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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift/Volume 13/From Jonathan Swift to George Faulkner - 1

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JUNE 29, 1733.


I DESIRE Mrs. Pilkington will deliver you the paper relating to Gulliver, which I left with her husband. For, since you intend to print a new edition of that book, I must tell you, that the English printer made several alterations which I much disapprove of, and cannot set them right without those papers.

If I am not mistaken, Mr. Pilkington hath an edition of Gulliver, where the true original copy is interleaved in manuscript; I desire I may also see that book. I am,

Your humble servant,