Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of several Ships.
Place of Publication: London, England
Brunet V, 603; Herman Teerink, Bibliography of the Writings of Jonathan Swift (Philadelphia: 1963), nos. 289-91
Overall (each vol.): 19.2 x 12.6 x 2.5 cm (7 9/16 x 4 15/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with seven engravings
Not On View
(London: Benjamin Motte, 1726) Octavo, four parts in two volumes; [v. 1] 167 leaves, plus 3 plates; [v. 2] 184 ll., plus 4 pls.; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Leighton).
Frontispiece portrait of “Gulliver”; maps; symbols.
London: Benjamin Motte, 1726
Caroline Parker [signature on fol. A2r]; Henry Francis Redhead Yorke [bookplate]; Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922); his widow, by whom bequeathed to MFA, 1927.
Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis