Friday, April 11, 2008

Shelf life

“Entering one’s study and touching the books can brighten one’s mood even if one is unable to read regularly.” —King Chongjo (r. 1776–1800)

Great quote (and image) to start the day—thanks to Karen Rosenberg's NYT review of the Korean scholarly screens exhibit at the Met.

(Read more on Chongjo by Parkus Grammaticus.)

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