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 musician too and has all the accomplishments.
The book-learned student will rather trust to what he sees in a book than to the witness of his own eyes.
It is probably a scarce book; but possibly some of your book-learned correspondents may help me to the author's name.
But then it will require the experience to give your book-learned wisdom its full force.
Book-learned and a scribbler, and looking at people as I saw them as visiters or visiting, I thought I knew a great deal of it.
But the sweaters and spouters between 'em spoil that in this book-learned age.