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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 2


Docno: ADMS-01-02-02-0009-0003-0004

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1779-04-17

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Yesterday and to day in the forenoon, assisted my Son in translating Cicero's first Phillippick against Cataline.
Nantes is pleasantly situated on the River, and there are several agreable Prospects. The Views from the front Windows in the Row of Houses along the River is very beautiful. Mr. Schweighausser crauled up three Pair of Stairs to visit me this Morning.
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