Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pomfret” in chapter 1.10, page 162 of Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I:

...as, their imagery are as English as those of their prototypes; their heroic couplet is that of Pope or Goldsmith; their blank verse is that of Thomson or Young. The tide set in with imitations of Pomfret , whose Choice (1700) appeared in at least four editions in America between 1751 and 1792. In 1747 William Livingston, who was to become the famous governor of New Jersey, expressed his ideal of exi...

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Pomfret (Connecticut, United States) 43 8 15 0 0 user votes
Pomfret (Maryland, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Pomfret (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Pomfret (South Africa) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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