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This classic story of high adventure, manic obsession and metaphysical speculation was Melville's masterpiece. This edition includes passages from Melville's correspondence with Nathaniel Hawthorne, in which the two discuss the philosophical depths of the novel's plot and imagery.

About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

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This classic story of high adventure, manic obsession and metaphysical speculation was Melville's masterpiece. This edition includes passages from Melville's correspondence with Nathaniel Hawthorne, in which the two discuss the philosophical depths of the novel's plot and imagery.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780199535729
Author:
Melville, Herman
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Editor:
Tanner, Tony
Author:
Tanner, Tony
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Whales
Subject:
Mentally ill
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Sea stories
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Literature/English | American Literature | 19th C
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Oxford World's Classics
Publication Date:
20080631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
656
Dimensions:
5 x 7.7 x 1.2 in 0.856 lb

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