A Modest Proposal: For preventing the children of poor people in Ireland, from being a burden on their parents or country, and for making them beneficial to the public.

Google Play Public Domain

Narrated by Archie

21 min
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In this satirical essay, Jonathan Swift lays out an argument for poor Irish families to sell their children as food to the elite class. The essay mocks the dismissive attitude towards the poor and the British view of the Irish people.
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Publisher
Google Play Public Domain
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Published on
Jul 31, 2020
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Duration
21m 14s
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ISBN
9788834189764
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Language
English
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Genres
Humor / Form / Essays
Philosophy / Essays
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Eligible for Family Library

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