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Complete Shorter Fiction

Written by Herman Melville, Introduction by John Updike
Hardcover, 528 pages
978-0-375-40068-1 (0-375-40068-0)
October 1997

Herman Melville (1819-91) brought as much genius to the smaller-scale literary forms as he did to the full-blown novel: his poems...

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Written by Herman Melville, Introduction by Larzer Ziff
Hardcover, 632 pages
978-0-679-40559-7 (0-679-40559-3)
November 1991


"As a revelation of human destiny it is too deep even for sorrow", was how D.H. Lawrence characterized MOBY-DICK. Published in...

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American 19th Century Literature

Written by Edgar Allan Poe, Henry James, Herman Melville, Mark Twain and Edith Wharton
978-0-307-70083-4 (0-307-70083-6)
December 2010

An extraordinary collection that features some of the most beloved stories in early American literature, ranging from tales of love and... Read More