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Docno: ADMS-06-08-02-0125

Author: La Luzerne, Anne César, Chevalier de
Author: French Minister to the U.S.
Recipient: Adams, John
Date: 1779-09-29

From the Chevalier de La Luzerne

printed: JA, Diary and Autobiography , 4:173–174 ( JA 's English translation); for the French text, see JA, Works , 7:115.
Praising John Adams for “moderation and Equity,” La Luzerne assured him that the appointment as minister to negotiate the peace would be as widely approved in Europe as in America and offered passage to France on the frigate La Sensible.
printed: (JA, Diary and Autobiography , 4:173–174 ( JA 's English translation); for the French text, see JA, Works , 7:115).