Gulliver's Travels

by Jonathan Swift | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 1847490883 Global Overview for this book
Registered by hon-no-tomo of Dublin, Co. Dublin Ireland on 3/17/2023
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Journal Entry 1 by hon-no-tomo from Dublin, Co. Dublin Ireland on Friday, March 17, 2023
Gulliver's Travels describes the four voyages of Lemuel Gulliver, a ship's surgeon. In Lilliput he discovers a world in miniature; towering over the people and their city, he is able to view their society from the viewpoint of a god. However, in Brobdingnag, a land of giants, tiny Gulliver himself comes under observation, exhibited as a curiosity at markets and fairs. In Laputa, a flying island, he encounters a society of speculators and projectors who have lost all grip on everyday reality; while they plan and calculate, their country lies in ruins. Gulliver's final voyage takes him to the land of the Houyhnhnms, gentle horses whom he quickly comes to admire -

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