Of what use was her book-learned wisdom in the face of this, it vanished into thin air.
But my mother was book-learned, sir, and town-bred, and had her fancies.
"That's him, the master-journeyman, who is so good and so book-learned," they would say.
Neither with books, nor with book-learned men was he conversant.
She is book-learned, and I am not; and she paints, and is a ...