Usage examples for latterly

  1. Queerly enough, these original limestone soils have latterly been going into the acid class through loss of their distinctive elements, and they, too, have become dependent upon means for the correction of acidity. – Right Use of Lime in Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  2. They would probably have been annually in use in the picking season up to the present time had it not been that the low prices ruling latterly have rendered a crop which requires so much labour, knowledge, and supervision, not worth growing. – Grain and Chaff from an English Manor by Arthur H. Savory
  3. There are plenty of gommiers still; but the difficulty of transporting them to the shore has latterly caused a demand for the gommiers of Dominica. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  4. In the next place, Doctor McMurdoch, are you aware of any difference of opinion which had arisen latterly between Sir Charles and his daughter? – Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer
  5. A writer in the Quarterly Review, soon after his death, related that latterly people avoided alluding to Savoy and Nice before him; the subject caused him such evident pain. – Cavour by Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
  6. His father was a teacher of mathematics, and was latterly chief magistrate of Greenock. – Lectures on Popular and Scientific Subjects by John Sutherland Sinclair, Earl of Caithness
  7. Latterly he had seen much, but he had reflected more. – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne
  8. What fortitude did it require latterly to endure my situation, when, though no longer his wife, I was obliged to seem so in the eyes of the world! – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  9. Latterly he certainly . – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. Then think how little we saw of him whilst they were abroad; he was always at school, or spending the holidays with Aunt Robert, and latterly even farther off, and only coming sometimes for an hour or two to see us. – Scenes and Characters by Charlotte M. Yonge
  11. And now, with his mind made up to his course of action, an intense impatience to put his plan into effect, an irritation at the useless twistings and turnings of the car that had latterly become more frequent, took hold upon him. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  12. Latterly, within the last week or two, ideas of what love meant had forced themselves upon her mind. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  13. After having accepted my addresses at first, Janet had once or twice written to me; latterly, however, she had not written herself- all her messages were through Virginia's letters, or, perhaps, she would add a little postscript. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  14. There had been no expression of sympathy for the discarded friend; it was too evident, recalling what had latterly passed between us, that the young woman's sole desire, and a perfectly natural desire, was to recover her missing treasure. – The Triumphs of Eugène Valmont by Robert Barr
  15. Latterly this was Victor Emmanuel's own way of feeling towards Cavour. – Cavour by Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
  16. He gradually lost that facility which characterized his work, and latterly yielded to proposals to illustrate boys' literature of a rather low class. – 'Phiz' (Hablot Knight Browne), a Memoir. by Fred. G. Kitton
  17. " As it is a pity that this impression should be allowed to gain ground, and as you were latterly the most intimate friend my dearest sister possessed, I venture to put you in possession of the facts. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  18. Yes, Prince; latterly I have thought that I can think so. – Royal Highness by Thomas Mann