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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0003-0008-0030

Author: CFA
Date: 1827-08-30

Thursday. August 30th. 1827.

I felt somewhat better this morning, but still unwell. My day was passed very quietly at home, reading a collection of military and Naval letters relating to the last War,1 and a new Novel called High Life.2 A Miss Sparhawk was here upon a visit to Elizabeth.
1. JQA’s copy of Official Letters of the Military and Naval Officers of the United States, during the War with Great Britain in the Years 1812, 13, 14, & 15, ed. John Brannan, Washington, 1823, is in the Stone Library.
2. Anon., 3 vols., London, 1827.
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