Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Benjamin H. Latrobe

my essay in Architecture has been so much subordinated to the law of convenience, & affected also by the circumstance of change in the original design, that it is liable to some unfavorable & just criticisms.

PoC (DLC). Published in PTJRS, 1:595–6.
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Benjamin H. Latrobe
Date Range
Date
October 10, 1809
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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