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GULLIVER'S TRAVELS
Classics

GULLIVER'S TRAVELS

by | Read by Neville Jason

Classics • 4 hrs. • Abridged • © 1726

Naxos follows its usual practice of punctuating the narrative with carefully chosen classical music segments appropriate to the mood of the particular part of the story. Neville Jason reads this classic satire, supposedly a travelogue to remote islands with bizarre inhabitants, with an intense British voice that is crisp and effective. This is a heavy abridgment of the original, with some choppiness in continuity. Everyone will recognize the Lilliputians and the giants of Brogdingnag; the airborne islanders and intelligent horses are less familiar. Abridger Daniel Eilon retains the story's essential core, and Jason captures the tone well. D.W. ©AudioFile, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPT 97]

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Formats

Retail pak • Naxos AudioBooks • 1996

CS ISBN 9626345772 $16.98 • Three cassettes

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