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John Adams diary 18, 17 June - 6 July 1771 [electronic edition]
... the Weather was fair, and We set off, for Scarborough, put up at Millikins, went to Meeting forenoon and afternoon, heard Mr. Briggs a young Gentleman and after Meeting rode to Falmouth, and I put up at Webbs where I have been ever since reading the Atchievements of Don Quixotte. This has been the most flat, insipid, spiritless, tasteless journey that ever I took, especially from Ipswich. I ...
John Adams diary 38, 1 - 26 December 1782 [electronic edition]
... 1782 DECEMBER 1 SUNDAY, AND 2. MONDAY. Made many Visits &c. DECEMBER 3. TUESDAY. Visited Mr. Brantzen Hotel de la Chine. Mr. Brantzen asked me, how We went on. I told him We had come to a full Stop, by signing and sealing the Preliminaries, on the 30. of November. I told him that We had been very industrious, having been at it, forenoon, Afternoon and Evening, ever ...
John Adams diary 33, 14 September - 3 October 1782 [electronic edition]
... with the Affairs and political System of Germany. Mr. De Llano, the Spanish Plenipo., said to me afterwards, do you know that Man, you have been in Conversation with this Evening so much, Mr. De Mirabel? -- Very well says I. -- The Baron de Thulemeyer, who was by, said Yes I see Mirabel often Attacks him. -- I am told says I, that he is a great Politician. -- Ay says Llano I see you know him -- but he ...
John Adams diary 35, 26 October - 17 November 1782 [electronic edition]
... du Roi, and then to Mr. J. and Mrs. Iz.Izard, but none at home. R. returned, drank Tea and spent the Evening with me. Mr. Jeremiah Allen, our Fellow Passenger in the leaky Sensible, and our Fellow Traveller through Spain, came in and spent the Evening. He has been home since and returned. R. is still full of Js. Firmness and Independance. Has taken upon himself, to act without asking ...
John Adams diary 5, 26 May - 25 November 1760 [electronic edition]
... to thank him for his slips, but I am sorry Sir to give you so much Trouble. Oh Sir, says Franklin the Trouble is nothing Sir, to me, if the Vines do but succeed in your Province. However I was obliged to take more Pains than I expected when I saw you. I had been told, that the Vines were in the City but I found none and was obliged to send up to a Village 70 miles from the City for them. Thus he ...
John Adams diary 12, 30 December 1765 - 20 January 1766 [electronic edition]
... the Power, of the Government, to himself and his family, and who has been endeavouring to procure more, both on this side and the other side the Atlantic? Read Shakespears Life of K. Henry 8th. Spent the Evening with the Company of Singers at Moses Adams's. Clarendon to Pym. They are extreamly proud of their Country, and they have reason to be so. Millions, Tens and Hundreds of Millions ...
John Adams diary 10, 24 January - 21 February 1765, August 1765 [electronic edition]
... favor], Marcus Tullius, I would not have eaten bearded fishes [in Marseilles]."-- for he had been eating a sort of bearded Fishes, that he found at Marseilles. THURDSDAY. JANY. 31 ST. The snowy Weather prevented me from going to Dudleys. The Sodality however met and read the two Titles assigned, and assigned the three next vizt. the 6th. Episcopum, vel Abbatem vell Abbatissam, vel Dominum ...
John Adams diary 3, 1759 [electronic edition]
... to be frequently dropped to me, and before me. She used before their House was burned to say frequently to me before me in Company, and to me alone, she should admire to be Courted a great while. She should admire a long Courtship. She would not be married by any means, these 4 or 5 years; but since she lost that House and her Agreable Retirement, solitude, and especially since her mother has been ...
John Adams diary 24, 15 September 1775 - 3 January 1776 [electronic edition]
... has been in Prison -- discharged by some insolvent or bankrupt Act. He thinks We shall have hot Work, next Spring. He told me an old half Pay Officer, such as himself, would sell well next Spring. And when he went away, he said to S.A. and me, if you want me, next Spring for any Service, you know where I am, send for me. I am to be sold. He says the Scotch Men at home, say d--n that Adams ...
John Adams diary 15, 30 January 1768, 10 August 1769 - 22 August 1770 [electronic edition]
... of this Country, &c. As to all the Bustle and Bombast about Tea, it has been begun by about 1/2 doz. Hollands Tea Smugglers, who could not find so much Profit in their Trade, since the Nine Pence was taken off in England. -- Thus He. Some Sense and some Nonsense! JUNE 27. WEDNESDAY MORN. Very fine -- likely to be hot -- at my Office early. The only Way to compose myself and collect my ...

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