Chronology of World, British and American Literature
G.K. Chesterton. British. 1908. Novel. The Man Who Was Thursday. Allegory of anarchists, spies and detectives. Theme: the primacy and sanctity of order.
E.M. Forster. British. 1908. Novel. A Room with a View.
Kenneth Grahame. British. 1908. Fantasy. The Wind in the Willows. Characters are Mole, Water Rat, Mr. Toad; portrait of English countryside.