Thomas Jefferson Papers

Mathew Carey & Son to Thomas Jefferson, 7 December 1818

From Mathew Carey & Son

Philada Dec. 7. 1818

Dear Sir

Your favor of 28h ult. we have duly, recd &, agreeably to your request, have forwarded the above Per Mail.

✓ Your obnt Servts

M Carey & Son

[At head of text:]

Philada Decr 7. 1818

Hon. Thomas Jefferson

Bot of M Carey & Son
1 Griesbachs Greek Testat 8vo $2.50
1 Improvd Version of New Testamt (Lond)  4.00

RC (MHi); in the hand of a representative of Mathew Carey & Son, signed by Mathew Carey; endorsed by TJ as a letter from Mathew Carey received 14 Dec. 1818 and so recorded in SJL.

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  • Griesbach, Johann Jakob; Ἡ Καινὴ Διαθήκη. Novum Testamentum Graece search
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  • The New Testament, in an Improved Version, upon the basis of Archbishop Newcome’s New Translation: with A Corrected Text, and Notes Critical and Explanatory search
  • Unitarianism; and Bibles search
  • Ἡ Καινὴ Διαθήκη. Novum Testamentum Graece (J. J. Griesbach) search