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The Resource Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Albert J. Rivero

Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Albert J. Rivero

Label
Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism
Title
Gulliver's travels
Title remainder
based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Swift ; edited by Albert J. Rivero
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The voyages of an Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, where people are six inches tall; Brobdingnag, a land of giants; and a country ruled by horses
Cataloging source
DLC
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1667-1745
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Swift, Jonathan
Dewey number
823/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3724.G8
LC item number
R58 2002
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rivero, Albert J.
Series statement
Norton critical edition
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  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Imaginary societies
  • Gulliver, Lemuel (Fictitious character)
  • Swift, Jonathan
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Satire, English
  • Travelers in literature
  • Travelers
Label
Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Albert J. Rivero
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 509-511)
Contents
ext of Gulliver's travels: Travels: Voyage to Lilliput -- Voyage to Brobdingnag -- Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, Glubbdubdrib, Luggnag and Japan -- Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnhnms -- Contexts: Advertisement -- Letter from Captain Gulliver, to his Cousin Sympson (A paragraph on Queen Anne)(The Lindalinian Rebellion) -- From Swift's correspondence -- Alexander Pope's poems on Gulliver's Travels -- Lilliputian ode on the engine with which Captain Gulliver extinguished the Flames of the Royal Palace -- Edmund Curll -- From observations, &c. Upon the travels of Lemuel Gulliver -- (The travels of Martinus Scriblerus) -- William Dampier -- From a new voyage round the world -- Samuel Sturmy -- From the Mariner's Magazine -- Francois Rabelais -- From Gargantua and Pantagruel, book 5, chapter 22 -- Robert Hooke -- Account of a dog dissected -- Criticism: Earl of Orrery -- (some remarks on Gulliver's Voyage to the Houyhnhnms) -- Sir Walter Scott -- (on Gulliver's Travels) -- Pat Rogers -- Gulliver's glasses -- Michael McKeon -- (Virtue and truth in Gulliver's Travels) -- J.A. Downie -- Political significance of Gulliver's Travels -- J. Paul Hunter -- Gulliver's Travels and the novel -- Laura Brown -- (reading race and gender in Gulliver's Travels) -- Douglas Lane Patey -- Swift's satire on "Science" and the sctructure of Gulliver's Travels -- Dennis Todd -- Hairy maid at the Harpsichord: Some speculations on the meaning of Gulliver's Travels -- Richard H. Rodino -- "Splendide Mendax": Authors, characters, and readers in Gulliver's Travels -- Irvin Ehrenpreis -- Show and tell in Gulliver's Travels -- Janine Barchas (Paratext of the Travels: Gulliver's many faces) -- Claude Rawson -- Gulliver and others: Reflections on Swift's "I" narrators -- Howard D. Weinbrot -- Swift, Horace and Virgil: Brave lies, dangerous horses, and truth -- Jonathan Swift: Chronology -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm47216332
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 511 p.
Isbn
9780393957242
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001041005
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)47216332
Label
Gulliver's travels : based on the 1726 text : contexts, criticism, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Albert J. Rivero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 509-511)
Contents
ext of Gulliver's travels: Travels: Voyage to Lilliput -- Voyage to Brobdingnag -- Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, Glubbdubdrib, Luggnag and Japan -- Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnhnms -- Contexts: Advertisement -- Letter from Captain Gulliver, to his Cousin Sympson (A paragraph on Queen Anne)(The Lindalinian Rebellion) -- From Swift's correspondence -- Alexander Pope's poems on Gulliver's Travels -- Lilliputian ode on the engine with which Captain Gulliver extinguished the Flames of the Royal Palace -- Edmund Curll -- From observations, &c. Upon the travels of Lemuel Gulliver -- (The travels of Martinus Scriblerus) -- William Dampier -- From a new voyage round the world -- Samuel Sturmy -- From the Mariner's Magazine -- Francois Rabelais -- From Gargantua and Pantagruel, book 5, chapter 22 -- Robert Hooke -- Account of a dog dissected -- Criticism: Earl of Orrery -- (some remarks on Gulliver's Voyage to the Houyhnhnms) -- Sir Walter Scott -- (on Gulliver's Travels) -- Pat Rogers -- Gulliver's glasses -- Michael McKeon -- (Virtue and truth in Gulliver's Travels) -- J.A. Downie -- Political significance of Gulliver's Travels -- J. Paul Hunter -- Gulliver's Travels and the novel -- Laura Brown -- (reading race and gender in Gulliver's Travels) -- Douglas Lane Patey -- Swift's satire on "Science" and the sctructure of Gulliver's Travels -- Dennis Todd -- Hairy maid at the Harpsichord: Some speculations on the meaning of Gulliver's Travels -- Richard H. Rodino -- "Splendide Mendax": Authors, characters, and readers in Gulliver's Travels -- Irvin Ehrenpreis -- Show and tell in Gulliver's Travels -- Janine Barchas (Paratext of the Travels: Gulliver's many faces) -- Claude Rawson -- Gulliver and others: Reflections on Swift's "I" narrators -- Howard D. Weinbrot -- Swift, Horace and Virgil: Brave lies, dangerous horses, and truth -- Jonathan Swift: Chronology -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm47216332
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 511 p.
Isbn
9780393957242
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001041005
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)47216332

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