Usage examples for classical

  1. Not like Science and Literature and Classical Music and Philosophy and Art. – Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
  2. M. Buchor has had to go to German classical musicians almost entirely, and, generally speaking, his choice has been a happy one. – Musicians of To-Day by Romain Rolland Commentator: Claude Landi
  3. Then I read quietly, usually a classical subject, till 11; and I never, even in the times when I might seem most severely pressed, sat up later. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  4. We will passical the classical and preserve what joy we have left. – The Patchwork Girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  5. All my own education was classical. – The Forerunners by Romain Rolland
  6. The creation of a formal tradition upon classical lines is never without its danger, and it is sad to find the provincial towns of France, once so varied and individual in artistic expression, writing to Paris for designs and advice. – Reviews by Oscar Wilde
  7. He was a most distinguished classical scholar as well as poet. – Personal Recollections, from Early Life to Old Age, of Mary Somerville by Mary Somerville
  8. Lilly had to undress, as she had often done before, and pose in numerous attitudes, both classical and the reverse. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  9. London, 1850. Anthon, C.: Classical Dictionary. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  10. It takes the sort of man you are to strike classical attitudes. – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  11. You know best- only, don't make it too classical. – The Air Trust by George Allan England
  12. This is the opposite of the belief of the classical school. – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  13. This was a classical tradition and was one which well applied to the Greek and Latin languages. – Oscar Wilde by Leonard Cresswell Ingleby
  14. He was determined to obtain a classical education. – Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
  15. In the case of the New Testament, a knowledge of classical Greek will not be sufficient. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows
  16. Some of the cootie stories have become classical, like this one which was told from the North Sea to the Swiss border. – A Yankee in the Trenches by R. Derby Holmes
  17. That there should be a disposition here to look coldly upon the old- fashioned classical education is not wonderful. – Town Life in Australia 1883 by R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
  18. But his most interesting, and probably his most valuable work, the Lives of the Twelve Caesars, has made him one of the most widely known of the later classical writers. – Latin Literature by J. W. Mackail
  19. Five of those in the select courses are giving their attention chiefly to scientific studies and modern languages and literature; the sixth to classical work. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  20. She is attired in the classical figurante's costume. – Promenades of an Impressionist by James Huneker