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. The Life of John Adams, begun by John Quincy Adams, completed by Charles Francis Adams. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1871. Reprint, St. Clair Shores, Mich.: Scholarly Press, 1971.
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Adams, Charles Francis. Charles Francis Adams; by his son Charles Francis Adams. 1909. Reprint, Tustin, Calif.: American Reprint Service, 1985.
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