"There is much pleasure in useless knowledge." — Bertrand Russell
August 19, 2004 | Gutenberg Gems | By: Mark VandeWettering
Project Gutenberg recently completed scanning the Bible Illustrations of Gustav Dore. While I prefer illustrations of crazy scientists and proto-hominid skeletons, you might find something of interest here, although his Last Supper lacks some of the panache of Da Vinci’s.
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