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Typee : a peep at Polynesian life ; Omoo : a narrative of adventures in the South Seas ; Mardi, and a voyage thither

Author: Herman Melville; G Thomas Tanselle
Publisher: New York : Literary Classics of the United States : Distributed by the Viking Press, ©1982.
Series: Library of America, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"These three early novels are stirring romances of the South Seas; many of these fictional details resemble some of the events in Melville's own life in the early 1840s"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Sea fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Fictional autobiographies
Autobiographical fiction
Adventure fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Typee.
New York : Literary Classics of the United States : Distributed by the Viking Press, ©1982
(OCoLC)572422406
Online version:
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Typee.
New York : Literary Classics of the United States : Distributed by the Viking Press, ©1982
(OCoLC)605264310
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; G Thomas Tanselle
ISBN: 0940450003 9780940450004 0521262194 9780521262194
OCLC Number: 7924621
Notes: "G. Thomas Tanselle wrote the notes and chronology and selected the texts for this volume"--Preliminary p. [3].
Description: 1333 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Typee --
Omoo --
Mardi.
Series Title: Library of America, 1.
Other Titles: Omoo.
Mardi, and a voyage thither.
Responsibility: Herman Melville.
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"These three early novels are stirring romances of the South Seas; many of these fictional details resemble some of the events in Melville's own life in the early 1840s"--Jacket.

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