EPISTOLARY in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of EPISTOLARY
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epistolary
 a.  consisting of letters; written in form of or carried on by letters
Classic Sentence:
1  on the outside of the south wall of that place of incarceration on civil process, the day after tomorrow, at seven in the evening, precisely, my object in this epistolary communication is accomplished.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 49. I AM INVOLVED IN MYSTERY
2  Mr. Micawber's enjoyment of his epistolary powers, in describing this unfortunate state of things, really seemed to outweigh any pain or anxiety that the reality could have caused him.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 52. I ASSIST AT AN EXPLOSION
Example Sentence:
1  The book is a modern epistolary novel that uses letters, telegrams, and newspaper clippings to tell the hero's story.
2  Samuel Richardson's novels are all epistolary in form.