G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXXIV A. 'The brood gazette special, edited b ... 

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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXXIV A. 'The brood gazette special, edited by "Will of the wasp"', 'A Home Magazine for nephews and nieces to which they all contributed'; 1906. With autograph verse dedication and initialled. Editorial by Frances Chesterton and in her hand, autograph 'The life of the wasp (La vie de la guêpe) by Maurice Maeterlinck' (considered for a new edition of The Coloured Lands, see Add. 73270), 'The latest from the front', 'Special article by General Trenow', proverbs in the hand of Frances Chesterton, 'A whasper in your ear', a ballade in the hand of and probably by Frances Chesterton, 'Conceptions of possibilities', 'Omar and his wasp-pot', 'The realms of gold', 'The wasp without a sting', autograph 'The declining birth-rate', 'Our puzzle page', 'Household hints' by Aunt Patience, followed by 'Answers to correspondence' in the hand of and probably by Frances Chesterton, autograph 'Correspondence (continued), the case for the wasp'.

ff. ii+27. 256 x 180mm.

Frances Alice Chesterton, née Blogg; wife of G K Chesterton: A family magazine 'The Brood gazette special' edited and partly written by F. A. Chesterton: 1906: Partly autogr.

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