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First thoughts [electronic resource] : life and letters of Abigail Adams /

Edith B. Gelles.

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Main Author: Gelles, Edith Belle.
Published: New York : Twayne Publishers ; ©1998.
Series: Twayne's United States authors series ; TUSAS 697.
Topics: Presidents' spouses - United States - Biography. | Presidents' spouses - United States - Correspondence. | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818. | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 - Correspondence.
Regions: United States.
Genres: Electronic books. | Biography. | Records and correspondence.
Online Access: Full text - Gale Virtual Reference Library
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[pt. 1.] Eighteenth-century letter -- ch. 1. Introduction: letters as literature -- ch. 2. "Remember the ladies" -- [pt. 2.] Confidential letter -- ch. 3. Bonds of friendship: the correspondence of Abigail Adams and Mercy Otis Warren -- [pt. 3.] Travel letter -- ch. 4. Voyage -- ch. 5. "In the midst of the world in solitude" -- ch. 6. At the court of St. James -- [pt. 4.] Historic letter -- ch. 7. "Splendid misery": Abigail Adams as first lady -- ch. 8. End of the story.

Table of Contents for: First thoughts : life and letters of Abi