Gulliver's Travels Author:Jonathan Swift Gulliver's Travels is Jonathan Swift's bitter and devastation satire, the fantastic tale of the four voyages of Lemuel Gulliver, an honest, blunt English ship's surgeon. His first voyage is to the land of Lilliput, where the people are only six inches high. His second, by contrast, to the land of Brobdingnag where the people are sixty feet high.... more » Further adventures bring Gulliver to an island that floats in the sky and to a land where horses are endowed with reason and beasts are shaped like men. A book that has rare merit of appealing to both very mature and the very young, Gulliver's Travels is a brilliant narrative - realistic, profound, terrible; a fascination fairy tale of marvelous travels; a model of English style and masterly prose.
with Foreword by Marcus Cunliffe, Thirty Illustrations by Charles Brock, and Five Maps of Gulliver's Journeys.« less