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Title:
Brave new family : G.K. Chesterton on men and women, children, sex, divorce, marriage & the family
Author:
Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936.
Publication Information:
San Francisco : Ignatius Press, [1990]

©1990
Physical Description:
279 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780898703184

9780898703146
Format :
Book

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Central Library HQ518 .C53 1990 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born in London, England, in 1874. He began his education at St Paul's School, and later went on to study art at the Slade School, and literature at University College in London.

Chesterton wrote a great deal of poetry, as well as works of social and literary criticism. Among his most notable books are The Man Who Was Thursday, a metaphysical thriller, and The Everlasting Man, a history of humankind's spiritual progress. After Chesterton converted to Catholicism in 1922, he wrote mainly on religious topics. Chesterton is most known for creating the famous priest-detective character Father Brown, who first appeared in "The Innocence of Father Brown."

Chesterton died in 1936 at the age of 62.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born in London, England, in 1874. He began his education at St Paul's School, and later went on to study art at the Slade School, and literature at University College in London.

Chesterton wrote a great deal of poetry, as well as works of social and literary criticism. Among his most notable books are The Man Who Was Thursday, a metaphysical thriller, and The Everlasting Man, a history of humankind's spiritual progress. After Chesterton converted to Catholicism in 1922, he wrote mainly on religious topics. Chesterton is most known for creating the famous priest-detective character Father Brown, who first appeared in "The Innocence of Father Brown."

Chesterton died in 1936 at the age of 62.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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