Dr. Read Gulliver's Travels and Jonathan Swift

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Jonathan Swift
This link brings you to 9 Biographical pieces and 22 Journal Articles on Jonathan Swift.
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Gulliver's Travels
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Gulliver's Travels

from Literary Reference Center
The Resources below are from the pages Dr. Read gave you from Questia Library

From Dr. Read's work paper p.1
Gulliver's Travels
by Jonathan Swift; Paul Turner
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Cambridge Companion to Jonathan Swift
by Christopher Fox
Librarian's tip: Chapter 12 "Gulliver's Travels and Later Writings"

Page 2 from Dr Read:

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The Mind and Art of Jonathan Swift
by Ricardo Quintana
Oxford University Press, 1955

Librarian's Tip: Book V "Gulliver's Travels" begins on p.287

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Overview (same link as The Mind and Art of Jonathan Swift)

Swift: an Introduction
By Ricardo Quintana
Oxford University Press, 1955
Librarian's tip: Chap.VII Llemuel Gulliver, World Traveller"

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Overview (same as Swift : an Introduction)

The Personality of Jonathan Swift
by Irvin Ehrenpreis
Methuen, 1958
Librarian's tip:Chapter 5 "Gulliver"

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(The same as the link for The personality of Jonathan Swift above)

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Utopian Imagination and 18th Century Fiction

By Christine Rees
Longman, 1996
Librarian's tip: Chapter 5 "Utopia and Satire: The Travels of Gulliver and Others

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Jonathan Swift: The Critical Heritage

By Kathleen Williams
Routledge, 1995
Librarian's tip: Includes Multiple Chapters on Gulliver's Travels

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Overview (same link as Jonathan Swift The Critical Heritage)

Slavery and Augustan Literature: Swift, Pope, Gay

By John Richardson
Routledge, 2003
Librarians tip: "Gulliver's Travels" begins on p.136

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Overview  (link is the same a Slavery and Augustan link above)

By Claire Colebrook
Routledge, 2004

Page 4 from Dr. Read
Librarian's tip: Information on Gulliver's Travels in "Swift and Unreason" begins on p. 80

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Overview  (same link as Irony above)

More Real Than Reality: The Fantastic in Irish Literature and the Arts

By Donald E. Morse
Greenwood Press, 1991
Librarian's Tip: Information on Gulliver's Travels in Swift and Fantasy begins on p. 193

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