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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1


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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0010-0011

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-09-11

11th. Wednesday.

This forenoon I went with Mr. D. to see Mr. Normandes. Several persons dined here. After dinner Mr. D. went and took a ride. Took a walk upon the quay after supper.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0010-0012

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-09-12

12th. Thursday.

This day I din'd with Mr. D and Mr. Artaud at Mr. Rimbert's. Borrow'd of Mr. Peyron two volumes of Piron's works.1 In the evening Mr. Artaud went to the Clubb. Mr. D went and took a ride in the afternoon. Took a walk upon the quay after supper. Pretty good weather all day. Mr. D receiv'd a letter from Holland.
1. Alexis Piron, French playwright and poet, whose nine-volume Oeuvres complettes . . . was published in Paris in 1776 (Hoefer, Nouv. biog. générale ). JQA acquired early a two-volume set of his Oeuvres choisies, Geneva, 1777 ( Catalogue of JQA 's Books ).

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0010-0013

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-09-13

13th. Friday.

This forenoon I went to Mr. Normandes's. In the afternoon Mr. D. went and took a ride. In the evening Mr. Hoogwerst came here.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0010-0014

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-09-14

14th. Saturday.

Stay'd at home all day. In the forenoon Mr. Wolff came to see Mr. D. In the afternoon Mr. D. went out and took a ride. Cloudy Weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0010-0015

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-09-15

15th. Sunday.

This forenoon the young gentlemen from Mr. Rimbert's came here. Din'd at Mr. Rimberts. After dinner we went and took a tour into the country. Pass'd the evening and supp'd at Mr. Rimberts. Cloudy Weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0010-0016

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-09-16

16th.

Spent the evening and supp'd at Mr. Rimbert's. Rainy weather all day. Mr. Artaud dined out.
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