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CliffsNotes: Melville's Moby Dick.

By: BALDWIN, Stanley P.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chicago: IDG Books, 2001. 0764586645:

Seller ID: 31277

ISBN: 0764586645

"...background information about the author, an introduction to the novel, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index." Pp.135. Pbk. VG. View more info

Melville. A Collection of Critical Essays.

By: CHASE, Richard.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Englewood: Prentice-Hall, 1962.:

Seller ID: 15227

Rep. "In this collection, the author has gathered the leading critical essays which stimulated and established the Melville revival". Pp 168. Pbk, creasing to cover. G+. View more info

Herman Melville: Research Opportunities and Dissertation Abstracts.

By: HAYASHI, Tetsumaro.(ed).:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Jefferson:McFarland & Co.,1987.:

Seller ID: 22313

1st ed. "The purpose of this reference book is to anthologize the available English-language dissertation abstracts on Herman Melville, to index them properly for the benefit of future doctoral candidates planning to write a dissertation,book, or essay on Melville, and to enlighten such scholars with an essay on 'Research Opportunities in Herman Melville'." Pp.12/482. Green cloth. VG+. View more info

Profiles in Literature. Herman Melville.

By: MAXWELL, D. E. S.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1968.:

Seller ID: 15157

2nd copy. Pp 101, pages slightly toned, loss to top corner of fep. P/b, minor toning to covers. G+. View more info

Profiles in Literature: Herman Melville.


Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1968.:

Seller ID: 15158

1st copy. " Professor Maxwell describes in this volume the development of Melville's art as a novelist, with particular reference to his depiction of character and his use of symbolism." Pp.101. P/b, slightly marked covers. G+. View more info

Hawthorne, Melville, and the American Character. A Looking-glass Business.

By: McWILLIAMS, John P., Jr.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1984.:

Seller ID: 20415

1st ed. "The writings of Hawthorne and Melville are studied in the context of their generation's assumptions about the character and direction of America." Pp. 11/261. Dark blue cloth, d/w has clear film protective wrap. VG/G+. View more info

Typee: Or, A Narrative Of A Four Months' Residence Among The Natives Of The Marquesas Islands; Or, A Peep At Polynesian Life.

By: MELVILLE, Herman .

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London: John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1847.:

Seller ID: 45878

2nd English edition, 4th issue. 8vo. 17cm x 12cm x 2.3cm. Ex library. pp.xvi/301, text clean and bright, no map after preliminaries. p.19 first line: "... Pomare ...". "The Story of Toby," a Sequel to "Typee" to pages 289-301. Library bookplate, pocket and ticket to inside front board, strengthening to inner hinges front and rear. Blue library binding, gilt title to spine. Scarce in this early edition. G+. View more info

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White Jacket. Or The World in a Man of War.

By: MELVILLE, Herman.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1923.:

Seller ID: 41591

White-Jacket; or, The World in a Man-of-War is the fifth book by American writer Herman Melville, originally published in London in 1850. The book is based on the author's fourteen months service in the United States Navy, aboard the frigate USS United States....The novel contains vivid descriptions of flogging, a brutal staple of 19th century naval discipline. Pp.374, the inside front board has an interesting wood-cut bookplate "Ex.Libris R.T.Gibbon" which shows a gibbon hanging from a tree and reaching up to pick an apple, another owner's name to inside front board, pages browning. ... View more info

Mardi. And A Voyage Thither.

By: MELVILLE, Herman.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1923.:

Seller ID: 41755

The Library Edition. Pp.xxiv/580, owner's name to front free endpaper, spotting and toning to endpapers, cracking to inner rear hinge but holding. Red cloth, rubbed, original paper title label to spine browned and worn. Good. View more info


By: ROSENBERRY, Edward H. [ Herman Melville ].:

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1979.:

Seller ID: 14854

1st ed. "The life and writings of one of America's greatest men of letters are examined in their historical context in this new study". Pp. 12/170, 4 illustrations. Blue cloth, illustrated d/w. VG/G+. View more info

Melville: The Ironic Diagram.

By: SEELYE, John.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Evanston:Northwestern University Press,1970.:

Seller ID: 15474

1st ed. Essays about Herman Melville's works. Pp.14/177. Black cloth, blue motif to front board. VG. View more info

Herman Melville's World of Whaling.

By: UJHAZY, Maria.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Budapest: Akademiai Kiado, 1982.:

Seller ID: 15624

1st ed. A penetrating analysis of the book 'Moby-Dick'. Pp. 195. Laminated boards. VG. View more info