Thomas Merton and Boris Pasternak
Naomi Burton Stone and Lydia Pasternak Slater, editors
Six Letters
King Library Press, Lexington, 1973


Edited by Naomi Burton Stone for the Trustees of the Merton Legacy Trust; and by Lydia Pasternak Slater on behalf of the sons of Boris Pasternak in Moscow with acknowledgment to Farrar, Straus & Giroux for permission to quote in her Introduction from Disputed Questions by Thomas Merton, copyright © 1953, 1959, 1960, The Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani. Copyright notices (1) The three letters of Boris Pasternak to Thomas Merton, and the Introduction by Lydia Pasternak Slater, copyright © 1973, by Lydia Pasternak Slater. (2) The three letters of Thomas Merton to Boris Pasternak and the Foreword by Naomi Burton Stone, copyright © 1973, by the Trustees of the Merton Legacy Trust.


Composition, press work, and binding by Gray Zeitz, Mabel B. DuPriest, Travis DuPriest, Margaret A. Williams, Ida Nieves-Collazo, Christopher Meatyard (apprentices to Carolyn Hammer at the King Library Press, 1972-1973). one hundred and fifty copies.


Set in 14 point ATF Caslon Oldstyle. Hosho paper. Cased in boards covered with paste papers produced at the Press. Printed label on spine.