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Gilbert, the man who was G.K. Chesterton

by Michael Coren

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Published by Paragon House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chesterton, G. K. 1874-1936.,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Coren.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4453.C4 Z5876 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2196558M
    ISBN 101557782563
    LC Control Number89016202

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Lewis, J. Tolkien, H. Wells, and Arthur Conan Doyle. Cited by: 4. Gilbert Keith (G.K.) Chesterton () is perhaps best known for his detective stories about Father Brown, a Roman-Catholic priest.

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It is a book which reveals the joy and grief, the hope and fear, the doubt Gilbert faith, within the man who was G.K. Chesterton.” The Chesterton Review Michael Coren is a broadcaster, columnist and author of ten books, including biographies of C. Lewis, J. Tolkien, H. Wells, and Arthur Conan Doyle.

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Chesterton, first published in The book is sometimes referred to as a metaphysical novelist Kingsley Amis describes his reading of the novel thusly. By 'thrilling' I mean not only doing what a first-rate action-writer like Ian Fleming or Dick Francis can do -- keep you in continual and almost.

Chesterton was one of the most beloved and prolific authors of the twentieth century. He wrote dozens of popular books on a variety of topics and thousands of essays.

His works include Orthodoxy, The Everlasting Man, The Man Who Was Thursday, and the /5(5). Gilbert Keith (G.K.) Chesterton () is perhaps best known for his detective stories about Father Brown, a Roman-Catholic priest.

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Widely known as the "Prince of Paradox," G. Chesterton was one of the most influential English writers and thinkers of the 20th century.

Chesterton's prodigious talents embraced a wide range of subjects, from philosophy and religion to detective fiction and fantasy.

--This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition s: The Man Who Knew Too Much: And Other Stories () is a book of detective stories by English writer G. Chesterton, published in by Cassell and Company in the United Kingdom, and Harper Brothers in the United States. The book contains eight connected short stories about "The Man Who Knew Too Much", and additional unconnected stories featuring.

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