The Benefit Of Farting Explained

December 15, 2016|
The Benefit Of Farting Explained by JONATHAN SWIFT
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What is the nature, essence and definition of a fart? What are the consequences and disadvantages of suppressing one? Why is farting considered to be taboo? Swift''s The Benefit of Farting argues eloquently, in a forceful a posteriori fashion, that most of the distempers thought to affect the fairer sex are due to flatulences not adequately vented.

To complete the excursus into this venerable and age-old human activity, Charles James Fox''s Essay upon Wind provides a detailed analysis, classification and history of farting, peppered with wit and curious anecdotes about particularly eminent farters of the past.

Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) was an Anglo-Irish writer of prose, poetry, essays and political pamphlets, and is probably the best-known satirist in the English language. His novel Gulliver''s Travels is one of the landmarks of world literature.
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Title:The Benefit Of Farting Explained
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:120 pages, 6 X 4.51 X 0.4 in
Shipping dimensions:120 pages, 6 X 4.51 X 0.4 in
Published:December 15, 2016
Publisher:Bloomsbury USA
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781847496805

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