Old Thunder: A Life of Hilaire Belloc

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Ignatius Press, 2002 - Religion - 318 pages
"Hilaire Belloc is one of the most important, revered and reviled writers of the twentieth century. A social commentator, a master of finely crafted prose and a poet of great wit, he continues to fascinate. The author examines the lasting impact of this prolific writer and social commentator on British intellectual life."--Jacket.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgements
Cradle Refugee
An AngloFrench Childhood
First Love
Youth Gave You to Me
Editor and Tramp
Soldier and Scholar
Survivals and New Arrivals
Baring and Chesterton
Romeward Bound
The South Country
The Chesterbelloc
The Party System
Friends and Disciples
Love and Laughter
Copyright

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Joseph Pearce, director of the Aquinas Center for Faith and Culture at Aquinas College in Nashville, is the author of three books on Shakespeare, all published by Ignatius Press, and is the editor of the Ignatius Critical Editions of Romeo and Juliet, The Merchant of Venice, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, King Lear, and Macbeth. He is editor of the St. Austin Review (or StAR), a magazine of Christian culture and tradition published by St. Augustine's Press.

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