Part III, Chapters 7-9: Summary and Analysis
Governor of Glubbdubdrib: has ghosts for servants; acts as host to Gulliver; calls up spirits of famous historical figures at Gulliver’s request
Custom-House Officer: confines Gulliver in Luggnag
King of Luggnag: acts as Gulliver’s host; invites Gulliver to stay permanently, but he refuses
Gulliver travels to the port of Maldonada, to get a ship to Luggnag, a country which trades with Japan. There being no ship available for some time, Gulliver makes a side-trip to the small island of Glubbdubdrib, the island of sorcerers or magicians. The people are all magicians, and when Gulliver is received by the Governor of the island, he finds that, as...
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