G. K. Chesterton

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One of the greatest writers of his time, G. K. Chesterton’s short stories, novels, poetry and essays demonstrate his unparalleled versatility in literature. This comprehensive eBook offers readers the complete fictional works of G. K. Chesterton, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 2)

 

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US Customers: the complete works is not available due to copyright restrictions. Please select the US version from the drop down Format list.

Features:
* concise introductions to the novels and other works
* the complete Father Brown stories, including the very rare stories
* the original Father Brown illustrations
* ALL the novels, with contents tables
* images of how the novels first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the Edwardian texts
* special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry
* rare plays and poetry
* features 43 non-fiction books, each with contents tables
* unique uncollected essays section, with rare articles by the great essayist
* includes Chesterton’s autobiography– explore the writer’s literary life!
* features a special criticism section, with four works examining Chesterton’s contribution to literature, including Patrick Braybrooke’s seminal work GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON
* many images relating to Chesterton’s life, works, places and film adaptations
* scholarly ordering of texts in chronological order and literary genres, allowing easy navigation around Chesterton’s immense oeuvre

Please note: due to copyright restrictions and the scarcity of some minor texts, this is a complete FICTIONAL works of Chesterton, with the almost complete non-fiction works. As soon as more texts become available, they will be added as free updates for customers who have already purchased this eBook.

CONTENTS:

Father Brown Stories
THE INNOCENCE OF FATHER BROWN
THE WISDOM OF FATHER BROWN
THE INCREDULITY OF FATHER BROWN
THE SECRET OF FATHER BROWN
THE SCANDAL OF FATHER BROWN
UNCOLLECTED FATHER BROWN STORIES

Index of Father Brown Stories

The Novels
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILL
THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY
THE BALL AND THE CROSS
MANALIVE
THE FLYING INN
THE RETURN OF DON QUIXOTE

Short Story Collections
THE CLUB OF QUEER TRADES
THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH AND OTHER STORIES
TALES OF THE LONG BOW
THE POET AND THE LUNATICS
FOUR FAULTLESS FELONS
THE PARADOXES OF MR. POND
UNCOLLECTED SHORT STORIES

The Short Stories
LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Plays
MAGIC
THE JUDGMENT OF DR. JOHNSON
THE TURKEY AND THE TURK

The Poetry Collections
GREYBEARDS AT PLAY
THE WILD KNIGHT AND OTHER POEMS
THE BALLAD OF THE WHITE HORSE
POEMS
WINE, WATER AND SONG
THE BALLAD OF ST. BARBARA AND OTHER POEMS
GLORIA IN PROFUNDIS
UBI ECCLESIA
THE GRAVE OF ARTHUR

The Poems
LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Non-Fiction
THE DEFENDANT
ROBERT BROWNING
TWELVE TYPES
HERETICS
VARIED TYPES
CHARLES DICKENS
ALL THINGS CONSIDERED
TREMENDOUS TRIFLES
ORTHODOXY
WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE WORLD
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
APPRECIATIONS AND CRITICISMS OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS
ALARMS AND DISCURSIONS
A MISCELLANY OF MEN
THE VICTORIAN AGE IN LITERATURE
THE APPETITE OF TYRANNY
THE CRIMES OF ENGLAND
LORD KITCHENER
UTOPIA OF USURERS AND OTHER ESSAYS
A SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLAND
IRISH IMPRESSIONS
THE SUPERSTITION OF DIVORCE
THE NEW JERUSALEM
WHAT I SAW IN AMERICA
EUGENICS AND OTHER EVILS
ST. FRANCIS
FANCIES VERSUS FADS
THE EVERLASTING MAN
WILLIAM COBBETT
THE CATHOLIC CHURCH AND CONVERSION
THE OUTLINE OF SANITY
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
DO WE AGREE?
THE THING
COME TO THINK OF IT
ALL IS GRIST
ST. THOMAS AQUINAS
ALL I SURVEY: A BOOK OF ESSAYS
THE WELL AND THE SHALLOWS
THE GLASS WALKING STICK
AS I WAS SAYING
THE COMMON MAN
THE SPICE OF LIFE
THE APOSTLE AND THE WILD DUCKS AND OTHER ESSAYS
UNCOLLECTED ESSAYS

The Criticism
MR. G.K. CHESTERTON AND MR. HILAIRE BELLOC by Robert Lynd
G. K. CHESTERTON, A CRITICAL STUDY by Julius West
MR. G.K. CHESTERTON’S POINT OF VIEW by John Kelman
GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON by Patrick Braybrooke

 

CONTENTS OF THE US VERSION:

Father Brown Stories
THE INNOCENCE OF FATHER BROWN
THE WISDOM OF FATHER BROWN
UNCOLLECTED FATHER BROWN STORIES (The Donnington Affair and The Mask of Midas)

The Novels
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILL
THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY
THE BALL AND THE CROSS
MANALIVE
THE FLYING INN

The Short Story Collections
THE CLUB OF QUEER TRADES
THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH AND OTHER STORIES
UNCOLLECTED SHORT STORIES

The Short Stories
LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Plays
MAGIC
THE JUDGMENT OF DR. JOHNSON
THE TURKEY AND THE TURK

The Poetry Collections
GREYBEARDS AT PLAY
THE WILD KNIGHT AND OTHER POEMS
THE BALLAD OF THE WHITE HORSE

The Poems
LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Non-Fiction
THE DEFENDANT
ROBERT BROWNING
TWELVE TYPES
HERETICS
VARIED TYPES
CHARLES DICKENS
ALL THINGS CONSIDERED
TREMENDOUS TRIFLES
ORTHODOXY
WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE WORLD
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
APPRECIATIONS AND CRITICISMS OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS
ALARMS AND DISCURSIONS
A MISCELLANY OF MEN
THE VICTORIAN AGE IN LITERATURE
THE APPETITE OF TYRANNY
THE CRIMES OF ENGLAND
LORD KITCHENER
UTOPIA OF USURERS AND OTHER ESSAYS
A SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLAND
IRISH IMPRESSIONS
THE SUPERSTITION OF DIVORCE
THE NEW JERUSALEM
WHAT I SAW IN AMERICA
EUGENICS AND OTHER EVILS
UNCOLLECTED ESSAYS

The Criticism
MR. G. K. CHESTERTON AND MR. HILAIRE BELLOC by Robert Lynd
G. K. CHESTERTON, A CRITICAL STUDY by Julius West
MR. G. K. CHESTERTON’S POINT OF VIEW by John Kelman
GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON by Patrick Braybrooke

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