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Elected silence the autobiography of Thomas Merton. by Thomas Merton

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Published by Hollis and Carter in London .
Written in English

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Number of Pages334
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ELECTED Silence, sing to me: And beat upon my whorlèd ear, Pipe me to pastures still and be: The music that I care to hear. Shape nothing, lips; be lovely-dumb: 5: It is the shut, the curfew sent: From there where all surrenders come: Which only makes you eloquent. Be shellèd, eyes, with double dark: And find the uncreated light. Elected Silence. The autobiography of Thomas Merton [Thomas Merton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notesPrice: $ Elected silence: The autobiography of Thomas Merton [Merton, Thomas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Elected silence: The autobiography of Thomas Merton5/5(2). The Seven Storey Mountain is a book one reads with a pencil so as to make it one's own." Evelyn Waugh also greatly (although not uncritically) admired the book and its author. He admired the book so much, he edited the autobiography for a British audience and published it as Elected : Thomas Merton.

London; England: Hollis & Carter, ppclean tight copy brown covers gilt to title and publishers name top/bottom spine Elected Silence poem from former reader enclosed minuscule bumping to lower spine. Seventh Impression. Hard Cover/No Jacket. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.   An “elected” silence is a chosen silence, a silence not forced on someone, but chosen by them. Hopkins addresses that chosen silence as if it were a person, saying “Chosen silence, sing to me.” He asks Silence to “beat upon my whorled ear,” meaning to let him hear not sounds, but silence. OCLC Number: Notes: Abridged version of: The Seven storey mountain. New York, "Universe Books"--Cover. Description: pages ; 18 cm. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Merton, Thomas, Elected silence (OCoLC) Named Person.

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