02 April 2010

la bibliothèque de Nicolás Gómez Dávila


Aesthetic Traditionalist said...

Nicolás Gómez Dávila was a man of wit and style. He spoke 16 languages, and his personal library numbered over 30,000 volumes, ranging from classical Greek, Latin to Sanskrit.

Lacroix said...

and as my mother comented on him once: ... and from the most noble of families around Bogota