A Tale of a Tub by Jonathan Swift
  

A Tale of a Tub

Written by Jonathan Swift

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Swift's exuberant, bawdy fable is a unique satire on politics, religion, fashion, madness and on writing itself - one which can be seen as anticipating the postmodern age with its witty digressions and dissection of the art of fiction.

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A Tale of a Tub by Jonathan Swift

Swift's exuberant, bawdy fable is a unique satire on politics, religion, fashion, madness and on writing itself - one which can be seen as anticipating the postmodern age with its witty digressions and dissection of the art of fiction.

About the Author

Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745), Irish author and journalist, the foremost prose satirist in the English language. Swift's best known work is Gulliver's Travels (1726).

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Paperback

Author

Jonathan Swift
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Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

2nd September 2004

ISBN

9780141018874

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