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Readings on Billy Budd

Author: Laura Marvel
Publisher: San Diego : Greenhaven Press, ©2003.
Series: Greenhaven Press literary companion to American literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book includes a biography of Herman Melville and seventeen critical essays on "Billy Budd," Melville's novel which was published posthumously.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Herman Melville; Herman Melville
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Marvel
ISBN: 0737704306 9780737704303 0737704292 9780737704297
OCLC Number: 49952068
Description: 186 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Facts and Fictions: The Man Who Wrote Billy Budd 15 --
Characters and Plot 33 --
Chapter 1 The Plot and Characters of Billy Budd --
Chapter 2 Competing Interpretations of Billy Budd --
Chapter 3 Themes in Billy Budd --
Appendix Nautical References in Billy Budd 167.
Series Title: Greenhaven Press literary companion to American literature.
Other Titles: Billy Budd
Responsibility: Laura Marvel, book editor.
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This book includes a biography of Herman Melville and seventeen critical essays on "Billy Budd," Melville's novel which was published posthumously.

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