Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Puritan” in chapter 1 of Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters:

...ers in a ship, said Roger Williams. This sense of the transiency of human effort, the perishable nature of human institutions, was quick in the consciousness of the gentleman adventurers and sober Puritan citizens who emigrated from England to the New World. It had been a familiar note in the poetry of that Elizabethan period which had followed with such breathless interest the exploration of Americ...

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Puritan (Ohio, United States) 560 8 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (Pennsylvania, United States) 134 12 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (New Mexico, United States) 64 0 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (Colorado, United States) 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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