The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville

The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville

by Robert S. Levine, Samuel Otter, Sterling Stuckey, John Bryant, Wyn Kelley
     
 

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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

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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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'Recommended for all libraries collecting materials on the seminal writers of nineteenth-century America.' Reference Reviews

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ISBN-13:
9780521554770
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/13/1998
Series:
Companions to Literature Series
Pages:
326
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

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