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2. A copy of Henri, Comte de Boulainvilliers' work, Etat de la France ..., in 3 folio volumes, London, 1727–1728, is among JA 's books in the Boston Public Library; so also is a copy of Claude Fleury's Droit public de France ..., 2 vols., Paris, 1769. The latter is inscribed: “Presented by Monsr. De Tournelle Consul of France at Corunna, on the 19 Deer. 1779 to John Adams”; see entry of 19 Dec., below.