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Browsing: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 2


This foot note contained in document ADMS-04-02-02-0229
4. Guido, Cardinal Bentivoglio's History of the Warrs in Flanders was first published in English in this translation by the Earl of Monmouth, London, 1654. Despite his enthusiasm for this book, which led him to copy the entire list of 24 portraits into his letter to JQA of 27 July, below, JA does not seem to have acquired a copy of it, though the Catalogue of JA 's Library enters two other works by Bentivoglio.