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The Father Brown Mysteries  free pdf Andrew Sachs stars as the famous clerical sleuth in these four BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisations. With his black hat, huge umbrella, unworldly simplicity and 'beaming but breathless geniality', Father Brown is one of fiction's best-loved amateur detectives. Short and tatty, but with the wisdom and insight to unravel the most wayward of criminal minds, he has entertained generations. Here, the High Priest of detection becomes involved in four intriguing cases that will tax even his mental powers to the limit...In "The Blue Cross", the cream of London's police force and France's finest detective fail to apprehend Flambeau, the master of disguise. The suspect is a tall Catholic priest, but it's the little English priest who's behaving oddly..."The Queer Feet" finds Father Brown investigating a death in a small hotel. Who stole the silver fish service? How many waiters are there? And how did all this lead to a glimmer of repentance? In "The Eye of Apollo", a villain turns detective, a new religion is proclaimed from a balcony, and Inspector Bagshaw is baffled. Only Father Brown can find the murderer. Finally, "The Absence of Mr Glass" turns on a bloodstained sword, a young man bound and gagged and a missing dandy. To solve the puzzle, Father Brown and Flambeau must track down the mysterious Mr Glass...

About G. K. Chesterton

Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born in 1874. He studied art at Slade School and literature at University College London before ending his studies early without qualifications. From 1900 he worked his way to become a freelance art and literary critic then a regular columnist and later a prolific writer (he has many essays, poems, short stories, novels and plays to his name). He is best known for his 'Father Brown' short stories, which were collected into five books: "The Innocence of Father Brown," published in 1911- "The Wisdom of Father Brown," published in 1914- "The Incredulity of Father Brown," published in 1926- "The Secrets of Father Brown," published in 1927- and "The Scandal of Father Brown," published in 1935. Chesterton died in 1936, aged 64.

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Author : G. K. Chesterton
Publisher : BBC Physical Audio
Data Published : 05 January 2012
ISBN : 1408469758
EAN : 9781408469750
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 2 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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