The works

Opere di Thomas Merton in inglese e quelle pubblicate in italiano

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]Alaskan Journal of Thomas Merton, (The), Alaskan Conferences, Journals and Letters, New Directions, New York 1989.^Albert Camus’ the Plague, Seabury Press, New York 1968^Argument with the Gestapo, (My): A Macaronic Journal, Doubleday, New York 1969; italiano: Io e la Gestapo, Garzanti, 1972^Ascent to Truth, (The), Harcourt Brace, New York, 1951; italiano: Ascesa alla verità, Garzanti, 1955^Asian Journal of Thomas Merton, (The), New Directions, New York, 1973, italiano: Diario asiatico, Garzanti, 1975.^At Home in the World: The letters of Thomas Merton and Rosemary Radford Ruether, Orbis Books, New York, 1995^Balanced Life of Prayer, (A): Getsemani, 1951; italiano: Un’equilibrata vita di preghiera, Morcelliana, 1953.^Behavior of titans (The), New Directions, New York, 1961^Bread in the Wilderness, New Directions, New York, 1953; italiano: Il pane nel deserto, Garzanti, 1957.^Breakthrough to Peace: Twelve Views on the Threat of Thermonuclear Extermination, New Directions, New York, 1962^Cables to the aces, or familiar liturgies of misunderstanding, New Directions, New York, 1968; italiano: Cablogrammi e profezie, Garzanti, 1972^Catch of Anti-Letters: Thomas Merton, Robert Lax, (A), Sheed, Andrews and McMeel, , Kansas City 1978.^ Choosing to love the world. On contemplation, Boulder, CO, 2008; italiano: Scegliere di amare il mondo, Lindau, 2008^ Climate of monastic prayer (The), Cistercian Pub. Mass, 1969; italiano: Il clima della preghiera monastica, Garzanti, 1970,^ Cold war letters (The), Orbis Books, New York, 2006 ^Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander, Doubleday, New York 1966; italiano: Diario di un testimone colpevole, Garzanti, 1968^ Collected poems of Thomas Merton (The), New Directions, New York, 1977^Contemplation in a World of Action, Doubleday, New York 1971.^Courage for Truth, (The): The Letters of Thomas Merton to Writers, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1993; italiano: Il coraggio della verità, Piemme, 1996^Dancing in the Water of Life: Seeking Peace in the Hermitage: Journals V (1963-1965), Harper San Francisco, 1997.^ Dark before dawn (in the): New selected poems of Thomas Merton, New Directions, New York, 2005^Day of a Stranger, Gibbs M. Smith Pub. 1981, Salt Lake City. ^Devotions in Honor of Saint John of the Cross, Philadelphia, Jefferies & Manz,1953^ Dialogues with silence. Prayers and drawings, Harper Collins, San Francisco, 2001; italiano: Dialoghi con il silenzio. Preghiere e disegni originali dell’autore, San Paolo 2002^Disputed Questions, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, New York 1960; italiano: Problemi dello spirito, Garzanti 1962^ Early poems 1040-42, Anvil press, Ky, 1971^Eighteen Poems, New York,New Directions, 1985^ Emblems of a season of fury, New Directions, New York, 1963; italiano: Emblemi in un’età di violenza, Garzanti, 1971^Entering the Silence: Becoming a Monk and Writer: Journals II (1941-1952), Harper San Francisco, 1996^Exile Ends in Glory: The Life of a Trappistine, Mother M. Berchmans, O.C.S.O., Bruce Company, Milwaukee, 1948; italiano: L’esilio e la gloria, Morcelliana, 1952 ^Faith and Violence: Christian Teaching and Christian Practice, University of Notre Dame Press, London 1968; italiano: Fede-Resistenza-Protesta, Morcelliana, 1970 ^ Figure for an Apocalypse, Norfolk, Conn., new Directions, 1947^Gandhi on Non-Violence: A Selection from the Writings of Mahatma Gandhi, New Directions, New York 1965; italiano: Gandhi per la pace. Aforismi, Feltrinelli, 1964^Geography of Lograire, (The), New York, New Directions, 1969^ He is Risen, Argus, Ill., 1975^Hidden Ground of Love, (The): The Letters of Thomas Merton on Religious Experience and Social Concerns Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1985. ^“Honorable Reader”: Reflections on My Work, Crossroad, New York 1989. ^“Inner Experience, (The)”, Notes on contemplation, HarperCollins, San Francisco, 2003; italiano: L’esperienza interiore. Note sulla contemplazione, San Paolo, 2005^Ishi Means Man: Essays on Native Americans, Unicorn Press, Greensboro 1976. ^Intimate Merton (The) . His Life from His Journals, Harper, San Francisco, 1999; italiano: Scrivere è pensare, vivere, pregare, Garzanti, 2001^Last of the Fathers, (The): St. Bernard of Clairvaux and the Encyclical, Doctor Mellifluus Harcourt, Brace, New York, 1954. ^Learning to Love: Exploring Solitude and Freedom, Journals VI (1966-67), Harper, San Francisco, 1997^Life and Holiness Herder and Herder, New York 1963; italiano: Vita e santità, Lindau, 2009 ^Literary Essays of Thomas Merton, (The), New Directions, New York, 1981.^Living Bread, (The), Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, New York 1956; italiano: Il pane vivo, Garzanti, 1958 ^Love and Living, Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, New York, 1979.^Man in the Divided Sea, (A), New Directions, New York, 1946^Monastic journey, (The), Sheed A. and McMeel, Kansas city, 1977, italiano: Un vivere alternativo, Qiqajon, 1994 ^Mystics and Zen Masters, Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, New York 1967; italiano: Mistici e maestri zen, Garzanti, 1969.