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Chesterton

Author: Garry Wills
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Image books edView all editions and formats
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Introduction to the new edition -- Introduction -- Part one (1874-1899) : Isolation. The crystal palace -- Nocturne -- Paradox and nightmare -- Part two (1900-1912) : Controversy. The signature of style -- A grammar of lunacy -- The defence of Notting Hill -- Pattern in pantomime -- Rhyme and reason -- Part three (1913-1921) : Vigil. The four loyalties -- Part four (1922-1936) : Incarnation. The two friars --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Christian biography
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wills, Garry, 1934-
Chesterton.
New York : Doubleday, 2001
(OCoLC)606605799
Named Person: G K Chesterton; G K Chesterton; Gilbert K Chesterton
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garry Wills
ISBN: 0385502907 9780385502900
OCLC Number: 48029791
Notes: "An Image book"--Title page verso.
Revised edition of: Chesterton, man and mask. New York : Sheed & Ward, 1961.
Description: xvii, 330 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction to the new edition --
Introduction --
Part one (1874-1899) : Isolation. The crystal palace --
Nocturne --
Paradox and nightmare --
Part two (1900-1912) : Controversy. The signature of style --
A grammar of lunacy --
The defence of Notting Hill --
Pattern in pantomime --
Rhyme and reason --
Part three (1913-1921) : Vigil. The four loyalties --
Part four (1922-1936) : Incarnation. The two friars --
Property and the person --
The critical focus --
The play of reality --
Chronology of Chesterton's major works --
Appendix : The man who was Thursday.
Responsibility: Garry Wills.
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Introduction to the new edition -- Introduction -- Part one (1874-1899) : Isolation. The crystal palace -- Nocturne -- Paradox and nightmare -- Part two (1900-1912) : Controversy. The signature of style -- A grammar of lunacy -- The defence of Notting Hill -- Pattern in pantomime -- Rhyme and reason -- Part three (1913-1921) : Vigil. The four loyalties -- Part four (1922-1936) : Incarnation. The two friars -- Property and the person -- The critical focus -- The play of reality -- Chronology of Chesterton's major works -- Appendix : The man who was Thursday.

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