Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Thoreau” in chapter 1.1 of Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2:

...verse, he continues, the prose work is done conscientiously and neatly. The style is compact and the language has an antique purity like wine grown colourless with age. The truth is that Thoreau with all his genuine appreciation of the classics never learned their lessons of proportion, restraint, nothing too much. Nor was the example of his master Emerson likely to correct his own tendenc...
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Henry Thoreau 194 122 0 0 0 user votes
Henry David Thoreau 150 2 0 0 0 user votes
Thoreau 142 0 0 0 0 user votes
Henry D. Thoreau 117 0 1 0 0 user votes
H. D. Thoreau 60 0 0 0 0 user votes
Miss Thoreau 34 0 0 0 0 user votes
David Henry Thoreau 6 6 0 0 0 user votes
Helen Thoreau 2 2 0 0 0 user votes
John Thoreau 2 2 0 0 0 user votes

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