Scope and Content

G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CLXXXIII (ff. 330). Drawings and sketches by Chesterton on single sheets, some extracted from notebooks and sketchbooks; circa 1885 - circa 1930. The drawings are arranged in approximately chronological order and include drawings for unidentified stories, a series of drawings of heads in the style of Daumier (ff. 16v-28), a draft of the cartoon of W. B. Yeats for the series 'When the revolution comes' (f. 86), doodles made when visiting John O'Connor (f. 233), poem on the wedding of Isa Gilbert Eddy, probably by and in the hand of Hilaire Belloc (f. 237).


  • f. 237 Joseph Hilaire Pierre Belloc, author: Poem on the marriage of I. G. Eddy by (?) Hilaire Belloc: circa 1908: Autogr.?.

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