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 Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World, in Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of Several Ships, better known simply as Gulliver'​s Travels (1726, amended 1735), is a novel by Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, that is both a satire on human nature and a parody of the "​travellers'​ tales" literary sub-genre. It is Swift'​s best known full-length work, and a classic of English literature. Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World, in Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of Several Ships, better known simply as Gulliver'​s Travels (1726, amended 1735), is a novel by Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, that is both a satire on human nature and a parody of the "​travellers'​ tales" literary sub-genre. It is Swift'​s best known full-length work, and a classic of English literature.
  
-Nowadays widely regarded ​as a children'​s ​book, it is actually a highly political and satirical work.+In it's time posing ​as a traveler'​s ​log, it is actually a highly political and satirical work
 +So much so, that is outright "in your face" yet there are people even today who still manage to write it off as a children'​s book.
  
  
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