G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXC (ff. 102). Miscellaneous ephemera relatin ... 

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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXC (ff. 102). Miscellaneous ephemera relating to Chesterton; 1908-1974. Mostly printed. Includes: certificates of unfitness for military service; bookplate; certificates of honorary degrees; printed notes; invitations, menus and seating plans of dinners and garden parties; programme of the Oxford Union debate for 21 May 1931; list of members of the Detection Club for 1935-1936; rules of the Chesterton Society and the Distributist League, etc.; newspaper cutting with three photographs of the Grasselli Library of Chesterton material at John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio; photographs of an exhibition prepared for the Historical Association at Beaconsfield in 1962; centenary leaflet issued by the Converts' Aid Society.


  • f. 1 Bookplates and Book-stamps: Bookplate of G. K. and Frances Chesterton: circa 1900: Printed.
  • ff. 90-91 Chesterton Society; Beaconsfield: Rules: circa 1955: Printed.
  • ff. 92-93 Distributist League: Constitution: 1950: Typewritten.

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