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The Wisdom of Father Brown

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The star of these stories is Father Brown, a character created by writer G. K. Chesterton. Based on a parish priest who was partially responsible for Chesterton's conversion to Catholicism in 1922, Brown is a stubby Catholic priest equipped with a large umbrella, a formless outfit and a sharp insight into the human nature. The stories included here are The Absence of Mr Glass, The Paradise of Thieves, The Duel of Dr Hirsch, The Man in the Passage, The Mistake of the Machine, The Head of Caesar, The Purple Wig, The Perishing of the Pendragons, The God of the Gongs, The Salad of Colonel Cray, The Strange Crime of John Boulnois, and The Fairy Tale of Father Brown.


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Publisher: Duke Classics

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  • ISBN: 9781620113783
  • Release date: February 20, 2012

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  • ISBN: 9781620113783
  • File size: 350 KB
  • Release date: February 20, 2012

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  • ISBN: 9781620113783
  • File size: 347 KB
  • Release date: February 20, 2012

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Fiction Mystery

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English

The star of these stories is Father Brown, a character created by writer G. K. Chesterton. Based on a parish priest who was partially responsible for Chesterton's conversion to Catholicism in 1922, Brown is a stubby Catholic priest equipped with a large umbrella, a formless outfit and a sharp insight into the human nature. The stories included here are The Absence of Mr Glass, The Paradise of Thieves, The Duel of Dr Hirsch, The Man in the Passage, The Mistake of the Machine, The Head of Caesar, The Purple Wig, The Perishing of the Pendragons, The God of the Gongs, The Salad of Colonel Cray, The Strange Crime of John Boulnois, and The Fairy Tale of Father Brown.


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  • Details

    Publisher:
    Duke Classics

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9781620113783
    Release date: February 20, 2012

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9781620113783
    File size: 350 KB
    Release date: February 20, 2012

    Open EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9781620113783
    File size: 347 KB
    Release date: February 20, 2012

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  • Formats
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
    Open EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English