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Jonathan Swift

Ireland (1667 - 1745)

Anglo-Irish poet, satirist and clergyman, Jonathan Swift (1667-1745), was born in Dublin to English parents. He embarked on a career as diplomatic secretary and became increasingly involved in politics. He published many satirical works of verse and prose, including 'A Tale of a Tub', 'A Modest Proposal', and 'Gulliver's Travels'. Robert DeMaria, Jr. is Henry Noble MacCracken Professor of English at Vassar College, New York. He has published widely on 17th and 18th century literature.

Genres: Fantasy
   Gulliver's Travels (1726)
     aka Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World in Four Parts by Lemuel Gulliver
   A Tale of a Tub (1704)
   The Journal to Stella (poems) (1766)
   Prose Works of Jonathan Swift (poems) (1940)
   The Portable Swift (1948)
   Selected prose works of Jonathan Swift (1949)
   Selected Writings (1950)
   Swift On His Age (poems) (1953)
   Collected Poems (poems) (1958)
   The Poems of Jonathan Swift (poems) (1958)
   Directions to Servants and Miscellaneous Works (1959)
   Selected Prose and Poetry (poems) (1959)
   Poetry and Prose (poems) (1964)
   Selections (1965)
   Best of Swift (1967)
   Selected Poems (1967)
   Stella's Birth-days (1967)
   The Prose Writings (poems) (1968)
   Miscellanies in Prose and Verse (poems) (1972)
   The Writings (1973)
   Complete Poems (poems) (1983)
   Selected Works (1984)
   Jonathan Swift Selections (1989)
   Jonathan Swift: Poems Selected by Derek Mahon (poems) (2001)
   Major Works (2003)
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Novellas and Short Stories
   Cadenus and Vanessa (1726)
   Baucis and Philemon (1983)
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Books containing stories by Jonathan Swift
The Sophisticated Cat (1992)
A Gathering of Stories, Poems, And Miscellaneous Writings About Cats
edited by
Daniel Halpern and Joyce Carol Oates

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