The Intelligencer

The Intelligencer

by Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan, James Woolley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198126700

ISBN-13: 9780198126706

Pub. Date: 03/28/1993

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In 1728-1729, Jonathan Swift and his friend Thomas Sheridan anonymously published the Intelligencer, a trenchant and often witty commentary on the Irish social and political scene in the year before the publication of A Modest Proposal. The first collected edition of the Intelligencer since 1730, this volume presents the rare original Dublin pamphlets, including

Overview

In 1728-1729, Jonathan Swift and his friend Thomas Sheridan anonymously published the Intelligencer, a trenchant and often witty commentary on the Irish social and political scene in the year before the publication of A Modest Proposal. The first collected edition of the Intelligencer since 1730, this volume presents the rare original Dublin pamphlets, including full commentary and appendices based on contemporary broadsides, newspapers, and manuscripts, and a fresh bibliographical analysis of the work's textual transmission.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198126706
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.81(h) x 1.01(d)

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