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The Resource Melville : his world and work, Andrew Delbanco

Melville : his world and work, Andrew Delbanco

Label
Melville : his world and work
Title
Melville
Title remainder
his world and work
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Delbanco
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life and career of American author Herman Melville, uncovering autobiographical elements in his diverse works, discussing the historical and cultural implications of his writing, and assessing his accomplishments as a writer
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
Biography type
individual biography
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156452
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Delbanco, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 813.3
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Melville, Herman
  • Novelists, American
  • Literature and society
  • Social problems in literature
Target audience
adult
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his world and work
Label
Melville : his world and work, Andrew Delbanco
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-388) and index
Contents
Melville: from his time to ours -- Childhood and youth -- Going native -- Becoming a writer -- Escape to New York -- Hunting the whale -- Captain America -- "Herman Melville crazy" -- Seeing too much -- The magazinist -- Adrift -- Season of death -- The quiet end
Control code
ocm57529795
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 415 p.
Isbn
9780375403149
Lccn
2005040919
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-3509
Label
Melville : his world and work, Andrew Delbanco
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-388) and index
Contents
Melville: from his time to ours -- Childhood and youth -- Going native -- Becoming a writer -- Escape to New York -- Hunting the whale -- Captain America -- "Herman Melville crazy" -- Seeing too much -- The magazinist -- Adrift -- Season of death -- The quiet end
Control code
ocm57529795
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 415 p.
Isbn
9780375403149
Lccn
2005040919
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-3509

Library Locations

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