Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Laughlin, James" file

Single Item Record for the Date:

Series:  1  Original Merton-Laughlin Correspondence with occasional letters from others copied to Merton.

Type:  TL[x] - Xerox copy of a typed letter (not signed).

To/From:  to Merton from "Laughlin, James"-->

# of pages:  2

Published in:  

First Lines:  "Please forgive me for not having written for such a long time. Things have been in such a terrible"

Contents:  printer's layout for Seeds of Contemplation / on Dom James Fox's approval for Merton to continue writing / corrections for A Man in the Divided Sea / finding a place for the Carthusians in western Pennsylvania on mountain land of Laughlin's mother, but that "she would take a good deal of persuading"

Language:  English

Source or donor:  Harvard University, Houghton Library

Date received:  2010/05/25

Date added:  

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Laughlin, James:" Series 1:    1948/September/20