ISBN 9780141191461,Man Who Was Thursday

Man Who Was Thursday

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ISBN 9780141191461
Publisher

Penguin Books India

Publication Year 2011
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780141191461

ISBN-10 0141191465
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 181 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Fiction

The Central Anarchist Council is a secret society sworn to destroy the world. The council is governed by seven men, who hide their identities behind the names of the days of the week. Yet one of their number - Thursday - is not the revolutionary he claims to be, but a Scotland Yard detective. And, the question soon becomes, who and what are the others? G.K. Chesterton unravels this unique fantasy in his own inventive and exuberant way, and uses this nightmare of paradox and surprise to probe the mysteries of human behaviour and belief. Matthew Beaumont's introduction examines the book's themes of identity and confrontation, and explores its intriguing title. This edition also contains a chronology, notes and suggested further reading.

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