Criticism Provides Readers With A Wide Chronological And Thematic Range Of Scholarly Interpretations, Divided Into Two Sections The First, 1745 1940, Includes Assessments By Henry Fielding, Samuel Johnson, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Makepeace Thackeray, D H Lawrence, W B Yeats, F R Leavis, And Andr Breton, Among Others The Second, After 1940, Is By Subject And Collects Critical Discussions Of A Tale Of The Tub, The Poems, The English And Irish Politics, And Gulliver S Travels, By Hugh Kenner, Marcus Walsh, Irvin Ehrenpreis, Penelope Wilson, Derek Mahon, S J Connolly, George Orwell, R S Crane, Jenny Mezciems, Ian Higgins, And Claude Rawson.A Chronology And Selected Bibliography Are Also Included.
Jonathan Swift was an Anglo Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer first for Whigs then for Tories , and poet, famous for works like Gulliver s Travels, A Modest Proposal, A Journal to Stella, The Drapier s Letters, The Battle of the Books, and A Tale of a Tub Swift is probably the foremost prose satirist in the English language, and is less well known for his poetry Swift published al
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