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Author QuotedThomas Trahern
Title QuotedCenturies, Poems and Thanksgivings
Date (Year/Month/Day)1965/10/03
ImprintOxford : Clarendon Press. 1958
QuotationNow that I go to answer your letter I find that I have misplaced it, but I think most of the points are in my mind. But first of all thanks very much indeed for the two books. Of course I like [Thomas] Traherne very much; I have the Centuries. I will try to find a copy of an essay I did on the English mystics and send it along. I have asked someone to send more copies of the ones you asked for, and you ought to have them by now. The book by Fingarette looks particularly interesting. I am just getting into it and I can see that it will be stimulating and probably very helpful to me.
JournalThe Hidden Ground of Love: The Letters of Thomas Merton on Religious Experience and Social Concerns.; Selected and edited by William H. Shannon. / New York : Farrar Straus Giroux. 1985, p. 518
Link to Merton's Copy https://merton.bellarmine.edu/s/Merton/item/  [full text]