THE COLLECTED WORKS OF JONATHAN SWIFT contains twelve works by the noted 18th century satirist, including his best known novel GULLIVER'S TRAVELS and his satire A MODEST PROPOSAL. Includes an active table of contents for easy navigation.
• A Modest Proposal
• A Letter of Advice to A Young Poet
• A Treatise on Good Manners and Good Breeding
• An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity
• Hints Toward an Essay on Conversation
• On the Death of Esther Johneson
• Thoughts on Various Subjects
• Gulliver's Travels
• The Battle of the Books
• The Bickerstaff-Partridge Papers
• The Journal to Stella
• A Tale of a Tub
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) was an Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer, poet and clergyman who is famous for his satires, including A MODEST PROPOSAL and his adventure/political satire GULLIVER'S TRAVELS. A clergyman by training, Swift took to writing pamphlets in support of the Irish and became perhaps the most well known satirist in the English-speaking world.