The adventures of Captain Gulliver, in a voyage to Lilliput. From Ross's juvenile library
Bibliographic Citation:
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. The adventures of Captain Gulliver, in a voyage to Lilliput. Glasgow : J. Lumsden & Son, 1815.
Alternative Title:
Gulliver's travels. Selections
J. Lumsden & Son, 1815.
  • Written by Jonathan Swift.
  • First sentence: "Mr. Lemuel Gulliver was the third son of a gentleman in Nottinghamshire. "
  • Includes 12 woodcuts.
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections: frontispiece woodcut of Captain Gulliver; 12 half-page wood-cuts; brown wrappers; upper wrapper: From Ross's Juvenile Library; lower wrapper with woodcut of reversible picture of John Bull & A. Spaniard; 9.8 x 5.9 cms.; Lumsden - Roscoe & Brimmel - #45; Gumuchian - $1558; Osborne - p. 946; Hobby Horse Books. HoHo Kus, N.J. Feb/95 - $450.00; Aleph-Bet Books, Valley Cottage, N.Y. - '97 - $750.00.
Physical Description: and white, 11 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Travel and Adventure
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