The complete Father Brown stories

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All the Father Brown stories from five classic volumes—in one definitive editionWith his cherubic face and unworldly simplicity, his glasses and huge umbrella, Father Brown is one of the most unforgettable characters in literature.The Complete Father Brown Stories brings together all the stories featuring G. K. 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 series.For more than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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subject_facet Brown, Father (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, English, Great Britain -- History -- Edward VII, 1901-1910 -- Fiction, Priests -- Fiction
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title_full The complete Father Brown / G. K. Chesterton, The complete Father Brown stories / G.K. Chesterton ; edited and with an introduction by Michael D. Hurley
title_short The complete Father Brown stories