M.K. University Bhavnagar.
Name: Joshi Tejasvi A
Roll No. 24
Paper No.02 Neo- Classical Literature
Topic:-Change in Gulliver Character of four Voyages.
Submitted To: M.K. University, Bhavnagar.
Department of English.
Change Gulliver Character in Four
Characters are central to the plot of any story, and
especially longer fiction. It is a little difficult to talk of
Gulliver as a full- fledged character in Gulliver’s
Travels. Gulliver who narrates his experiences
throughout the four parts of the novel.
First Voyage to Lilliput
His first voyage leaves him shipwrecked and alone in
Lilliput, a land where he is Giant compared to
everyone else. The people of the Island who are not
more than six inches tall.
Second Voyage to Brobdingnag
The second voyage begins in the ship called adventure
Brobdingnag is a Island of giant, where Gulliver is the
relative size of a Lilliputian. Gulliver, In the company
of the sailor, arrives at the cape of good hope where he
stays for some time before setting sail again.
Third Voyage to Laputa
In third voyage he is normal man.
The third voyage begins to discover the floating Island
of Laputa and its continental cities below in
Balnibarbi, he visits Luggnagg and Glubbdubdrib,
discovering secrets of past histories and cultures, and
the horrors of immortality.
Fourth voyage to Houyhnhnms
In forth voyage Gulliver become abnormal man.
On his forth and final journey, Gulliver is sprung upon the Houyhnhnms, a
ruling society of horses. Where people are the lower, inferior, slave- like
These inferiors-yahoos are dirty, detestable creatures who bear a striking
resemblance to Gulliver.
These four adventures change Gulliver forever, bringing him new perspectives on
the laws of humanity and stark commentary on the ways of European life. Gulliver
also learns languages of four Voyages.