Originally published in 1933. Author: R.C. Goffin, N. Language: English Keywords: Literature Six Short Biographies - John Milton, Jonathan Swift, David Hume, Lord macauley, Richard Cobden, R.L. Stevenson Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Obscure Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.