Thomas Jefferson Papers

Mathew Carey & Son to Thomas Jefferson, 19 November 1819

From Mathew Carey & Son

Philad: Novr 19 1819


Your favour of 28th ult. should have been earlier Answered, but that we have had some difficulty in obtaining the work required.—Vol 1—is now sent per mail, & the remainder shall go as requested—Agreeably to your request we Send statemt of . & remain

Yours respy

M. Carey & Son

[between dateline and salutation:]

T. Jefferson Esq,

Bot of M Carey & Son

Thompson’s Bible 4 Vols—$10

RC (MHi); in the hand of a representative of Mathew Carey & Son; with enclosure subjoined; endorsed by TJ as a letter from Mathew Carey received 25 Nov. 1819 and so recorded in SJL.

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  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; orders books search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; receives works search
  • Mathew Carey & Son (Philadelphia firm); and books for TJ search
  • Mathew Carey & Son (Philadelphia firm); invoice from search
  • Mathew Carey & Son (Philadelphia firm); letters from search
  • The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Covenant (C. Thomson) search
  • Thomson, Charles; The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Covenant search