Four faultless felons.

by G. K. Chesterton

Publisher: Darwen Finlayson in London

Written in English
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In 'Four Faultless Felons', the second collection is this volume, there are six more intriguing pieces among them the curiously titled 'The Moderate Murderer' and 'The Ecstatic Thief'. A delight for crime fiction fans : G K Chesterton. G.K. Chesterton has books on Goodreads with ratings. G.K. Chesterton’s most popular book is Favorite Father Brown Stories. Chesterton, G. K.- The Innocence of Father Brown (series), Tales of the Long Bow, The Man Who Knew Too Much, The Paradoxes of Mr. Pond, Man Alive, The Ball and the Cross, Four Faultless Felons, The Club of Queer Trades, The Man Who Was Thursday, The Napoleon of Notting Hill, The Flying Inn Doyle, Arthur Conan - Sherlock Holmes Grabenstein, Chris - Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library (series). Unusual and witty each man's story is an excellent example of Chesterton's craft of inversion of ideas. Four faultless felons is full of strange twists about the oddity of life and the strange individuality of people and places. English essays - 20th century.; Detective and .

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Four Faultless Felons had been out-of-print for several decades before Dover reprinted in the Cassell edition of Fans of G. Chesterton should add Four Faultless Felons to /5(11). At first glance, Four Faultless Felons appears to be a cross between Manalive and The Club of Queer second glance, too.

It could serve as the Legion of Innocent Smith, who certainly could qualify as a faultless felon for his attempted murder, his burglary, his betrayals, all of which prove to be something other than what they seem.

This book actually consists of four related short stories, each about fifty pages long. Four Faultless Felons is a joy to read, and certainly belongs among the best of Chesterton's work.

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Four Faultless Felons is a collection of four stories by G. Chesterton (six if you count the prologue and the epilogue). Lee Pinion, reporter for the Comet, has come to England to write a tale on the Count De Marilac, legendary epicure, connoisseur of the newest and edgiest plays, and all-round he finds instead is a story so amazing that he could never tell it, the tale of.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages ; 22 cm: Other Titles: 4 faultless felons. Responsibility: by G.K. Chesterton. Four faultless felons by G. Chesterton; 14 editions; First published in ; Subjects: English essays, English Detective and mystery stories.

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Chesterton available from Rakuten Kobo. Journalist Asa Lee Pinion pursues the elusive Count Raoul De Marillac, on the way he encounters four of the Count's frie Brand: Read Books Ltd. In the prologue of this intriguing Chesterton work, an American journalist discovers that Count Raoul de Marillac, the intended subject of his expose, is, in reality, a model of virtue.

Indeed he is president of the Club of Men Misunderstood, which includes among its members four other "faultless felons."2/5(2). First edition of Chesterton’s critically praised collection of four novellas, published together for the first time with his Prologue and Epilogue, with the first publication in book form of his novella, The Loyal Traitor, featuring his four unusual detectives—“faultess felons”—who hunt not crimes “but concealed virtues,” along.

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"Dazzling reading from cover to cover"--"The N.Y. Times.". Synopsis Four members of a London club relate their former careers in crime. Synopsis Gilbert Keith Chesterton () was an influential English writer of the early 20th century.

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This is a list of books written by G. Chesterton. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith (), Greybeards at Play (poetry), London: R. Brimley Johnson. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith (), Four Faultless Felons (stories), separately in US as The Ecstatic Thief; The Honest Quack; The Loyal Traitor; The Moderate Murderer.

The tales of five criminals (it is left up to the reader to work out which are the four 'faultless' of the five) told by G. Chesterton. Contains much of his trademark witty paradox and intrigue.

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The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Journalist Asa Lee Pinion pursues the elusive Count Raoul De Marillac, on the way he encounters four of the Count's friends calling themselves "The Club of Men Misunderstood".

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Four Faultless Felons, by G. Chesterton. The Ecstatic Thief. she took up a book and began reading by the dying fire. She read on till it was very late, without realizing that everybody else had presumably retired to rest, when she heard in the utter stillness a new and unmistakable sound from the central hall without, which led into her.

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