Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 1 of Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters:
We owe this lesson to the genius of Edgar Allan Poe.
Let us test these principles by applying them to the earliest colonists.
The first book written on the soil of what is now the United States was Captain John Smith's of the planting of the Virginia colony in 1607.
It was published in London in 1608.
The Captain was a typical Elizabethan adventurer, with a gift, like so many of his c...
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