Slavery and Augustan literature : Swift, Pope and Gay /

This book investigates slavery in the work of Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope and John Gay. These writers were connected with a Tory ministry, which attempted to increase the English share of the international slave trade.

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Main Author: Richardson, John.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London : Routledge, 2003.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:This book investigates slavery in the work of Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope and John Gay. These writers were connected with a Tory ministry, which attempted to increase the English share of the international slave trade.
Physical Description:1 online resource (224 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:0203495748
9780203495742