Gulliver's travels and selected writings in pros & verse / edited by John Hayward. Jonathan Swift.

Gulliver's travels and selected writings in pros & verse / edited by John Hayward

London New York : Nonesuch Press ; Random House, 1942. 2nd edition. Previous owner's signature. Very good cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains quite well-preserved overall. Item #332754

Physical description: xviii, 868 pages 20 cm. Notes: Chronological table: p. ix-xi.
Includes textual notes: pages 829-868. Contents: Travels into several remote nations of the world -- Tale of a tub (selections) -- Conduct of the allies (selections) -- Argument to prove that the abolishing of Christianity... -- Letter to a young gentleman -- Letter of advice to a young poet -- Letter to a very young lady on her marriage -- Meditation upon a broomstick -- Thoughts on various subjects -- Resolutions when I come to be old -- Irish tratcs -- Directions to servants (selections) -- Journal to Stella (selections) -- Character for Mrs Johnson [Stella] -- Threee prayers for Stella -- Poems. Subjects: Swift, Jonathan 1667-1745 Miscellaneous writings. Voyages, Imaginary; Early works to 1800. Travelers; Fiction. Voyages, Imaginary; Early works to 1800. English literature 17th century. Genre: Action and adventure fiction. Fiction.

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