The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville
Robert Steven Levine, Robert S. Levine
Cambridge University Press, May 13, 1998 - Literary Criticism - 305 pages
The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville is intended to provide a critical introduction to Melville's work. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume, and provide a comprehensive overview of Melville's career. All of Melville's novels are discussed, as well as most of his poetry and short fiction. Written at a level both challenging and accessible, the volume provides fresh perspectives on an American author whose work continues to fascinate readers and stimulate new study.
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