Diary of John Adams, volume 2

1778. May 29. Fryday.

1778. June 2d. Tuesday.

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May 30. Saturday.

Dined at home with only Dr. F.'s new french Clerk. He has a smattering of Italian, German and English. He says that the best Italien Dictionary and Grammar are those of Veneroni. The best German Grammar and Dictionary are those of Gottsched.

The best french Prosody is the Poetique francoise de Marmontel.