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Merton's Correspondence with:

James Fitzsimmons; Jim Fitzsimmons; Fitzsimmons, Jim

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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1965-1966
Volume: 20 item(s); 29 pg(s)

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James Fitzsimmons was editor of The Lugano Review and writes from Switzerland.

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#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1964/no/no? TNS to Merton Would be honoured if you would send us some poems, perhaps some photographs of drawings too, [verso: subscription card and description of the The Lugano Review, a sister publication of Art International] «detailed view»
2. 1965/01/01 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for letting me know about your new LUGANO REVIEW. I will keep you in mind when I have «detailed view»
3. 1965/01/09 TLS to Merton I was delighted to receive your letter and the things you sent, and shall look forward to working «detailed view»
4. 1965/01/14 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for your letter of the 9th. I am quite interested in a few books to review, just as long as «detailed view»
5. 1965/01/29 TLS to Merton Things have been a bit hectic of late and I'm not sure whether I answered your letter of the 14th «detailed view»
6. 1965/02/03 TL[c] from Merton Your letter just came in, and I have finally got some decent prints of the drawings which I am «detailed view»
7. 1965/04/05 TALS to Merton Am wondering why I haven't heard from you lately and hope you are well. Perhaps you have been «detailed view»
8. 1965/04/08 TL[c] from Merton Actually I was going to write to you today anyway if your letter had not come in. Now with many «detailed view»
9. 1965/04/29 TL[c] from Merton Here is the text of the Chuang Tzu imitations I have been doing. This is not yet the whole book, «detailed view»
10. 1965/05/02 TLS to Merton Thanks for your long and informative letter of April 8th. Would have replied before but have been «detailed view»
11. 1965/05/06 TLS to Merton A hasty note (because I am buried in work) to let you know that the Chuang-Tzu "imitations" arrived «detailed view»
12. 1965/05/31 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for your letter of May 6th and the one that preceded it by a couple of days. I have done no «detailed view»
13. 1965/12/17 TAL[c] from Merton You did not answer me about that Zen review article, but I have written it anyway and I think it is «detailed view»
14. 1966/01/04 HLS to Merton Many thanks for the Zen article. Of course I will use it, and right away. I regret only that you «detailed view»
15. 1966/02/18 TAL[c] from Merton Your letter of the 4th reached me after I had mailed back the proofs, and I think you are right that «detailed view»
16. 1966/02/25 TANS to Merton Thank you for your kind letter. Mine was written in the slough of despond that one finds oneself in «detailed view»
17. 1966/08/17 TL[c] from Merton The new Lugano came yesterday and I am very happy with it. An excellent issue. I am most «detailed view»
18. 1966/08/22 TLS to Merton The double number I had sent off to you a couple of weeks ago or so may well be the last of TLR. «detailed view»
19. 1966/08/25 TLS to Merton Your very gratifying letter of the 17th to hand. Am permitting myself to quote your praise «detailed view»
20. 1966/09/17 TL[c] from Merton I am really very sorry indeed to hear that the LUGANO REVIEW sank and is no more. If it can surface «detailed view»

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