Melville : his world and work / Andrew Delbanco
- Delbanco, Andrew, 1952-
- New York : Knopf, 
- Copyright Date:
- 1st ed.
- Physical Description:
- xxiii, 415 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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- Melville: from his time to ours -- Childhood and youth -- Going native -- Becoming a writer -- Escape to New York -- Hunting the whale -- Captain America -- "Herman Melville crazy" -- Seeing too much -- The magazinist -- Adrift -- Season of death -- The quiet end.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-386) and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Abington copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment Fund; 20056.
Schuylkill copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment; 20056
Dubois copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment Fund; 20056.
UP-PAT copy: Purchased with funds from the George and Barbara Kelly English Endowment for Library Support; 20067.
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