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Gilbert Keith Chesterton was an influential English writer of the early 20th century His diverse output included journalism philosophy poetry biography Christian apologetics fantasy and detective fiction Gilbert Keith Chesterton KC*SG was an English writer, philosopher, lay theologian, and literary and art critic. He has been referred to as the "prince of paradox". Time magazine observed of his writing style: "Whenever possible Chesterton made his points with popular sayings, proverbs, allegories—first carefully turning them inside out."

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List of poems by Gilbert Keith Chesterton 95 total

A Christmas Carol
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The Ballad of St. Barbara
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Lepanto
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Ecclesiastes
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A Word
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The Ballad of the Anti-Puritan
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To the Unknown Warrior
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The Rolling English Road
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The Myth of Arthur
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The Englishman
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The Secret People
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The Latest School 127 Views
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A Ballade of Suicide
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Americanisation
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A Ballad of Abbreviations 119 Views
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Femina Contra Mundum
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A Ballade of an Anti-puritan
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Rotarians
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The Deluge
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The Wise Men
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A Cider Song
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Wine and Water
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The Horrible History of Jones
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Modern Elfland
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The House of Christmas
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A Ballad of Theatricals 97 Views
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Gold Leaves
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The Ballad of the White Horse
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The Black Virgin
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A Child of the Snows
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The Towers of Time
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The Song of the Strange Ascetic
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On the Disastrous Spread of Aestheticism in all Classes
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The Song of Right and Wrong
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The Human Tree
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Songs of Education
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The Strange Music
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The New Fiction 79 Views
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Jealousy
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The Modern Manichee
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The Old Song
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To Belloc
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Variations of an Air
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The Road to Roundabout
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An Answer to Frances Cornford 75 Views
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The Donkey
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By the Babe Unborn
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The Ballad of God-Makers
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Gloria in Profundis
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The Song of Quoodle
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The Great Minimum
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Elegy in a Country Churchyard 65 Views
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A Broad Minded Bishop Rebukes The Verminous St. Francis 64 Views
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The Philanthropist
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The Last Hero
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The Aristocrat
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The New Omar
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The Logical Vegetarian 58 Views
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The Praise of Dust
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The Song of the Oak
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The Wife of Flanders
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For a War Memorial
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The Sword of Suprise
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To St. Micheal in Time of Peace
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The Song of the Wheels
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A Song of Defeat
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St, Francis Xavier
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Antichrist, or the Reunion of Christendom: An Ode
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The Higher Unity
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A Prayer in Darkness
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Who Goes Home?
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Here is the Little Door
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The Song of Education
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The Convert
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The New Freethinker
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The Holy of Holies
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The Skeleton
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A Hymn
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The Judgement of England 37 Views
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The Shakespeare Memorial
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The Song against Grocers
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Tribute to Gladstone
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The Mystery
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Cyclopean
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A Little Litany
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Eternities
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The Unpardonable Sin
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A Fairy Tale
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A Chord Of Colour
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A Dedication To E.C.B.
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A Man And His Image
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A Portrait
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A Novelty
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A Certain Evening
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'Vulgarised'
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