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75. Laurens' pamphlet (note 73
above) consisted chiefly of papers from the files of the court in the seizure of his ship Ann,
with comments. Compare JA's text at notes
, below. For political similarities, compare JA's argument with Laurens' “General Observations.” JA did contemplate a report of this nature based on his notes in Rex v. Corbet,
also in his Admiralty Book. See No. 56, note 24
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.