II. Swift's Dunces

Alexander Tupper

General Description

Date: 1848-1849
Genre: prose satire


◦ Coombs, James, ed. A Pre-Raphaelite Friendship: The Correspondence of William Holman Hunt and John Lucas Tupper (Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press, 1986).

Scholarly Commentary


This is the second of five parts of a satiric medley by John Tupper, Alexander Tupper, and George I. F. Tupper. The series is titled in general “Papers of The M. S. Society”. The first three parts were published in The Germ no. 3 and the other two in no. 4. Alexander Tupper wrote this second part.

Printing History

Printed in The Germ no. 3, pages 135-136.

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