For Example, The Brothers Karamazov, The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna, and The Diamond Sutra

by Mark Chmiel

“The fault I find with our journalism is that it forces us to take an interest in some fresh triviality or other every day, whereas only three or four books in a lifetime give us anything that is of real importance.”

–Charles Swann, in Marcel Proust, Swann’s Way, pp. 27-28
trans. Moncrieff, and Kilmartin

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