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Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile

Author: Herman Melville; Harrison Hayford; Hershel Parker; G Thomas Tanselle; Henry Trumbull
Publisher: Evanston : Northwestern University Press ; Chicago : Newberry Library, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Northwestern-Newberry edView all editions and formats
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Unique among Melville's works, "Israel Potter"was the author's only historical novel, presuming to offer the life history of Revolutionary War figure Israel Potter--based on Potter's own obscure  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Israel Potter.
Evanston : Northwestern University Press ; Chicago : Newberry Library, 1982
(OCoLC)647109764
Named Person: Israel Potter; Israel Joseph Potter; Herman Melville; Israel Potter
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; Harrison Hayford; Hershel Parker; G Thomas Tanselle; Henry Trumbull
ISBN: 0810105527 9780810105522 0810105535 9780810105539
OCLC Number: 8576488
Notes: "Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter / by Henry Trumbull": pages 287-394.
Description: x, 395 pages, [5] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Includes a facsimile of: Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter, by Henry Trumbull. Providence: printed by H. Trumbull, 1824.
Responsibility: Herman Melville ; [edited by Harrison Hayford, Hershel Parker, G. Thomas Tanselle ; historical note by Walter E. Bezanson].

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