A Complete Collection of Genteel and Ingenious Conversation, in Three Dialogues (For Her Own Good: A Series of Conduct Books)

by Jonathan Swift

Publisher: Thoemmes Continuum

Written in English
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 951
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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Other prose: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Women"s studies,
  • English

Edition Notes

ContributionsThe Rt Hon Michael Foot (Introduction)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8991919M
ISBN 101855063808
ISBN 109781855063808

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