GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE AND OTHER PAPERS OF THE ADAMS STATESMEN
Cover: Papers of John Adams, Volume 1 and 2 in HARDCOVER

Papers of John Adams, Volume 1 and 2

September 1755 – April 1775

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$312.00 • £249.95 • €281.00

ISBN 9780674654419

Publication Date: 10/25/2003

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888 pages

volume 1: 410 pages, 10 halftonesvolume 2: 482 pages; 11 halftones; 1 line drawing

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  • Volume 1
    • Descriptive List of Illustrations*
    • Introduction
      • 1. An Overview of the General Correspondence and Other Papers of John Adams
      • 2. John Adams as Public Servant
      • 3. John Adams as Revolutionist
      • 4. The Editorial Method
      • 5. A Note on the Status of The Adams Papers
    • Acknowledgments
    • Guide to Editorial Apparatus
      • 1. Textual Devices
      • 2. Adams Family Code Names
      • 3. Descriptive Symbols
      • 4. Location Symbols
      • 5. Other Abbreviations and Conventional Terms
      • 6. Short Titles of Works Frequently Cited
    • Papers of John Adams, September 1755 – October 1773
  • Volume 2
    • Descriptive List of Illustrations*
    • Papers of John Adams, December 1773 – April 1775
    • Appendix: William Gordon’s Plan for an American Parliament
    • Index
  • * Descriptive List of Illustrations
    • Volume 1
      • 1. A Page from John Adams’ Literary Commonplace Book, 1756
      • 2. The Rev. Jonathan Mayhew, Attributed to John Greenwood, circa 1750
      • 3. The Deplorable State of America, by John Singleton Copley, 1765
      • 4. Old State House and Site of the Boston Massacre
      • 5. An Attempt to Land a Bishop in America, 1769
      • 6. A Prospective View of Part of the Commons, by Christian Remick, 1768
      • 7. Serjeant John Glynn, John Wilkes, and the Rev. John Horne Tooke, by Richard Houston, 1769
      • 8. The First Page of the Suffolk County Bar Book, 1770
      • 9. A Westerly View of the Colledges in Cambridge New England, by Paul Revere, after Joseph Chadwick, 1767
      • 10. William Brattle, by John Singleton Copley, 1756
    • Volume 2
      • 1. James Warren, by John Singleton Copley, 1761–1763
      • 2. Peter Oliver, by William Williams, 1781
      • 3. The Able Doctor, or America Swallowing the Bitter Draught, by Paul Revere, 1774
      • 4. Broadside, Boston Town Meeting, 17 June 1774
      • 5. Thomas Gage, by John Singleton Copley, 1768–1769
      • 6. The Rev. Samuel Cooper, by John Singleton Copley
      • 7. The Mitred Minuet, by Paul Revere, 1774
      • 8. Carpenters’ Hall, North and Front Elevation, and Floor Plan, 1786
      • 9. The Bostonians in Distress, Attributed to Philip Dawe, 1774
      • 10. The Dissolution of Parliament, 1774
      • 11. Daniel Leonard
      • 12. America in Distress, by Paul Revere, 1775

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