Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Voltaire” in chapter 1 of George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 5, 13th edition.:

...orite disciple of Luther and the child of the Reformation, while it held the sword upright, bore with every creed and set reason free. It offered a shelter to Rousseau, and called in D'Alembert and Voltaire as its guests; it set Semler to hold the Bible itself under the light of criticism; it breathed into the boldly thoughtful Lessing widest hopes for the education of the race to a universal brotherhoo...

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Voltaire 278 32 0 0 0 user votes
M. Voltaire 9 0 1 0 0 user votes
Centenary Voltaire 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
F. M. A. Voltaire 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
M. De Voltaire 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Raynal Voltaire 4 0 0 0 0 user votes

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