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A Tale of a Tub and Other Works : World's Classics - Jonathan Swift

A Tale of a Tub and Other Works

World's Classics

Paperback Published: 15th October 2008
ISBN: 9780199549788
Number Of Pages: 272

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This volume includes "The Battle of the Books" and "The Mechanical Operation of the Spirit", both which accompanied "A Tale of a Tub" on its first publication in 1704.

About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

A tale of a tub, written for the universal improvement of mankind
A full and true account of the battle fought last Friday between the ancient and the modern books in Saint Jame's Library
A discourse concerning the mechanical operation of the spirit. In a letter to a friend. A fragment
An argument to prove that the abolishing of Christianity in England may, as things now stand, be attended with some inconveniences, and perhaps not produce those many good effects proposed thereby
A modest proposal for preventing the children of poor people in Ireland from being a burden to their parents or country, and for making them beneficial to the publicOn doing good. A sermon
A proposal for giving badges to the beggars in all the parishes of Dublin
Hints on good manners
Hints toward an essay on conversation
On sleeping in church. A sermon
A letter to a very young lady on her marriage
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ISBN: 9780199549788
ISBN-10: 0199549788
Series: World's Classics
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 15th October 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 12.9  x 1.2
Weight (kg): 0.19

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