1 At all events, if it involved any secret information in regard to old Roger Chillingworth, it was in a tongue unknown to the erudite clergyman, and did but increase the bewilderment of his mind.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneGet Context In XII. THE MINISTER'S VIGIL
2 She was learned, erudite, wise, competent, curiously proficient in history, crammed with Latin, stuffed with Greek, full of Hebrew, and more of a Benedictine monk than a Benedictine nun.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 6: CHAPTER VII—SOME SILHOUETTES OF THIS DARKNESS
3 Dr. Johnson never attained to that erudition; Noah Webster's ark does not hold it.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 53. The Gam.
4 He was learned even to erudition, and almost an Orientalist.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 4: CHAPTER I—A GROUP WHICH BARELY MISSED BECOMING HISTORIC