Silence in Heaven: A Book of the Monastic Life.

By: Merton, Thomas.

Price: $18.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


4to - 25.5 x 19 cm.; 68 pages of text and 90 black and white plates all paginated separately. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and a gilt decoration on the front board. From the title page: "text by Thomas Merton with 90 photographs and many texts from religious writings. " The translation from the French is done by Phyllis Cummins and the book was first published in France by B. Arthaud of Grenoble. The work was edited by a monk from "L'Abbaye de la Pierre-Qui-Vire". The library markings are a stamp on the title page, stamp on the text block tail edge and attachments on the back end papers. Tape stains on the corners of the end papers. Mild wear to the extremities - board corners and spine crown and heel though the spine and the adjacent areas of the boards are quite faded. The interior is otherwise clean and the binding is sound. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: Silence in Heaven: A Book of the Monastic Life.

Author Name: Merton, Thomas.

Categories: Catholic - Cistercian,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, UK., Thames and Hudson.: 1956

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Size: Ex-Library

Seller ID: 30552

Keywords: Catholic Merton; Catholic; First Edition; Trappist; Monks; Monastic; OCSO; Monasticism; Vocation; Trappestine; Cistercian