Books by or about Thomas Merton are so many these are but a few:


New Seeds of Contemplation

by Thomas Merton - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1972
The book takes a compelling yet thoughtful look at a wide variety of spiritual themes, but is -- like most of Merton's writings -- devoid of theorizing.

The Seven Storey Mountain

The Seven Storey Mountain

by Thomas ( Merton - Biography & Autobiography - 1978 - 429 pages
One man's search to find his role in the world is revealed in the writer's portrait of his youthful political activism and entry into a Trappist...

The Asian Journal of Thomas Merton

Zen and the Birds of Appetite

Zen and the Birds of Appetite

by Thomas Merton - Philosophy - 1968
In this collection of essays Merton wrote about complex Asian concepts with a Western directness.

The Way of Chuang Tzu

The Way of Chuang Tzu

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 1969 - 159 pages
"200 ejemplares, numerados a mano."

The Intimate Merton: His Life from His Journals

by Thomas Merton - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 448 pages
This text tells the life of Merton, well-known "spiritual traveller," in his
own words from 1939 to his death in 1968.

Thoughts in Solitude

Thoughts in Solitude

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 1993
In thirty-seven concise and beautifully written chapters, Thomas Merton explores the
meaning of interior solitude and its necessary role in bringing every life...

Contemplative Prayer

Contemplative Prayer

by Thomas Merton - Meditation - 1971 - 116 pages

Seeds of Contemplation

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 1979 - 201 pages

The New Man

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 1994 - 184 pages


The Collected Poems of Thomas Merton

by Thomas Merton - Poetry - 1977 - 1088 pages
Includes indexes.

The Silent Life

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 1975 - 178 pages
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy; London : Burns and Oates,
1957.

In The Dark Before Dawn: New Selected Poems of Thomas Merton

In The Dark Before Dawn: New Selected Poems of Thomas Merton

by Thomas Merton, Lynn R. Szabo - Poetry - 2005 - 25253 pages
In the Dark Before Dawn: New Selected Poems of Thomas Merton is not only double the size of Merton's earlier Selected Poems (1967), it also arranges his...

Journals of Thomas Merton

No Man Is an Island

No Man Is an Island

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 2002 - 288 pages
A recapitulation of his earlier work Seeds of Contemplation, this collection of sixteen
essays plumbs aspects of human spirituality.

Contemplation in a World of Action

Contemplation in a World of Action

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 1999 - 280 pages
The spiritual and psychological insights of these essays were nurtured in a monastic
milieu, but their issues are universally human.

The Wisdom of the Desert: Sayings from the Desert Fathers of the Fourth Century

Dialogues With Silence: Prayers & Drawings

Dialogues With Silence: Prayers & Drawings

by Thomas Merton - Religion - 2004 - 208 pages
There is no other Merton devotional like this, and the paperback edition will be elegantly designed and packaged.

The Inner Experience: Notes on Contemplation

The Inner Experience: Notes on Contemplation

by Thomas Merton, William H. Shannon - Religion - 2004 - 192 pages
Now in paperback, revised and redesigned: This is Thomas Merton's last book, in which he draws on both Eastern and Western traditions to explore the hot...

The Literary Essays of Thomas Merton

The Literary Essays of Thomas Merton

by Thomas Merton - Literary Collections - 1985
Merton's stature as a critic, however, was not fully appreciated until the publication in 1981 of the first collection of his distinct literary essays, now...

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