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By Joseph Pearce

ISBN-10: 1586179446

ISBN-13: 9781586179441

In Catholic Literary Giants, Joseph Pearce takes the reader on a stunning travel of the artistic panorama of Catholic prose and poetry. overlaying the significant and ambitious terrain from Dante to Tolkien, from Shakespeare to Waugh, this publication is an immersion into the non secular depths of the Catholic literary culture with one in all trendy most popular literary biographers as our advisor.

Focusing specially at the literary revival of the 20th century, Pearce explores famous authors equivalent to G.K. Chesterton, Graham Greene and J.R.R. Tolkien, whereas introducing lesser-known writers Roy Campbell, Maurice Baring, Owen Barfield and others. He even comprises the hot saint, Pope John Paul II, who wrote many literary and poetic items, between them the tale that was once made right into a characteristic movie, The Jeweler's Shop.

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