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flying inn

G. K. Chesterton

flying inn

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Published by Metheun in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published: London : Metheun, 1914.

Statementby G.K. Chesterton.
SeriesThe Gateway library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4453.C4 N37 1935
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 282 p. --
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15411852M

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"The Flying Inn", published in England inis a tale of a man who is confronted by modern cultural trends -- and, oddly enough, this focus on all things "modern" (in ) is no less relevant today than it was a hundred years ago/5(49).

The Flying Inn is the most rambunctious of Chesterton's novels, a rollicking ramble through the heart of merry England, in which our intrepid heroes stay one step ahead of the enemies of civilization.".

About the Book. Like many of Chesterton's works, The Flying Inn is a humorous, satirical romp that conceals beneath a playful exterior important and thoughtful philosophical insights on religion, the nature of the state, political oversight and authority, and the roots of human by: 8.

“The Flying Inn is the most rambunctious of Chesterton’s novels, a rollicking ramble through the heart of merry England, in which our intrepid heroes stay one step ahead of the enemies of civilization.”. Perhaps prophetical more so than prosaic (and not at all in the sense Chesterton intended it) The Flying Inn is one of those books which should rank among the classics.

Certain works on similar subject matter become quickly dated, while this work through its immortal prose, and brilliant poetry shall remain a classic because it could be something happening today.

Book Review: The Flying Inn by G.K. Chesterton. Perhaps prophetical more so than prosaic (and not at all in the sense Chesterton intended it) the Flying Inn is one of those books which should rank among the classics.

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"The Flying Inn" was published in The word "flying" in the context of the title of this book has the meaning of moving rapidly from place to place. In its visionary treatment of human interactions, and in identifying the severe threat that we face from Islam, it is indeed : CreateSpace Publishing.

Besides Heretics and Orthodoxy, Chesterton said that the book he most enjoyed writing was The Flying Inn.

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The Flying Inn Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Fantasy fiction Subject: Humorous stories Subject: England -- Fiction Subject: Prohibition -- Fiction Subject: Great Britain -- Politics and government -- Fiction Subject: Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

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Because of this, alcohol sales are prohibited.The Flying Inn is a novel by G.K. Chesterton. It is set in a future England where a bizarre form of "Progressive" Islam has triumphed and largely dominates the political and social life of the country.

Because of this, alcohol sales are effectively prohibited.