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When a young man I read Sidney upon government. In one of his Chapters, he agitates the following...
It would be well, if legislators were taught before they begin to legislate, that there are...
I am much pleased with the Specimen you have given of the Use of your Wings upon a certain...
My son Richard who has been a customer for the Aurora ever since he lived at the Jersey College,...
I enclose you three numbers of Duane’s papers that you may see in what manner the late news from...
“salus, honor et bonus Appetitus.” to use the Words of Molière— from Dear sir ever / Yrs MHi :...
I send you herewith some more of Col Duane’s papers. You will perceive in One of them proposals...
I enclose you four numbers of Duane’s paper. They contain a good deal of matter relative to the...
Although for many years past I have read nothing, but books upon medicine on week days, & upon...
“Great men (says Lord Bacon) have neither Ancestors nor posterity.” This, you and I know is not...
Who were the ancestors and posterity of Homer, Demosthenes, Plato and Aristotle? who were the...
Philadelphia Decemr: 5th: 1809 I picked up some time ago a magazine in which I met with a revival...
Accept of my thanks for your last letter.—I enclose you a few numbers of the Aurora. Shall we...
With this letter you will receive a bundle of Auroras, and another of the same size by the post...
In One of my letters written some time ago, I informed you that my eldest son had killed a...
Every moment of Amusement that I am able to afford you, is an Addition to my happiness, for which...
Wealth, respect and friendship! from your grateful and affectionate friend. War with the “great...
I have no objection to your knowing that by the “great hammer of the earth” I meant Napoleon....
In Contemplating the facility with which our Once chaste & vi mistress “American liberty” admits...
Mr Denny is the principal writer in the portfolio. He is precluded from introducing politicks...
Hate on, & call upon all the pedagouges in Massachussets to assist you with their hatred of me,...
I enclose you a small publication which contains an account of a new auxillary or palliative...
We read of Hurricane Months in the West Indies. Men of business are exposed to them no less than...
I thank you for you son’s pamphlet. Much as I loath political discussions of all kinds, I was...
All the Coins are in readiness; and Subject to your order. At present no Opportunity of sending...
Herewith th r ough the politeness of Mr Quincy you will receive the Coins for your son. I regret...
Act I. Scene I. Mr: Adams’s Study Mr A: Who is there? Dr: R—a friend— A—Walk in.—Ah! Rush is that...
Act 1. Scene 2nd. Mr Adams alone in his Study. Enter B Rush. A: Aye Rush is that you? What is...
Yrs. of June 21st. came safe to hand. I shall reply to it give you the echo of it in a few days....
The 4th of July has been celebrated in Philada: in the manner I expected. The military men, and...
You may tell your friend Mr Cranch that I included my Correspondent among the men who were so...
It is possible Dr Franklins estate, when sold, in Order to be divided, may not produce the Sum...
The time cannot be very distant when you and I must both sleep with our fathers. The...
I am two letters in your debt. To the last I shall reply first. I am not satisfied with any one...
I shall begin my letter by replying to your daughters. I prefer giving my Opinion & Advice in you...
All my family rejoice with yours in the happy issue of the operation performed upon Mrs Smiths...
Alas! What a difference between your last, and former letters!—Instead of being charmed with the...
You have touched me in a sore place in your letter of the 4th instant. My Son Richard has...
Mr Jefferson and I exchange letters Once in six, nine or twelve Months. This day I received a few...
During the time Cobbett was abusing me in his newspaper to the great joy of a number of our tory...
“Arma, Cestusque”, parmamque “repono,” upon the offensive subject of one of my late letters to...
I did not require the anecdote you have communicated to me in your letter of last month to know...
I began a long & confidential letter to you two weeks ago upon the Subject of one of your late...
I once met Mr Sawbridge at the house of his Sister Mrs McCaulay in London. In speaking of some of...
In giving the history of the Controversies in which I was engaged in the military hospitals, and...
I return you the Copies of your letters to the Messrs Smith and thier Answers, with my Advice (as...
Your two letters of yesterday & to day have made me serious. They discover a profound knowledge...
You remind me by your wish for a copy of all the lyes that were published against you by your...
Stephen Gerard came to Philada from France About thirty years ago in the capacity of a Sailor....
In Spite of a Speech made by my wife a few days Ago, “that you and I corresponded like two young...