Usage examples for bursar

  1. He felt no disposition to interfere, though the venerable mass of St Ga- tien's seemed in momentary peril, and the noise was enough to waken the dead, let alone the Bursar of Oriel. – The Mark Of Cain by Andrew Lang
  2. Carry Dr. Morley's note to the bursar. – Hetty Wesley by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  3. My most cordial thanks are due to him, to the Warden and to the Bursar, for their kindness in allowing me access to the library, and also to all the documents referring to it. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark
  4. Certainty he was first Junior and then Senior Bursar for a time, while the tower was building, 1492- 1504. But the scandal that he had to resign his bursarship for misappropriation of funds in connection with the tower may certainly be rejected. – The Charm of Oxford by J. Wells
  5. Now the Bursar would send for the cook, and they would mingle their tears together." – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  6. This collection would be made at the end of term; and the name survives, attached to the solemn day of doom we have described, though the college dues are now collected by the bursar at the beginning of each term. – Oxford by Lang, Andrew
  7. J. A. Galbraith, S. F. T. C. D., Bursar, Freeman's Journal, March 6, 1882, and also " Statement to the Chief Secretary." – The Commercial Restraints of Ireland by John Hely Hutchinson
  8. But he is not confronted by a publican or barmaid; only a grave underling of the college bursar, who silently records " Brown, orange, 2d. – An American at Oxford by John Corbin
  9. On the first landing the bursar trod on a small terrier belonging to a fast freshman, and the dog naturally thereupon bit the bursar's leg; while his master and other enfants perdus, taking advantage of the diversion, rushed down the dark stairs, past the party of order, and into the quadrangle, where they scattered amidst a shout of laughter. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  10. By that token 'twas Segrim the bursar. – The Armourer's Prentices by Charlotte Mary Yonge
  11. I. That every Bursar have yearly payed him for his maintenance 100. l. – The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  12. I save them from my dinner, Mr. Bursar- I save them. – Philistia by Grant Allen
  13. His old friend the Bursar wrote him back a joking letter, recommending him to put more fire into his sermons and thus to preach his enemy down. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  14. The said College in Cambridge shall be a corporation consisting of seven persons, to wit, a President, five Fellows, and a Treasurer or Bursar. – A Collection of College Words and Customs by Benjamin Homer Hall
  15. He's bursar of his college, isn't he, Ernest? – Philistia by Grant Allen
  16. Our bursar will inform you of the conditions attaching to the post. – The Aspirations of Jean Servien by Anatole France
  17. There he organized all that students organize, and was called in at last by the Bursar of his college to reorganize the commissariat, which he did with such success that the college saved five thousand dollars a year. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009