Trappist KY: Our Lady of Gethsemani, 1948. 1st Edition. Paperback. Softcover issue. Bound in blue-gray wraps lettered in maroon. 64p, illustrated with b/w photographs. Former owner's private library name stamped on endpapers and title page else a clean booklet in very good condition. Item #1232712
Written anonymously by Thomas Merton. This is Merton's fourth book, issued shortly before THE SEVEN STOREY MOUNTAIN, The book is noted as "A Guide to Trappist Life" and is effectively a recruiting piece for the Trappist Order. Ten thousand copies were printed in both hardcover and softcover. Dell'Isola A4.