But the cultivation of tobacco is confined almost exclusively to the valleys of the Connecticut and Housatonic rivers, and these lands are constantly and expensively treated with nitrogenous fertilizers; the grades raised are the broad-leaf and the Habana seed-leaf wrappers, which, excepting the Florida growth from Sumatra seed, are the nearest domestic approach to the imported Sumatra.
influence, and to the entertainments given at the many playhouses may be added the masques so expensively produced at court and by the lawyers at the inns of court.
Largely owing to activity in public works Boston has long been the most expensively governed of American cities.
She had a very lovely voice which had been expensively cultivated.
These boat-pans were for many years almost everywhere employed, and did their work quite well, but rather expensively.