Synopses & Reviews
"The Quotable G. K. Chesterton" is a comprehensive, accessible survey of Chesterton's greatest ideas and writings.
With more than 850 passages showcasing his brilliance and masterful writing style, it covers topics from "Academia" to "Painting," "Politics" to "Architecture," "Jane Austen" to "John Bunyan," "Jesus" to "Fairy Tales."
Fans and first-time readers of Chesterton will discover topics that dominated thought and life throughout the 20th century and have influenced our own time . . . all from the view of a man the "New York Times" hailed as a "brilliant English essayist" and who George Bernard Shaw called a "colossal genius."
Chesterton created a bulwark in his own day to defend Christian faith and assert a Christian view throughout culture. As readers encounter the breadth of his genius, they will find compelling reasons to emulate his unceasing fight for truth and beauty.