The Best of Father Brown

The Best of Father Brown

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G.K. Chesterton's quiet and unassuming little priest has long since joined the pantheon of great literary detectives. Combining shrewdness and insight, he has allways been well-equipped to uncover the startling truth whenever murder, mayhem and mystery stalk society. This is the best of his tales.
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  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 132 x 198mm
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0752851675
  • 9780752851679

About G. K. Chesterton

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) was born in Campden Hill, London and educated at St Paul's School and the Slade School of Art and then made his nameas a journalist. His first two books were volumes of verse and then in 1904 he wrote The Napoleon of Notting Hill. He followed this with studies of Dickens and Robert Browning and The Man Who Was Thursday. The first Father Brown book, The Innocence of Father Brown, appeared in 1911. In 1922 he was receivedinto the Roman Catholic Church. During his life he produced more than a hundred books, including various religious writings, poetry and essays. He also il
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