Herman Melville - 2012 - 949 pages
This is the extended and annotated edition including an extensive biographical annotation about the author and his life Clarel: A Poem and Pilgrimage in the Holy Land is an ...
Herman Melville - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 259 pages
The entries collected in The Selected Poems of Herman Melville were chosen with literary consideration foremost, but poems of lesser regard also appear in the interest of ...
Herman Melville, Douglas Robillard - Poetry - 2000 - 349 pages
In this revised edition Douglas Robillard updates the scholarship on his poetry through the introduction and notes. It contains entire texts of Battle-Pieces, John Marr and ...
Herman Melville - Fiction - 1986 - 385 pages
Seven stories deal with a slave rebellion, an obstinate copyist, an accidental murder, a voyage to the Galapagos Islands, and a bachelors' dinner party
Herman Melville - Fiction - 1976 - 443 pages
The hardships of life at sea and the realities of distant cities provide young Redburn with a startling introduction to the world
Herman Melville - Fiction - 2000 - 441 pages
A nineteenth-century appeal to maintain a decent standard of food for sailors, to care for the sick, and to reduce the frequency of flogging in the navy
Herman Melville - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 361 pages
Male, female, deft, fraudulent, constantly shifting: which of the `masquerade' of passengers on the Mississippi steamboat Fidele is `the confidence man'? The central motif of ...
Herman Melville - Fiction - 1983 - 576 pages
The story of Captain Ahab's obssession with the great white whale that crippled him is presented in a specially designed edition