Chesterton and the romance of Orthodoxy : the making of GKC, 1874-1908 / William Oddie.

By: Oddie, WilliamPublication details: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008Description: viii, 401 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780199551651; 0199551650Other title: Making of GKC, 1874-1908Subject(s): Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936 -- Religion | Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936. Orthodoxy | Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography | Christianity and literature -- Great Britain -- HistoryDDC classification: 823/.912 LOC classification: PR4453.C4 | Z743 2008
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William Oddie draws extensively on Chesterton's unpublished letters and notebooks, his journalism, and his early classic writings, to reveal the writer's spiritual development, from his early childhood in the 1870s to his intellectual maturity in the first decade of the twentieth century.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-391) and index.