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Swift on his age selected prose and verse. Edited by Colin J. Horne. by Jonathan Swift

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Eighteenth century,
  • Great Britain -- Intellectual life

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [281]-283.

SeriesLife, literature, and thought library
ContributionsHorne, Colin J., ed.
The Physical Object
Pagination283 p. ;
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19806793M

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