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Author Wilson, G. S. (Gaye), author

Title Jefferson on display : attire, etiquette, and the art of presentation / G.S. Wilson
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2018
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Description 1 online resource
Series Jeffersonian America
Jeffersonian America.
Contents At the French Court and among the literati -- Remembering the Revolution -- Returning to a new America -- Campaigning for change -- A new presidential profile -- But always the cosmopolitan gentleman -- Contemplating legacy -- A final image
Summary "This book shows how Jefferson's self-presentation served his political agenda, including his controversial clothing choices and physical appearance as well as his use of portraiture, architecture, and social etiquette"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Clothing.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Influence.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Founding Fathers of the United States -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0813941296 (electronic bk.)
081394130X (electronic bk.)
9780813941295 (electronic bk.)
9780813941301 (electronic bk.)