BookChums Cart

A Modest Proposal

A Modest Proposal

By Author :

Language :

4 Stars
2 Ratings
Published by Intercultural Press

36 pages

ISBN-10:

1611043328

(

ISBN-13:

9781611043327)

A Modest Proposal for Preventing the Children of Poor People in Ireland From Being a Burden to Their Parents or Country, and for Making Them Beneficial to the Public, commonly referred to as A Modest Proposal, is a Juvenalian satirical essay written and published anonymously by Jonathan Swift in 1729. Swift suggests in his essay that the impoverished Irish might ease their economic troubles by selling children as food for rich gentlemen and ladies. By doing this he mocks the authority ...

More details

 

A Modest Proposal,  

Jonathan Swift,  

satirical essay,  

0 Review of A Modest Proposal

Be the first to review this book. Review Now

Posted By:

Chums Reading:

1

In Clubs:

-

Category:

Sub-Category:

About Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, pol...

More books by Jonathan Swift