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Poems of G.K. Chesterton

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This antiquarian volume contains a collection of poems written by Gilbert Keith Chesterton. A delightful collection worthy of a place atop any bookshelf, this compendium is a veritable must-have for fans of Chesterton's work, and is one not to be missed by the discerning collector. The poems contained herein include: 'To Edmund Clerihew Bentley', 'To Hilaire Belloc', 'To M ...more
ebook, 180 pages
Published April 16th 2013 by Pomona Press (first published 1980)
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Doutor Branco
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Chesterton is always a pleasure to read. It is a fantastic book with well composed theopoems.
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I'd like to write the perfect review to get you to read this book, especially since the e-book is available for free - but whether or not you read it wholly comes down to what you choose to do. I can only tell you, if you choose to read this book - that you will have made a good choice, and you will not regret it.
ESSENTIAL.
Hayley Shaver
Apr 13, 2016 Hayley Shaver rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This is an impressive book of poetry, and last time I checked it's free online. I got my ebook at Amazon. If you like poetry that alludes to abstract ideas and mythology, this book is for you.
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Sep 06, 2016 Hope rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Some of Chesterton's writing is hard to grasp, but some of it is so clear and profound that it takes your breath away.
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) was born in London, educated at St. Paul’s, and went to art school at University College London. In 1900, he was asked to contribute a few magazine articles on art criticism, and went on to become one of the most prolific writers of all time. He wrote a hundred books, contributions to 200 more, hundreds of poems, including the epic Ballad of the White Horse, fi ...more
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