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Jonathan Swift and the anatomy of satire a study of satiric technique. by John Marshall Bullitt

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Published by Harvard U.P., Oxford U.P. in Cambridge (Mass.) .
Written in English


  • Swift, Jonathan, -- 1667-1745.

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