Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Rotterdam” in chapter 1 of James Russell Lowell, Among my books:
...hat of Boccaccio, and 1265 is now universally assumed as the true date. Voltaire, nevertheless, places the poet's birth in 1260, and jauntily forgives Bayle (who, he says, écrivait à Rotterdam currente calamo pour son libraire) for having been right, declaring that he esteems him neither more nor less for having made a mistake of five years. Oddly enough, Voltaire adopts this alleged blund...
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|†||Rotterdam (Netherlands)||64||2||2||0||0 user votes|
|Rotterdam (New York, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|