G.K. Chesterton

The Man Who Was Thursday

originally published:



  • Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone(1908)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 5/29/1874
died: 6/14/1936
born as: Gilbert Keith Chesterton

English critic and author of verse, essays, novels, and short stories, known also for his exuberant personality and rotound figure. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature


The title page of Chesterton's first book. Image courtesy of a private collector.