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In a surreal turn-of-the-century London, Gabriel Syme, a poet, is recruited to a secret anti-anarchist task force at Scotland Yard. Lucian Gregory, an anarchist poet, is the only poet in Saffron Park, until he loses his temper in an argument over the purpose of poetry with Gabriel Syme, who takes the opposite view. After some time, the frustrated Gregory finds Syme and leads him to a local anarchist meeting-place to prove that he is a true anarchist. Instead of the anarchist Gregory getting elected, the officer Syme uses his wits and is elected as the local representative to the worldwide Central Council of Anarchists. The Council consisting of seven men, each using the name of a day of the week as a code name; Syme is given the name of Thursday... (Summary from Wikipedia)

Man Who Was Thursday, A Nightmare, The by G. K. Chesterton (1874 - 1936‪)‬ LibriVox

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In a surreal turn-of-the-century London, Gabriel Syme, a poet, is recruited to a secret anti-anarchist task force at Scotland Yard. Lucian Gregory, an anarchist poet, is the only poet in Saffron Park, until he loses his temper in an argument over the purpose of poetry with Gabriel Syme, who takes the opposite view. After some time, the frustrated Gregory finds Syme and leads him to a local anarchist meeting-place to prove that he is a true anarchist. Instead of the anarchist Gregory getting elected, the officer Syme uses his wits and is elected as the local representative to the worldwide Central Council of Anarchists. The Council consisting of seven men, each using the name of a day of the week as a code name; Syme is given the name of Thursday... (Summary from Wikipedia)

    THE TWO POETS OF SAFFRON PARK

    THE TWO POETS OF SAFFRON PARK

    • 22 min
    THE SECRET OF GABRIEL SYME

    THE SECRET OF GABRIEL SYME

    • 17 min
    THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY

    THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY

    • 24 min
    THE TALE OF A DETECTIVE

    THE TALE OF A DETECTIVE

    • 21 min
    THE FEAST OF FEAR

    THE FEAST OF FEAR

    • 20 min
    THE EXPOSURE

    THE EXPOSURE

    • 18 min

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Sarah and Evan ,

Amazing about Art anarchy god and the devil.

Zzz,,,,…love very weird it will entertain you It’ll. give you goosebumps so big you might not want to shave your legs.
Paradoxical nature of reality seems to you get going more often than not, this is the book for you. What a Hoot!!

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