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The Resource Great short works of Herman Melville, edited with an introduction by Warner Berthoff

Great short works of Herman Melville, edited with an introduction by Warner Berthoff

Label
Great short works of Herman Melville
Title
Great short works of Herman Melville
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Warner Berthoff
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Billy Budd, Sailor and Bartleby, the Scrivener are two of the most revered shorter works of fiction in history. Here, they are collected along with 19 other stories in a beautifully redesigned collection that represents the best short work of an American master
Member of
Cataloging source
BKL
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1819-1891
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Melville, Herman
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2382
LC item number
.B47 2004
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Berthoff, Warner
Series statement
Perennial classics
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  • Sea stories
  • Short stories
Label
Great short works of Herman Melville, edited with an introduction by Warner Berthoff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 506-507)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The town-ho's story -- Bartleby, the scrivener : a story of Wall-Street -- Cock-a-doodle-doo! or, The crowing of the noble cock Beneventano -- The encantadas or Enchanted Isles -- The two temples -- Poor man's pudding and rich man's crumbs --The happy failure : a story of the river Hudson -- The lightning-rod man -- The fiddler -- The paradise of bachelors and the tartarus of maids -- The bell-tower -- Benito Cereno -- Jimmy Rose -- I and my chimney -- The 'Gees -- The apple-tree table, or Original spiritual manifestations -- The piazza -- The Marquis de Grandvin -- Three "Jack Gentian sketches" -- John Marr -- Daniel Orme -- Billy Budd, sailor
Control code
ocm54684965
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial classics editon.
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780060586546
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54684965
Label
Great short works of Herman Melville, edited with an introduction by Warner Berthoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 506-507)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The town-ho's story -- Bartleby, the scrivener : a story of Wall-Street -- Cock-a-doodle-doo! or, The crowing of the noble cock Beneventano -- The encantadas or Enchanted Isles -- The two temples -- Poor man's pudding and rich man's crumbs --The happy failure : a story of the river Hudson -- The lightning-rod man -- The fiddler -- The paradise of bachelors and the tartarus of maids -- The bell-tower -- Benito Cereno -- Jimmy Rose -- I and my chimney -- The 'Gees -- The apple-tree table, or Original spiritual manifestations -- The piazza -- The Marquis de Grandvin -- Three "Jack Gentian sketches" -- John Marr -- Daniel Orme -- Billy Budd, sailor
Control code
ocm54684965
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial classics editon.
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780060586546
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)54684965

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