Thomas Jefferson Builds a Library

by Barb Rosenstock

Illustrations by John O’Brien

A voracious reader and book collector all his life, Thomas Jefferson owned so many books that in 1814, he donated his personal library to serve as the new Library of Congress. Author’s note. Note about Thomas Jefferson as a slaveholder. Selected bibliography and source notes. Full-color illustrations done in pen and ink and watercolor.

ISBN: 9781590789322

JLG Release: November 2013

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Biography Elementary

Grades 2-6


14 books / $17.05 a book