The data give the frequencies of words in works from four different sources: the political writings of eighteenth century American political figures Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay, and the book Ulysses by twentieth century Irish writer James Joyce.
This data frame uses the word as row labels and contains the following columns:
Word frequency in Ulysses
Word rank in Ulysses
Mosteller, F. and Wallace, D. (1964). Inference and Disputed Authorship: The Federalist. Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley.
Weisberg, S. (2005). Applied Linear Regression, 3rd edition. New York: Wiley, Problem 2.10.