Wells, Adams's great-grandson - a valuable biography, containing a mass of information, but noticeably biassed; J.
Belloc's Marie Antoinette (London, 1909) is very biassed and sometimes misleading.
He also kept up his activity as a publicist, in 1814 defending in a detailed and somewhat biassed pamphlet the policy of the minister Montgelas, and he undertook critical studies in the history of the Jesuits.
The History is defective in its lack of objectivity; Graetz's judgments are sometimes biassed, and in particular he lacks sympathy with mysticism.
However biassed, this a priori study had its merits.
Only we are more apt to be biassed, and thus to leave reason in abeyance, in dealing with questions of morality than in dealing with problems in mathematics.
As a free-thinking republican, his prejudices often biassed his judgment on the political and religious history of the ancien regime.