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Jonathan Swift, 1667-1745
A tale of a tub. Written for the universal improvement of mankind
The fifth edition: with the author’s apology and explanatory notes. By W. W--tt--n, B.D. and others.
London: Printed for John Nutt, 1710
black and white illustration of a clash of small armies in a library representing ancient and modern books fighting each other
Credit: Teerink PR3724.T3.1710