The Cambridge companion to Herman Melville
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Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
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Central Adult Nonfiction
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The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville is intended to provide a critical introduction to Melville's work. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume, and provide a comprehensive overview of Melville's career. All of Melville's novels are discussed, as well as most of his poetry and short fiction. Written at a level both challenging and accessible, the volume provides fresh perspectives on an American author whose work continues to fascinate readers and stimulate new study.
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xix, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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English
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9780521555715 (pbk.), 0521554772 (hardback), 9780521554770 (hardback), 052155571X (pbk.)

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-298) and index.
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"The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville is intended to provide a critical introduction to Melville's work. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume and provide a comprehensive overview of Melville's career. All of Melville's novels are discussed, as well as most of his poetry and short fiction."--BOOK JACKET.
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(1998). The Cambridge companion to Herman Melville. Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press.

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1998. The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville. Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press.

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The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville. Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

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The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville. Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Print.

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