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The quotable Chesterton

Author: G K Chesterton; Kevin Charles Belmonte
Publisher: Nashville : Thomas Nelson, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Quotable Chesterton is a comprehensive, accessible survey of Chesterton's greatest ideas and writings. With more than 850 passages showcasing his brilliance and masterful writing style.
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Genre/Form: Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Named Person: G K Chesterton; G K Chesterton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G K Chesterton; Kevin Charles Belmonte
ISBN: 9781595552051 1595552057
OCLC Number: 589017754
Description: xiv, 321 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A fixture of the times : an introduction to G.K. Chesterton --
Reasons for his hope : Chesterton the apologist --
The father of Father Brown : Chesterton as a mystery writer --
Wielder of the facile pen : Chesterton the essayist --
Radio dramatization : Mr. Welles and Mr. Chesterton --
The Edwardian Dr. Johnson : Chesterton as a man of letters --
Always a journalist, always a jester : Chesterton the journalist --
A writer's true calling : Chesterton the literary critic --
Unconventional : Chesterton the novelist --
A lover of wisdom : Chesterton the philosopher --
The singer of The white horse : Chesterton the poet.
Responsibility: selected and edited by Kevin Belmonte.

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With much of Chesterton's finest material out of print or hard to find, modern readers have long needed a standard collection of his best thoughts. Kevin Belmonte's The Quotable Chesterton brings  Read more...

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