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Wit and wisdom of G.K. Chesterton.

G. K. Chesterton

Wit and wisdom of G.K. Chesterton.

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsChesterton, Frances, 1875-1938., Connolly, Myles. former owner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4453.C4 A16
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18903524M

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Review title: Wisdom from the ages Chesterton, as you may know by now, has become one of my favorite writers. His powerful mind combines with his gentlemanly demeanor and his sharp, funny. and profound sense of phrasing and timing to create truly classic writing/5.

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This book is a well-researched and complete collection of quotes. Unlike other 'wit and wisdom' style books, each page contains witty and wise quotes, neatly organised into categories such as 'America' and 'Poetry'. Ideal for the bathroom shelf, with the greatest of respects to the editor and Chesterton/5(5).

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