John Carter wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Jul 2007, M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote:
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>> The only language I ever truly fell in love with was Lisp 1.5. It's been
>> downhill ever since. :)
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> Well, it was the lisp in lisp interpreter in the original Mcarthy book
> that I fell in love with. (No, you can't have my copy)
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> However the joy in Joy interpreter trumps even that.
>   http://www.latrobe.edu.au/philosophy/phimvt/joy/jp-joyjoy.html
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> Ps: Your taste is Impeccable Sir.
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I do have the MIT Press Lisp 1.5 manual and McCarthy's two papers on
Lisp. I more or less don't like Common Lisp -- it's just too bloated. So
I think I'm more a Schemer now.