- We have, in preceding pages, had occasion to mention the revered name of William Herschel in connection with various branches of astronomy; but we have hitherto designedly postponed any more explicit reference to this extraordinary man until we had arrived at the present stage of our work. - "The Story of the Heavens", Robert Stawell Ball.
- One point only remains, the handling of which may complete a treatment which is designedly kept down in detail. - "The English Novel", George Saintsbury.
- The stones are, no doubt, designedly acquired as a disguise and so represent another form of life insurance. - "Tropic Days", E. J. Banfield.