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The life of Thomas Jefferson.

Henry Stephens Randall

The life of Thomas Jefferson.

by Henry Stephens Randall

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE332 .R18 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5314862M
    ISBN 100836953436
    LC Control Number72117890
    OCLC/WorldCa74965

    For Jefferson, this moral reading might have been his own extracts from the Gospels, "The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth." In , at the age of seventy-six, Jefferson wrote that he slept "five to eight hours, according as my company or the book I am reading interests me.". The Jefferson Bible, or The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth as it is formally titled, was Thomas Jefferson's effort to extract what he considered the pertinent doctrine of Jesus by removing sections of the New Testament containing supernatural aspects as well as perceived misinterpretations he believed had been added by the Four Evangelists/5(6).

    This Bibliography of Thomas Jefferson is a comprehensive list of published works about Thomas Jefferson, the primary author of the Declaration of Independence and the third President of the United States. Biographical and political accounts for Jefferson now span across three centuries. Up until , virtually all biographical accounts for Jefferson relied on general and common knowledge Born: April 13, , Shadwell, Virginia. Life of Thomas Jefferson rare book for sale. This First Edition by Thomas JEFFERSON, Henry S. RANDALL is available at Bauman Rare Books.

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Nov 08,  · Jefferson and His Time, by Dumas Malone. This classic biography of Thomas Jefferson, written by one of the most renowned Jefferson scholars, was published in six volumes over 33 years.

Feb 16,  · The book covers Jefferson's life from birth to death, with each chapter devoted to a specific period, such as when he was the American representative in France, vice-president and finally president.

There is a very brief chapter devoted to the various romantic entanglements that he may or may not have had, but this is only a very peripheral part of the elizrosshubbell.com by: Thomas Jefferson:A Life details the life of Thomas Jefferson, from his birth in the Virginia Commonwealth, his education, his brief marriage, his children,his exploits in France, his participation in the creation of the Declaration of Independence, his interactions with men such as John Adams, James Madison, George Washington, Benjiman Franklin and others/5.

Jun 12,  · Thomas Jefferson (), the third president of the United States, remains one of the country's most extraordinary figures; as well as president he was a brilliant statesman, architect, scientist, naturalist, educator, The life of Thomas Jefferson.

book public elizrosshubbell.com by: The scope of the book is vast, covering all of Jefferson’s life, a life lived during the period of time when important events occurred back to back, crowding together from the Revolution to the early days of Washington’s presidency, the struggle between the Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, and the Republicans, led by Jefferson, the early expansion of the country westward across the North Cited by: Oct 29,  · The Jefferson Bible, or The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth as it is formally titled, was a book constructed by Thomas Jefferson in the latter years of his life by cutting and pasting with a razor and glue numerous sections from the New Testament as extractions of the doctrine of elizrosshubbell.com by: Thomas Jefferson was a Founding Father of the United States who wrote the Declaration of Independence.

As U.S. president, he completed the Louisiana Purchase. PeopleBorn: Apr 13, During the last seventeen years of his life, Jefferson generally remained at Monticello, welcoming the many visitors who came to call upon the Sage.

During this period, he sold his collection of books (almost volumes) to the government to form the nucleus of the Library of Congress before promptly beginning to purchase more volumes for his final library.

The Jefferson Bible The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth was created in by Thomas Jefferson. He was seventy-seven years old when he constructed his book by cutting excerpts of the New Testament Gospels from six printed volumes published in English, French, Latin and Greek.

Merrill Peterson’s “ Thomas Jefferson and the New Nation, ” published inwas written while Malone was about halfway through his series on Jefferson. In no other single-volume biography of any of our first three presidents can a reader find a more comprehensive book, chock-a-block with such an impressive level of relevant detail.

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, – July 4, ) was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, architect, philosopher, and Founding Father who served as the third president of the United States from to He previously served as the second vice president of the United States from to Preceded by: John Adams.

After completion of the Life and Morals, aboutJefferson shared it with a number of friends, but he never allowed it to be published during his lifetime. The most complete form Jefferson produced was inherited by his grandson, Thomas Jefferson Randolph, and was acquired in by the National Museum in elizrosshubbell.comd: c.at Monticello.

The Jefferson Bible, Smithsonian Edition: The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth by Thomas Jefferson, Harry Rubenstein, et al. | Nov 1, out of 5 stars About The Life and Selected Writings of Thomas Jefferson “Jefferson aspired beyond the ambition of a nationality, and embraced in his view the whole future of man.”—Henry Adams Thomas Jefferson (–) left a vast literary legacy in the form of journal entries, notes, addresses, and seventy thousand letters.

The Real Thomas Jefferson is now known to me, thanks to this book that was mostly written in his own words and the words of Jefferson’s friends and family.

Never has a history book touched me so deeply, and reminded me of the importance of character/5. Thomas Jefferson was born April 13, in the rural Piedmont region of the Commonwealth of Virginia. He had a succession of tutors throughout his childhood, which he divided between the family estates of Shadwell and Tuckahoe.

When Jefferson was fourteen his father died, leaving him to assume the role of patriarch upon reaching a suitable age. Thomas Jefferson was an avid book-collector, a voracious reader, and a gifted writer--a man who prided himself on his knowledge of classical and modern languages and whose marginal annotations include quotations from Euripides, Herodotus, and Milton.

And yet there has never been a literary life of our most literary president. Mar 07,  · Title: The life of Thomas elizrosshubbell.com: Henry Stephens RandallPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early s.4/5(1).

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Appears in books from Page - In place of that noble love of liberty and republican government, which carried us triumphantly through the war, an Anglican monarchical and aristocratical party has sprung up, whose avowed object is to draw over us the substance, as they have already done the forms, of the British Government.

The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Being His Autobiography, Correspondence, Reports, Messages, Addresses, and Other Writings, Official and Private. Published by the Order of the Joint Committee of Cong. Thomas Jefferson $ - $This is Thomas Jefferson's attempt at editing the Gospels into a single, coherent narrative.

The text here focuses on the attributed words of Jesus: chiefly the Sermon on the Mount and the parables. Jefferson highlights the ideas of the Gospels, rather than miracles and wonder stories.Nov 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Life and Selected Writings of Thomas book by Thomas Jefferson.

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