- G(ilbert) K(eith),1874–1936, English essayist, critic, and novelist.
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Examples from the Web for chesterton
It means Paine, Thoreau, Emerson, Chesterton, Mencken, Orwell.The Incredibly Stupid War on the Common Core
Charles Upton Sahm
April 21, 2014
A little gospel here, a little Chesterton there, a little waistcoat here.Mumford and Sons: The Pinterest of Folk Music
October 1, 2012
I found her, as Shaw found Chesterton, “to sometimes be at his best when you disagreed with him.”The Only Critic That Mattered
November 2, 2011
And Chesterton does criticize Dickens as the contemporary of all these phenomena.
The last thing to be said on Chesterton as a critic is by way of illustration.
But that is not the only class of humour of which Chesterton is capable.
Chesterton's method in writing it is that of the digger wasp.
At this point agreement with Mr. Chesterton becomes difficult.
- G (ilbert) K (eith). 1874–1936, English essayist, novelist, poet, and critic
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