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Critical companion to Herman Melville : a literary reference to his life and work

Author: Carl E Rollyson; Lisa Olson Paddock; April Gentry
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2007.
Series: Facts on File library of American literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a guide to the life and literary accomplishments of the American author, including analyses of the contents and characters of each of his works.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides, manuels, etc
Biography Handbooks, manuals, etc
Biographies Guides, manuels, etc
Named Person: Herman Melville; Herman Melville; Herman Melville
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carl E Rollyson; Lisa Olson Paddock; April Gentry
ISBN: 9780816064618 081606461X
OCLC Number: 62738553
Description: vi, 394 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm.
Contents: Biography --
Works A-Z --
Related people, places, publications, and topics.
Series Title: Facts on File library of American literature.
Other Titles: Herman Melville
Responsibility: Carl Rollyson, Lisa Paddock, and April Gentry.
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Examines the life and work of a writer who spent much of his career in obscurity. Herman Melville is known as one of America's greatest novelists, short story writers, and poets. This book includes  Read more...

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