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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-03-02-02-0002-0008-0001

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1787-07-31

31st.

A cold north-east storm.
Reading and writing all day. Wrote a letter to my mother, and one to my Sister.1 Read some pages in Bolingbroke's philosophical works: the stile and matter both inferior to his political writings.
1. JQA to AA , 1 Aug. (Adams Papers); his letter to AA2 has not been found.