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Gulliver"s travels, A tale of a tub, The battle of the books, etc.

by Jonathan Swift

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesTale of a tub., Battle of the books.
Statementby Jonathan Swift
SeriesOxford standard authors
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 599 p.
Number of Pages599
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24151918M
OCLC/WorldCa10371204

GULLIVER'S TRAVELS: A story by Swift * A Giant Fairy (, Paperback) Vintage - $ A shipping discount is available on all items after the first item when you buy more than one (lots count as 1 item). If a discount is not automatically showing when items are placed in your cart, please ask for an invoice before paying. Please ask if you have any questions. Gullivers Travels, or Travels into Several Remote Nations of the Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of Several Ships, commonly known as Gulliver's Travels (), is a prose satire by Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, that is both a satire on human nature and a parody of the "travellers' tales" literary : Anncona Media.

Among his best satires were The Battle of the Books and A Tale of a Tub. He returned to Ireland where he became an ordained member of the Anglican Church and was later made Dean of St Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin. In he published his masterpiece Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World, known as Gulliver's Travels. Gulliver's Travels, A Modest Proposal, A Tale Of A Tub, The Battle Of The Books, The Drapier's Letters, Three Sermons & More (Mobi Collected Works) Jonathan Swift $Brand: Oxford University Press.

A critical assessment of the book Gulliver's Travels. J. A. Downie, "Political Characterization in 'Gulliver's Travels,'" in Yearbook of English Studies, Vol. 7, , pp. Downie argues against the usual reading of Gulliver's Travel s as a political allegory by demonstrating how . He is remembered for works such as Gulliver’s Travels, A Modest Proposal, A Journal to Stella, Drapier’s Letters, The Battle of the Books, An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity, and A Tale of a Tub. A Tale of a Tub was the first major work written by Jonathan Swift. It is arguably his most difficult satire, and perhaps his most masterly.


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At age thirty-one, Swift returned to Ireland as chaplain to a lord justice. Swift maintained his energy and wit and, later in life, wrote "A Modest Proposal" () and GULLIVER'S TRAVELS ().Format: Paperback.

He is remembered for works such as Gulliver's Travels, A Modest Proposal, A Journal to Stella, Drapier's Letters, The Battle of the Books, An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity, and A Tale of a Tub.

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Composed between andit was eventually published in It was long regarded as a satire on religion, and has famously been attacked for that Author: Jonathan Swift.

Satires: A Tale of a Tub The Battle of the Books A Modest Proposal A Meditation Upon a Broom-Stick Gulliver’s travels Pamphlets: The Abolishing of the Christianity in England On the conduct of the allies The Barrier Treaty The Public Spirit of the Whigs Poems: A Beautiful Young Nymph Going to Bed Cadenus and Vanessa A Description of a City.

His most famous works were Gullivers Travels and A Tale of a Tub. Lesser known works were The Battle of the Books and A Journey to Stella. Asked in Word and Phrase Origins. Gulliver's Travels: A Tale of a Tub / Battle of the Books, Etc. (Oxford Standard Edition) Gulliver's Travels: Pop-up Book: 6: Professional Silverlight 2 for Developers: 5: The history of Martin.

Being a proper sequel to The tale of a tub. With a digression concerning the nature, usefulness, and necessity of wars and quarrels.The Works of Dean Swift Gulliver's Travels, Tale of a Tub, Battle of the Books.

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For further details please email. Seller.Although he is well-versed in poetry and has written a prolific amount of private correspondences, Swift is best known for his prose fictions, such as The Battle of the Books, Tale of a Tub, and Gulliver’s Travels, and his pamphlets, namely A Modest Proposal.