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Gulliver's travels into several regions of the world / By Dean Swift.

Author/Creator:
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
Publication:
London : Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, [1865]
Format/Description:
Book
[4], xliii, [1], 352 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.
Edition:
New ed. / With explanatory notes and a life of the author, by John Francis Waller, illustrated by T. Morten.
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Subjects:
Gulliver, Lemuel (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Voyages, Imaginary -- Early works to 1800.
Travelers -- Fiction.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Text printed within decorative border. Illustrated initial at the beginning and engraved vignette at the end of every chapter. Copious engravings throughout text.
In four parts : Pt. I. A voyage to Lilliput. Pt. II. A voyage to Brobdingnag. Pt. III. A voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, Luggnagg, Glubbdubdrib, and Japan. Pt. IV. A voyage to the country of the Houyhnhnms.
Local notes:
Purchased for the Penn Libraries in 2009.
Penn Gulliver collection copy 1 has 'Gulliver's Travels illustrated' engraved on cover. Copy 2 has 'Gulliver's travels' and illustration engraved on cover. Copy 3 bound in marbled boards. Copy 4 has 'Gulliver's Travels illustrated' engraved on cover with illustrations.
Penn Gulliver Collection copy 1 imperfect: Life of Swift bound at end of book (p. v-xliii).
Penn Provenance:
Denison, Geoffrey (former owner)
Penn Chronology:
1865
Contributor:
Waller, John Francis, 1810-1894.
Geoffrey Denison Gulliver's Travels Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
2115181