Extract from Thomas Jefferson to John Brazer

among the values of classical learning I estimate the Luxury of reading the Greek & Roman authors in all the beauties of their originals ... I think myself more indebted to my father for this, than for all the other luxuries his cares and affections have placed within my reach.

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Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
John Brazer
Date Range
Date
August 24, 1819
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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