Cover of: Selected Writings of Herman Melville | Herman Melville

About the Book

Contains:

Bartleby, the Scrivener
Encantadas or enchanted isles --
Isles at large --
Two side to a tortoise --
Rock Rodondo --Pisgah view from the rock --
Frigate, and ship flyaway --
Barrington isle and the buccaneers --
Charles's isle and the dog-king --
Norfolk isle and the Chola widow --
Hood's isle and the Hermit Oberlus --
Runaways, castaways, solitaries, grave-stones, etc --
Crowing of the Nobel Cock Beneventano --
Two temples --
Temple first --
Temple second - Poor man's pudding- Rich man's crumbs --
Paradise of bachelors --
Tartarus of maids --
Lightning-rod man --
Happy failure: a story of the river Hudson --
Fiddler --
Jimmy Rose --
Benito Cereno --
Bell-tower --
I and my chimney --
Apple-tree table or original spiritual manifestations --
Piazza --
Typee --
Story of Toby --
Billy Budd, Foretopman

Table of Contents

Bartleby --
Encantadas or enchanted isles --
Isles at large --
Two side to a tortoise --
Rock Rodondo --Pisgah view from the rock --
Frigate, and ship flyaway --
Barrington isle and the buccaneers --
Charles's isle and the dog-king --
Norfolk isle and the Chola widow --
Hood's isle and the Hermit Oberlus --
Runaways, castaways, solitaries, grave-stones, etc --
Crowing of the Nobel Cock Beneventano --
Two temples --
Temple first --
Temple second - Poor man's pudding- Rich man's crumbs --
Paradise of bachelors --
Tartarus of maids --
Lightning-rod man --
Happy failure: a story of the river Hudson --
Fiddler --
Jimmy Rose --
Benito Cereno --
Bell-tower --
I and my chimney --
Apple-tree table or original spiritual manifestations --
Piazza --
Typee --
Story of Toby --
Billy Budd, Foretopman.

Edition Notes

Series
The Modern library of the world's best books
Copyright Date
1952

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813.36
Library of Congress
PS2382 .M6

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
903 p.
Number of pages
903

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6096257M
Internet Archive
selectedwritings0000melv
LC Control Number
51014537
OCLC/WorldCat
440649355, 154668249
Library Thing
536784
Goodreads
41730
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