other words for belles-lettres
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As a belles-lettres scholar, he was superior even to Mr. Randolph.
Afterwards returned to France, where he became a professor of belles-lettres.
We must acknowledge our poverty with humility; belles-lettres have never achieved success upon our soil.
The best English poets, of every description, and other works on belles-lettres, made a part of this precious cargo.
The deeper and more spiritually sympathetic minds did not as a rule devote themselves to belles-lettres.
For the thirty or forty years preceding 1880 the course of belles-lettres in Holland was smooth and even sluggish.
With Lamartine and other cultivators of the belles-lettres she was likewise acquainted.
For the fine arts, and especially for the belles-lettres, he entertained a profound contempt.
When I am oppressed by the boredom of belles-lettres I am glad to turn to something else.
The field of belles-lettres was his native province; its atmosphere was most congenial to his tastes.