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G. K. Chesterton

explorations in allegory

by Lynette Hunter

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

  • Chesterton, G. K. -- 1874-1936 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Allegory

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementLynette Hunter
    The Physical Object
    Pagination190 p. ;
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16331326M
    ISBN 100333264614

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    by G.K. Chesterton () Prefatory Note Introduction: The Plan Of This Book Part I: On the Creature Called Man I. The Man in the Cave II. Professors and Prehistoric Men III. The Antiquity of Civilisation IV. God and Comparative Religion V. Man and Mythologies VI. The Demons and the Philosophers VII. The War of the Gods and Demons VIII. The End. G. K. Chesterton was a self-described pagan at age twelve and totally agnostic by age sixteen. Yet his spiritual journey ultimately led to a personal philosophy of orthodox, biblical Christianity. In , at the age of thirty-five, Chesterton published an account of his experiences. In Orthodoxy, the masterpiece of his brilliant literary career, he applies the concept of correct reasoning to Brand: Whitaker House.

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Chesterton’s books in order of when they were first published. The quotation is from Chesterton's book, The Thing: Why I am a Catholic, in the chapter, A fictionalised GK Chesterton is the central character in the G K Chesterton Mystery series, a series of detective novels written by Australian Kel Richards, and published by Riveroak ecole-temps-danse.comion: St Paul's School.

Chesterton () was a prolific English journalist and author best known for his mystery series featuring the priest-detective Father Brown and for the metaphysical thriller The Man Who Was Thursday. Baptized into the Church of England, Chesterton underwent a crisis of faith as a young man and became fascinated with the occult.

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THE Book of Job is among the other Old Testament Books both a philosophical riddle and a historical riddle. It is the philosophical riddle that concerns us in such an introduction as this; so we may dismiss first the few words of general explanation or warning which should be said about the historical aspect.

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G. K. Chesterton 2 Contents The book is therefore arranged upon the positive principle of a riddle and its answer.

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