An Egyptian #book restorer salvages burnt and damaged books at the Institute of Egypt in central #Cairo after the world-famous center caught fire. Culture Heritage, Book Restoration, Caught Fire, Book Survival, Damaged Book, Cairo, Restoration Salvaged, Center Caught, Egyptian Book
An Egyptian book restorer lays out burned and damaged books to dry in the garden of the Institut d'Egypte on Monday after a fire over the weeked nearly gutted the building and destroyed much of its contents.
"The truth is that even big collections of ordinary books distort space... The relevant equation is: Knowledge = power = energy = matter = mass; a good bookshop is just a genteel Black Hole that knows how to read." - Terry Pratchett, Guards! Guards! <------ Thank you for the TP quote!
Hey @Katie Ukrop, @Mary Fleming, @Maggie Smith and @Quirk Gallery...LOOK AT THESE! Can we get them, please?