Typee

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Echo Library, 2010 - Fiction - 232 pages
38 Reviews
First published in 1846, this was American writer, Melville's first book partly based on his actual experiences as a captive on Nuku Hiva (which he spelled as Nukuheva) in the South Pacific Marquesas Islands.

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Review: Typee, Omoo, Mardi

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Typee--adventure story only read because Melville did better later. Here are the basics: jumped ship on Pacific isle, horrendous idols, savage cannibals, and half-clad nymphs. Titillation and ... Read full review

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HERMAN MELVILLE (1819-1891) was an American sailor, author and lecturer.

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