[Milton-L] A bit of variety, was "the only great Christian writer this nation has produced"

James Rovira jamesrovira at gmail.com
Sat Jan 23 12:15:11 EST 2010

Ha...can't blame you for that.

Newton's popularity was amazing.  Joanna Picciotto’s “Scientific
Investigations:  Experimentalism and Paradisal Return” (2005) records
that Newton sat “for over 20 portraits and busts, of which thousands
of copies were sold” so that “Newton became a brand” (p. 48).

Jim R

On Sat, Jan 23, 2010 at 11:57 AM, Carrol Cox <cbcox at ilstu.edu> wrote:
> James Rovira wrote:
> >
> > I don't think you're really using the word "orthodox" correctly here,
> > Carrol.
> Probably not. But Pope's wonderful couplet popped into my mind & I
> wanted a peg to hang it on.
> Carroo

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