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Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0029

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-29

29. VIII.

Morning at home, Ben Jonson, assorting Newspapers, letter to Richardson,1 evening at home.
1. Missing.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0030

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-30

30. VII:25.

Morning at home, Ben Jonson, Horace, Church, Mr. Hawley, dull, evening, conversation with my father.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0031

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-31

31. VIII.

Morning at home, Montesquieu, finish Ben Jonson, Horace, evening, walk with my father, visit Mr. Frye, Mary.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0005-0001

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-11-01

November. 1825. Tuesday. I. IX.

Morning at home, Montesquieu, Esprit des Lois, Horace, dinner party at Mrs. Pleasonton’s, Miss Ramsays, Mr. Weed, Thomas, Randall, evening at home.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0005-0002

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-11-02

2. VIII:30.

Morning at home, Montesquieu, Horace, Beaumont and Fletcher,1 letter from George,2 evening, walk.
1. The Stone Library contains a three-volume set of the Dramatic Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, London, 1811.
2. Missing.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0005-0003

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-11-03

3. VIII:30.

Morning at home, finish Montesquieu, Beaumont and Fletcher, evening, visit to my Uncle T. B. Johnson, conversation.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0005-0004

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-11-04

4. IX.

Morning at home, Reeves’ History of the English Law,1 Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, my mother arrives, bad spirits, John, conversation.
1. JA’s copy of John Reeves, History of the English Law, from the Time of the Saxons, 2d edn., 4 vols., London, 1787, with CFA’s bookplate in the first two volumes, is in the Boston Public Library ( Catalogue of JA’s Library , p. 209).

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0005-0005

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-11-05

5. VIII:15.

Morning at home, bath, Beaumont and Fletcher, Horace, evening, visits, my Uncle T. B. Johnson, Mrs. W. S. Smith.
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