Pierre, or, The ambiguities ; Israel Potter: his fifty years of exile ; The piazza tales ; The confidence-man : his masquerade ; Uncollected prose ; Billy Budd, sailor : (an inside narrative)

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Literary Classics of the United States, 1984 - Fiction - 1478 pages
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Review: Pierre/Israel Potter/The Piazza Tales/The Confidence-Man/Tales/Billy Budd (Library of America #24)

User Review  - Michael Mallory - Goodreads

Oh, the stories are great, but what really tickles me about this volume is that in the real first edition, the author's name is spelled "Herman Meville" on the title page. Library of America pulled ... Read full review

Review: Pierre/Israel Potter/The Piazza Tales/The Confidence-Man/Tales/Billy Budd (Library of America #24)

User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

I had to read "Pierre," "The Confidence Man," and various other Melville short stories out of this volume. I really enjoyed some of the stories and I really didn't care for others. Overall, this just reinforced the fact that Moby Dick was Melville's peak and it was all downhill from there. Read full review

Contents

Pierre Just Emerging from His Teens
7
Love Delight and Alarm
28
The Presentiment and the Verification
54
Copyright

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