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John Adolphus (1768–1845)

Adolphus, John. An English historical and miscellaneous writer; born Aug. 7, 1768; died on July 16, 1845. He was admitted an attorney in 1790, but after a few years abandoned his profession and devoted himself to literature. His principal work is a ‘History of England from the Accession of George III. to the Conclusion of Peace in 1783’ (1802).