He feared that book learning would bring us no good, and he was called a fool for his pains.
Most of all I figures I need a heap of book learning, and it is books I wants for you to get me.
I see him growing in grace and favor, versed in book learning, expert in all noble sports and exercises.
But what book learning he obtained would never have made him a lawyer, not to say President.
Experience is ten times better than all the book learning one can muster.
They are good girls, both, and as busy as they are good; in spare moments they come up here, and take to book learning.
Of book learning Kitty had almost none, but she had native gifts.
There is book learning, false learning when it treats of military matters.
He had a first-rate corn-field education, but no book learning.
The churches met better support than the schools, "book learning" being held in small estimation by this stolid yet thrifty race.