CHESTERTON, Gilbert Keith

The Man Who was Thursday

G. K. Chesterton's surreal masterpiece is a psychological thriller that centers on seven anarchists in turn-of-the-century London who call themselves by the names of the days of the week. Chesterton...

Orthodoxy

A masterpiece by G.K. Chesterton. The author tries to explain how man can come to believe what the Christian faith presents, with his characteristic style: good humor, a bit of irony and a lot of depth. He...

The Napoleon of Notting Hill

A horrible succession of randomly selected Kings of England is broken when Auberon Quin is chosen, who doesn't care about anything but a good joke. For fun, he institutes elaborate costumes for the provosts...

The Flying Inn

Story written by G.K. Chesterton, with his characteristic ironic and paradoxical style. It begins with a ban in England on the sale of alcoholic beverages. An innkeeper and a captain, a friend of his, steal...