Author Guide: G. K. Chesterton

All of Gilbert Keith Chesterton’s publications are listed here by genre (edited from Wikipedia’s list). You can see the chronological list here.

Biography

  1. (1903), Robert Browning
  2. (1904), G.F. Watts
  3. (1906), Charles Dickens
  4. (1910), William Blake
  5. (1917), Lord Kitchener
  6. (1923), St. Francis of Assisi
  7. (1925), William Cobbett
  8. (1927), Robert Louis Stevenson
  9. (1932), Chaucer
  10. (1933), St. Thomas Aquinas: The Dumb Ox
  11. (1936), Autobiography

Criticism

  1. (1905), Heretics
  2. (1909), George Bernard Shaw
  3. (1911), Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens
  4. (1913), The Victorian Age in Literature

Essays and Articles

  1. (1901), The Defendant
  2. (1902), Twelve Types
  3. (1903), Varied Types
  4. (1908), Orthodoxy
  5. (1908), All Things Considered
  6. (1909), Tremendous Trifles
  7. (1910), Five Types [selected from Twelve Types]
  8. (1910), Alarms and Discursions
  9. (1910), What’s Wrong With the World
  10. (1911), The Wit and Wisdom of G. K. Chesterton
  11. (1912), A Miscellany of Men
  12. (1912), Simplicity and Tolstoy [selected from Twelve Types]
  13. (1914), The Barbarism of Berlin
  14. (1914), London
  15. (1915), The Appetite of Tyranny [includes The Barbarism of Berlin]
  16. (1915), The Crimes of England
  17. (1916), Divorce vs. Democracy
  18. (1916), The Book of Job
  19. (1916), A Shilling for My Thoughts
  20. (1916), Temperance and The Great Alliance (pamphlet).
  21. (1917), A Short History of England
  22. (1917), Utopia of Usurers and Other Essays
  23. (1918), How to Help Annexation
  24. (1919), Irish Impressions
  25. (1920), The Superstition of Divorce
  26. (1920), The New Jerusalem
  27. (1920), The Uses of Diversity
  28. (1922), Eugenics and other Evils
  29. (1922), What I Saw in America
  30. (1923), Fancies Versus Fads
  31. (1925), The Superstitions of the Sceptic
  32. (1925), The Everlasting Man
  33. (1926), The Outline of Sanity
  34. (1926), The Catholic Church and Conversion
  35. (1927), Culture and the Coming Peril
  36. (1927), Social Reform vs. Birth Control
  37. (1928), Generally Speaking
  38. (1929), The Thing: Why I am a Catholic
  39. (1929), G.K.C. as M.C. [collected introductions, edited by J. P. de Fonseka]
  40. (1930), Come to Think of It
  41. (1930), The Resurrection of Rome
  42. (1931), All is Grist
  43. (1932), Sidelights of New London and Newer York
  44. (1933), All I Survey
  45. (1934), Avowals and Denials
  46. (1936), As I Was Saying

Novels

  1. (1904), The Napoleon of Notting Hill
  2. (1908), The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare
  3. (1909), The Ball and the Cross
  4. (1912), Manalive
  5. (1914), The Flying Inn
  6. (1914), Trial of John Jasper, Lay Precentor of Cloisterham Cathedral in the County of Kent, for the Murder of Edwin Drood
  7. (1924), The End of the Roman Road
  8. (1927), The Return of Don Quixote
  9. (1931), The Floating Admiral [collaborative detective story]
  10. (1932), Christendom in Dublin
  11. (1934), GK’s: A Miscellany of the First 500 Issues of G. K.’s Weekly.
  12. (1935), The Well and the Shallows.

Plays

  1. (1913), Magic: A Fantastic Comedy
  2. (1927), The Judgment of Dr. Johnson
  3. (1930), The Turkey and the Turk
  4. (1952), The Surprise [published posthumously]

Poetry

  1. (1900), Greybeards at Play
  2. (1900), The Wild Knight and Other Poems
  3. (1911), The Ballad of the White Horse
  4. (1915), Poems
  5. (1915), Wine, Water and Song
  6. (1922), The Ballad of St. Barbara and Other Poems
  7. (1923), Poems [reprinted from 1915 edition?]
  8. (1926), The Queen of Seven Swords
  9. (1927), Gloria in Profundis
  10. (1929), Ubi Ecclesia
  11. (1929), Christmas Poems
  12. (1929), New and Collected Poems
  13. (1930), The Grave of Arthur
  14. (1932), New Poems

Short Stories

  1. (1905), The Club of Queer Trades
  2. (1911), The Innocence of Father Brown
  3. (1914), The Wisdom of Father Brown
  4. (1922), The Man Who Knew Too Much
  5. (1925), Tales of The Long Bow
  6. (1926), The Incredulity of Father Brown
  7. (1927), The Secret of Father Brown
  8. (1928), The Sword of Wood
  9. (1929), Father Brown Omnibus [collected stories]
  10. (1929), The Poet and the Lunatics
  11. (1930), Four Faultless Felons, separately in US as The Ecstatic Thief; The Honest Quack; The Loyal Traitor; The Moderate Murderer
  12. (1935), The Scandal of Father Brown
  13. (1937), The Paradoxes of Mr. Pond [published posthumously]

