A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works by Jonathan Swift

Treasury of five shorter works by the author of Gulliver's Travels offers ample evidence of the great satirist's inspired lampoonery. Title piece plus The Battle of the Books, A Meditation Upon a Broom-Stick, A Discourse Concerning the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit and The Abolishing of Christianity in England.

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A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works Paperback 2655612 $4.88 $4.87 2013
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