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Author QuotedBoris Pasternak
Title QuotedI Remember: Sketch for an Autobiography
Date (Year/Month/Day)1958/12/15
Imprint[S.l.] : [s.n.]. 1959
QuotationKurt W. [Wolff] has sent me the Essai autobiographique [written as the introduction to A Sketch for an Autobiography and published separately in 1958] and I am reading it with great pleasure. In my turn I am sending you a book of mine, also autobiographical in character, called The Sign of Jonas. It may take a little time to get there. New Directions may also send you a small volume of my poems, of which I am by no means proud.
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. 93
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