How to use D'Avenant in a sentence
They included both William Davenant, a godson of Shakespeare and Sir John Suckling, the inventor of the card game cribbage.
This was the method established by Mr. Davenant; and as far as it goes, it certainly is a good one.
"Well, if he doesn't make more of this conversation than I do, he won't make much," said Miss Davenant.
Davenant, in his "Love and Honour," had portrayed a mental and spiritual struggle between those potent forces.A Book of Burlesque|Willam Davenport Adams
"You will gain nothing by this attitude," said Miss Davenant.
Miss Davenant from the Hall wants a word with you—about your dawg, sir, as I understand.