2. Possibly François Soulés, Histoire des troubles de l'Amérique anglaise
, 2 vols., London, 1785, a set of which, with JQA's bookplate and JA's notes throughout volume two is now at MQA
. Soulés was known to the Adamses and had borrowed money from JA (Soulés to JA, 9 June 1785, 3 Feb. 1786, both Adams Papers
). JQA acknowledged the receipt of Soulés' volumes in his letter to AA, 30 Dec.
, below, but they were sent via Callahan, not Bigelow (