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7 edition of The Complete Father Brown (Father Brown Mystery) found in the catalog.

The Complete Father Brown (Father Brown Mystery)

by G. K. Chesterton

  • 361 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages720
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9302217M
    ISBN 10014009766X
    ISBN 109780140097665

      Synopsis Father Brown, one of the most quirky genial and lovable characters to emerge from English detective fiction, first made his appearance in "The Innocence of Father Brown" in That first collection of stories established G.K. Chesterton's kindly Reviews: K. First published in , The Innocence of Father Brown contains stories involving one of the greatest characters in the history of detective fiction: Father Brown. He is a Roman Catholic priest who has an uncanny insight into human evil. Rather than the large serial villains in, for example, Sherlock Holmes stories, the mysteries Father Brown solved were more local murders by small-town crooks.

    The relationship was recorded by O'Connor in his book Father Brown on Chesterton. [The Complete Father Brown Stories] 1. The Innocence of Father Brown 2. The Wisdom of Father Brown 3. The Incredulity of Father Brown 4. The Secret of Father Brown 5. The Scandal of Father Brown 6. The Donnington Affair 7. The Mask of Midas 8.   Book Summary: The title of this book is The Complete Father Brown Stories and it was written by G. K. Chesterton. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd and has a total of pages in the :

    The Complete Father Brown Mysteries | This collection of the Complete Father Brown Mysteries has all of the following works: The Innocence of Father Brown: The Blue Cross, The Secret Garden, The Queer Feet, The Flying Stars, The Invisible Man, The Honour of Israel Gow, The Wrong Shape, The Sins of Prince Saradine, The Hammer of God, The Eye of Apollo, The Sign of the Broken Sword, The Brand: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform. Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, United Kingdom, Paperback. Condition: New. Reprint. Language: English. Brand new Book. The complete adventures of the well-loved clerical sleuth, collected in one brilliant and lumbering, with a face like a Norfolk dumpling, Father Brown makes for an improbable super-sleuth/5(K).


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The Complete Father Brown (Father Brown Mystery) by G. K. Chesterton Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Wordsworth Classics edition of "The Complete Father Brown Stories" (ISBN ) has pages (not as Amazon reports) and contains 53 Father Brown stories, including all five published collections complete, and also "The Vampire of the Village," "The Donnington Affair," and "Father Brown solves the Donnington Affair."Cited by: 6.

Father Brown has always been full of wit and wisdom in solving puzzling mysteries. This book contains a complete set of the Father Brown stories by G K Chesterton.

Well written, engaging and often humorous, this is an excellent set in one volume for Nook readers. Originally posted on The Complete Father Brown Mysteries (Unabridged)Price: $   The Complete Father Brown Stories (Centaurus Classics) - Kindle edition by G.

Chesterton. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Complete Father Brown /5(K).

Overview. This compilation of all 51 short stories follows G.K. Chesterton's tenacious sleuth, Father Brown, as he uncovers countless tales of mystery and intrigue across the European landscape. All books were reformatted from the original stories in this special NOOK Edition.

Other features include an easy to use navigational menu and original artwork from the collected short : Lyger eBooks.

Publisher's Summary The Innocence of Father Brown Starts at Chapter 1, The Wisdom of Father Brown Starts at Chap The Donnington Affair Starts at Chap The Incredulity of Father Brown Starts at Chap The Secret of Father Brown Starts at Chap The Scandal of Father Brown.

Father Brown is the lead character in the series of books written by G.K. Chesterton titled Father Brown.

He makes his initial appearance in the story, “The Blue Cross” and goes on to be the focus of a series of short stories that were later compiled into five books. Book The Innocence of Father Brown () Chesterton was a contemporary of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle; and though he created his principal fictional sleuth, Father Brown, after Doyle had written the bulk of the Holmes canon, he can also claim a formative role (though not nearly so important as Doyle's) in the shaping of the genre.

