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Product Description: The restoration of the flower gardens at Monticello in 1941, sponsored by the Garden Club of Virginia, was the result of Edwin Betts's scholarly research and Hazlehurst Perkins's practical gardening skills. Thomas Jefferson's Flower Garden at Monticello presents the evolution of Jefferson's ornamental gardening efforts with an analysis of the flower gardens as they were planned, planted, and ultimately restored...read more

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9780813910871 | 3 rev sub edition (Univ of Virginia Pr, December 1, 1986), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The restoration of the flower gardens at Monticello in 1941, sponsored by the Garden Club of Virginia, was the result of Edwin Betts's scholarly research and Hazlehurst Perkins's practical gardening skills.

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Product Description: Thomas Jefferson was a prolific letter writer; it has been estimated that he wrote and received as many as fifty thousand letters. The letters here are not limited strictly to family matters but deal with local events in Paris, Philadelphia, New York, Washington, and Albemarle County, Virginia, or wherever the correspondents happened to be...read more

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9780813910963 | Univ of Virginia Pr, February 1, 1986, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Thomas Jefferson was a prolific letter writer; it has been estimated that he wrote and received as many as fifty thousand letters.

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Product Description: Jefferson's love of gardening is well known. In his day Jefferson not only planned but also worked in the gardens at Monticello, aided by his family members, slaves, and European workers. His delight in gardening is also revealed in his correspondence with leading horticulturists worldwide, bringing to Virginia curiosities such as peppers from Mexico, figs from France, and bean varieties collected by the Lewis and Clark expedition...read more
By Edwin Morris Betts (editor)

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9780871690227 | Amer Philosophical Society, January 1, 1981, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Jefferson's love of gardening is well known.

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Product Description: Jefferson's love of gardening is well known. In his day Jefferson not only planned but also worked in the gardens at Monticello, aided by his family members, slaves, and European workers. His delight in gardening is also revealed in his correspondence with leading horticulturists worldwide, bringing to Virginia curiosities such as peppers from Mexico, figs from France, and bean varieties collected by the Lewis and Clark expedition...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781882886111 | Univ of Virginia Pr, December 1, 1953, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Jefferson's love of gardening is well known.

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Product Description: "I am going to Virginia," Jefferson wrote late in 1793. "I am then to be liberated from the hated occupations of politics, and to remain in the bosom of my family, my farm, and my books." Although Jefferson's liberation from public life was to prove temporary, in 1794 he did enjoy an extended interlude from political service...read more

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9781882886104 | Univ of Virginia Pr, December 1, 1953, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: "I am going to Virginia," Jefferson wrote late in 1793.

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