Roger Ascham Quote

In our fathers' time nothing was read but books of feigned chivalry,
wherein a man by reading should be led to none other end, but only
to manslaughter and bawdry.


The English Works of Roger Ascham: Preceptor to Queen Elizabeth (ed. 1815)

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