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Author QuotedAugustine Baker
Title QuotedInner Life and the Writings of Dame Gertrude More / dom Benedict Weld-Blundell, ed.
Date (Year/Month/Day)1963/08/23
ImprintLondon : R. & T. Washbourne. 1910
QuotationHowever, I had a good morning (yesterday) working on Baker's life of Dame Gertrude More-a very wise and beautiful book, and strikingly original. A fine, free, courageous spirituality, so unlike the hidebound continental manuals of piety. And really "monastic."
JournalDancing in the Water of Life: Seeking Peace in the Hermitage. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 5, 1963-1965.; Edited by Robert E. Daggy. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1997, p. 12
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