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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0003-0025

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-09-25

25. VIII.

Morning at home, Ben Jonson, Horace, Sterne, Don Quixote,1 walk with Weed, Mary C. Hellen, evening, another walk.
1. The Stone Library contains, in addition to two French translations of Cervantes’ classic, the English edition by Tobias Smollett, 4 vols., London, n.d. Among JA’s books in the Boston Public Library is an incomplete French edition, Paris, 1768, and a Spanish edition, Madrid, 1777, 4 vols. See Catalogue of JA’s Library , p. 47.