London. Chatto and Windus. 1927. 12mo, 19cm, First edition, viii,,[iv]p., ads., Publisher's blue cloth, gilt spine titles, lower text edge untrimmed, some slight edge wear, a very good sound copy (lt). Item #38978
First published 1927, (verso of title page). Publishers ads on the final two leaves. The author of numerous works of fiction, essays, poems, as well as historical and literary criticism, Chesterton was a major literary figure much revered by western intellectuals in we early part of the 20th century.