Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1600
estival, gumshoe, liminal, incunabulum
'Um, shoo,' he whispered liminally, blowing away an estival spider slowly abseiling through the haze of a late afternoon towards the dusty incunabulum set before him on the lectern; but detecting a peevish 'tut-tut' of monastic disapprobrium from within the adjacent carrel he thought it best to exit innominate, new gumshoes betraying his departure by squealing at every pained step.
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