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REV. JONATHAN SWIFT, D.D.,
DEAN OF ST. PATRICK'S, DUBLIN.
ARRANGED BY THOMAS SHERIDAN, A. M.
NOTES, HISTORICAL AND CRITICAL.
A NEW EDITION, IN NINETEEN VOLUMES;
CORRECTED AND REVISED
BY JOHN NICHOLS, F.S.A. EDINBURGH AND PERTH.
PRINTED FOR J. JOHNSON,
J. NICHOLS, R. BALDWIN,
CHAP. IV. Mildendo, the metropolis of Lilliput, described,
together with the emperor's palace. A conversation be
tween the author and a principal secretary, concerning
the affairs of that empire. The author's offers to serve
the emperor in his wars
Chap. V. The author, by an extraordinary stratagem, pre-
vents an invasion. A high title of honour is conferred
upon him. Ambassadors arrive from the emperor of
Blefuscu and sue for peace. The empress's apartments
on fire by accident; the author instrumental in saving
the rest of the palace ,.