2015 · Chestertown, MD
by Sappey, Maureen Stack and C. Barry Buckley
Chestertown, MD: Chester River Press, 2015. Hardcover. VG/VG-. Minor soiling spots to dust jacket. Sticker from Washington College on ffep, otherwise beautifully clean and tight.. Blue slate cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Color-illustrated dust jacket, reddish spine with white lettering. iii; 273 pp. Littered with color illustrations. "This is the remarkable story of the serendipitous discovery of a seven volume set of Aeschylus' Tragedies owned by Thomas Jefferson, and the many bibliophiles, Jeffersonians, historians, scholars, and yes, Ancient Greeks, who helped complete a journey of personal fulfillment and historical significance, all the while honoring one of our most accomplished Founding Fathers." -- dj flap.
(Inventory #: 169887)