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Prophet of orthodoxy the wisdom of G.K. Chesterton by G. K. Chesterton

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Published by Fount in London .
Written in English


  • Christianity,
  • Apologetics

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWisdom of G.K. Chesterton
Statementedited by Russell Sparkes.
ContributionsChesterton, G. K. 1874-1936., Sparkes, Russell.
LC ClassificationsBR121 .C52 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21232503M
ISBN 100006280374

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