Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Howells” in chapter 9, page 75 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, The new world and the new book:

...racteristics. I have spent summer after summer in the country, and have never yet encountered two farmers alike—two who would not, even if drawn by an unsympathetic though acute observer like Howells , stand out on the canvas with as marked an individuality as Silas Lapham. It
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W. D. Howells 106 40 0 0 0 user votes
William Dean Howells 225 0 1 0 0 user votes
Howells 62 0 20 0 0 user votes
Tolstoy Howells 28 0 0 0 0 user votes
William D. Howells 16 0 2 0 0 user votes
J. A. Howells 8 0 0 0 0 user votes
W. C. Howells 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
F. Howells 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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