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Selected Poems (Melville, Herman)

Herman Melville - Poetry - 2006 - 384 pages
While best known for such novels as his monumental Moby-Dick, Herman Melville was also an extraordinarily gifted poet. This is the most complete anthology of Melville’s poetry ...
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Melville's Poetry: Toward the Enlarged Heart: A Thematic Study of Three ...

Herman Melville, Aaron Kramer - Literary Criticism - 1972 - 146 pages
Defends the position of Melville as one of the most important poets of the 19th century, analyzing three of Melville's longest poems--each representative of a different era in ...
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Billy Budd, Sailor and Other Stories

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
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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
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White-jacket, Or, The World in a Man-of-war

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
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The Confidence-man: His Masquerade

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 ...
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Moby-Dick, Or, The Whale

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
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Moby Dick

Herman Melville, Lew Sayre Schwartz - Juvenile Fiction - 2002 - 48 pages
An illustrated adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel is accompanied by information about whales and the whaling village of New Bedford, Massachusetts.
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Herman Melville - Fiction - 1999 - 299 pages
The author's comic experiences in a South Seas setting has him working at odd jobs, viewing traditional rites and customs, and even contriving an audience with the Tahitian Queen.
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Great Short Works of Herman Melville

Herman Melville - Fiction - 2004 - 512 pages
Billy Budd, Sailor and Bartleby, the Scrivener are two of the most revered shorter works of fiction in history. Here, they are collected along with 19 other stories in a ...
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