Swift's angers / Claude Rawson.

"Jonathan Swift's angers were all too real, though Swift was temperamentally equivocal about their display. Even in his most brilliant satire, A Tale of a Tub, the aggressive vitality of the narrative is designed, for all the intensity of its sting, never to lose its cool. Yet Swift's...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Rawson, Claude Julien, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: Introduction: not Timons Manner; Part I. Ireland: 1. Swift, Ireland and the paradoxes of ethnicity; 2. The injured lady and the drapier: a reading of Swift's Irish tracts; Part II. Fiction: 3. The mock-edition revisited: Swift to Mailer; 4. Gulliver's Travels; 5. Swift's 'I' narrators; Part III. Poetry: 6. Rage and raillery and Swift: the case of Cadenus and Vanessa; 7. Vanessa as a reader of Gulliver's Travels; 8. Swift's poetry: an overview; 9. 'I The Lofty Stile Decline': vicissitudes of the 'heroick strain' in Swift's poems; 10. Savage indignation revisited: Swift, Yeats, and the 'cry' of liberty.