Shakespeare's not good enough
Kirk Sessions weren't only concerned with the behaviour of their parishioners. Sometimes they were concerned about other worldly matters, such as the content of schoolbooks.
Stonehouse Free Church, 6 December 1869
William Collins actually responded:
Stonehouse Free Church, 7th March 1870
Note to self: Check out "The Advanced Reader. Lessons in Literature and Science etc" published by Collins in 1867 next time I'm in the National Library of Scotland ...
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