The Penguin Complete Father Brown (Father Brown Mystery) by G. Chesterton ()/5(7). The Complete "Father Brown" by G.

Chesterton The Innocence of Father Brown 1. The Blue Cross 2. The Secret Garden 3. The Queer Feet 4. The Flying Stars 5. The Invisible Man 6. The Honour of Israel Gow 7.

The Wrong Shape 8. The Sins of Prince Saradine 9. The Hammer of God The Eye of Apollo The Sign of the Broken Sword The Three Tools of Death. Here you will find the complete Father Brown stories in the chronological order of their original publication.

The Innocence of Father Brown Starts at Chapter 1, The Wisdom of Father Brown Starts at Chap The Donnington Affair Starts at Chap The Incredulity of /5(). The omnibus is the exhaustive collection of G.K.

Chesterton's Father Brown short stories. If you've got a taste for detective stories and clever, British tones, then you'll love it. The omnibus is huge and I've been working through it for about 8 months.

Take it a story at a time with a cup of hot tea and low lighting!/5. Father Brown: The Collected Works of Father Brown This comprehensive eBook presents the complete works or all the significant works - the Œuvre - of this famous and brilliant writer in one ebook - pages easy-to-read and easy-to-navigate: • The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare •.

This collection, which contains two previously published books: The Innocence of Father Brown and The Wisdom of Father Brown is part one of two collections of the complete stories. Each story seemed to be more clever than the one before it, and each was so simple, so clever, that I was surpr4/5.

The Father Brown book series by G.K. Chesterton includes books The Innocence of Father Brown, The Wisdom of Father Brown, The Incredulity of Father Brown, and several more. See the complete Father Brown series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

19 Books #1. This premium quality large print edition contains the complete and unabridged original classic version of The Innocence of Father Brown, including twelve stories featuring G.K Chesterton's mystery-solving priest, printed on heavy, bright white 60# paper in a large x format, Pages: About The Complete Father Brown Stories.

All the Father Brown stories from five classic volumes—in one definitive edition With his cherubic face and unworldly simplicity, his glasses and huge umbrella, Father Brown is one of the most unforgettable characters in literature.

Father Brown is a fictional character created by English novelist G. Chesterton, who stars in 52 short stories, later compiled in five books. Chesterton based the character on Father John O'Connor (–), a parish priest in Bradford who was involved in Chesterton's conversion to Catholicism in Book 1 The Innocence of Father Brown.

The eight quaint stories in this book portray Father Brown as an accidental sleuth. The stories remind me of the Miss Marple stories of Agatha Christie. Like Miss Marple, the unassuming Father Brown is an astute observer of human nature with an uncanny ability to /5.

The Complete Father Brown Stories brings together all the stories featuring G. Chesterton's amateur sleuth—plus two additional cases, "The Donnington Affair" and "The Mask of Midas," that were discovered in Chesterton's papers after his death. An introduction by Chesterton scholar Michael D.

Hurley sheds new light on the beloved detective Brand: Pandora's Box. ‎ OVERVIEW This collection bring together all the Father Brown mysteries of G.K. Chesterton in a single, convenient, high quality, but extremely low priced volume.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (29 May – 14 June ) was an English writer whose prolific and diver /5(14). ‎This carefully crafted ebook: “The Complete Father Brown Mysteries (Unabridged)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents.

Father Brown is a fictional character created by English novelist G. K. Chesterton, who stars in 51 detective short stories, most of /5(2).* Father Brown may seem unassuming, but when murder, mayhem, and mystery stalk English society, you can count on the guileless little priest with the cherubic face to catch the bad guys!

This complete one-volume collection of Chesterton's timeless detective stories includes two newly discovered tales. A great gift for the armchair sleuth! pages, softcover from Penguin Random : Penguin Classics.Get this from a library! The complete Father Brown.

[G K Chesterton] -- Immortalized in these famous stories, G.K. Chesterton's endearing amateur sleuth has entertained countless generations of readers. For, as his admirers know, Father Brown's cherubic face and.