Gulliver's Travels (Wordsworth Classics)
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of on 9/4/2013
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Journal Entry 1
from not specified, not specified not specified on Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Gulliver's Travels describes the four fantastic voyages of Lemuel Gulliver, a kindly ship's surgeon. Swift portrays him as an observer, a reporter, and a victim of circumstance. His travels take him to Lilliput where he is a giant observing tiny people. In Brobdingnag, the tables are reversed and he is the tiny person in a land of giants where he is exhibited as a curiosity at markets and fairs. The flying island of Laputa is the scene of his next voyage. The people plan and plot as their country lies in ruins. It is a world of illusion and distorted values. The fourth and final voyage takes him to the home of the Houyhnhnms, gentle horses who rule the land. He also encounters Yahoos, filthy bestial creatures who resemble humans.
09.2019: I'm currently not getting around to reading this and my bookshelves are way too full. So this one may travel to be found by others.
Journal Entry 2
Buurtbieb Buiten Gewoon, Savornin Lohmanlaan 71 in Groningen, Groningen Netherlands on Friday, September 06, 2019
Released 5 mos ago (9/6/2019 UTC) at Buurtbieb Buiten Gewoon, Savornin Lohmanlaan 71 in Groningen, Groningen Netherlands
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