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Author QuotedE. M. Forster
Title QuotedAbinger Harvest
Date (Year/Month/Day)1960/09/25
ImprintNew York : [s.n.]. 1953
QuotationReading Lorca again-what a marvelous poet, so alive, so much strength and vividness and sound. I can think of no modern poet that gives me more genuine poetic satisfaction. Wholeness. Primitive and modern. Beauty. Toughness. Music. Substance. Variety. Originality. Character. Color. Andalusian weather. Finished Abinger Harvest, embarrassed a little by the pageant but loved all the rest of it. Finished Isaias
JournalTurning Toward the World: The Pivotal Years. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 4, 1960-1963.; Edited by Victor A. Kramer. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1996, p. 52
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