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Browsing: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 3


This foot note contained in document ADMS-04-03-02-0063
3. LbC has a paragraph at this point which is not in RC : “I beg you would present Miss Adams with the little book which accompanies this letter. It was written by Dr. Gregory, one of my masters, a worthy and eminent physician in { 76 } the city of Edinburgh.” The volume in question was John Gregory, A Father's Legacy to His Daughters, first published in 1774 and frequently reprinted ( DNB ).