Thomas Jefferson Papers

Enclosure: Thomas Jefferson’s Account with Frederick A. Mayo, [ca. 1 September 1822]


Account with Frederick A. Mayo

[ca. 1 Sept. 1822]

   The Hono: Thomas Jefferson
[182]2  to Frederick A Mayo
[Marc]h 7.  to binding in extra Calf 4 Vols Dion Cassius @ 75. $3 
April 12  to Ditto 2 Vols Edingburg Review @ 75 1. 50
to 3 Vols Montagne in extra Calf    @ 125 3. 75
Sept 1.  to binding 9. Vols Plutarch in extra Calf @  75 6. 75
to Ditto 3 Vols Herodotus     do 2  25
to Ditto 2 Vols Thucydides    @ 75 1. 50
to Ditto 5 Vols Xenoph      @ 75 3. 75
to Ditto 2 Vols Biblia      @ 75 1  50
$24. 00

MS (MHi); in Mayo’s hand; conjoined with covering letter; mutilated at seal; undated.

extra calf is “a better grade of calfskin in lieu of morocco” (Matt T. Roberts and Don Etherington, Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology [1982], 95). biblia is the Latin spelling of “Bible.”

Index Entries

  • Bible; bound for TJ search
  • books; binding of for TJ search
  • books; biographical search
  • books; classical search
  • books; on history search
  • Cassii Dionis Cocceiani Historiae Romanae (Cassius Dio) search
  • Cassius Dio; Cassii Dionis Cocceiani Historiae Romanae search
  • Edinburgh Review; bound for TJ search
  • Essais de Montaigne (M. de Montaigne) search
  • Greek language; classical works written in search
  • Herodoti Halicarnassei Historiarum (Herodotus) search
  • Herodotus; Herodoti Halicarnassei Historiarum search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Books & Library; binding of books search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; account with F. A. Mayo search
  • Mayo, Frederick August; binds books for TJ search
  • Mayo, Frederick August; TJ’s account with search
  • Montaigne, Michel de; Essais de Montaigne search
  • Plutarch; Plutarchi Vitae Parallelae (ed. G. H. Schaefer) search
  • Plutarchi Vitae Parallelae (Plutarch; ed. G. H. Schaeffer) search
  • Schaefer, Gottfried Heinrich; editsPlutarchi Vitae Parallelae (Plutarch) search
  • Schaefer, Gottfried Heinrich; editsThucydidis De Bello Peloponnesiaco (Thucydides) search
  • Schaefer, Gottfried Heinrich; editsXenophontis Opera (Xenophon) search
  • Thucydides; Thucydidis De Bello Peloponnesiaco (ed. G. H. Schaefer) search
  • Thucydidis De Bello Peloponnesiaco (Thucydides; ed. G. H. Schaefer) search
  • Xenophon; Xenophontis Opera (ed. G. H. Schaefer) search
  • Xenophontis Opera (Xenophon; ed. G. H. Schaefer) search