[Read Online] A Modest ProposalAuthor Jonathan Swift – Hometrainer-tests.de

a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome foodSwift s devastating short satire on how to solve a famineIntroducing Little Black Classicsbooks for Penguin s th birthday Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries They take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to th century California and the Russian steppe Here are stories lyrical and savage poems epic and intimate essays satirical and inspirational and ideas that have shaped the lives of millionsJonathan Swift Swift s works available in Penguin Classics are Gulliver s Travels and A Modest Proposal and Other Writings

13 thoughts on “A Modest Proposal

  1. umberto tunesi umberto tunesi says:

    In un romanzo di fantascienza lessi che gli umani morti o nti venivano trasformati in cibo per i viventi, che si presentava come una densa zuppa di piselli da cui il romanzo prendeva il nome Che sia vero o no, pu darsi che i cannibali siano dei buongustai o che pi semplicemente lo siano per sopravvivere.

  2. Irene La Preziosa Irene La Preziosa says:

    So little but very nice.

  3. James McGrory James McGrory says:

    A marvellous if largely ignored essayist And terrific value.for the mind and stocking of every bright young person

  4. K. Pike K. Pike says:

    A fascinating little book

  5. José José says:

    Good quality Good service Everything was O.K.

  6. Ashok Krishna Ashok Krishna says:

    Unable to relish the book completely since I wasn t aware of the context in which the satirical essays were all written and the people at the receiving end of much of the sarcasm Will revisit the book someday sooner and feel the full fun of it Till then it will be 3 5

  7. em em says:

    Wer Sachen gerne zum Spa lie t weil sie so grenz bescheuert sind ist hier richtig Kann man am n chsten Tinderdate auch halb ironisch rezitieren.

  8. Henner Henner says:

    que dire de plus il me faut encore trouver 15 mots ne pas mettre entre toutes les mains, surtout celles irrigu es par des coeurs sensibles

  9. Charlie Star Charlie Star says:

    Brilliant classic and good book quality.

  10. Sebastian Sebastian says:

    As advertised, prompt delivery.

  11. Adana Washington Adana Washington says:

    I ve loved this story from the first time I read it in school Glad to finally have a copy of it.

  12. Frank Miller Frank Miller says:

    Savahe, brilliant

  13. musicguy92 musicguy92 says:

    I had to read this for a literature class, I will say it is very interesting I found it weird for him to make it sound like he was interested in eating children I didn t enjoy it because it s not something that I would consider an easy read or a recreational read.