Swift and Cicero. The character of Verres

Author: Rogers, P.
Title: Swift and Cicero. The character of Verres
Review/Collection: "Quarterly Journal of Speech", LXI
Year edition: 1975
Pages: 71-75
Keywords: Éloquence - Eloquenza - Eloquence, Héritage - Fortuna - Legacy, Histoire - Storia - History, Politique - Politica - Politics
Description: Evaluation of Jonathan Swift's adaptation of Cicero, Against Verres, actio prima, for his attack, under the guise of Verres, on Thomas, first Earl of Wharton, who had governed Ireland from 1708 to 1710. The attack appears in The Examiner, November 10, 1710. [APh]
Link: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00335637509383270
Author initials: Rogers 1975