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Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848, son of AA and JA, designated as JQA in The Adams Papers):

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DCA07
240*
247*
261*
262*
303*
321*
DCA08
66*
67*
89*
131*
175*
215*

borrowings from library in St. Petersburg10

DQA01

library at MQA8

use of JA's library6

DQA02

at Old House4

DCA03
55*
56*
DCA04
407*
vii*

borrowings from Harvard library4

DQA02

CFA on collection4

DCA03
40*
56*
234*
313*

Phaedrus' Fables, copied4

AFC03
AFC04

Voltaire's Histoire de ... Russie 4

bibliography of French grammars and dictionaries3

bookplates3

DQA01

books sent from Europe3

AFC06

Horace3

AFC07

Hugh Blair3

AFC07

John Clarke's Introduction à la syntaxe latine 3

AFC03
116 (illus. following)
xii
AFC04
47

Nepos' De viribus illustribus 3

AFC04

quotes Shakespeare's Hamlet 3

AFC05
347
AFC06

Smollett's History of England 3

summer reading3

DQA02

Tricot's Rudiments de la langue latine 3

AFC03
213 (illus. facing)
xii

alludes to Richardson's Clarissa Harlowe 2

AFC06

alludes to Sterne's Sentimental Journey 2

AFC06

alludes to Swift's Gulliver's Travels 2

AFC06

borrows Catharine Macaulay's History of England and Hume's History of England from the English Library in St. Petersburg2

AFC04

cites Manstein's Memoirs of Russia 2

AFC05

Claude Millot2

AFC07

comments on Thomson's Tancred and Sigismunda and other plays2

AFC06

copies Dictata ... ad Analogiam Linguae Graecae 2

AFC04

David Humphreys2

AFC07

first bookplate designed and executed by2

AFC04
381 (illus. facing)
xvi

François Soulés2

AFC07

gaps in collection2

DCA04
280*
374*

Gazette d'Amsterdam 2

DQA01

Gravesande2

AFC07

GWA's books2

DCA03
324-325*
DCA04
283-284*

JA sends list of portraits in Bentivoglio's History to2

AFC02

Jean Jacques Burlamaqui2

AFC07

Mercier's Du théâtre, ou nouvel essai sur l'art dramatique 2

AFC04
79
80

pamphlet collection2

DCA05
100*
102*

plan to build library2

DCA07
4*
DCA08
viii*

poetry recommended to, by JA2

AFC04

quotes Lyttleton's prologue to Thomson's Coriolanus 2

AFC06

quotes Voltaire's Histoire de l'empire de Russie 2

AFC05

reads Bampfylde Moore Carew's Life and Adventures 2

AFC02

reads Le Sage's Histoire de Gil Blas 2

AFC06

reads Rollin's Ancient History 2

AFC01

reads to his mother2

AFC01

removed from storage to Old House2

DCA03
32-33*
40*

Sewel's Dutch-English Woordenboek 2

AFC03
117 (illus. facing)
xv

Shakespeare's Twelfth Night 2

AFC04
45
48

Temple's Observations upon the United Provinces of the Netherlands 2

AFC03
213 (illus. facing)
xix

Virgil2

AFC07

Xenophon2

AFC07

a broken set restored1

DCA04
173-174*

alludes to Ariosto's Orlando Furioso 1

AFC06
369

and booksellers' shops in St. Petersburg1

AFC04
287

“Appendix de Diis et Heroibus ethnicis”1

AFC03

appetite for books1

DQA01

at Athenaeum as payment for share1

DCA03
173*

book-numbering system1

DQA01
x

bookplate bearing Boylston seal engraved for1

AFC04
xvi

borrows Richardson's Clarissa Harlowe and Nichols' Poems from the English Library in St. Petersburg1

AFC04
353

Burgoyne1

AFC07
28

catalogue made with CFA1

DCA03
262-302 passim *

CFA on library of1

DCA05
388*

“Cicero's oration pro Milone”1

AFC04
353

Cleanthes1

AFC07
33

comment on Spartan law and history1

DQA02

copies from Wenshing's treatise on Greek grammar1

AFC04

dates of book purchases1

DQA01
xi

desire for building to house1

DCA04
407*

discussion of French poets with Trumbull1

DQA01
309

early reading accomplished1

DQA01

Erasmus' Colloquia 1

AFC03

Ferguson1

AFC07
327

fondness for poetry1

AFC07
274

GWA's collection1

DCA05
68*

Henry Fielding1

AFC07
436

Homer1

AFC07
32

interest in N.Y. satirical poem on women1

AFC06

introduces CA to French poetry1

AFC07
205

JA advises to read newspapers and history1

AFC02
271

JA advises to study ancient history1

AFC02

JA sends “perpetual almanack” to1

AFC02
186

JA urges to study histories of revolutions1

AFC02

Jeremy Belknap1

AFC07
181

Kerroux's Abrégé de l'histoire de la Hollande 1

AFC04
81

legal studies limit pleasure reading1

DQA02
298

Lettres hollandoises 1

AFC04
119

Lily's Short Introduction of Grammar ... of the Latin Tongue 1

AFC04
47

Littleton's Latin Dictionary 1

AFC04
235

loaned to G. A. Otis1

DCA05
280*

lost in binder's fire1

DCA06
232*

memorizes Collins' “Ode”1

AFC01
224

New Testament1

AFC07
276

Nicolas Boileaux-Despréaux1

AFC07
181

Philip Doddridge1

AFC07
119

plans for library building1

DCA06
170*

Pope1

AFC07
157

presentation copy from S. Grimké1

DCA08
121*

Prodicus of Ceos1

AFC07
25

purchase of astronomy books1

DQA01
239

purchase of French and Russian grammar1

DQA01
114

purchase of French-German dictionary1

DQA01
106

purchases at sale of TBA's collection1

DCA04
351*

quotes Abbé de Raynal1

AFC06
352

quotes Horace's Epistles 1

AFC06
405

quotes McFingal 1

AFC06
320

quotes Pope's “Messiah”1

AFC05
235

quotes Voltaire's Tancrède 1

AFC06
290

reads Justinian's Institutes 1

AFC06
356

requests books1

AFC01
408

Robertson's History of . . . Charles V 1

AFC05
39

sends books and writings to Braintree1

AFC05

sends Cerisier's Politique hollandais to JA1

AFC05
184

sent from Washington to Old House1

DCA04
397-399*

Sewel's New Dictionary English and Dutch 1

AFC03
xv

Shakespeare1

AFC07
92

size of collection1

DCA03
55*

Thomson's Seasons 1

AFC04

Thucydides' History 1

AFC02

Timothy Dwight1

AFC07
181

Watson's History of ... Philip the Second 1

AFC04
140

William Enfield1

AFC07
474
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