Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Shakespeare” in chapter 63 of Charles Congdon, Tribune Essays: Leading Articles Contributing to the New York Tribune from 1857 to 1863.:

...ought that turtle and port-wine had usurped the place of the metaphorical milk and honey of the millennium. When our great Rebellion broke out American gentlemen, enthusiastic readers of Milton and Shakespeare , expected that, of course, England would sympathise with our Government, contending not only against treason, but against treason in behalf of human Slavery. They have been undeceived. They have ...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
Shakespeare 928 8 0 0 0 user votes
William Shakespeare 88 0 0 0 0 user votes
Harvard Shakespeare 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
John Shakespeare 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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