'The Foolish Bibliomaniac' gothic woodcut from DAS NARRENSCHIFF (1494) / The Ship of Fools by Sebastian BRANT (Author. Germany, 1457-1521) via Project Gutenberg. "I have but one pleasure. To have a huge amount of books tho I learn nothing from them - not wisdom, insight or the will of God. Then I despise them. Thus I am a fool as are all that wear this guise." [OE trans/interpretation by pfb] Brandt bio & book summary: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sebastian_Brant Complete text at link.