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Moby-Dick

Author: Herman Melville; John Bryant; Haskell S Springer
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Series: Longman critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thisedition reveals ... the first American edition just as Melville saw it into print, enhanced by a ... display of the revisions that Melville, his British editors, and twentieth-century scholars later made.... [Through this book] readers will be immersed in the personal, social, and cultural context of Melville's novel, his life, and his writing process. -Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Herman Melville
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; John Bryant; Haskell S Springer
OCLC Number: 228416846
Notes: Originally published: New York : Pearson/Longman, c2007.
Description: Sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Introduction: Moby-Dick as fluid text --
Longman critical edition of Moby-Dick --
Moby-Dick, or the whale --
Explanatory notes --
Making Moby-Dick: Revision narratives; List of in-text revision narratives; Changes not discussed; Textural emendations --
Melville's sources --
Glossary of nautical and whaling terms.
Series Title: Longman critical edition.
Responsibility: Herman Melville ; edited by John Bryant, Haskell Springer.

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Thisedition reveals ... the first American edition just as Melville saw it into print, enhanced by a ... display of the revisions that Melville, his British editors, and twentieth-century scholars later made.... [Through this book] readers will be immersed in the personal, social, and cultural context of Melville's novel, his life, and his writing process. -Back cover.

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