The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Hilaire Belloc (Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953: At the Sign of the Lion, and Other Essays From the Books of Hilaire Belloc (multiple formats at archive.org) Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953: Avril: Being Essays on the Poetry of the French Renaissance (Gutenberg text).
Hilaire Belloc (BEHL-ahk) was a prolific and popular writer of prose. He is identified primarily as a historian and defender of the Roman Catholic religion, but he wrote history, biography, travel.
Hilaire Belloc (1870 - 1953) was born in France to a French attorney and an English feminist writer. The family moved to England while Hilaire was still a toddler. A friend of sci-fi writer H. G. Wells and playwright George Bernard Shaw, Hilaire was a devout Catholic and successful journalist who also wrote inspirational poetry, cautionary tales, nonfiction, and children's verse, authoring.
Hilaire Belloc is considered one of the most controversial and accomplished men of letters of early 20th-century England. An author whose writings continue to draw either the deep admiration or bitter contempt of readers, he was an outspoken proponent of radical social and economic reforms.
All of Hilaire Belloc Poems. Hilaire Belloc Poetry Collection from Famous Poets and Poems.
THE GREAT HERESIES by Hilaire Belloc THE MODERN PHASE We approach the greatest moment of all. The Faith is now in the presence not of a particular heresy as in the past — the Arian, the Manichean, the Albigensian, the Mohammedan — nor is it in the presence of a sort of generalized heresy as it was when it had to meet the Protestant revolution from three to four hundred years ago. The enemy.
The Verse of Hilaire Belloc (1954) Nonesuch Press, edited W. N. Roughead; One Thing and Another. A Miscellany from his Uncollected Essays selected by Patrick Cahill (1955) Collected Verse (1958) Letters From Hilaire Belloc (1958) selected by Robert Speaight; Advice: Hilaire Belloc's advice on wine, food and other matters (1960) Complete Verse.
Hilaire Belloc was a French-born British historian and writer, prolific in the first half of the 20th century. Joseph Hilaire Pierre Belloc was born in north-central France, days after the outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War. His English mother, Bessie Rayner Parkes, was a prominent women’s activist who married Louis Belloc, a French lawyer.