^New Man, (The), Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, New York 1961; italiano: L’uomo nuovo, Garzanti, 1963^New Seeds of Contemplation, New Directions, New York 1962; italiano: Nuovi semi di contemplazione, Lindau, 2009^No Man Is an Island, Harcourt, Brace, New York 1955; italiano: Nessun uomo è un’isola, Garzanti, 1953 ^Opening the Bible, The Liturgical Press, Collegeville, Minnesota; italiano: Leggere la Bibbia, Garzanti, 2002^Other Side of the Mountain, (The): The End of the Journey, Journal VII (1967-1968), Harper, San Francisco, 1998.^Passion for Peace: The Social Essays of Thomas Merton, New York, Crossroad, 1995.^Peace in the post christian era, Orbis Books, New York, 2004; italiano: La pace nell’era post cristiana, Qiqajon, 2005^Praying the Psalms, Liturgical Press, Collegeville, Minnesota 1956; italiano: La preghiera dei salmi, La Locusta, 1969^Preview of the Asian Journey: Thomas Merton, New York, Crossroad, 1989.^Raids on the Unspeakable, New York, New Directions, 1966. ^Redeeming the Time, Burnes & Oates, London, 1966^Révolution noire (La), Casterman, Paris, 1964; italiano: La rivoluzione negra, La Locusta, 1965^Road to Joy, (The): The Letters of Thomas Merton to New and Old Friends, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1989. ^Run to the Mountain: The Story of a Vocation, The Journals of Thomas Merton. I (1939-1941), Harper SanFrancisco, San Francisco 1995. ^School of Charity,( The): The Letters of Thomas Merton on Religious Renewal and Spiritual Direction Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1990. ^Search for Solitude, (A): Pursuing the Monk’s True Life: Journals III (1952-1960), Harper, San Francisco, 1996.^Seasons of Celebration. Meditations on the cycle of Liturgical feasts, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1965; italiano: Stagioni liturgiche, Rusconi, 1977.^Secular Journal of Thomas Merton, (The), Farrar, Strauss & Cudahy, New York 1959; italiano: Diario secolare, Garzanti, 1960^Seeking Paradise: the spirit of Shakers, Orbis, N.Y., 2003^Seeds of Contemplation, New York, New Directions, 1949; italiano: Semi di contemplazione, Garzanti, 1951^Seeds of Distruction, New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1964. italiano: Semi di distruzione, Garzanti 1966.^Selected poems of Thomas Merton, New Directions, New York, 1959; italiano: Poesie, Garzanti, 1962 ^Seven Storey Mountain, (The), Harcourt, Brace, New York 1948. italiano: La montagna dalle sette balze, Garzanti 1950^Sign of Jonas, (The), Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York 1953; italiano: Il segno di Giona, Garzanti, 1953 ^Silent Life, (The), Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, New York 1957; italiano: Vita nel silenzio, Morcelliana, 1957 ^Six letters: Boris Pasternak – Thomas Merton, King Library Press, Ky, 1973; italiano: Pasternak, La Locusta, 1975^Spiritual Direction and Meditation, The Liturgical Press, Collegeville, Minn. 1960; italiano: Direzione spiritual e meditazione, Garzanti, 1965^Springs of contemplation. A retreat at the Abbey of Gethsemani, Farrar, Strauss & Giroux, New York, 1992^Strange island (The), New Directions, New York 1957^Tears of the blind lions, New York, New Directions, 1949; alcune parti vengono inserite nel volume italiano: Poesie, Garzanti 1962^Thirty Poems, Norfolk, Conn., New Directions, 1944^Thomas Merton: Life in letters (A): the essential collection, HarperOneCollins Pub., New York, 2008^Thomas Merton on Peace, McCall, New York, 1971^Thomas Merton on St. Bernard, Cistercian Publications, 1980^Thomas Merton Reader, (A) Harcourt, Brace & World, New York 1962.^Thoughts in Solitude, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, New York, 1958; italiano: Pensieri nella solitudine, Garzanti, 1959. ^Turning toward the World: The Pivotal Years: Journals IV (1960-1963), Harper, San Francisco, 1996^Vow of Conversation, A: Journal, 1964-1965, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1988. ^Waters of Siloe, (The), Harcourt, Brace, New York, 1949; italiano: Le acque di Siloe, Garzanti 1951^Way of Chuang Tzu, (The), New Directions, New York 1965; italiano: La via semplice di Chuang Tzu, Paoline, 1993 ^What Are These Wounds? The Life of a Cistercian Mystic, St. Lutgarde of Aywiéres, Bruce, Milwaukee, 1948; italiano: Che sono queste ferite?, Garzanti, 1952^What is Contemplation?, Notre Dame Ind., 1948; italiano: Che cos’è la contemplazione?, Morcelliana, 1948^Wisdom of the Desert, (The) Sayings from the Desert Fathers of the Fourth Century, New York, New Directions, 1960; italiano: La saggezza del deserto, Lindau, 2009^Witness to Freedom: The Letters of Thomas Merton in Times of Crisis, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York 1994^Woods, shore,desert: a notebook, Santa Fe, N.Mex., 1982^Year with Thomas Merton (A), Daily meditations from his journals, HarperCollins, New York, 2004^Zen and the Birds of Appetite, New Directions, New York, 1968; italiano: Lo zen e gli uccelli rapaci, Garzanti, 1970[/list]

