Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World.

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Children have taken Lilliput, Brobdingnag, and the Houyhnhnms as their own for several centuries: for them it is an imaginative and entertaining collection of travel voyages. The vague little maps, usually omitted from children's versions, add interest to this 18th c reprint. A nice special gift.

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21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World by Lemuel Gulliver, first a Surgeon then a Captain of Several Ships.
Swift, Jonathan.
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London: C. Bathurst in Fleet-Street, 1768/1751 in this Bathurst collected works/1726, amended 1735; recently recased in modern light brown calf spine with black title panel, 5 raised bands, date at foot; modern marbled endpapers and one new flyleaf, one original flyleaf, The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's Dublin, Volume II title page, Title page with Parts listed, The Publisher to the Reader, A Letter from Captain Gulliver to his Cousin Sympson, Contents, and the Travels in Four Parts, each part with map and illustration, two for Part III, making the original five maps of the first edition and a sketch of the 24-handled Laputan device for generating speculative thought, as well as four scenes later engraved by J. S. Müller (Johann Sebastien Müller); text block is 21.5 cm, binding is 22.5 cm tall; 410 pp.
Juvenile hardback
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; neat ink name "Oliver" on title page, small 1/4" margin spot, 369-373; otherwise clean and bright, no other marks or tears, no foxing, no evidence of moisture, paper is remarkably supple in the hand, thus pleasant to read. Recent leather rebinding in Fine condition, as new.
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21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
21596 Travels into Several Remote Nations (Gulliver's Travels) by Swift.
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