G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXIX B. Rhoda Bastable's autograph book; 1900 ... 

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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXIX B. Rhoda Bastable's autograph book; 1900-1922. Some contributions in French and German. Chesterton contributed the opening poem (f. 2) (published in C.W., vol. 10, p. 285), a drawing of the Chinese man (f. 18), a poem and sketch 'History of the husbands of Rhoda' (ff. 30v-31) (published in Return to Chesterton, pp. 179-180, with a facsimile of the drawing), and a poem 'To Rhoda, otherwise called Rohda' (ff. 63-64) (published in C.W., vol. 10, pp. 336-337, see also Add. 73305 A).

ff. 65. 200 x 160mm. Full binding of red leather, gold-tooled on inner edges.

Rhoda Bastable, cousin of F A Chesterton: Autograph book owned by R. Bastable, and including verses by G. K. Chesterton: 1900-1922.

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