From their high lineage, shoemaking is named "The gentle craft."
Such is the mode, such the fashion in the gentle craft of authorship.
Earthworms are a good bait for trout, but the highflyers of the gentle craft consider it infra dig to dig them.
He adheres to the fashion of the majos, or fancy men of Andalusia, the native province of the celebrities of his gentle craft.
The call for the publication of The gentle craft, which deals with the life of the city, showed him where his strength lay.
Are not these my brave men, brave shoemakers, all gentlemen of the gentle craft?
But she was a past-master of the gentle craft of love-making and all her finesse had been to this very end.
Then tis by the gentle craft, and to call one knave gently, is no harm.
The old fellow did not stir; his little eyes watched his line eagerly; he was no novice in "the gentle craft."
I learned the use of the paddle, and became quite a proficient in the gentle craft.