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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0009-0023

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-08-23

23d. Friday.

This day Mr. D. and Mr. Artaud went to the play, where was presented Alzire one of Voltaire's tragedies.1 Went in the morning to see the Statue of Peter the great.
1. Alzire, ou les Américains, Paris, 1736 (Brenner, Bibliographical List).
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