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  • She talked to Dean as if any fool out here in the wilderness should be fully versed in everyone else's activity.
  • In all parts of history in which he was best versed Vico pursues a stricter and more scientific method, and arrives at safer conclusions.
  • 1480), a commentator with kabbalistic tendencies but versed in Aristotle, Averroes and Christian doctrine.
  • His grandfather was a man of ability, an enterprising merchant of London, one of the commissioners of customs under the Tory ministry during the last four years of Queen Anne, and, in the judgment of Lord Bolingbroke, as deeply versed in the " commerce and finances of England " as any man of his time.
  • Firdousi's own education eminently qualified him for the gigantic task which he subsequently undertook, for he was profoundly versed in the Arabic language arid 1'itefature and had also studied deeply the Pahlavi or Old Persian, and was conversant with the ancient historical records which existed in that tongue.

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