An eccentric poet acts as spiritual detective in these eight stories by the
creator of the popular Father Brown mysteries. Gabriel Gale employs his
extraordinary gifts of empathy to solve and prevent crimes perpetrated by
madmen. His philosophical police work forms a captivating basis for
Chesterton's characteristic paradoxes and soaring flights of rhetoric.

G. K. Chesterton, Martin Gardner—The Poet And The Lunatics - Episodes In The Li

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