Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Shakespeare” in chapter 16, page 132 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, The new world and the new book:

...ndurance in regard to certain particular witticisms, though some of them certainly die hard. The same necessity for a joke invades other quiet enjoyments and harmless occupations, as the study of Shakespeare or Browning. It has happened to me to look in at several different
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William Shakespeare 88 24 0 0 0 user votes
Shakespeare 928 0 0 0 0 user votes
Harvard Shakespeare 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
John Shakespeare 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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