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The Resource Gulliver's travels : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Christopher Fox

Gulliver's travels : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Christopher Fox

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Gulliver's travels : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives
Title
Gulliver's travels
Title remainder
complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives
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Jonathan Swift ; edited by Christopher Fox
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Language
eng
Summary
  • This edition of Swift's classic novel presents the 1965 Herbert Davis Edition (based on the Faulkner Edition of 1735) along with five critical essays - newly commissioned or revised for a student audience - that read Gulliver's Travels from five contemporary critical perspectives. Each critical essay is accompanied by a succinct introduction to the history, principles, and practice of the critical perspective and by a bibliography that promotes further exploration of
  • That approach. In addition, the text and essays are complemented by an introduction providing biographical and historical contexts to Swift and Gulliver's Travels, a survey of critical responses to the novel since its initial publication, and a glossary of critical and theoretical terms
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DLC
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1667-1745
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Swift, Jonathan
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maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3724
LC item number
.G7 1995
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1948-
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Fox, Christopher
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  • Swift, Jonathan
  • Swift, Jonathan (1667-1745)
  • Swift, Jonathan
  • Swift, Jonathan
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Gulliver, Lemuel (Fictitious character)
  • Satire, English
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Travelers
  • Swift, jonathan-gulliver's travels
  • Satire anglaise
  • Voyages imaginaires
  • Text
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Gulliver's travels : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Christopher Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Gulliver's Travels: The Complete Text. Introduction: Biographical and Historical Contexts. The Complete Text -- pt. 2. Gulliver's Travels: A Case Study in Contemporary Criticism. A Critical History of Gulliver's Travels. Feminist Criticism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Feminist Criticism? Feminist Criticism: A Selected Bibliography. A Feminist Perspective: Gulliver's Malice: Gender and the Satiric Stance / Felicity A. Nussbaum. The New Historicism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is the New Historicism? The New Historicism: A Selected Bibliography. A New Historicist Perspective: History, Narrativity, and Swift's Project to "Mend the World" / Carole Fabricant. Deconstruction and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Deconstruction? Deconstruction: A Selected Bibliography. A Deconstructionist Perspective: Why the Houyhnhnms Don't Write: Swift, Satire, and the Fear of the Text / Terry Castle. Reader-Response Criticism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Reader-Response Criticism? Reader-Response Criticism: A Selected Bibliography. A Reader-Response Perspective: Performance as Response in Swift's Gulliver's Travels / Michael J. Conlon. Psychoanalytic Criticism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Psychoanalytic Criticism? Psychoanalytic Criticism: A Selected Bibliography. A Psychoanalytic Perspective: Violence and the Maternal: Swift, Psychoanalysis, and the 1720s / Carol Barash
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 480 pages
Isbn
9780312102845
Lccn
92075897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31794911
  • (OCoLC)ocm31794911
Label
Gulliver's travels : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives, Jonathan Swift ; edited by Christopher Fox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Gulliver's Travels: The Complete Text. Introduction: Biographical and Historical Contexts. The Complete Text -- pt. 2. Gulliver's Travels: A Case Study in Contemporary Criticism. A Critical History of Gulliver's Travels. Feminist Criticism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Feminist Criticism? Feminist Criticism: A Selected Bibliography. A Feminist Perspective: Gulliver's Malice: Gender and the Satiric Stance / Felicity A. Nussbaum. The New Historicism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is the New Historicism? The New Historicism: A Selected Bibliography. A New Historicist Perspective: History, Narrativity, and Swift's Project to "Mend the World" / Carole Fabricant. Deconstruction and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Deconstruction? Deconstruction: A Selected Bibliography. A Deconstructionist Perspective: Why the Houyhnhnms Don't Write: Swift, Satire, and the Fear of the Text / Terry Castle. Reader-Response Criticism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Reader-Response Criticism? Reader-Response Criticism: A Selected Bibliography. A Reader-Response Perspective: Performance as Response in Swift's Gulliver's Travels / Michael J. Conlon. Psychoanalytic Criticism and Gulliver's Travels. What Is Psychoanalytic Criticism? Psychoanalytic Criticism: A Selected Bibliography. A Psychoanalytic Perspective: Violence and the Maternal: Swift, Psychoanalysis, and the 1720s / Carol Barash
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 480 pages
Isbn
9780312102845
Lccn
92075897
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31794911
  • (OCoLC)ocm31794911

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