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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXLV B. Poems, including fair copies and fragments, fragment of a play 'Three priests' (see references at Add. 73306) (f. 19), fragment of a story 'Philosophy in dumb show' (ff. 19v-20), sketches; [1894]. Includes poem beginning "The Lord is risen" (later entitled 'Easter Sunday', see references at Add. 73343 D) (f. 25v), untitled draft of poem 'The bridal of the law makers' (see references at Add. 73329 A) (f. 49v vol. rev.), three drafts of poem 'Le jongleur de Dieu' (see references at Add. 73329 C) (ff. 40v-40, 37v, 36v vol. rev.). 'Philosophy in dumb show' is published from this text in C.W., vol. 14, p. 60, although a fuller version is in Add. 73349. Text commences at both ends.

ff. i+55. 230 x 180mm.

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