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

...first colonists. He knows by this time that there were aristocrats in Massachusetts and commoners in Virginia; that the Pilgrims of Plymouth were more tolerant than the Puritans of Boston, and that Rhode Island was more tolerant than either. Yet useful as these general statements may be, the interpreter of men of letters must always go back of the racial type or the social system to the individual person...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
Rhode Island (Rhode Island, United States) 3,308 2 0 0 0 user votes
Rhode Island (California, United States) 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Rhode Island (New York, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Rhode Island (Texas, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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