A lawyer without books would be like a workman without tools.
— Thomas Jefferson, 1769
New London, CT — Built by Nathaniel Shaw; used by both Washington and Lafayette during the war.
Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense (1775), urging the colonies to declare their independence, found 150,000 purchasers in a population of less than 3 million — the equivalent today of a sale of 14 million.
— Richard Brookhiser
Gentleman Revolutionary: Gouverneur Morris, the Rake Who Wrote the Constitution (2003)
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