The Wisdom of Father Brown

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Clerical detective Father Brown encounters mysteries that force him to put his deductive abilities to the test in this collection of twelve short stories. From correcting the deductions of a famous consulting detective to acquitting a man falsely accused of murder, Father Brown is unwavering in his commitment to solve each and every crime.

The Wisdom of Father Brown is the second installment of G.K. Chesterton’s popular detective series.

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One of the greatest writers of his time, G. K. Chesterton’s short stories, novels, poetry and essays demonstrate his unparalleled versatility in literature. This comprehensive eBook offers readers the most complete works possible in the US, as well as the usual Delphi bonus texts.

Features:
* concise introductions to the novels and other works
* Father Brown stories, with special index
* the original Father Brown illustrations
* five novels, with contents tables
* images of how the novels first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the Edwardian texts
* short story and poetry collections, with contents tables
* special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry – find that special poem quickly and easily!
* features 25 non-fiction books, each with contents tables
* unique uncollected essays section, with rare articles by the great essayist
* boasts a special criticism section, with four works examining Chesterton’s contribution to literature, including Patrick Braybrooke’s seminal work GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON
* many images relating to Chesterton’s life, works, places and film adaptations
* scholarly ordering of texts in chronological order and literary genres, allowing easy navigation around Chesterton’s immense oeuvre

Please note: due to US copyright restrictions many of Chesterton’s later works are not available. As soon as more texts become available, they will be added as free updates for customers who have already purchased this eBook.

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CONTENTS:
Father Brown Stories
THE INNOCENCE OF FATHER BROWN
THE WISDOM OF FATHER BROWN
UNCOLLECTED FATHER BROWN STORIES

Index of Father Brown Stories

The Novels
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILL
THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY
THE BALL AND THE CROSS
MANALIVE
THE FLYING INN

Short Story Collections
THE CLUB OF QUEER TRADES
THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH AND OTHER STORIES
UNCOLLECTED SHORT STORIES

The Short Stories
LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Plays
MAGIC
THE TURKEY AND THE TURK

The Poetry Collections
GREYBEARDS AT PLAY
THE WILD KNIGHT AND OTHER POEMS
THE BALLAD OF THE WHITE HORSE

The Poems
LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Non-Fiction
THE DEFENDANT
ROBERT BROWNING
TWELVE TYPES
HERETICS
VARIED TYPES
CHARLES DICKENS
ALL THINGS CONSIDERED
TREMENDOUS TRIFLES
ORTHODOXY
WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE WORLD
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
APPRECIATIONS AND CRITICISMS OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS
ALARMS AND DISCURSIONS
A MISCELLANY OF MEN
THE VICTORIAN AGE IN LITERATURE
THE APPETITE OF TYRANNY
THE CRIMES OF ENGLAND
LORD KITCHENER
UTOPIA OF USURERS AND OTHER ESSAYS
A SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLAND
IRISH IMPRESSIONS
THE SUPERSTITION OF DIVORCE
THE NEW JERUSALEM
WHAT I SAW IN AMERICA
EUGENICS AND OTHER EVILS
UNCOLLECTED ESSAYS

The Criticism
MR. G.K. CHESTERTON AND MR. HILAIRE BELLOC by Robert Lynd
G. K. CHESTERTON, A CRITICAL STUDY by Julius West
MR. G.K. CHESTERTON’S POINT OF VIEW by John Kelman
GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON by Patrick Braybrooke
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Publisher
HarperCollins
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Published on
Oct 13, 2015
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Pages
167
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ISBN
9781443449465
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Literary
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Amateur Sleuth
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General
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