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Published by Philomel in New York .
Written in English

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  • Fantasy.

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An Englishman is shipwrecked in a land where the people are only six inches tall.

Edition Notes

Statementby Jonathan Swift ; illustrated by Gennady Spirin ; retold by Ann Keay Beneduce.
ContributionsSpirin, Gennadiĭ, ill., Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B43234 Gu 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1722705M
ISBN 100399220216
LC Control Number92026200

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