Diary of Charles Francis Adams, volume 2

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18. VIII:30.

Arise, my birth day, eighteen, still unwell, Crusaders,1 dinner, Mr. G. Sullivan, Champagne, retire early.

1.

Presumably Sir Walter Scott’s Tales of the Crusaders, 4 vols., London, 1825.

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19. VIII.

Arise, at home all day. Journal, Dangeau, evening, billiards with the ladies, quiet day.

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20. IX.

Arise, at home all day. Junius, Dangeau, Journal, evening, ride with my Mother, billiards.

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21. IX.

Arise, at home all day, letters to George1 and to my Grandfather, finish Junius, evening, ride and visits to my relatives.

1.

Missing.

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22. IX:15.

Arise, at home all day, letter to Sheafe,1 Dangeau, unwell, fishing with John, good sport, evening, ride with my Mother, Billiards.

1.

Missing.

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23. VIII:50.

Arise, bath, at home all day, still unwell, Dangeau, Beattie, Journal, evening ride, billiards, ladies.

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24. VIII.

Arise, bath, at home all day, Cramp,1 Dangeau, Pope, Thomson’s Castle of Indolence, evening, ride and billiards with the family.

1.

Possibly William Cramp, The Claims of Sir Philip Francis Refuted: with a Supplement to Junius Discovered[London?], 1822.

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25. VII:30.

Arise, bath, at home, unwell, effect of the water, Dangeau, evening, ride, visits from Mr. and Mrs. Rush, arrival of Genl. La Fayette and suite.

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