A Son and His Adoptive Father: The Marquis de Lafayette and George Washington
A Son and His Adoptive Father is the companion book to Mount Vernon's traveling exhibition on the Marquis de Lafayette, installed at the New-York Historical Society as part of French Founding Father: Lafayette's Return to Washington's America. The book includes a bibliography and itinerary of the Mount Vernon exhibition, a forward by His Excellency Jean-David Levitte, Ambassador of France to the United States, and essays by Christine H. Messing, John B. Rudder and Diane Windham Shaw.
139 pages, 64 color illustrations