A traveled first lady : writings of Louisa Catherine Adams / edited by Margaret A. Hogan and C. James Taylor ; foreword by Laura Bush.
Contributor(s): Hogan, Margaret A | Taylor, C. James.Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014Description: xxiii, 388 p., 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780674048010 : (hbk.).Subject(s): Adams, Louisa Catherine, 1775-1852 | Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 | Presidents' spouses -- United States -- BiographyDDC classification: 920
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
"All was joy and peace and love": youth -- "An object of general attention": Prussia -- "Had I steped into Noah's ark": United States -- "The savage had been expected": Russia -- "The memory of one, who was": St. Petersburg to Paris -- "The wife of a man of superior talents": Washington, D.C., 1819-1820 -- "I am a very good diplomate": Washington, D.C., 1821-1824 -- "This apparent fate": retirement -- Epilogue: Henry Adams on Louisa.