Much like Petraeus, Allen was known as a soldier with a scholarly side.
But this scholarly squabble quickly grew ugly with the discovery of Kennewick Man in 1996.
For thousands of years, people have had scholarly debates about what constitutes beauty.
Until the rigorous, scholarly biography appears, this one will do just fine.
In 2001 I published American Sympathy, a scholarly book about friendship between men in early American literature.
That remarkable man was as masterly in his scholarly recreations as in his statesmanship.
He had a crooked grin, out of place beneath his scholarly glasses.
But as he filtered through the scholarly mind in trickling drops, oh, he was so sweet!
I know which is most scholarly; but I do not know which is best.
The most of these depended on a stately and scholarly diction to attract attention.