9781441179586

The Wit and Wisdom of G K Chesterton

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    9781441179586

  • ISBN10:

    1441179585

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-01-06
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
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Summary

A new collection of humorous and serious gems from Chesterton's writing containing previously unpublished work.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. vii
Biography of G. K. Chestertonp. xxxi
Tastersp. 1
Literaturep. 29
The Pressp. 78
Artp. 87
Architecturep. 94
History, including the history of GKC's own timesp. 98
Historiansp. 110
Sciencep. 113
England and the Englishp. 115
Londonp. 118
Classp. 121
Americap. 129
Love, Sex, Marriage (and Divorce)p. 143
Beauty, Dress and Fashionp. 148
Educationp. 152
Transportp. 155
Murder and Other Crimesp. 158
Detective Storiesp. 162
Religionp. 166
Miscellaneousp. 199
Indexp. 265
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