Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Regions of the World (Annotated)

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Amazon Digital Services LLC - KDP Print US, 2020 M06 30 - 180 páginas
Differentiated book- It has a historical context with research of the time-Gulliver's Travels into Several Remote Regions of the World by Jonathan Swift.The purpose of realizing this historical context is to approach the understanding of a historical epoch from the elements provided by the text. Hence the importance of placing the document in context. It is necessary to unravel what its author or authors have said, how it has been said, when, why and where, always relating it to its historical moment., is a 1726 prose satire by Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, satirizing both human nature and the literary subgenre of "tales of travelers". It is Swift's best-known complete work, and a classic of English literature. Swift claimed that he wrote Gulliver's Travels "to irritate the world rather than lead it astray."The book was an immediate success. English playwright John Gay commented: "It is read universally, from the cabinet council to the nursery." In 2015 Robert McCrum released his shortlist of the 100 Greatest Novels of All Time featuring Gulliver's Travels as "a satirical masterpiece."The journey begins with a short preamble in which Lemuel Gulliver gives a brief summary of his life and history before his travels.

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