Under The Sun

Saturday, October 11, 2003

The best book epigraph I have ever seen. To Cosmonaut Keep, a Ken MacLeod novel about extraterrestrial colonization, quoted without attribution:

"and one of the chiefe trees or posts at the right side of the entrance had the barke taken off, and 5 foote from the ground in fayre Capitall letters was graven CROATOAN without any crosse or signe of distress"

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