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Gulliver's travels

Author: Jonathan Swift; Laurence Sterne
Publisher: Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, [1952] ©1952.
Series: Great books of the Western world, v. 36.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gulliver's Travels is Jonathan Swift's satirical masterpiece, the fantastic tale of the four voyages of Lemuel Gulliver, an English ship's surgeon. At first, he is shipwrecked in the land of Lilliput, where the alarmed residents are only six inches high. His second voyage takes him to the land of Brobdingnag, where the people are sixty feet high. Further adventures bring Gulliver to an island that floats in the sky  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Satire
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
Gulliver's travels.
Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, ©1952
(OCoLC)988844505
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Swift; Laurence Sterne
ISBN: 0852291639 9780852291634
OCLC Number: 916876
Description: xxi, 556 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Gulliver's travels / Jonathan Swift --
Tristam Shandy / Laurence Sterne.
Series Title: Great books of the Western world, v. 36.
Other Titles: Tristram Shandy
Responsibility: by Jonathan Swift. Tristram Shandy / by Laurence Sterne.

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Gulliver's Travels is Jonathan Swift's satirical masterpiece, the fantastic tale of the four voyages of Lemuel Gulliver, an English ship's surgeon. At first, he is shipwrecked in the land of Lilliput, where the alarmed residents are only six inches high. His second voyage takes him to the land of Brobdingnag, where the people are sixty feet high. Further adventures bring Gulliver to an island that floats in the sky and to a land where horses are endowed with reason and beasts are shaped like men.

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