English Political Writings, 1711-1714: The Conduct of the Allies and Other Works

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The years 1711 to 1714 saw some of Swift's most brilliant and powerful political pamphleteering. Writing for the Tory government, he did more to settle the fate of parties and the nation than any literary figure, before or since. This volume collects together major defences of the government's position, including The Conduct of the Allies and The Publick Spirit of the Whigs, vigorous attacks on his opponents, short satirical broadsides, and brief contributions to periodicals. It also includes some little known work not ...

English Political Writings, 1711-1714: The Conduct of the Allies and Other Works 2008, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521829298

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