The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift/Volume 2/A Tale of a Tub, &c.

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A


TALE OF A TUB.


WRITTEN FOR THE

UNIVERSAL IMPROVEMENT

OF

MANKIND.

Diu multumque desideratim.





TO WHICH IS ADDED,

An Account of a Battle between the Ancient

and Modern Books in St. James's Library.


—— Juvatque novos decerpere flores,
Insignemque meo capiti petere inde coronam,
Unde prius nulli velarunt tempora Musæ.Lucret.





WITH THE AUTHOR'S APOLOGY;


AND

Explanatory Notes, by W. Wotton, B.D, and Others.