Book 1, Chapter 1 Quotes I confess, I was often tempted, while they were passing backwards and forwards on my body, to seize forty or fifty of the first that came in my reach, and dash them against the ground. Gulliver's Travels By Jonathan Swift Gulliver's Travels THE PUBLISHER TO THE READER. As given in the original edition.
It goes without saying that Gulliver's Travels is known to the majority of children pertaining to western culture. People get acquainted with Gulliver in the brightest period of their lives, in their childhood, when everything is perceived through a joyful lens. In the classic fantasy Gulliver's Travels (or Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World) by Jonathan Swift, Gulliver's first voyage is to the land of the Lilliputians, a race of tiny people ... The abuse of power becomes a recurring theme throughout Gulliver's Travels.