Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 1.7, page 106 of Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2:
...amin Trumbull's (1735-1820) (2 vols., 1818) and Robert Proud's (1728-1813) (2 vols., 1797-98) were of scholarly standards but heavy in style.
George Richards Minot (1758– 1802), a brilliant Massachusetts lawyer, wrote a (1788), dealing with Shays' Rebellion, and followed it by a continuation of Hutchinson's (2 vols., 1798-1803). The books were well written and have maintained their credit.
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