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Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
Book DescriptionShipwrecked and cast adrift, English surgeon Lemuel Gulliver wakes to find himself on Lilliput, an island inhabited by little people, whose height makes their quarrels over fashion and fame seem ridiculous. His subsequent encounters-with the crude giants of Brobdingnag, the philosophical Houyhnhnms, and the brutish Yahoos-give him new, bitter insights into human behavior. Jonathan Swift's savage satire views mankind in a distorted hall of mirrors as a diminished, magnified, and finally bestial species, presenting us with an uncompromising reflection of ourselves.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781400139026
(165mm x 172mm x 24mm)
Imprint: Tantor Media, Inc
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
Publish Date: 15-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Jonathan Swift
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745), an Irish author and journalist, is considered to have been the preeminent prose satirist in the English language. Known as Dublin's foremost citizen, Swift's most famous work is "Gulliver's Travels." A highly respected and enthusiastic audiobook narrator, David Case specialized in creating unique and interesting character voices.
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