Father Brown of the Church of Rome

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This is a unique collection of Chesterton's famous Father Brown stories which puts special emphasis on the role that Brown's Catholic faith played in helping him solve the murder mysteries. The ten stories in this volume are somewhat lesser known Father Brown detective mysteries which underscore the Roman Catholic beliefs of Chesterton and his detective priest.
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Overview

This is a unique collection of Chesterton's famous Father Brown stories which puts special emphasis on the role that Brown's Catholic faith played in helping him solve the murder mysteries. The ten stories in this volume are somewhat lesser known Father Brown detective mysteries which underscore the Roman Catholic beliefs of Chesterton and his detective priest.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780898709537
  • Publisher: Ignatius Press
  • Publication date: 8/28/2002
  • Series: Father Brown Series
  • Pages: 270
  • Sales rank: 1,496,882
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
1 The Chief Mourner of Marne (1925) 13
2 The Red Moon of Meru (1927) 41
3 The Miracle of Moon Crescent (1924) 63
4 The Resurrection of Father Brown (1926) 93
5 The Man with Two Beards (1925) 115
6 The Curse of the Golden Cross (1925) 139
7 The Secret Garden (1910) 173
8 The Flying Stars (1911) 199
9 The Honour of Israel Gow (1911) 219
10 The Insoluble Problem (1935) 239
A Note on the Texts 263
A Note on the Notes 265
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