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People/Characters: Jonathan Swift

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" Puteshestvie v nekotorye otdalennye strany". ( Mysli i chyvstva Dzhonatana Svifta, snachala issledovatelv, a potom voina v neskol'kikh srazhenii͡akh.) by Mikhail Levidovnot in English Common Knowledge
"Svift". by Александр Иосифович Дейчnot in English Common Knowledge
1,000 Years of English Literature: A Treasury of Literary Manuscripts by Chris Fletcher
1776 by David McCullough
Abigail Adams by Woody Holton
The Age of Reason: (1700-1789) by Harold Nicolson
Ambrose Bierce Is Missing: And Other Historical Mysteries by Joe Nickell
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays by Northrop Frye
Bolingbroke and Harley by Sheila Biddle
The book-collector's quarterly, no. II, March-May 1931 by First Edition Clubverses on the death of
The Cambridge History of English Literature: Vol. IX, Steele & Addison to Pope & Swift by A. W. Ward
Coming to America: Immigrants from the British Isles by Shirley Blumenthal
A Conversation With a Cat and Others by Hilaire Belloc
The Courtiers: Splendor and Intrigue in the Georgian Court at Kensington Palace by Lucy Worsley
Darwin's Illness by Ralph Colp
Debts of honour by Michael Foot
Depression and How to Survive It by Spike Milligan
Edmund Wilson: Literary Essays and Reviews of the 1920s & 30s: The Shores of Light / Axel's Castle / Uncollected Reviews by Edmund Wilson
England Under Queen Anne: Blenheim by George Macaulay Trevelyan
English Literary Manuscripts by British Library
The English Spirit by A. L. Rowse
Essays by George Orwell
Fact and Fiction by Bertrand Russell
Fighting Words: Writers Lambast Other Writers--from Aristotle to Anne Rice by James Charlton
The First Idea: How Symbols, Language, and Intelligence Evolved from Our Primate Ancestors to Modern Humans by Stanley I. Greenspan
From Dryden to Johnson by Boris Ford
Genius: A Mosaic of One Hundred Exemplary Creative Minds by Harold Bloom
Great Britain since 1688; a modern history by K. B. Smellie
Great Utopian and Dystopian Works of Literature by Pamela Bedore
A History of English Literature II: Literature of the English Renaissance 1485-1660 by Hardin Craig
A History of the English Language by Albert C. Baugh
Immortal Last Words: History's Most Memorable Dying Remarks, Deathbed Statements and Final Farewells by Terry Breverton
In Depth: Essayists for Our Time by Carl H. Klaus
In the dozy hours, and other papers by Agnes Repplier
Jonathan Swift by A. L. Rowse
Jonathan Swift by Victoria Glendinning
Jonathan Swift: a critical anthology by Denis Donoghue
Jonathan Swift: His Life and His World by Leo Damrosch
Journal to Stella by Jonathan Swift
King's Mistress, Queen's Servant: The Life and Times of Henrietta Howard by Tracy Borman
The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of 'Proper' English, from Shakespeare to South Park by Jack Lynch
The Life and Friendships of Dean Swift by Stephen Gwynn
Little Journeys to the Homes of Good Men and Great {complete} by Elbert Hubbard
Little Journeys to the Homes of Good Men and Great: Jonathan Swift by Elbert Hubbard
Lives of the English Poets by Samuel Johnson
Memoirs of Mrs. Letitia Pilkington, 1712-1750 by Laetitia Pilkington
Modern Ireland, 1600-1972 by R. F. Foster
More Women than Men by Ivy Compton-Burnett
The New Oxford Book of Irish Verse by Thomas Kinsella
The Norton Anthology of English Literature: The Major Authors {generic} by M. H. Abrams
The Norton Anthology of Poetry by Margaret Ferguson
An Old Castle and Other Essays by C. T. Winchester
The Paper Garden: An Artist Begins Her Life's Work at 72 by Molly Peacock
The Pleasures of the Imagination: English Culture in the Eighteenth Century by John Brewer
Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758 by Benjamin Franklin
Queen of the Wits: A Life of Laetitia Pilkington by Norma Clarke
Savage Satire: The Story of Jonathan Swift (World Writers) by Clarissa Aykroyd
Science fiction handbook by L. Sprague de Camp
The Selected Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (Lives and Letters) by Mary Wortley Montagu
Shakespeare's Tremor and Orwell's Cough: The Medical Lives of Famous Writers by John J. Ross
The Sin of Wit: Jonathan Swift as a Poet by Maurice Johnson
The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal
Swift and Carroll; a psychoanalytic study of two lives by Phyllis Greenacre
Swift; a collection of critical essays by Ernest Lee Tuveson
The Tower of London in the History of England by A. L. Rowse
Tre inglesi pazzi by Maria Luisa Astaldi
Vanessa & the dean: The ironic history of Esther Vanhomrigh and Jonathan Swift by Lewis Gibbs
Yeats's Heroic Figures: Wilde, Parnell, Swift, Casement by Michael A. Steinman

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Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Anglo-Irish author, satirist and essayist, perhaps best known for writing 'Gulliver's Travels'.

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