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Gullivers Travels

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Publisher Comments:

Shipwrecked castaway Lemuel Gulliver's encounters with the petty, diminutive Lilliputians, the crude giants of Brobdingnag, the abstracted scientists of Laputa, the philosophical Houyhnhnms, and the brutish Yahoos give him new, bitter insights into human behavior. Swift's fantastic and subversive book remains supremely relevant in our own age of distortion, hypocrisy, and irony.

Edited with an Introduction by Robert DeMaria, Jr.

About the Author

Jonathan Swift (1667-1745), a poet, satirist, and clergyman, published many satirical works, among them A Modest Proposal.

Robert DeMaria, Jr. is Henry Noble McCracken Professor of English at Vassar College. He has published widely on seventeenth- and eighteenth-century literature.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140437348
Introduction:
Foot, Michael
Editor:
Dixon, Peter
Author:
Chalker, John
Author:
DeMaria, Robert
Author:
Dixon, Peter
Author:
Swift, Jonathan
Author:
Foot, Michael
Publisher:
Penguin Classics
Location:
London
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Voyages, imaginary
Subject:
Utopias
Subject:
Satire
Subject:
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
Subject:
General Fiction
Series:
Penguin Classics
Series Volume:
18
Publication Date:
20011001
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
7.76x5.06x.65 in. .47 lbs.

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