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Melville & his circle

the last years

by William B. Dillingham

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Friends and associates.,
    • Novelists, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesMelville and his circle
      StatementWilliam B. Dillingham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2386 .D55 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 213 p. :
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL964512M
      ISBN 100820318566
      LC Control Number96000767

      Throughout his career Melville enjoyed a rather higher estimation in Britain than in America. His older brother Gansevoort held a government position in London‚ and helped to launch Melville's career. With his third book‚ MARDI AND A VOYAGE THITHER ()‚ Melville decided to take distance to the expectations of his :// His book “Battle-Pieces,” though full of bitter fragments, has a final section dominated by idealistic nouns: common sense and Christian charity, patriotic passion, moderation, generosity of sentiment, benevolence, kindliness, freedom, sympathies, solicitude, amity, reciprocal respect, decency, peace, sincerity, faith. Melville was

        But not by Melville. As a Jack-Tar of 19, he sailed the New York-to-Liverpool circuit in , an experience he recalled ten years later in his novel “Redburn”. Herman Melville to Evert Duyckinck, Decem (L ) Sometime in the early s, the writer Maunsell B. Field and the illustrator Felix O. C. Darley visited Herman Melville at his home

        TYPEEModern readers typically know Herman Melville's (–) Typee (), if they know it at all, only as a modest first novel, certainly a lesser work compared to Moby-Dick (), Pierre (), or Billy Budd (written – and published posthumously in ). But Typee was not intended as a novel; Melville and his publishers represented it as a strictly factual ://   Moby-Dick; or, The Whale () is a book with a thousand-and-one keys, or a single key – “It is the image of the ungraspable phantom of life: and this is the key to it all,” says Ishmael/Melville in Chapter 1 – or no tes, Shakespeare, Rabelais, and Sterne—none of Melville’s precursors are more outrageous than his own monstrous ://


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