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|Title||:||Gulliver's Travels: Color Illustrated, Formatted for E-Readers (Unabridged Version)|
|Author||:||Jonathan Swift, Leonardo da Vinci|
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PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Gulliver's Travels: Color Illustrated, Formatted for E-Readers (Unabridged Version) How is this book unique b Formatted for E Readers Unabridged amp Original version b You will find it much more comfortable to read on your device app Easy on your eyes .
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Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World In Four Parts By Lemuel Gulliver First a Surgeon and then a Captain of Several Ships commonly known as Gulliver s Travels amended is a prose satire by Anglo Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift that is both a satire on human nature and a parody of the travellers tales literary subgenre It is Swift s best known full length work and a classic of English literature .
The book became popular as soon as it was published John Gay wrote in a letter to Swift that It is universally read from the cabinet council to the nursery Since then it has never been out of print .
Cavehill in Belfast is thought to have inspired part of book two of the novel Swift imagined that the mountain resembled the shape of a sleeping giant safeguarding the city .
The book begins with a short preamble in which Lemuel Gulliver in the style of books of the time gives a brief outline of his life and history before his voyages He enjoys travelling although it is that love of travel that is his downfall During his first voyage Gulliver is washed ashore after a shipwreck and finds himself a prisoner of a race of tiny people less than inches tall who are inhabitants of the island country of Lilliput After giving assurances of his good behaviour he is given a residence in Lilliput and becomes a favourite of the court From there the book follows Gulliver s observations on the Court of Lilliput He is also given the permission to roam around the city on a condition that he must not harm their subjects Gulliver assists the Lilliputians to subdue their neighbours the Blefuscudians by stealing their fleet However he refuses to reduce the island nation of Blefuscu to a province of Lilliput displeasing the King and the court Gulliver is charged with treason for among other crimes making water urination in the capital though he was putting out a fire and saving countless lives He is convicted and sentenced to be blinded but with the assistance of a kind friend he escapes to Blefuscu Here he spots and retrieves an abandoned boat and sails out to be rescued by a passing ship which safely takes him back home This book of the Travels is a topical political satire .