Chesterton wrote around 80 books, several hundred poems, some 200 short stories, 4000 essays, and several plays. He was a literary and social critic, historian, playwright, novelist, Catholic theologian and apologist, debater, and mystery writer.

Œuvres principales Le Club des métiers bizarres (1905) Le Nommé Jeudi (1908) La série du Père Brown (1911-1936) modifier G. K. Chesterton , de son nom complet Gilbert Keith Chesterton KC*SG (Londres , 29 mai 1874 - Beaconsfield , 14 juin 1936) est l'un des plus importants écrivains anglais du début du XX e siècle. Son œuvre est ...

Chesterton bewunderte das Mittelalter, das seiner Meinung nach in der Neuzeit oft unfair negativ dargestellt wurde. Er setzte sich dafür ein, dass die Demokratie auf Grund ihres eigenen Wesens auf die Stimme der Armen und Slumbewohner hören solle, anstatt von oben herab „zu ihrem Besten“ über sie zu entscheiden („Anstatt uns zu fragen ...

When the business man rebukes the idealism of his office-boy, it is commonly in some such speech as this: “Ah, yes, when one is young, one has these ideals in the abstract and these castles in the air; but in middle age they all break up like clouds, and one comes down to a belief in practical ...

Gilbert Keith Chesterton, a volte citato come G.K. Chesterton (Londra, 29 maggio 1874 – Beaconsfield, 14 giugno 1936), è stato uno scrittore, giornalista, aforista e intellettuale inglese.

Distributism is an economic ideology that developed in Europe in the late 19th and early 20th century based upon the principles of Catholic social teaching, especially the teachings of Pope Leo XIII in his encyclical Rerum novarum and Pope Pius XI in Quadragesimo anno.

Caballero, Fernán, 1796-1877 ¶. De Faber y Larrea, Cecilia Francisca Josefa Böhl; Wikipedia; La gaviota (Spanish) (as Author); La Gaviota: A Spanish novel (English) (as Author) ...

In a surreal turn-of-the-century London, Gabriel Syme, a poet, is recruited to a secret anti-anarchist taskforce at Scotland Yard. Lucian Gregory, an anarchist poet, is the only poet in Saffron Park, until he loses his temper in an argument over the purpose of poetry with Gabriel Syme, who takes the opposite view.