Diary of John Quincy Adams, volume 1

Tuesday. 28th.

Thursday 30th.

Wednesday 29th. JQA


Wednesday 29th. Adams, John Quincy
Wednesday 29th.

Took private lodgings; at Mr. Stockdale's,1 opposite Burlington House Piccadilly.


John Stockdale, London publisher and bookseller, became a long-time friend and correspondent of JA and later of JQA. He began shortly hereafter to publish works of American authors, including a reprint of John Almon's edition of JA's Novanglus letters, History of the Dispute with America . . ., in London, 1784 ( DNB ; JA, Diary and Autobiography , 3:149, 189, 313–314).