Thursday, February 23, 2006

GUTENBERG: 550th Anniversary of First Pinting

... of the Bible and the beginning of mass production of books. Looking back from where we sit, this is both a sweet (Christianity) and sour (pornography) proposition.

Gutenberg Bible, Library of Congress Gutenberg Bible, St. Jerome
The photos above are the Library of Congress's copy of the bible (on the left) and the first page of the Gospel of St. Jerome (on the right).

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