Why No Chairs In The Bible?
Chairs, Anti-Computers, Astronomy, Lithuania, Bicycles, Athletes, Film
|Oct 26, 2018|
Vybarr Cregan-Reid | Conversation | 26th October 2018
"Why are there no chairs in the Bible, or in all of Homer? Nor are there any in Shakespeare’s Hamlet – written in 1599. But by the middle of the 19th century, it is a completely different story. Charles Dickens’s Bleak House suddenly has 187 of them. Now chairs are ev…