Jonathan Swift and contemporary Cork by Gerald Y. Goldberg

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork [Ire.] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Cork (Ireland),
  • Ireland,
  • Cork.

Subjects:

  • Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 -- Homes and haunts -- Ireland -- Cork.,
  • Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 -- Friends and associates.,
  • Authors, Irish -- Homes and haunts -- Ireland -- Cork.,
  • Authors, Irish -- 18th century -- Biography.,
  • Cork (Ireland) -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statementby Gerald Y. Goldberg. With line drawings by Szymon and a foreword by Cearbhaill O"Dalaigh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3726 .G615
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p.
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5595560M
LC Control Number68001157

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