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Sep 21st, 2016 | By | Category: International

Of course, I knew Gulliver’s Travels, who didn’t? Our teacher in primary school used to read to us the tales of Gulliver in the land of Lilliput, though reading it for myself today, I realise that the version read to us must have been much edited, Swift’s more earthy references would have been kept from young ears (however, being country children, we would have probably have take delight that someone so polite could have made spoken as might adults in our own community).

Gulliver’s Travels for me was the story …