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intellectual

1. Pert. to the mind.
2. Possessing intellect.
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For example, one of the letters in A Man of Letters is from my friend and fellow economist Walter Williams, mentioning that he learned of a teaching hospital near him that had an unwritten policy against giving a failing grade to any black medical student.
The disintegration of the literary culture of the nineteenth century was accompanied by the gradual disappearance after 1900 of the man of letters himself.
Expect once-raced Gatwick, Galvanise, Man of Letters to prove serious rivals.
The range of Johnson's interests will surprise some who think of him only as a crusader for racial justice within the United States and as a man of letters.
These included Martha Stewart, who is about as fascinating as a pastry bag, man of letters Michael Crichton, and Kerri Strug, who was gutsy at the Olympics--but fascinating?
Historian, geographer, and man of letters who became a local sultan under the Mamluk Empire.
Rather, Donne's gloved right hand is tucked under his left elbow, in conventional melancholic pose, and in the lower right quadrant of the portrait, albeit darkly painted, can be seen not the accoutrements of a man of letters but the pommel of a gentleman's sword.
Rubin's portrait of the young Van Doren poignantly captures the demise of the genteel tradition itself; she concludes he was "less dishonest than lost-an uneasy, floundering figure whose outward resemblance to an Emersonian man of letters concealed his inability to sustain that tradition in post-World War II America.
Resident Director of the Academy, Qadir Buksh Soomro on the occasion said the vacuum created with the demise of Aali will never be filled as he was not only a man of letters but also an excellent human being.
Which famous man of letters said: "When a Committee become in 1906?
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ALL the twenty-first century instruments agree that in this cybernetic age that quaint Victorian artefact, that wily old literary bird, the Man of Letters, has virtually joined the inept dodo and misfortunate great auk, along with the woolly mammoth and the muffin-man, in the categories of extinction.