Business Hours

Monday – Saturday
6 AM – 6 PM PDT
Local: 4:32 AM

Sign in

  1. Forgot your password?

The Superstition of Divorce

by Chesterton, Gilbert K.

Chatto & Windus 1920

Runs on Windows, Mac and mobile.
Your Price
$11.95
The Superstition of Divorce See inside
This image is for illustration only. The product is a download.

Overview

This compact volume provides a basic and readable introduction to the philosophy of marriage and the purpose of the family. In it, Chesterton expands and develops his arguments in Divorce versus Democracy, showing that divorce does not solve the problems of individuals; rather, it corrupts society as a whole.

Product Details

  • Title: The Superstition of Divorce
  • Author: G. K. Chesterton
  • Publisher: John Lane Co.
  • Publication Date: 1920
  • Pages: 150

About G. K. Chesterton

G. K. Chesterton was born in London in 1874. He worked at the Redway and T. Fisher Unwin publishing house until 1902, when he began writing regularly—his weekly columns appeared for decades in the Daily News and The Illustrated London News. In all, he wrote more than 80 books, hundreds of poems, 200 short stories, 4,000 essays. Among his writings are his famous apologetic work Orthodoxy, a biography of St. Aquinas, his Father Brown detective stories, The Napoleon of Notting Hill, and The Man Who Was Thursday. He died on June 14, 1936 in Buckinghamshire.