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Gulliver"s travels. Edited with an introd. and notes by Louis A. Landa. by Jonathan Swift

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsLanda, Louis A., 1902- ed.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 258 p. facsim., maps. ;
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19806828M

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Jan 29,  · BOOK REVIEW: Gulliver’s Travels: jonathan Swift Lemuel Gulliver, a practical-minded Englishman trained as a surgeon takes to the seas when his business fails. His travels took place in the early ’s when England was discovering and claiming lands around the world. By. Times Reporter. The Body. Throughout Gulliver's Travels the narrator spends a great deal of time discussing the human body-going so far as to detail his own urination and defecation. In each of the various lands to which Gulliver travels, he comes face to face with excrement. In Lilliput he urinates on the queen's apartment to put out a fire; in Luggnagg the professors work to turn excrement back into the. Feb 27,  · Buy Gulliver's Travels (Wordsworth Classics) Reprint by Jonathan Swift (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Dec 26,  · Swift’s Satirical Technique in the Book IV of Gulliver’s Travels. The Book IV of Gulliver’s Travels is one of the most savage and terrible indictments of mankind. The clarity and force of Swift’s style are everywhere apparent.