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Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift( )
Author: McMinn, Joseph
Series title:Literary Lives Ser.
Publication Date:Apr 1991
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $199.00
Book Description:

This biography emphasises the extraordinary versatility and resourcefulness of a lifetime spent serving the public interest with the pen. At the same time, it shows Swift's distinctive love of writing for personal entertainment and diversion, with little or no interest in publication. While remaining a fiercely committed writer, he always tried to preserve, especially in his poetry and letters, a literature dedicated to friendship. Swift's literary career comprises much more than the...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.46 x 8.424 Inches
Book Weight:0.858 Pounds

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