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The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United States: with a Life of the Author, Notes and Illustrations, by his Grandson Charles Francis Adams (Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1856). 10 volumes. Vol. 7.
Part of: The Works of John Adams, 10 vols.
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TO M. BICKER.
Arms of Amsterdam, 1 March, 1781.
I received your letter at Leyden inclosing the copy I had the honor to send you, and thank you for your candid judgment of its extent and import.
I have now the honor to inform you that on my return to Amsterdam the 25th of February, I received a letter from congress inclosing another commission in proper form, containing full powers to treat with their High Mightinesses, and to conclude and sign a treaty. I received also authority to accede to the principles of the armed neutrality.
I should now be still more obliged by your candid opinion, what is the best course for me to take.
I have the honor to be, &c.