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Merton's Correspondence with:

Dom James R. Wicksteed; Dom James Wicksteed; Dom Samson Wicksteed, Samson, Dom

Wicksteed, James R. (Samson), Dom, O.C.S.O.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1966-1967, 1972
Volume: 10 item(s); 13 pg(s)

Scope and Content


Dom James R. (Samson) Wicksteed was editor of Cistercian Studies and writes from the Abbey, Caldey Island, in Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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Related Information and Links

See also one published letter from Merton to Wicksteed in The School of Charity, pp. 302-303.

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. 1966/05/15 TLS to Merton I believe Father Charles Dumont has told you that he has unloaded the English edition «detailed view»
2. 1966/05/27 TL[c] from Merton Many thanks for your letter of May 15. Yes, I had heard about the English Collectanea and am glad «detailed view»
3. 1966/08/15 TLS to Merton Many thanks for your two notes and for the article. I entirely agree with it, and it badly needs «detailed view»
4. 1966/09/27 TL[c] from Merton This is father a good paper on "Training in the Life of Prayer" by Msgr Dalrymple, who is spiritual «detailed view»
5. 1966/12/13 TLS to Merton Many thanks for your card of the 3rd and for the article which I shall be very glad to publish early «detailed view»
6. 1967/10/19 TLS to Merton Thanks for your letter of the 14th which has just arrived. «detailed view»
7. 1967/10/30 TL[c] from Merton Thanks for yours of the 19th. It was held up a bit in reaching me, but I should have answered «detailed view»
8. 1967/11/03 TLS to Merton Many thanks for your note; have sent off the correction and hope it will reach the printer in time. «detailed view»
9. 1967/11/22 TL[c] from Merton I hope this delay in answering is no inconvenience: I have been tied up in a lot of things, «detailed view»
10. 1972/10/21 TLS to Center from Wicksteed, James Thank you for your letter of August 7th which has just reached me. My correspondence with Thomas «detailed view»

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