The Paris Years of Thomas Jefferson. William Howard Adams.

The Paris Years of Thomas Jefferson

Illustrated by Adelaide De Menil Hardcover, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. "Adams's principal focus is on Jefferson's role as the preeminent American envoy in Europe after the departure of Benjamin Franklin, his participation in the cultural and political life of the city, and his private intrigues to help his friends bring the Bourbon monarchy to heel." Ships same or next business day. Slight slant to spine. Minor edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends and bottom right corner of front board. Faint soiling to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has minimal edge and shelf wear. Tiny creases on corners and spine ends. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 354 pages. [Item #78632]

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