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Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism #0001: Gullivers Travels by Jonathan Swift

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Publisher Comments:

This work includes the complete authoritative text with biographical & historical contexts, critical history and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives.

Book News Annotation:

Presents the complete text of Gulliver's Travels, with five critical essays from theoretical perspectives such as feminism, the new historicism, deconstructionism, and psychoanalytic criticism. Features an introduction providing biographical and historical contexts for Swift's novel, and introductions to the history, principles, and practice of each critical perspective represented. Includes a survey of critical responses to the novel, and a glossary of critical and theoretical terms. No index.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This edition of Swift's classic novel presents the 1965 Herbert Davis Edition (based on the Faulkner Edition of 1735) along with five critical essays - newly commissioned or revised for a student audience - that read Gulliver's Travels from five contemporary critical perspectives. Each critical essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective and by a bibliography that promotes further exploration of that approach. In addition, the text and essays are complemented by an introduction providing biographical and historical contexts to Swift and Gulliver's Travels, a survey of critical responses to the novel since its initial publication, and a glossary of critical and theoretical terms.

Synopsis:

This edition of Swift's classic novel presents the 1965 Herbert Davis Edition (based on the Faulkner Edition of 1735) along with five critical essays — newly commissioned or revised for a student audience.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312102845
Editor:
Fox, Christopher
Author:
Fox, Christopher
Author:
Swift, Jonathan
Publisher:
Palgrave Us, Print Us
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Swift, jonathan, 1667-1745
Subject:
Satire, english
Subject:
Voyages, imaginary
Subject:
General Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Travelers
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Case Studies in Contemporary Criticism
Series Volume:
0001
Publication Date:
19941131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
496
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.50 in

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"Synopsis" by , This edition of Swift's classic novel presents the 1965 Herbert Davis Edition (based on the Faulkner Edition of 1735) along with five critical essays - newly commissioned or revised for a student audience - that read Gulliver's Travels from five contemporary critical perspectives. Each critical essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective and by a bibliography that promotes further exploration of that approach. In addition, the text and essays are complemented by an introduction providing biographical and historical contexts to Swift and Gulliver's Travels, a survey of critical responses to the novel since its initial publication, and a glossary of critical and theoretical terms.
"Synopsis" by , This edition of Swift's classic novel presents the 1965 Herbert Davis Edition (based on the Faulkner Edition of 1735) along with five critical essays — newly commissioned or revised for a student audience.
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