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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CLXXIV A. Notebook bearing the title 'The ecstatic thief'; circa 1928. Includes notes and part of the script for a play, of which other extracts, entitled 'The ages are passing' are published in C.W., vol. 11, pp. 341-343, and further extracts are to be found in Add. 73306 (passim), untitled draft of five lines of the poem 'Targa-Atoll' (see references at Add. 73305 A) (f. 4v), notes for articles and stories, including some featuring Gabriel Gale and Father Brown, but never completed (f. 1), poem beginning "Lord of the large release, make small my mind" (f. 7v).

ff. ii+19. 202 x 163mm.

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