Edward Gibbon Quote

My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the decent obscurity of a learned language.


Miscellaneous Works of Edw. Gibbon: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings, Composed by Himself (ed. 1796)

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My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the decent obscurity of a learned language.

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My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the decent obscurity of a learned language.

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My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the decent obscurity of a learned language.

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My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the decent obscurity of a learned language.