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Opere di Thomas Merton riferite a particolari argomenti

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]Cistercian contemplatives: a guide to Trappist life., Trappist, Ky.: Gethsemani Abbey, 1948, 62 pp.^Guide to Cistercian life, cit., 15 pp.^Gethsemani Magnificat: Centenary of Gethsemani Abbey, cit., 1949, 72 pp.^Devotions in honor of Saint John of the Cross, compiled by a cloistered religious. Philadelphia: Jefferies & Manz, 1953, 8 pp.^Trappist life: a guide to the Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance called Trappists, Trappist, Ky.: Abbey of Gethsemani, 1953, 63 pp.^Silence in heaven: a book on the monastic life, New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1956, 70 pp.^Marthe, Marie et Lazare, Paris, Desclée de Brouwer, 1956, 145 pp.^Basic principles of monastic spirituality, Trappist, Ky.:, Abbey of Gethsemani, 1957, 35 pp.^Monastic peace, cit., 1958, 58 pp.^The solitary life, published by Victor Hammer, 1960 (in: The monastic journey).^Clement of Alexandria: selections for the Protreptikos, New York: New Directions, 1962, 27 pp.^Loretto and Gethsemani: in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the founfing of the Sisters of Loretto at the foot of the Cross, 1812 – 1962, Trappist, Ky.: Abbey of Gethsemani, 1962, 8 pp.^What think you of Carmel?, cit., 1962, 11 pp.^The solitary life: a letter of Guigo, Stanbrook Abbey Press, Worcester, England, 1963.^Come to the mountain, Snowmass, Colo.: St. Benedict’s Monastery, 1964, 66 pp.^Monastic life at Gethsemani, Trappist, Ky.: Abbey of Gethsemani, 1965, 29 pp.^A prayer of Cassiodorus: from the Treatise De Anima, Stanbrook Abbey Press, Worcester, 1967, 15 pp.^Monastery of Christ in the desert, Abiquin, N. Mex.: Monastery of Christ in the desert, 1967, 16 pp.[/list]

