G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOLS. CCLV-CCLXVI. A collection of newspaper cuttings of articles by and about G. K. Chesterton compiled by James Denys Orpen; 1902-1936. Printed. Purchased by Dorothy Collins from Orpen in 1953, and with some manuscript notes and a contents list by her. The third volume of the collection, of cuttings of reviews written by Chesterton for The Daily News between 1901 and 1907, is wanting from the set. For correspondence between Dorothy Collins, J. D. Orpen and M. Ward relating to the purchase of the collection see Add. 73472.Twelve volumes.

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John Denys Orpen, Vicar of Peaslake, county Surrey: Collection of cuttings by and rel. to G. K. Chesterton compiled by John Denys Orpen: 1902-1936: Printed.

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