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Author QuotedHenri Watson Fowler
Title QuotedDictionary of Modern English Usage
Date (Year/Month/Day)1950/01/28
Imprint[S.l.] : Oxford University Press. 1926
QuotationIt is some time since I have given an account of myself. [Tom] Burns sent a copy of Fowler and I am very grateful. I am studying it with much amusement and profit. I remember enjoying it when I dipped into it in past years. In those days I was mostly interested in his wit. That Graves and Hodge book is very helpful.
Quotation SourceThe Courage for Truth: Letters of Thomas Merton to Writers.; Selected and edited by Christine M. Bochen. / New York : Farrar Straus Giroux. 1993, p. 15
Letter toEvelyn Waugh
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