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Altre pubblicazioni di Thomas Merton

Prosa:

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]The spirit of semplicity, Trappist, Ky.: Abbey of Gethsemani, 1948, VI+139 pp.^Original child bomb, New York: New Directions, 1962.^Hagia Sophia, Lexington, Ky.: Stamperia del Santuccio, 1962, 8 pp.[/list]

Dramma:

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]The tower of Babel, New York: New Directions, 1957, 30 pp.[/list]

Meditazioni:

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]Prometheous: a meditation, Lexington, Ky.: King library press, 1958, 9 pp.^The unquiet conscience, by Piero Bargellini, translated by Thomas Merton, Lexington, Ky.: Stamperia del Santuccio, 1958, 4 pp. (libretto che illustra la figura di San Luigi Gonzaga)[/list]

Omelia:

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]Nativity kerygma, Trappist, Ky.: Abbey of Gethsemani, 1958, 14 pp.[/list]

Novella:

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]Albert Camu’s the plague, New York: Seabury, 1968, 43 pp.[/list]

Fotografia:

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]God is my life: the story of Our Lady of Gethsemani, New York: Reynal & Co., 1960, 94 pp.^Gethsemani: a life of praise, Trappist, Ky.:, Abbey of Gethsemani, 1966, 64 pp.[/list]

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Altre Opere Postume

Le Lettere

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]The Hidden Ground of Love: The Letters of Thomas Merton on Religious Experience and Social Concerns, edited by William H. Shannon, New York: Farrar, Straus,and Giroux, 1985, XIV+669 pp.^The Road to Joy: The Letters of Thomas Merton to New and Old Friends, edited by Robert E. Daggy, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1989, XVI+383 pp.^The School of Charity: Letters on Religious Renewal and Spiritual Direction, edited by Patrick Hart, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1990, XII+434 pp.^The Courage for Truth: The Letters of Thomas Merton to Writers, edited by Christine M. Bochen, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1993, XIV+314 pp. trad. ital.: Il coraggio della verità, trad. M. Scaccabarozzi, PIEMME, 1996, 316 pagg.^Witness to Freedom: The Letters of Thomas Merton in Times of Crisis, edited by William H. Shannon, New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1994, XIII+352 pp.^Thomas Merton: A Life in Letters: The essential Collection, edited by William H. Shannon and Christine M. Bochen, HarperOne-HarperCollinsPublishers, New York, 2008, XIV+402 pp.[/list]

I Diari

[list type=”ul” style=”7″]Run to the Mountain: The Story of a Vocation, The journals of Thomas Merton, vol. 1: 1939-41, edited by Patrick Hart, San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1995, XVII+478 pp.^Entering the Silence: Becoming a Monk and Writer, The journals of Thomas Merton, vol. 2: 1941-52, edited by Jonathan Montaldo, San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1996, XVII+501 pp.^A Search for Solitude: Pursuing the Monk’s True Life, The journal of Thomas Merton, vol. 3: 1952-60, edited by Lawrence S. Cunningham, San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1996, XVIII+406 pp.^Turning Toward the World: The Pivotal Years, The journals of Thomas Merton, vol. 4: 1960-63, edited by Victor Kramer, San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1996, XIX+360 pp.^Dancing in the Water of Life: Seeking Peace in the Hermitage, The journal of Thomas Merton, vol 5: 1963-65, edited by Robert E. Daggy, San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1997, XVIII+363 pp.^Learning to Love: Exploring Solitude and Freedom, The journals of Thomas Merton, vol. 6: 1966-67, edited by Christine M. Bochen, San Francisco, HarperSanFrancisco, 1997, XXIV+382 pp.^The Other Side of the Mountain: The End of the Journey, The journals of Thomas Merton, vol. 7: 1967-68, edited by Patrick Hart, San Francisco, HarperSanFrancisco, 1998, XIX+348.[/list]