Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Montaigne” in chapter 1 of Matthew Arnold, Civilization in the United States: First and Last Impressions of America.:

...et us remember Dr. Hermann Grimm on Goethe. German literature, as a power, does not begin before Lessing; if Germany had possessed a great literature for six centuries, with names in it like Dante, Montaigne , Shakespeare, probably Dr. Hermann Grimm would not have thought it necessary to call Goethe the greatest poet that has ever lived. But the Americans in the rage for comparison-making beat the world...

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Montaigne 55 2 1 0 0 user votes
Michael De Montaigne 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Michel De Montaigne 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Michael Montaigne 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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