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1. David Hume, The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution in 1688, 8 vols., London, 1763, which
borrowed from the English or British Library of St. Petersburg, where he found “a
good collection of English Authors” (Dana to
, 25 Jan., Adams Papers).
's notes (copied quotations) from his reading of Hume appear in M/JQA/1, Adams Papers, Microfilms, Reel No. 199.