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Merton's Correspondence with:

Fr. Denys Rackley

Rackley, Denys, Fr., O. Cart.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1963-1964
Volume: 3 item(s); 3 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Fr. Denys Rackley was a Carthusian monk of La Grande Chartreuse in southern France.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Rackley in The School of Charity, pp. 186-187.

Series List

This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1963/11/11 TLS to Merton Greetings in the Lord from the Grande Chartreuse! Lest you think that your former Frater Alberic «detailed view»
2. 1963/12/09 TAL[c] from Merton About liturgical material: I will send you the little I have. I do not think it will be up your «detailed view»
3. 1964/08/03 TLS[x] to Cumming, Hidelith, Dame, O.S.B. Greetings and peace and joy in our Lord Jesus Christ from the Grande Chartreuse! [see the "Cumming, Hildelith" file for a copy of the letter] asks Cumming to convince Merton into translating a letter of Carthusian founder St. Bruno with the same subject as Merton's translation of a letter of Guiges (i.e., Guigo I, Prior of the Grande Chartreuse, 1083?-1136) «detailed view»

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