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Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Account with Joseph Milligan, [ca. 6 February 1818]

Enclosure

Account with Joseph Milligan

[ca. 6 Feb. 1818]

Thomas Jefferson Esquire
To Joseph Milligan
1815
Nov. 10 To  Binding 5 Octavo Vols calf gilt 5. 00
1 Nautical Almanac 1816. 1. 50 6 50
Mar. 5 To 1 Ainsworth’s Dictionary 2 Vols Calf 6. 501
1 Nepotis Viti 1.
1 Ovid’s Metamorphoses 2. 75
1 Staughton’s Virgil 4. 14 25
May 24 To 1 Robertsons Scotland 2 Vols cf. gt 7.00 } Miss
Randolph
} 12
1 Works of Corneille Cf. Gilt  5.00
3 To 1 Gillies Greece 4 Vols 14
1 To 1  History of the World 3 vols 10 50
July 16 To Binding  9  Vols Homer 125. 11. 25
2. Horace 2. 50
4. Juvenale Rupt 5.
2 Mathematical Tables 2. 50
1 Harmony of the Gospels 1. 25
1 Commentary on Montesque 1. 25
1 Circle de Borda 1. 25
4 Aristiphane 125 5.
2 Dizionare 2. 50.
2 Hendrica Lexicon 2. 50
1 Idiologie 5th Vol. 1. 25
4 Europidii  75. 3.
3 Scientific Dialogues 2. 25
1 Lady Morgan’s France & Bindg. 4. 45 50
102 75
Cr.
By Cash 20
Dollars 82 75

MS (MHi); in a clerk’s hand; endorsed by TJ: “Millegan Joseph. Acct pd Feb. 18. 18.”

miss randolph: Ellen W. Randolph (Coolidge). TJ requested the two works by John gillies in his 27 Jan. 1817 letter to Milligan. In his letter of 31 Oct. 1817 TJ asked Milligan to bind the books in the above list from commentary on montesque (Montesquieu) through the scientific dialogues. He ordered lady morgan’s france from Milligan on 3 Jan. 1818.

1Milligan gave the price as $5.50 in his letter of 6 Mar. 1816.

Index Entries

  • A Harmony in Greek of the Gospels (W. Newcome) search
  • Ainsworth, Robert; An Abridgement of Ainsworth’s Dictionary (ed. T. Morell) search
  • An Abridgement of Ainsworth’s Dictionary (R. Ainsworth; ed. T. Morell) search
  • Aristophanes; Théatre d’Aristophane, avec les fragmens de Ménandre et de Philémon (trans. L. Poinsinet de Sivry) search
  • Aristophanes; works of bound for TJ search
  • books; binding of for TJ search
  • books; biographical search
  • books; classical search
  • books; dictionaries search
  • books; on history search
  • books; on mathematics search
  • books; on natural philosophy search
  • books; sent by J. Milligan search
  • Borda, Jean Charles de; Description Et Usage Du Cercle De Réflexion search
  • Christianity; works on search
  • Commentary and Review of Montesquieu’s Spirit of Laws (Destutt de Tracy); bound for TJ search
  • Coolidge, Ellen Wayles Randolph (TJ’s granddaughter); buys books search
  • Cormon, Jacques Louis Barthélemi; Dizionario Portatile e di Pronunzia, Francese-Italiano, ed Italiano-Francese search
  • Corneille, Pierre search
  • D. Iunii Iuvenalis Aquinatis Satirae XVI (Juvenal; ed. G. A. Ruperti) search
  • Description et Usage du Cercle de Réflexion (J. C. de Borda) search
  • Destutt de Tracy, Antoine Louis Claude; Commentary and Review of Montesquieu’s Spirit of Laws search
  • Destutt de Tracy, Antoine Louis Claude; Traité de la volonté et de ses effets search
  • Dizionario Portatile e di Pronunzia, Francese-Italiano, ed Italiano-Francese (J. L. B. Cormon and V. Manni) search
  • Ernesti, Johann August; editsGraecum Lexicon Manuale (B. Hederich) search
  • Euripides; Les Tragédies d’Euripide (trans. P. Prévost) search
  • France (S. O. Morgan) search
  • French language; dictionaries search
  • Garnett, John; Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris search
  • Gillies, John; The History of Ancient Greece, its Colonies, and Conquests search
  • Gillies, John; The History of the World, from the reign of Alexander to that of Augustus search
  • Graecum Lexicon Manuale (B. Hederich; ed. J. A. Ernesti) search
  • Greece, ancient; history of search
  • Greek language; lexicons search
  • Greek language; works in search
  • Hederich, Benjamin; Graecum Lexicon Manuale (ed. J. A. Ernesti) search
  • Heyne, Christian Gottlob; editsThe Iliad (Homer) search
  • Homer; Iliad (ed. C. G. Heyne) search
  • Horace; works of search
  • Hutton, Charles; Mathematical Tables search
  • Iliad (Homer); C. G. Heyne’s edition of search
  • Italian language; dictionaries search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; binding of books search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; works sent to search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; account with J. Milligan search
  • Joyce, Jeremiah; Scientific Dialogues, intended for the Instruction and Entertainment of Young People search
  • Juvenal; D. Iunii Iuvenalis Aquinatis Satirae XVI (ed. G. A. Ruperti) search
  • Latin language; dictionaries search
  • Les Tragédies d’Euripide (Euripides; trans. P. Prévost) search
  • Manni, Vincenzo; Dizionario Portatile e di Pronunzia, Francese-Italiano, ed Italiano-Francese search
  • Mathematical Tables (C. Hutton) search
  • mathematics; books on search
  • Metamorphoses (Ovid); bound for TJ search
  • Milligan, Joseph; account with TJ search
  • Milligan, Joseph; binds books for TJ search
  • Milligan, Joseph; sends books to TJ search
  • Morell, Thomas; editsAn Abridgement of Ainsworth’s Dictionary search
  • Morgan, Sydney Owenson; France search
  • natural philosophy; books on search
  • Nepos, Cornelius; Vitae Excellentium Imperatorum search
  • Newcome, William; A Harmony in Greek of the Gospels search
  • Ovid; Metamorphoses search
  • Poinsinet de Sivry, Louis; translatesThéatre d’Aristophane, avec les Fragmens de Ménandre et de Philémon (Aristophanes) search
  • Prévost, Pierre; translatesLes Tragédies d’Euripide (Euripides) search
  • Robertson, William (1721–93); The History of Scotland search
  • Ruperti, Georg Alexander; editsD. Iunii Iuvenalis Aquinatis Satirae XVI (Juvenal) search
  • Scientific Dialogues, intended for the Instruction and Entertainment of Young People (J. Joyce); bound by J. Milligan search
  • Staughton, William; editsThe Works of Virgil (Virgil) search
  • Théatre d’Aristophane, avec les fragmens de Ménandre et de Philémon (Aristophanes; trans. L. Poinsinet de Sivry) search
  • The History of Ancient Greece, its Colonies, And Conquests (J. Gillies) search
  • The History of Scotland (W. Robertson) search
  • The History of the World, from the reign of Alexander to that of Augustus (J. Gillies) search
  • The Nautical Almanac and Astronomical Ephemeris (J. Garnett); bound by J. Milligan search
  • The Works of Virgil (Virgil; ed. W. Staughton) search
  • Traité de la volonté et de ses effets (Destutt de Tracy) search
  • Virgil; The Works of Virgil (ed. W. Staughton) search
  • Vitae Excellentium Imperatorum (C. Nepos) search