[Milton-L] Bernard Lewis and Milton

Horace Jeffery Hodges horacejeffery at gmail.com
Sun Aug 5 04:55:21 EDT 2018


Bernard Lewis liked to quote Milton's Sonnet 19:

https://bit.ly/2A1xARu

"that one talent which is death to hide…lodged with me useless."

He seems to have cited it to motivate students who lacked confidence in
their talents.

(In remarks by Hughes, third paragraph down)

Jeffery Hodges
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