This chapter discusses fable as a satirical form between the 1680s and the 1730s. It focuses on the work of three writers -- Aphra Behn, John Dryden, and Anne Finch -- contextualising their work in relation to contemporary politics and the history of fable.
|Title of host publication||The Oxford Handbook of Eighteenth-Century Satire|
|Place of Publication||Oxford|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Jul 2019|