Ye Olde Alma Mater

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BibliOdyssey is displaying thirteen interesting engravings of late 16th century university life.

The trouble with the modern education system is that there is far too little attention paid to jousting and quarterstaff combat.

Agreed.  And I’m sure that somewhere in that set, you can see the varsity Footballe Teame giving a monster codpiece-wedgie to some poor freshman in tights.

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