Moby Dick (A Norton Critical Edition) / Edition 2

Moby Dick (A Norton Critical Edition) / Edition 2

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by Herman Melville
     
 

For this Sesquicentennial Norton Critical Edition, the Northwestern-Newberry text of Moby-Dick has been generously footnoted to include dozens of biographical discoveries, mainly from Hershel Parker's work on his two-volume biography of Melville.See more details below

Overview

For this Sesquicentennial Norton Critical Edition, the Northwestern-Newberry text of Moby-Dick has been generously footnoted to include dozens of biographical discoveries, mainly from Hershel Parker's work on his two-volume biography of Melville.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393972832
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Norton Critical Editions Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
752
Sales rank:
73,947
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Hershel Parker is a co-editor of The Norton Anthology of American Literature, and of the Norton Critical Edition of Melville’s The Confidence-Man and Moby Dick. He is co-editor of the multi-volume The Writings of Herman Melville (Northwestern-Newberry).

Harrison Hayford is co-editor of the multi-volume The Writings of Herman Melville (Northwestern-Newberry), and editor of the Library of America Melville, in addition to many other works.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
August 1, 1819
Date of Death:
September 28, 1891
Place of Birth:
New York, New York
Place of Death:
New York, New York
Education:
Attended the Albany Academy in Albany, New York, until age 15

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