To Madame Bureaux de Pusy
Monticello Nov. 4. 12.
Th: Jefferson presents his compliments to Mde Bureaux de Pusy and his thanks for the volume from M. de Faujas which she was so kind as to forward him, & which has come safely to hand.1 the delay for which she has been pleased to apologise has been attended with no inconvenience, a work of M. Faujas commanding at all times a welcome acceptance. he begs leave to salute her with renewed assurances of great respect & esteem.
PoC (MHi); dateline at foot of text; on verso of reused address cover to TJ; endorsed by TJ.
1. TJ here canceled “no apology was necessary for it’s delay.”