Publisher Description

A Modest Proposal, is a Juvenalian satirical essay. Swift suggests that the impoverished Irish might ease their economic troubles by selling their children as food for rich gentlemen and ladies. This satirical hyperbole mocks heartless attitudes towards the poor, as well as Irish policy in general.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
1984
January 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
13
Pages
PUBLISHER
Public Domain
SELLER
Public Domain
SIZE
13.6
KB

Customer Reviews

Astley Martin ,

Interesting

Had a teacher tell me about this book. Thought I'd look it up. As my title states, it's... interesting, for lack of another word.

a brick with a personality ,

The ultimate dead baby joke

A compelling argument

AlondraP ,

oh my.

Gave me the chills. Wonder what the public response to this was like.

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