Sentence Examples


  • Why betray the incognito of this modest country-side without historical association or picturesque sites to commend it to the antiquary or the tourist?
  • John Aubrey, the antiquary, chronicles that the sisters of Sir John Suckling, the courtier-poet, once went to the bowling-green in Piccadilly, crying, "for fear he should lose all their portions."
  • The chief place of interest to the antiquary is Devenish Island in Lough Erne, about 2 m.
  • WILLIAM BORLASE (1695-1772), English antiquary and naturalist, was born at Pendeen in Cornwall, of an ancient family, on the 2nd of February 1695.
  • ROBERT STEPHEN HAWKER (1803-1874), English antiquary and poet, was born at Stoke Damerel, Devonshire, on the 3rd of December 1803.

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