This morning I went to the English Library, and brought [home] The second volume of Smith's wealth of Nations.1 Mr. Blondot came in the forenoon to pay us a visit. In the afternoon I went with
Mr. Artaud to the shops and bought some things.
1. Adam Smith, An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, 2 vols., London, 1776.
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, 2015.