We recite two or three times more, in s'Gravesande's, but next quarter, we shall begin
upon Ferguson's Astronomy.1
Mr. Williams had a lecture, upon Trigonometry, very few of the Class attended. Charles
went to Boston in the morning, and at length, brought the books, which are mostly
upon philosophical subjects. Mead was at my Chamber in the evening. About half the
Class are gone. I declaimed this Evening, a piece from Blair's Lectures2
vol. 1. p: 14, 15, 16. on the cultivation of taste.