Multiple-Author Works

  1. Williams, J.E. Hodder (1902), Thomas Carlyle
  2. Kitton, F.G. (1903), Charles Dickens: with Numerous Illustrations
  3. Garnett, Richard (1903), Tennyson
  4. Melville, Lewis (1903), Thackeray
  5. Perris, G.H.; Garnett, Edward (1903), Leo Tolstoy
  6. Shaw, George Bernard (1928), Do We Agree? [debate]

Anthologies

  1. (1911), A Chesterton Calendar. Compiled from the Writings of G.K.C. [calendar]
  2. (1926), Collected Works. Nine volumes.
  3. (1926), Collected Poems
  4. (1927), The Collected Poems of G.K. Chesterton
  5. (1935), Stories, Essays And Poems
  6. (1937), The Man Who Was Chesterton [anthology]
  7. (1938), The Coloured Lands.
  8. (1940), Sheed, Frank (ed.), The End of the Armistice
  9. (1943), The Pocket Book of Father Brown [reprint collection]
  10. (1950), The Common Man
  11. (1953), A Handful of Authors
  12. (1954), Collected Poems
  13. (1955), Collins, Dorothy (ed.), The Glass Walking-Stick
  14. (1958), Collins, Dorothy (ed.), Lunacy and Letters
  15. (1959), The Second Father Brown [reprint collection]
  16. (1961), Ten Adventures of Father Brown [reprint collection]
  17. (1961), Where All Roads Lead
  18. (1965), Collins, Dorothy (ed.), The Spice of Life
  19. (1970), Auden, W.H. (ed.), G. K. Chesterton. A selection from his non-fictional prose, Faber & Faber.
  20. (1972), Collins, Dorothy (ed.), Chesterton on Shakespeare.
  21. (1975), Collins, Dorothy (ed.), The Apostle and the Wild Ducks.
  22. (1978), The Hound of Heaven and Other Poems.
  23. (1981), The Penguin Complete Father Brown [reprint collection]
  24. (1983), The Father Brown Omnibus [reprint collection]
  25. (1984), Smith, Marie (ed.), The Spirit of Christmas.
  26. (1984), Basic Chesterton.
  27. (1985), Kavanagh, P.J. (ed.), The Bodley Head G.K. Chesterton.
  28. (1986), Smith, Marie (ed.), Daylight and Nightmare [uncollected short fiction]
  29. (1986), GK’s Weekly: A Sampler.
  30. (1986), The Collected Works of G. K. Chesterton, Ignatius Press.
  31. (1986), Illustrated London News, 1905–1907.
  32. (1987), Illustrated London News, 1908–1910.
  33. (1987), The Best of Father Brown [reprint collection]
  34. (1988), Illustrated London News, 1911–1913
  35. (1988), Illustrated London News, 1914–1916
  36. (1989), Illustrated London News, 1917–1919
  37. (1989), Illustrated London News, 1920–1922
  38. (1989), Smith, Marie (ed.), Thirteen Detectives
  39. (1989), Collected Works of G.K. Chesterton: Plays
  40. (1989), The Annotated Innocence of Father Brown [reprint collection]
  41. (1990), Father Brown Crime Stories [reprint collection]
  42. (1990), Smith, Marie (ed.), Seven Suspects
  43. (1990), de Silva, Alvaro (ed.), Brave New Family
  44. (1990), Illustrated London News, 1923–1925
  45. (1991), Illustrated London News, 1926–1928
  46. (1991), Illustrated London News, 1929–1931
  47. (1991), The Mask of Midas
  48. (1994), Collected Works of G. K. Chesterton: Collected Poetry: Part 1
  49. (1996), Father Brown of the Church of Rome [reprint collection]
  50. (1997), Platitudes Undone (annotations), Platitudes in the Making by Holbrook Jackson.
  51. (1997), Sparkes, Russel (ed.), Prophet of Orthodoxy: The Wisdom of G. K. Chesterton.
  52. (2000), On Lying in Bed and Other Essays
  53. (2001), Criticisms and Appreciations of the Works of Charles Dickens
  54. (2001), The G.K. Chesterton Papers: Additional Manuscripts
  55. (2002), Chesterton Day by Day: The Wit and Wisdom of G. K. Chesterton
  56. (2003), Essential Writings
  57. (2004), G. K. Chesterton’s Early Poetry: Greybeards at Play, The White Knight and Other Poems, The Ballad of the White Horse
  58. (2011), Illustrated London News, 1932–1934
  59. (2011), Stapleton, Julia (ed.), G. K. Chesterton at the Daily News: Literature, Liberalism, and Revolution, Part 1, volumes 1–4
  60. (2012), Stapleton, Julia (ed.), G. K. Chesterton at the Daily News: Literature, Liberalism, and Revolution, Part 2, volumes 5–8

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