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The Jeffersonian cyclopedia;

a comprehensive collection of the views of Thomas Jefferson classified and arranged in alphabetical order under nine thousand titles relating to government, politics, law, education, political economy, finance, science, art, literature, religious freedom, morals, etc.;

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3317. FUGITIVES, England and.—
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3317. FUGITIVES, England and.—

has no such convention with any nation,
and their laws have given no power to their
Executive to surrender fugitives of any description;
they are accordingly constantly refused,
and hence England has been the
asylum of the Paolis, the La Mottes, the
Calonnes, in short, of the most atrocious offenders
as well as the most innocent victims,
who have been able to get there.—
To President Washington. Washington ed. iii, 299. Ford ed., v, 386.
(Pa., 1791)