history, economic resources, and social condition of Virginia, drawn up in the form of answers to queries presented by Barbé de Marbois." A few scattered minor stains and some age-toning to the text, slight separations at map folds, but a very good copy in an attractive new binding by Phil Dusel. Recent period-style calf, gilt rules on edges, gilt rules and leather label on spine. (#6349). Item #58717

Price: $6,500.00

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