from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who is engaged in literary pursuits.
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A literarian from Liverpool who had travelled down that morning, grumbled about the slowness of the bidding, though he admitted that it was swifter than at a Manchester auction house.
“Well, uh, I don’t like to brag about the more literary . . . er, literarian side of me,” Gulliver replied shyly.