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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 January 2001
.... New York: Noonday, 1993 . 79 -124. Booth, James. “Myth, Metaphor, and Syntax in Soyinka's Poetry.” Research in African Literatures 17 . 1 ( 1986 ): 53 -72. “A Contemporary Source for the Yahoos in Gulliver's Travels.” Notes and Queries 243 [New Series] 1 ( 1998 ): 68 . Downie...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2014) 66 (2): 250–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... in Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels, Behn’s Oroo- noko, and Voltaire’s Zadig. Most notably, Aravamudan offers a fresh interpretation of Gulliv- er’s oversea voyages to unknown worlds. Having lived with the Houyhnhnms, a rational equine species, Gulliver recognizes himself as a filthy English Yahoo...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2008) 60 (2): 142–163.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., J. Douglas. Pierrot in Petrogad. The Commedia dell'Arte/Balagan in Twentieth-Century Russian Theatre and Drama . Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1993 . Clifford, James L. “Gulliver's Fourth Voyage. `Hard' and `Soft' Schools of Interpretation.” Quick Springs of Sense. Studies in the...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2016) 68 (4): 389–407.
Published: 01 December 2016
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2017) 69 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2017
... travel narrative in the Gulliver grain,” wherein The World is like the land of Lilliput and Still Life the land of Brobdingnag, and their “cinematic mediation begins to manifest globalization as both ‘time-space compression’ and ‘time-space distanciation’” (171). Li then indulges readers with a...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2000) 52 (4): 363–366.
Published: 01 September 2000
... REVIEWS/367 “Reading Gulliver’s Travels,” “On a Word in Wordsworth,” and others on Pater, Joyce, Yeats, and Cormac McCarthy. The distinction here, however, is one of degree rather than of kind; or perhaps it would be more accurate to say that the two kinds of essay describe two kinds of...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2000) 52 (4): 366–369.
Published: 01 September 2000
... “Three Ways of Reading”—titles that are clearly distinguished from those of the seven essays of Part 2, which concentrate on particular works and writers: “What Happens in Othello?” BOOK REVIEWS/367 “Reading Gulliver’s Travels,” “On a...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2000) 52 (4): 369–372.
Published: 01 September 2000
... REVIEWS/367 “Reading Gulliver’s Travels,” “On a Word in Wordsworth,” and others on Pater, Joyce, Yeats, and Cormac McCarthy. The distinction here, however, is one of degree rather than of kind; or perhaps it would be more accurate to say that the two kinds of essay describe two kinds of...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2000) 52 (4): 372–376.
Published: 01 September 2000
...?” BOOK REVIEWS/367 “Reading Gulliver’s Travels,” “On a Word in Wordsworth,” and others on Pater, Joyce, Yeats, and Cormac McCarthy. The distinction here, however, is one of degree rather than of kind; or perhaps it would be more accurate to say that the two kinds of essay describe two kinds...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2012) 64 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 March 2012
... ): 99 – 109 . Print . Serres Michel . The Birth of Physics . Ed. Webb David . Trans. Hawkes Jack . Manchester : Clinamen , 2000 . Print . Swift Jonathan . Gulliver's Travels . Ed. Turner Paul . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1986 . Print . Yates Frances...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 420–421.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Crusoe  and Mere Nature Delineated  to Swift’s fantasies of eugenics in Gulliver’s Travels (with short digressions on John Ray’s The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation, Plato, and Thomas More) to The Gentleman’s Compleat Jockey  and discussions by agricultural writers and...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 421–423.
Published: 01 September 2010
... eugenics in Gulliver’s Travels (with short digressions on John Ray’s The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation, Plato, and Thomas More) to The Gentleman’s Compleat Jockey  and discussions by agricultural writers and physiologists about cross-breeding to Maupertuis’s speculations on...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 423–426.
Published: 01 September 2010
... eugenics in Gulliver’s Travels (with short digressions on John Ray’s The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation, Plato, and Thomas More) to The Gentleman’s Compleat Jockey  and discussions by agricultural writers and physiologists about cross-breeding to Maupertuis’s speculations on...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 426–429.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Gulliver’s Travels (with short digressions on John Ray’s The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation, Plato, and Thomas More) to The Gentleman’s Compleat Jockey  and discussions by agricultural writers and physiologists about cross-breeding to Maupertuis’s speculations on heredity to...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 429–431.
Published: 01 September 2010
... eugenics in Gulliver’s Travels (with short digressions on John Ray’s The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation, Plato, and Thomas More) to The Gentleman’s Compleat Jockey  and discussions by agricultural writers and physiologists about cross-breeding to Maupertuis’s speculations on...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2017) 69 (3): 271–287.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... And this is hardly the only example of what we might call a singular affinity between the two literatures, a moment where they are revealed to have unique commonalities. In fact, there are many such pairs: the biting satire of Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels and Ignacy Krasicki’s Mikołaja...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2003) 55 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 January 2003