Date: Mon, 28 Jul 1997 13:32:49 -0500 From: Mark Mandel Subject: dumb nitpick, I'm really sorry ;-)\ In seeking the origin of the aphorism "Less is more", Duane Campbell and Alan Baragona mentioned [Ludwig Mies] Van Der Rohe. Confusingly, "Mies" is part of his surname, so he's properly referred to as "Mies Van Der Rohe", not "Van Der Rohe". -- Dr. Whom: Consulting Linguist, Grammarian, Orthoepist, and Philological Busybody [a.k.a.] Mark A. Mandel : Senior Linguist : mark[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Dragon Systems, Inc. : speech recognition : +1 617 965-5200 320 Nevada St., Newton, MA 02160, USA : Personal home page: