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The Resource Gulliver's travels : an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays, Edited by Robert A. Greenberg

Gulliver's travels : an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays, Edited by Robert A. Greenberg

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Gulliver's travels : an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays
Title
Gulliver's travels
Title remainder
an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Robert A. Greenberg
Title variation
Gullivers travels
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
Gullible ship's doctor Lemuel Gulliver experiences extraordinary travels, in which he goes through a series of apparently child-like fantasy worlds of tiny people and giants, floating islands and talking horses.
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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058370
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.S9765
  • PR3724.G7
LC item number
G117
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1150
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
Target audience
adult
Label
Gulliver's travels : an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays, Edited by Robert A. Greenberg
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Publication
Note
"Text ... is substantially that of Volume III of the Dublin edition of Swift's works, published in 1735 by George Faulkner."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 428-432
Contents
Text of Gulliver's travels -- Extracts from the correspondence of Swift, Pope, Gay, and Arbuthnot: Swift to Charles Ford (Jan. 19, 1724; Aug. 14, 1725) -- Swift to the Rev. Thomas Sheridan (Sept. 11, 1725) -- Swift to Alexander Pope (Sept. 29, 1725) -- Swift to Alexander Pope (Nov. 26, 1725) -- John Arbuthnot to Swift (Nov 5, 1726) -- Alexander Pope to Swift (Nov. 27, 1726) -- John Gay to Swift (Nov. 17, 1726) -- Swift to Mrs. Howard (Nov. 27, 1726) -- Swift to Alexander Pope (Nov. 27, 1726) -- Swift to L'Abbe des Fontaines (July, 1727) -- Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels: To Quinbus Flestrin, the man-mountain -- Lamentation of Glumdalclitch, for the loss of Grildrig -- To Mr. Lemuel Gulliver, the grateful address of the unhappy Houyhnhnms, now in slavery and bondage in England -- Mary Gulliver to Captain Lemuel Gulliver -- Words of the King of Brobdingnag, as he held Captain Gulliver between his finger and thumb for the inspection of the sages and learned men of the court -- Critical essays: Jonathan Swift / Louis A. Landa -- Outline of Gulliver's travels / Allan Bloom -- Pride of Lemuel Gulliver / Samuel Holt Monk -- Rationale of the fourth voyage / R.S. Crane -- Gulliver; the satirist on himself / W.B. Carnochan -- Swift; the metamorphosis of irony / A.E. Dyson -- Swift and Defoe / Nigel Dennis -- Evolution of Gulliver's character / John Lawlor -- Frality of Lemuel Gulliver / Paul Fussell, Jr. -- Sensory structure of the travels / G. Wilson Knight -- Swift and science, and the placing of book III / Bonamy Dobree -- Shadowy world of the third voyage / Kathleen Williams -- Satiric fiction / Edward W. Rosenheim, Jr. -- Gulliver's conversion amongst the Houyhnhmms / J. Middleton Murry -- Sense of tragedy in book IV / W.B.C. Watkins -- Houyhnhmms, the Yahoos, and the history of ideas / R.S. Crane -- Satire as betrayal / Henry W. Sams -- Gulliver and the gentle reader / C.J. Rawson -- Situation as satirical method / Ricardo Quintana -- Limitations of satire / Basil Willey -- Swift's negative irony / F.R. Leavis -- Aspects of Swift's prose / Herbert Davis
Control code
581648
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Rev.
Extent
x, xiv, 432 p.
Isbn
9780393099416
Lccn
78116116
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00089106
  • (OCoLC)89106
Label
Gulliver's travels : an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays, Edited by Robert A. Greenberg
Publication
Note
"Text ... is substantially that of Volume III of the Dublin edition of Swift's works, published in 1735 by George Faulkner."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 428-432
Contents
Text of Gulliver's travels -- Extracts from the correspondence of Swift, Pope, Gay, and Arbuthnot: Swift to Charles Ford (Jan. 19, 1724; Aug. 14, 1725) -- Swift to the Rev. Thomas Sheridan (Sept. 11, 1725) -- Swift to Alexander Pope (Sept. 29, 1725) -- Swift to Alexander Pope (Nov. 26, 1725) -- John Arbuthnot to Swift (Nov 5, 1726) -- Alexander Pope to Swift (Nov. 27, 1726) -- John Gay to Swift (Nov. 17, 1726) -- Swift to Mrs. Howard (Nov. 27, 1726) -- Swift to Alexander Pope (Nov. 27, 1726) -- Swift to L'Abbe des Fontaines (July, 1727) -- Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels: To Quinbus Flestrin, the man-mountain -- Lamentation of Glumdalclitch, for the loss of Grildrig -- To Mr. Lemuel Gulliver, the grateful address of the unhappy Houyhnhnms, now in slavery and bondage in England -- Mary Gulliver to Captain Lemuel Gulliver -- Words of the King of Brobdingnag, as he held Captain Gulliver between his finger and thumb for the inspection of the sages and learned men of the court -- Critical essays: Jonathan Swift / Louis A. Landa -- Outline of Gulliver's travels / Allan Bloom -- Pride of Lemuel Gulliver / Samuel Holt Monk -- Rationale of the fourth voyage / R.S. Crane -- Gulliver; the satirist on himself / W.B. Carnochan -- Swift; the metamorphosis of irony / A.E. Dyson -- Swift and Defoe / Nigel Dennis -- Evolution of Gulliver's character / John Lawlor -- Frality of Lemuel Gulliver / Paul Fussell, Jr. -- Sensory structure of the travels / G. Wilson Knight -- Swift and science, and the placing of book III / Bonamy Dobree -- Shadowy world of the third voyage / Kathleen Williams -- Satiric fiction / Edward W. Rosenheim, Jr. -- Gulliver's conversion amongst the Houyhnhmms / J. Middleton Murry -- Sense of tragedy in book IV / W.B.C. Watkins -- Houyhnhmms, the Yahoos, and the history of ideas / R.S. Crane -- Satire as betrayal / Henry W. Sams -- Gulliver and the gentle reader / C.J. Rawson -- Situation as satirical method / Ricardo Quintana -- Limitations of satire / Basil Willey -- Swift's negative irony / F.R. Leavis -- Aspects of Swift's prose / Herbert Davis
Control code
581648
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Rev.
Extent
x, xiv, 432 p.
Isbn
9780393099416
Lccn
78116116
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00089106
  • (OCoLC)89106

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