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Chesterton

by Garry Wills

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGarry Wills.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsWills, Garry, 1934-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4453.C4 Z88 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 330 p. ;
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3658891M
    ISBN 100385502907
    LC Control Number2002522876
    OCLC/WorldCa48029791

      Book Review: Manalive – By G.K. Chesterton. T here is one thing that the reader may count on when picking up one of Chesterton’s novels, and that is simply that there is no way of knowing what to expect. There is always an air of mystery, of danger, of humor, of depth, and without fail a little absurdity brought about in attempt to awaken. Buy Orthodoxy by G K Chesterton online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in editions - starting at $ Shop now/5(5).

    In Autobiography G. K. Chesterton describes his happy childhood, the intellectual 'doubts and morbidities' of his youth and his search for a true vocation. He includes many anecdotes about his literary friends, Henry James, George Bernard Shaw, and H G Wells. G.K. Chesterton, in full Gilbert Keith Chesterton, (born , London, England—died J , Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire), English critic and author of verse, essays, novels, and short stories, known also for his exuberant personality and rotund figure.. Chesterton was educated at St. Paul’s School and later studied art at the Slade School and literature at University.

    Free download or read online Whats Wrong with the World pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by G.K. Chesterton. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this non fiction, philosophy story are,.4/5. Serialized in the British publication The Commonwealth in , Chesterton's second novel first appeared in book form in America in , delighting and challenging readers with its heady mixture of fantasy, farce, and theology.


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