He was not merely an astronomer and a geographer, but a poet and grammarian as well.
Thalcave was silent, and gazed at the geographer with an air of profound surprise.
He was skilled as a mathematician and geographer, and also excelled as a musician.
"I don't want to hurt your feelings, my friend," said the geographer smiling.
In the next century the Arabian geographer, Yakut, describes it as deserted.
The town is mentioned by the Arab geographer, Masudi, in the 10th century.
The geographer had no reason to regret his walk, or complain of its length.
The geographer could count some scores of rivers so named—point them out on any map.
The geographer perceived this in a discussion on the subject with the major.
Why, Peterkin, you must have studied hard in early life to be so good a geographer.