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Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Gilbert Keith Chesterton, 1874–1936 in London, veröffentlichte etliche Romane, Bühnenstücke, zahlreiche Gedichte und mehr als 4000 Essays; Letztere im G.K.'s Weekly, dessen Herausgeber er von 1925–1936 war. Neben den rund 200 Kurzgeschichten verhalfen ihm die Kriminalromane um die Figur Pater Brown zu großer Popularität, sowie die...