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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0024

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-24

24. VII.

Morning at home, Montesquieu,1 Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, solitary walk, Don Juan.
1. The Stone Library contains three sets of Montesquieu’s Oeuvres, the earliest published in London, 3 vols., 1769. JQA had two identical sets of De l’esprit des lois, 3 vols., Amsterdam, 1749; one is in the Stone Library, and the other in the Boston Athenaeum.