- ISBN: 9788131809433
- Author: Jonathan Swift
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Contents Term I PART I
A VOYAGE TO LILLIPUT 1.
The author gives some account of himself and family. His first inducements to travel. He is shipwrecked, and swims for his life, gets safe on shore in the country of LILLIPUT, is made a prisoner, and carried up the country.
The Emperor of LILLIPUT, attended by several of the nobility, come to see the author in his confinement. The Emperor s person and habit described. Learned men appointed to teach the Author their language. He gains favour by his mild disposition. His pockets are searched, and his sword and pistols taken from him.
The author diverts the Emperor and his nobility of both sexes, in a very uncommon manner. The diversions of the court of LILLIPUT described. The author hath his liberty granted him upon certain conditions.
MILENDO the metropolis of LILLIPUT described, together with the Emperor s palace. A conversation between the author and a principal Secretary, concerning the affairs of that empire. The Author s offers to serve the Emperor in his wars.
The author, by an extraordinary stratagem, prevents an invasion. A high title of honour is