LAS PARADOJAS DE MR.POND PDF

Everyone worth a character is male, the action revolves around wordplay and storytelling. To ask other readers questions about The Paradoxes of Mr. View all 4 comments. Chesterton paints word pictures that are kind of paradojxs an Arthur Rackham illustration — realistic, distorted and ethereal whimsy. Not as famous or clever as Father Brown, but another wonderful read from the brilliant, labyrinthian mind of GK.

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Recommends it for: Adults and teens. Recommended to Helen by: No-one. This volume consists of eight well-written humorous mysteries - which can be characterized as ingenious, light, escapist fiction, the opposite of thrillers. I was reminded of the Jeeves stories that I read long ago as a child given the correctness and gentility of the characters and the mild disparagement of anyone or anything not British, really the final echo of a non-ironic sense of British superiority in the waning days of Empire, given that the stories were written just before the This volume consists of eight well-written humorous mysteries - which can be characterized as ingenious, light, escapist fiction, the opposite of thrillers.

I was reminded of the Jeeves stories that I read long ago as a child given the correctness and gentility of the characters and the mild disparagement of anyone or anything not British, really the final echo of a non-ironic sense of British superiority in the waning days of Empire, given that the stories were written just before the Second World War and the subsequent British Empire decolonization. Even so the stories are charming - mostly consist of conversations in which the three main characters the obscure government functionary Pond, his colleague Sir Hubert Wotton, and the dashing young Irishman Captain Gahagan recount stories, in which mysteries are solved through logical deduction, etc.

He knew that a poet or a prophet could be as dangerous as an army. Is it not enough for our kings that they should be our gods? Is it not enough for them to be served and saved?

But Friendship always needs time. More and more and more time Love is like that. It is a thing of great moments; and it lives on the memory of moments. Perhaps it is a fragile illusion; perhaps, on the other hand, it is eternal and beyond time. Half the time they are simply showing off by not showing off. Pond, "are just incomplete enough to call out the imagination to complete them.

Louis:] And do you think It meant that in ancient Athens a man was sometimes exiled merely for being important; and the votes were recorded by oyster -shells. In this case he should have been exiled for being important; but he was so very important that nobody could be told of his importance.

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