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EDINBURGH: Printed for G. HAMILTON, J. BALFOUR, & L.HUNTER
A VOYAGE TO LILLIPUT.
Chap. I. The author gives fome account of himself and far
mily, His firf inducements to travel. He is ship-wreck-
ed and swims for his life ; gets fafe on fbore in the coun-
try of Lilliput; is made a prisoner, apd carried up the
Chap. II. 'The Emperor of Lillipirt, attended by several of
the nobility, comes to see the author in his confinement.
The Emperor's person and habit described. Learned
men appointed to teach the author their language. He
gains favour by his mild disposition. His pockets are
searched, and his sword and pistols taken from hisn 20
Chap. Ils. The author diverts tbe Emperor and his nobility
of both sexes in a very uncommon manner. The di.
versions of the court of Lilliput described. The author
has his liberty granted him upon certain conditions 31
Chap. IV. Mildendo, the metropolis of Lilliput, described,
together with the Emperor's palace. A conversation be:
tween the author and a principal secretary concerning the
affairs of that empire. The author's offers to serve the
Emperor in his wars
Chap. y. The author, by an extraordinary stratagem, pre-
vents an invasion. A high title of honour is conferred
upon him. Ambassadors arrive from the Emperor of Ble.
fulcu, and fue for peace. The Empress's apartment on
fire by an accident; the author instrumental in saving the
rest of the palace.
Chap. VI. Of the inhabitants of Lilliput ; their learning,
Jaws, and customs, the manner of educating their chil-