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The Man Who Was Thursday

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 18,309 Ratings and 2,084 Reviews

Book Description
It is very difficult to classify The Man Who Was Thursday. It is possible to say that it is a gripping adventure story of murderous criminals and brilliant policemen; but it was to be expected that the author of the Father Brown stories should tell a detective story like no-one else. On this level, therefore, The Man Who Was Thursday succeeds superbly; if nothing else, it is a magnificent tour-de-... More
Book Information
PublisherMerchant Book Company Limited
BindingPaperback (71 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages116
ISBN-101603862420
ISBN-13978-1603862424
Publication Date07/25/2009
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About G. K. Chesterton (Author) : Gilbert Keith Chesterton (May 29, 1874–June 14, 1936) was an influential English writer of the early 20th century. His prolific and diverse output included journalism, poetry, biography, Christian a... more
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5/13/2009 Deirdre Johnson said:
I fell in love with Gabriel Syme when I was twelve years old, and I have loved him ever since -- as well as his adversary, Gregory. I imagine that if anyone were to marry either one of these characters, it would be, as Harriet Vane famously said to Lord Peter Whimsy, "for the pleasure of hearing ..... more

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