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The Oracle of the Dog
I'll tell you what happened then, said Fiennes with a grim emphasis. "When we got back into that garden the first thing we saw was Traill the lawyer; I can see him now with his black hat and black whiskers relieved against the perspective of the blue flowers stretching down to the summer-house, with the sunset and the strange outline of the Rock of Fortune in the distance.
Paperback, 48 pages
Published June 30th 2004 by Kessinger Publishing
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Father brown is just not my favorite character. He's not likable... he has, I think, a lack of charisma!!!
The story is fine, but I I didn't like the religious touch he leaves at the end, too pretencious and out of place, in my opinion.
This was my second work of Chesterton and I'm starting to think he's not my type...
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 ...moreMore about G.K. Chesterton...