Margaret L. Coit

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Miss Coit, the author of six books, won a Pulitzer prize in 1051 for her biography John C. Calhoun: American Portrait . The quotations from the letters of John and Abigail Adams are reprinted by permission of the publishers from Adams Family Correspondence, I and II , L. H. Butterfield, Editor; The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. Copyright 196) by The Massachusetts Historical Society.

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October 1968

The courtship and fifty-four-year marriage of John and Abigail Adams was, despite separation and war and tragedy, a moving and highly literate love feast between two