Scope and Content

G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CLIV B. Draft of the story 'Le jongleur de Dieu' (see references at Add. 73340 D) (ff. 34v-31 vol. rev.), poems, sketches; circa 1896. Contents also include: drafts of an untitled poem beginning "Seven sons of dust there be" (of which two stanzas were published in C.W., vol. 10, p. 63 as 'The maid's way' and of which the second stanza forms another version of the fourth stanza of 'An old riddle', see Add. 73348) (ff. 1v-4v), contents lists for a series of stories (f. 5v), 'Advantages of not being a fish' (ff. 20v-20 vol. rev.), opening stanza, untitled, of 'The bridal of the law makers' (see references at Add. 73329 A) (f. 23v). Text commences at both ends.

ff. iii+36. 226 x 179mm.

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